Tag Archives | Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD)

UN delivers Equipment to help deal with Explosive Hazards

Explosive remnants of war lead to devastating humanitarian consequences, causing injury, death and massive displacement of civilians across Libya. With limited resources, Libyan Security Institutions such as the National Safety Authority and Military Engineers carry out the critical and risky clearance work to reduce the impact of explosive remnants of war on civilians’ lives. In […]

Engineers Trained in Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD)

On 6 October, the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) successfully implemented a special-to-theatre training of 12 Libyan Military Engineers. The month-long training aimed to enhance the Libyan capacity to carry out Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) and respond to the contamination resulting from protracted armed conflict. The Military Engineers’ teams carry out clearance tasks to […]

South African Firm to Train Libyan Military

By John Lee. South Africa-based Denel (SOC) Ltd, trading as Denel Land Systems Incorporating MECHEM, has won a contract to provide a “Special to Theatre Advanced Explosives Ordnance Disposal Training Course” for the Libyan Military Engineers and Police Forensic EOD Section. The contract was granted by the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS), and […]

UK Firm Wins Deal for Explosive Ordnance Disposal

By John Lee. UK-based ATOM Training has won a contract to supply 16 EOD (Explosive Ordnance Disposal) kits in Tripoli. The contract was granted by the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS), and is valued at $483,373. (Source: UN)