Defence technology available for license

Ploughshare offers a portfolio of world-class technologies originally developed for defence and security purposes, by the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl). Dstl’s role is to maximise the impact of science and technology on UK defence and security.

Dstl collaborates with the best organisations, people and ideas from around the world: including innovative small companies, world-renowned universities, huge defence companies … and even other nations.

Our ideas - your opportunity:
The unique technology created by Dstl is commercially available to your business through Ploughshare Innovations.
The advantages of sourcing technology through us include:

  • Lower development risk
  • Reduced R&D costs
  • Faster time to market


Why use Ploughshare?