Melrose owns manufacturing and industrial businesses with leading market positions operating in a number of different geographical regions and sectors.


GKN Aerospace is a leading global multi-technology tier one supplier of airframe and engine structures, landing gear, specialist technologies and aftermarket services. Its technology influences the performance and efficiency of the world’s leading commercial and military aircraft.


GKN Automotive comprises the GKN ePowertrain and GKN Driveline businesses, both leading automotive driveline technology and systems engineers utilising their global footprint to design, develop, manufacture and integrate an extensive range of driveline technologies for over 90% of the world’s car manufacturers.

Powder Metallurgy

GKN Powder Metallurgy is the world’s largest provider of powder metal solutions and a global leader in both precision powder metal parts for the automotive and industrial sectors as well as the production of powder metal. 

Nortek Air & Security

Nortek Air & Security comprises the Global Heating Ventilation Air Conditioning business; the Air Quality and Home Solutions business; and the Security and Smart Technology business.  

Other Industrial

The Other Industrial division comprises Ergotron, a leading manufacturer and distributor of innovative ergonomic technology workstations; Brush, a market leading independent manufacturer of electricity generating equipment for the power generation, industrial, oil & gas and offshore sectors; GKN Off-Highway Powertrain, a leading supplier of engineered power transmission products, systems and service solutions to the world’s leading off highway and industrial equipment manufacturers; and GKN Wheels & Structures, a leading global manufacturer of off-highway wheels for the agricultural, construction, mining and industrial markets, as well as metallic structures for automotive and off-highway markets.