Finnish Defence Forces (FDF) awards a new significant contract to Environics Oy for CBRUGS (Chemical, Biological and Radiological Unattended Ground Sensors) program. Environics wins the contract after international tendering phase. The value of contract is 3.8 million of Euros.
The sensors of CBRUGS system detect chemical (TIC, CWA), biological agents and radiation. Different type of sensors together with weather station and DC power supply equipment form a field deployable unattended CBRN Measuring Unit. Each Measuring Unit transfer its data via radio communication system to the Command Post Control Computer.
“With field deployable unattended ground sensor system (CBRUGS) situational awareness, required in Defense Forces actions, can be increased. Field deployable ground sensors are also suitable for supporting other authorities and international crisis management operations”, says Major Mikko Elo from the Finnish Defence Forces.
Read more of the CBRUGS System from the Case Study.