Operational Solutions Ltd is awarded prestigious SME Creative Solution Award at Heathrow Supplier Awards 2023

Operational Solutions Ltd is awarded prestigious SME Creative Solution Award at Heathrow Supplier Awards 2023

Operational Solutions Ltd (OSL) is proud to announce its win at the Heathrow Supplier Awards 2023 – securing the SME Creative Solution Award for its work bolstering the counter-drone capabilities of Heathrow’s vast site.  

Presented during a gala dinner attended by more than 700 suppliers, specialists, and industry peers, the award was granted due to OSL’s ability to innovate and provide a complex drone detection and CUAS product at the 4th busiest airport in the world. 

OSL is delivering unparalleled solutions at the forefront of the CUAS industry, and believes that this award underscores their role as the exclusive supplier of cutting-edge drone detection and CUAS services at Heathrow Airport. 

The recognition comes after OSL’s continued demonstration of the impactful projects and initiatives undertaken in 2022 at Heathrow Airport. These initiatives included 24/7 drone detection monitoring, AI-enhanced CUAS cameras, and further advanced capabilities designed to aid responses to unauthorised drone flights. 

As the sole supplier of CUAS services, OSL will continue to play a role in safeguarding Heathrow Airport. With an award-winning approach that combines advanced technology with creative problem-solving, OSL remains committed to providing leading situational intelligence to counter potential drone threats. 

Head of Business Development Oana Muresan stated: 

“We are truly honoured to receive the Heathrow Supplier Award in the SME category for Creative Solutions! This recognition highlights our commitment to delivering cutting-edge drone detection and Counter-Unmanned Aircraft Systems (CUAS) services to Heathrow Airport.  

We take immense pride in our innovative approach, which combines advanced technology with creative problem-solving to ensure the safety and security of one of the world’s busiest airports. This award reaffirms our position as a trusted partner in the aviation industry and motivates us to continue providing unparalleled solutions.  

We are grateful to Heathrow Airport for their trust in our capabilities, and we look forward to our future joint projects and collaboration.” 

Speaking on behalf of Heathrow Airport, James Cowan said: 

“I applaud the tireless efforts of our colleagues at Heathrow and OSL who have brought this CUAS project to fruition. Their expertise, creativity, and commitment have been pivotal in shaping a comprehensive solution that aligns with our core values. 

As we move forward, I am confident that our CUAS project will not only set new industry standards but also reinforce our position as leaders in security innovation. Together, we will continue to redefine what is possible and contribute to a future where our airspace remains secure against emerging threats.” 

As a trusted partner in the aviation industry, OSL continues to deliver excellence in drone detection and security solutions. To learn more about their leading range of counter-drone solutions, and discover how to safeguard your specific site against evolving threats with a free discovery call.