Category Archives: minefield clearance

minefield clearance equipment design and manufacture

Prince Harry wants a Landmine free world by 2025

Prince Harry has recently been raising awareness about the dangers of Landmines through the charity that was set up for this late mother "HALO". During an event to mark International Mine Awareness Day on Tuesday 4th April, Prince Harry gave a speech at Kensington Palace in which he stated the following goal: "I would like…
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Landmine Clearance Equipment

Armtrac's range of landmine clearance equipment Amtrac Strimmer The Armtrac Strimmer has a bespoke design which allows it to reach difficult areas that even some of our other machines can’t get to. As with our other machinery, the Strimmer is armoured so that it is able to withstand the blast from an unplanned anti-tank mine…
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The need for landmine clearance equipment in the modern world

The History of the World at War was in the news recently as the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of the Somme was commemorated on the 15th September 2016. The news item told us that a top secret area in Suffolk was used as a tank training ground. You can see the full article on…
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How Armtrac Ltd Helps In the Disposal of Landmines

Why use landmine clearing equipment? Let's look at the bigger picture. What Is A Landmine? A landmine is an explosive device which is emplaced either on the surface or just underneath the surface of the ground to kill, destroy, or incapacitate enemy personnel and/or equipment. It is typically triggered when pressure is applied to it by…
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