SES specialise in bespoke fabric applications and associated contract manufacturing including the design, development and manufacture of fabric components associated with ejection seats and survival products. Providing end to end solutions to meet exacting needs, our skills have enabled us to fulfil a number of manufacturing contracts related to personal safety and aviation.

Textile manufacturing for aviation

In conjunction with our CAA accreditation and alongside contracts in ejection seat overhaul and servicing, we manufacture a variety of the seat fabric components from drogues, restraint harnesses, leg garters, leg lines as well as associated parachute components, such as back and comfort pads, all to British Standards ISO and military standards.

Total solutions from design, manufacture & service

Our in-house team have a wealth of experience gained from the Royal Air Force and commercial industry as well as specialised machinists they have expertise in working to technical drawings using technical fabrics and specialist materials and webbing. This expertise alongside in-house design skills, lends us to be a highly trusted, textile manufacturing partner.

Contract Manufacturing

With contract manufacturing projects involving survival platforms, drogue parachutes, customised safety harnesses, simulator seat remanufacture, stowage bags for survival equipment, SES are fully equipped to meet your exacting needs.  We specialise in highly compact stowage solutions for survival equipment for life rafts and rescue stretchers and have developed our own product lines.  So compact and lightweight in fact, that they can be drone deployed.

Capability & flexibility to meet your customisation needs

Over the years, as a business we have evolved considerably, now with advanced machinery and specialist teams we are able to fulfil such customisation, meeting the desired requirements of our customers and markets. Possessing the capability and flexibility to meet the varying demands of both industry and the individual, we can accommodate not only large production runs and the manufacture of standardized items, but also bespoke requests requiring specialist knowledge and materials. Our technological innovation, flexible lead times and an emphasis on customer satisfaction as well as continuing support and advice have helped to establish our world-wide reputation as experts in our field.

To discuss your customised contract requirements please contact us on tel: 01666 508081 or refer to