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Chemring Technology Solutions

Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) and Bomb Disposal Systems

Email Address
Ordnance House, Blackhill Road,
Holton Heath,
Poole, Dorset,
BH16 6LW,
United Kingdom

Chemring EOD Limited designs, manufactures and supplies solutions worldwide to the Defence, Security and Police markets. Products have been developed for Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD), Improvised Explosive Device Disposal (IEDD), Counter IED (C-IED), Chemical Biological Radioactive Nuclear Explosive (CBRNe), Unexploded Ordnance (UXO), Search, Special Forces and Tactical sectors. In addition Chemring also provides Security Systems for Facilities Protection and the protection of major events. Chemring EOD continues to provide solutions where high quality, performance, reliability and safety of use are without compromise.

Internationally renowned products include:

Initiation Systems / Exploders

  • Hard Wire Exploders (Shrike, Mini Shrike)
  • Radio Frequency Initiators (BREACH, TABS)
  • Programmable Delay Fuzes
  • IEDD Recoilless Disruptors (RE70 M3+, RE12g Mini, RE50-28) & waterjet Disruptors (Pigstick, Hotrod)
  • De Armers and Rocket Wrenches
  • Specialist Weapon Carriers for ROV

Chemring also provides essential accessories such as Back Packs, Firing Cable Drums, Mine Prodders, specialist tools for the EOD/IEDD/UXO operator including nonmagnetic tools and specialized equipment for buried ordnance.

Chemring EOD products are designed to meet exacting military and international standards, providing the operator with the confidence of use and performance. Through Life and Integrated Logistic Support is provided, from the initial enquiry to the ultimate life of the in-service product. Such support includes, but is not limited to:

Operator uses Mine Prodder for closer inspection of suspect Device
ROV approaches suspect VBIED with Weapon Carrier and Disruptor mount for shot
Operator sets up a Disruptor RE70 M3+
The RF Initiators available include BREACH and TABS (shown here)
VehicleScan MOBILE system - used for under vehicle surveillance
  • Training/installation, both post sales and periodic (user and maintenance)
  • Consultancy
  • Spares supply service
  • Repair and refurbishment
  • Developments, upgrade and enhancements to current technology available

ROV Integration Packages

Chemring EOD design, manufacture and supply bespoke mounted solutions for the majority of ROV’s. Chemring EOD are proud to be working with many key manufacturers within this market to provide a complete C-IED mount onto ROV’s. We are proud to have worked with many of the leading ROV manufacturers which includes: Remotec (Northrop Grumman), Foster Miller (QinetiQ), Telerob, iRobot, ARA, PIAP, Allen Vanguard and TBM.

We have worked with a number of ROV manufacturers which include:

  • Foster-Miller (QinetiQ) – Talon, Dragon Runner and Bobcats
  • Applied Research Associates (ARA) – Pointman ROV
  • Telerob – tEODor, TeleMax
  • iRobot – Pacbot can be integrated with any size of Disruptor that we offer
  • Remotec (Northrop Grumman) – Wheelbarrow

Additional capability options:

  • The Remotely Activated Injector Kit (RAIK) can also be integrated for a liquid Nitrogen option
  • Where no inherent firing capability exists our BREACH can be used as the RF firing system

SECURITY: VehicleScan – Under Vehicle Surveillance Systems

VehicleScan works by carrying out a visual inspection of the underside of the vehicle to produce a High Definition image to highlight areas of concern. This could include Improvised Explosive Devices, concealed weapons, drugs, contraband and even concealed people. Formally known as CUVSS, VehicleScan offers an enhanced imaging capability as well as an improved Graphical User Interface for its users. The precursor to VehicleScan, CUVSS is already in service with a number of organizations throughout the world. As reference it has been used as a Security measure at the 2010 Soccer World Cup, Beijing Olympics, G20 and International Summits as well as the protection of key Government Buildings and installations.

Counter Threat Solutions

Chemring EOD delivers a comprehensive range of counter threat solutions to protect people and assets in both military and civil environments worldwide.

710 Kobra Multi-Mission Robot

The 710 Kobra is a heavy-duty, multi-mission robot designed by American robot maker iRobot Defense & Security (now Endeavor Robotic Holdings) to provide increased safety and mission effectiveness for soldiers, first responders and security personnel.

Chemring EOD Announces MOD Contract

Chemring EOD Ltd are delighted to announce the award of an extension to the long-term enabling contract with the UK Ministry of Defence, to provide equipment and spares to support counter IED and explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) operations.

19 June 2012

Chemring EOD Unveils the Latest VehicleScan Technology

The latest in under vehicle surveillance technology has been unveiled by Chemring EOD as it launched a high-tech, user-friendly upgrade to its increasingly sought after VehicleScan surveillance system, developed for the defence and security sectors.

9 November 2011

Chemring EOD Launches New Initiation Products

Chemring EOD has launched two new initiation products. Based in Poole, Chemring EOD delivers a comprehensive range of counter threat solutions to protect people and assets in both military and civil environments.

19 October 2011

Chemring EOD Provides Support to Pan American Games in Mexico

Chemring EOD is delighted to announce that they have won a significant contract to provide a number of their VehicleScan systems to Mexico in support of the 2011 Pan American Games. VehicleScan is an under vehicle surveillance system providing a safe and effective method for impoving security at

24 August 2011

Chemring EOD Nominated for a Counter Terrorism and Specialist Security Award

Chemring EOD was honoured to be nominated for a Counter Terrorism and Specialist Security (CTSS) Award. The award ceremony and gala dinner took place at the Royal Garden Hotel, Kensington, London. Chemring EOD supply defence and security customers worldwide by working with an experienced

9 August 2011

Chemring Group at DSEi 2011

Chemring Group will attend DSEi 2011 at ExCel London from 13–16 September. Chemring invites you and your colleagues to visit us on stand S3-134, where our representatives will be pleased to discuss any requirements you may have.

8 August 2011

Chemring EOD Attends HOSDB 2011 Exhibition

Chemring EOD will be exhibiting VehicleScan at the Home Office Scientific Development Branch (HOSDB) 2011 exhibition from 22-24 March 2011. Please take time to visit us on stands E58 and E59 to view a sample range of our security and C-IED products. Our experienced staff are there to ta

21 March 2011

Chemring Technology Solutions

Ordnance House, Blackhill Road
Holton Heath
Poole, Dorset
BH16 6LW
United Kingdom

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