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How Unmanned Bomb Disposal is Saving Lives

One of the biggest problems with explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) is the risk to the lives of the people carrying out the disposal operation.  Many heroic people have died over the years trying to make areas safe and reduce the risk to others.  But the development of technology and improved unmanned explosive ordnance disposal robots…
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The Effects of Landmines in North East Nigeria

Now in its ninth year, the conflict in North East Nigeria has developed into a major regional crisis. With fighting having spread into neighbouring areas of Cameroon, Chad and Niger, the Lake Chad basin has seen some of the world’s most intense conflict and large-scale displacement. This is exacerbating a protracted conflict and humanitarian emergency…
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Saudi Arabia Order for Armtrac 100-350 Mk2s

Armtrac Ltd is on contract to build 8 x A100-350 Mk2s for the Saudi Land Forces during 2018.  These machines are designed to clear unexploded ordnance (UXO) on unsafe routes & areas and Armtrac Ltd has 18 years of experience in building machines for demining and associated tasks such as Bomb Search & Detection and…
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Mine Clearance Equipment in Mine Action – Zimbabwe

For thousands of people in Zimbabwe, a common sight is a sign that reads ‘beware of the landmines’ which are posted close to their homes.  These landmines are a leftover from the Liberation War which took place in the 1970’s and saw thousands of kilometres of landmines laid along the border with Mozambique and Zambia.…
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