Defence industry

Planning a major exercise without paper and powerpoint - a shared system in the cloud

The upcoming Unmanned Warrior exercise takes place during October 2016 in Scotland. Unmanned Warrior is the largest ever demonstration of unmanned and autonomous vehicles ever held. With over 50 vehicles collecting data remotely in the air, on the surface, and …

National Women in Engineering Day

Today, 23 June is National Women in Engineering Day (NWED) - an International campaign to raise awareness  of women in engineering. National Women in Engineering Day was set up by the Women’s Engineering Society (WES) to celebrate its 95th anniversary. Their aim being to …

Preparing for Reality of the Battlefield with latest in Virtual Reality

Virtual reality technology is no longer a futuristic concept, as the UK government invests in making a more realistic training experience for frontline soldiers. Plextek Consulting has been working with the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) to create an …