Did Sweden's State-Run Defense Research Institute Break China Arms Embargo?

September 4, 2014 @ 02:39 PM

Swedish Defence Minister Karin Enström has demanded an explanation from the general director of the state-run FOI defence research institute, over an alleged weapon's co-operation with China, according to Radio Sweden."Sweden should not get around the weapon's embargo on China and therefore I have called on the general director to...

Post US, EU Sanctions, Russia Looks to China for Defence Components

August 28, 2014 @ 11:22 AM

China may supply components required for Russias defence industry following US and EU sanctions against Russia. Although Russia does not buy many weapons from foreign sources it does procure a lot of electronic and mechanical components to be used in its weapons systems

MBDA Installs French Munitions Demilitarization Facility

July 3, 2014 @ 10:04 AM

Antoine Bouvier, MBDAs Chief Executive Officer inaugurated Frances complex munitions demilitarization facility at MBDAs Bourges site in France reports

A-T Solutions To Provide IED-Training Support And Solutions

April 24, 2014 @ 10:46 AM

A-T Solutions Inc has won a contract to continue support for U.S

MBDA To Construct Demilitarization Facility By 2013

December 12, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

MBDA has recently announced its intention to build a demilitarization facility that will become operational by the end of 2013. The facility will be capable of dismantling annually 2,500 tonnes of various types of sensitive munitions, notably missiles

Russia To Pursue “Safe” Demilitarization Methods

October 23, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Russia plans to abandon the old technique of exploding old munitions starting in 2013, in favor of "safe" industrial technologies. “Our long-term cooperation with industry has finally paid off, and we are planning to abandon the disposal of munitions by explosion, especially at training grounds, starting in 2013,” Deputy Defense Minister Gen

Atlas North America To Provide Portable Naval Mine Removal Systems To U.S...

October 18, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

ATLAS North America (ATLAS NA) has been awarded a contract by the U.S Naval Surface Weapons Center to deliver the ATLAS Portable SeaFox(TM) Mine Neutralization Systems (PMNS)

Seafox Successfully Performs Unmanned Mine Counter Measure Missions

September 11, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

ATLAS North America’s Seafox mine neutralizing system was successful in performing unmanned mine counter measure missions during the Trident Warrior 2012 U.S

Tetra Tech To Air U.S Army’s Chemical Demilitarization Programs

August 31, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

The U.S Army has awarded five companies including Tetra Tech Inc a contract worth $489 million to provide program management and technical support for chemical weapons demilitarization programs at facilities across the United States

Mine Clearing Efforts To Begin In Burma

July 5, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Demining operations could soon start in Myanmar (Burma) which has one of the world's highest landmine casualty rates. Mine Advisory Group, or MAG International, a specialist demining agency, recently visited the country in order to study the humanitarian impact on landmines and exploded remnants of war

Demilitarization – A growing business opportunity

June 28, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

The clearing of land and sea mines, safe disposal of unexploded ordnance and other leftovers of wars and conflicts is a growing business. Global spending on mine clearing and other demilitarization activities has grown from $100 million in 1996 to $1 billion annually in recent years