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Armtrac Limited is a privately owned explosive ordnance disposal company. We manufacture and also offer training for demining equipment.

Is There Better Value For Money Mehanical Equipment For The Clearance Of Explosive Ordnance?

There are many factors that influence the methodology of clearance of explosive ordnance adopted by NGOs and Commercial Demining Companies when planning land release operations. These range from topography, terrain and environment to the expected threat type, time constraints and indeed the likely funding available. In commercial operations the contract is also providing a number…
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Career Choices – The Bomb Disposal Technician For Explosive Ordnance Disposal

If you have strong nerves and the desire to help people in situations that many others cannot, then the work of a bomb disposal technician for explosive ordnance disposal may be the one job for you.  There are various paths into this career including through the military and also through law enforcement in other countries…
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How The Demining Machine Has Changed Demining Around The World

The process of demining or mine clearance is one used around the world to detect and remove mines and unexploded ordnance most often buried beneath the ground.  Generally, it falls into two categories – military and humanitarian.  Both types have benefited greatly from the development of new demining machine equipment that helps improve safety and…
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Demining, Demining Machines And Why They Are Important

FACTS ABOUT MINES: One person is injured by a landmine every twenty minutes in Africa. Four children under the age of sixteen die every day In Afghanistan. In Angola, buried landmines cover an area 420,000 square kilometres, which is bigger than Japan. The first land mine usage is recorded in 1277 when the Chinese detonated…
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