Posts Tagged ‘Ministry of Defence’

CREST consortium to deliver surveillance research programme for MOD

A research programme entitled Communications and Cross-Cutting Electronic Surveillance (CCCES) will investigate novel technologies and techniques in support of future UK MOD Electronic Surveillance procurements. Following a competitive procurement the CREST consortium (Collaborative Research in Electronic Surveillance Technology) was chosen to deliver the CCCES programme, in close collaboration with Dstl.  CREST is led jointly by…

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Project CREOLE receives Ministerial Acquisition Award

QinetiQ are delighted to announce that Project CREOLE received a Ministerial Acquisition Award. As prime contractor, QinetiQ delivered full operational capability in August 2012, supporting the Joint & Battlefield Trainers, Simulations & Synthetic Environments (JBTSE) Project Team and Collective Training Group (CTG), Land Warfare Centre. The Award was made to the CREOLE Team which comprised…

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Alumet’s bomb shield withstands MoD’s explosive test

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Construction Company counters terrorism The Ministry of Defence subjected a bomb-proof lightweight walling system developed by a Warwickshire specialist construction company to a huge explosive blast, and found it not only withstood the explosion, but the dummies placed behind the strong façade remained unscathed. “The blast was enormous – a 220lb bomb exploded from 82…

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