Armed Forces Minister visits East Africa to coordinate security support for Somalia

The Armed Forces Minister has visited key defence partners in East Africa to discuss joint efforts to promote regional stability and build security in Somalia. James Heappey visited Somalia, where the UK is working with allies from across East Africa to help the Somali state take over responsibility for security from international forces. The UK provides pre-deployment training for African...

JEMMA – Contracts Finder Early Engagement Update 11 May 22 – Early Engagement

Type of document: Contract Notice Country: United Kingdom 1. Title: JEMMA – Contracts Finder Early Engagement Update 11 May 22 2. Awarding Authority: Ministry of Defence SCIS, Defence Equipment and Support, NH3, #4342, Elm 3b, Abbey Wood Bristol England BS34 8JH Contact: Nick Clarke Email: Nick.Clarke425@mod.gov.uk Phone: URL: 3. Contract Type: 4. Description: 1. Description Please note that the JEMMA...

Reopening of Framework for Engineering Training Lots 1 to 8 – Early Engagement

Type of document: Contract Notice Country: United Kingdom 1. Title: Reopening of Framework for Engineering Training Lots 1 to 8 2. Awarding Authority: Ministry of Defence MOD Abbey Wood, DE&S, NH1 #1261, Spruce 2B Bristol England BS34 8JH Contact: Kirsty Tarling Email: Kirsty.Tarling100@mod.gov.uk Phone: URL: 3. Contract Type: 4. Description: DE&S wishes to reopen Lots 1 to 8 of the...

Market Awareness Event – Provision of online standards, databases and publications – Early Engagement

Type of document: Contract Notice Country: United Kingdom 1. Title: Market Awareness Event – Provision of online standards, databases and publications 2. Awarding Authority: Ministry of Defence NH1 Spruce 3B, Abbey Wood Bristol England BS34 8JH Contact: Email: stacey.stone103@mod.gov.uk Phone: URL: www.mod.gov.uk 3. Contract Type: 4. Description: The MoD is inviting all interested suppliers to attend a Market Awareness event...

News story: Countering IEDs with novel electronic technologies

DASA has launched a new Innovation Focus Area (IFA) called Countering IEDs by Novel Technology and Techniques. Seeking novel electronic technologies that can counter Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) £150k and £400k per proposal It is vital that UK military and security users can continue to deploy new countermeasures and technologies to outpace IED threat evolution, to protect service personnel, emergency...

Lord-Lieutenant of Gwynedd celebrates high achievers from the Armed Forces community

Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Gwynedd, Edmund Seymour Bailey Esq CStJ FRAgS appointed Cadet Flight Sergeant Duncan at an awards ceremony at Caernarfon Army Reserve Centre, Caernarfon, on April 28. The role, which lasts for one year, includes attendance with the Lord-Lieutenant at a number of official engagements such as Remembrance events, Royal visits and parades. More than 50 people attended...