OTHER TYPES OF PROJECT
The following is an illustrative sample of other projects worked on by CSA consultants the experience from which adds to the breadth and depth of understanding that is able to be brought to bear on all CSA projects:
o Design and implementation of the in-flight autopilot and navigation systems for the Jaguar fighter aircraft.
o Design of the in-flight autopilot and navigation systems for the P1127 and P1154 (supersonic version) VTOL fighter aircraft.
o Design of the Strategic Level War Game for the MoD at West Byfleet.
o Design and implementation of Air Traffic Control Systems for the UK Civil Aviation Authority.
o Design and implementation of a secure financial transaction handling system for the SWIFT organization in Brussels, Belgium.
o TSR2 – The specification, design and implementation of the in-flight autopilot for a UK Tactical Strike and Reconnaissance aircraft, for the British Aircraft Corporation (BAC), Weybridge, Surrey.
o Vigilant - Mathematical modelling and design of the flight control and guidance computing systems, for the wire guided, Vigilant anti‑tank missile for the BAC.
o Blue Steel - Design of solid-state telemetry systems for the development program and flight trials of the Blue Steel air‑to‑ground stand‑off missile, for the BAC.
o Development of remote process control and monitoring systems for heavy industrial plant (including chemical by‑products), for British Steel.
o Mathematical modelling, design and implementation of the semi‑active homing systems used in the radar beam riding missiles Sea‑Slug, for the Sperry Gyroscope Co.
o Specification, design and implementation of the Sea Dart beam riding missile, for the Sperry Gyroscope Co.
o Research - Design of self‑adaptive target seeking control systems immersed in an environment contaminated by radar jitter, noise and target glint effects, for the Sperry Gyroscope Co.
o Design & development of the SPERRY 1412 digital computer, for the Sperry Gyroscope Co.
o BAC 1-11 – Specification, Design and implementation of the in-flight autopilot, auto‑approach, glideslope, autoflare and auto‑land systems, for Elliot Automation.
o VC 10 – Specification, Design and implementation of the in-flight autopilot, auto‑approach, glideslope, autoflare and auto‑land systems, for Elliot Automation.
o Concorde – Specification, Design and implementation of the in-flight auto autopilot, auto‑approach, glideslope, autoflare and auto‑land systems, for Elliot Automation.
o Design and development of general-purpose information retrieval packages FIND (tape based, serial search version) and PRIOR (disc based, random access version) with interactive communications languages, for ICL.
o Design and production of interactive data capture and database handling systems for the remote on‑line recording of the Divisional Level War Game, for the MoD at Fort Halstead.
o Development of a fingerprint recognition system, for the Home Office.
o Design and implementation of the Satellite Check‑out and Test (SCHAT) real time language and associated database, for the European Space Technology Centre, Holland.
o Design and production of a real‑time Interrupt Director and a general purpose Factory Fault Simulator package that was used to check out system hardware and software, for the textile industry.
o Specification and design of a very low power consumption, highly reliable, data logging sub‑system, radio communications link and data analysis sub‑system for an unattended, oceanic, data gathering buoy, for GEC.
o Design of an On‑Line/Real Time system to aid computation and payment of Sickness and Injury Benefits via a communications network linking over 500 local offices throughout the UK, for the DHSS.
o Design of the country‑wide interactive communications network for project CRISP, for the MoD, Bath.
o Study and definition of a new and cost effective approach to the proving and maintenance of Real Time software for both Air Defence and Avionics systems, via total synthetic representation, for the MoD.
o Design study for a new generation of computerised photo- typesetting systems, for a major Fleet Street company.
o Design study for a low-cost, highly reliable, multi-processor microcomputer intended, initially, for packet switching network applications, for the NPL.
o Study of the communications and processing loads in a proposed, national packet switching network in order that an appropriate computer centre strategy could be devised, for British Steel.
o Design of an on‑line information retrieval system that was destined to go live, at Heathrow Airport, for the British Airports Authority.
o Design and implementation of the software and database structures for a new, highly time critical, ship-borne, EW system and the selection and justification of the associated computer – project Isabel/Morthoe – for the MoD.
o Study of the required computer network architecture and facilities to control beer production at a new Heineken plant at Zoeterwoude, near Leiden, Holland.
o Design & development of a new approach to the structuring of real time software for Stored Program Controlled (SPC) telephone exchanges and of the associated special purpose digital computers, for Bell Telephone Manufacturing, Antwerp, Belgium.
o Design and implementation of a complete road traffic automation communication system, for the Belgian government.
o Design and implementation of the software of the complete sonar sensor and weapons control system for the submarine project SEA DRAGON, for the Dutch navy.
o Definition, design, and implementation of a methodology for the production of C3I simulators for naval combat situations, for the UK Admiralty Surface Weapons Establishment, Portsmouth,