UK scientist is developing the next generation of counter-IED technologies


Tags: IED


ABBS (Advanced Blast & Ballistic Systems), based in the UK, is developing active protection systems to counter the mine and IED threat. Roger Sloman, Managing Director of ABBS, is a successful entrepreneur with years of experience in the development of novel and innovative armour systems. After establishing the Advanced Composites Group in 1975 it was sold to Umeco for £45 million in 2004. He recently sat down with Defence IQ to explain the new venture and what he expects the future to h...
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