Business model

Our business model highlights how we combine our advanced engineering value chain in global markets with our strong core competencies and clear values to deliver strong fi™nancial performance.

Our five strategic objectives

We aim to succeed in the long term by being selective and the best at what we do.

Leading in our chosen markets
Leading in our chosen markets
Leveraging a strong global presence
Leveraging a strong global presence
Differentiating ourselves through technology
Differentiating ourselves through technology
Driving operational excellence
Driving operational excellence
Sustaining above market growth
Sustaining above market growth

Our key strengths

Aerospace
Aerospace
A leading tier one supplier of aerostructures, engine products and systems, and electrical wiring systems to the global aerospace industry
Automotive
Automotive
The leading tier one supplier of automotive driveline systems and solutions to the world’s vehicle manufacturers
Industry know-how
identifying future technology requirements to deliver market-leading solutions
Engineering capability
investing in technology and developing and maintaining a diverse range of engineering talent
Strong customer relationships
delivering innovation and exceptional service to build and maintain strong relationships
By our people
providing a safe working environment; respecting rights; developing our people
As a business
building a high performance business supported by honest and proper conduct
In our world
protecting the environment; supporting communities; open communication

Our value chain

Designing new products and solutions
Designing new products and solutions
through investment in technology, together with an understanding of market trends and customer needs  
Winning new business
Winning new business
offering value through strong engineering capability, global footprint and innovative solutions  
Sourcing materials and products
Sourcing materials and products
a reliable source of key raw materials and components from a well developed, cost effective supply chain  
Applying lean manufacturing
Applying lean manufacturing
efficient and cost effective processes that add value throughout the manufacturing chain  
Delivering high quality products
Delivering high quality products
that meet customers’ needs  

Delivering strong financial results

Delivering strong financial results