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Level Five joins the UK’s first pan-defence and security cluster

South West Regional Defence and Security Cluster logo

Level Five Supplies has been appointed as a full member of the South West Regional Defence Cluster, the UK’s first organisation of its kind.

Impacting job creation, innovation, safety and security

“Working with world-class organisations in the South West, in addition to serving their needs for robotics and sensing, means that we can make an impact on not just local job creation and innovation, but also on safety and security of the UK,” said Alex Lawrence-Berkeley, CEO of Level Five Supplies

“Our breadth of products and expertise in supporting R&D departments of fellow members, from the region’s universities to prime contractors at the forefront of defence and security, is proof of our ability to develop and grow as a young company, and local customers in this sector will add to our established customers around Europe and the Rest of the World.”

Inspired Flight IF750 flying at night
Inspired Flight drones offer tactical grade encrypted data transmission and an open-source stack (PX4) enabling prototyping new payloads, mission control and innovation in drone applications.

Improving access to funding, commercial activity and collaborative research

The South West Regional Defence and Security Cluster has been launched to increase the UK’s commercial competitiveness in a vibrant and innovative sector and is backed by the UK government and its core suppliers to reduce barriers to funding, commercial activity and collaborative research. Additional clusters are expected to develop in other nations and regions over the coming years.

Between mobile robotic platforms, such as Clearpath Robotics, autonomous-capable drone platforms to vehicle sensors, survey systems and digital high-resolution LiDARLevel Five Supplies maintains and sells a variety of products and technologies which can make a positive impact on future capability for a wide range of tasks.

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