Happy Easter from Grafton Technology, spring is finally upon us!
“If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome."
― Anne Bradstreet
New year, new job!
Happy New Year from all of the team at Grafton Technology! Best wishes for a 2018 filled with health, happiness, and spectacular success.
Event: 'London Space Week'
Location: Glaziers Hall, London
04/10/2017 - 05/10/2017
London Space Week (LSW) is one of Europe’s major business-to-business space events dedicated to space applications, launch vehicles, satellites and space-related technologies, with delegates including SMEs, investors, buyers and space agencies.
Grafton Technology Ltd is proudly sponsoring the third edition of London Space Week.
Workshop: 'Training Needs and Opportunities in the Space Sector'
Location: European Space Agency, Harwell
30/05/2017 - 01/06/2017
We are speaking at the 'Training Needs and Opportunities in the Space Sector' course held by Catena Space at the European Space Agency in Harwell.
The interactive workshop is being held to assess the need in the UK space sector for training to address the perceived skills gap.
Event: 'UK Space Conference 2017'
Location: Manchester, UK
30/05/2017 - 01/06/2017
Grafton Technology were delighted to attend the 2017 UK Space Conference - an event designed to bring together people and groups from within and outside the space community.
The conference is a 2 and a half day forum to discuss the changing political, economic and technological landscape impacting the UK space industry.
Visions and ideas for using space, its technology and satellite enabled-services to shape our future were exchanged, and discussions were held on how new knowledge and space-based capabilities can drive social and economic progress into the 2030s and beyond.
Attended by over 1,200 delegates, the UK Space Conference proved to be an unmissable forum for the UK and international space community, bringing together government, industry, academia, customers, suppliers, education providers, researchers and the financial community.
Two NASA Astronauts Begin Station Spacewalk
NASA Astronauts Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer began their spacewalk this morning at 7:20am EDT. Read more here.
The International Space Station spacewalk is planned to last about 2.5 hours.
Reaction engines began building test facility for hypersonic engine
Reaction Engines Ltd. has begun construction of a new engine test facility where it plans to undertake the first ground based demonstration of its revolutionary SABRE™ air-breathing rocket engine; a leading contender for the next generation of hypersonic flight and space access vehicles. Read more here.
Reaction engines began building test facility for hypersonic engine.
AFC Bournemouth vs Madrid Associate Shirt Sponsor
Thanks to AFC Bournemouth for a great day as Associate Shirt Sponsor. We were delighted to win the quiz & watch the AFCB performance!