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New technologies.<br>New realities

New technologies.
New realities

Ploughshare offers your organisation the opportunity to license or invest in world-class technology, intellectual property (‘IP’) and scientific knowledge. 

Our technology transfer skills free you to harness innovation for a better world.

Learn More About Us

Learn More About Us

Discover how our technology transfer expertise, experience and connections support your goals. Learn more

Find Unique Technologies

Find Unique Technologies

Access a wide range of exciting technologies originally developed for defence and security purposes. Learn more

License or Invest

License or Invest

Harness world-class technology with our flexible licensing or investment options. Learn more

Commercial and wider economic and social benefits

License or invest in unique technology to:

  • Lower development risks
  • Reduce R&D costs
  • Enable faster time to market
  • Create growth
  • Benefit humanity

Latest news & Views

Biometric adoption to contribute to facial recognition market growth

Biometrics has come a long way from the old fingerprint readers people used to use on the side of laptops. Indeed, it is now possible to have a number of different biometric approaches used for security purposes. Ranging from vein to facial recognition systems, these methods are rapidly becoming a go to security protocol.


Millennials causing upsurge in biometric technology market, research finds

The biometric market is moving away from consumer electronics such as phones and moving towards helping banking technologies, according to the latest research from ABI Research.

The UK's leading defence technology transfer company

We give you access to world-class technology solutions from Dstl, the MOD's research and development division. Our defence technology transfer system enables you to license innovation for use in commercial applications.

Promoting UK innovation creates employment and business growth, driving exports and investment in research commercialisation.