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Harnessing innovation<br>for a better world

Harnessing innovation
for a better world

Ploughshare Innovations is your gateway to a license or invest in world-class defence and security technologies from across the UK Ministry of Defence

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Technologies Available for License

Technologies Available for License

Discover a range of unique technologies originally developed for defence and security purposes. Learn more



Unique spin-out opportunities in UK government defence and security innovations. 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

​Emergency Services to be Better Equipped for CBRN Incidents

New software developed by the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) and licensed to Riskaware by Ploughshare Innovations will allow emergency responders and military commanders to respond more effectively to chemical and biological incidents and in turn reduce the risk to the public and save lives.

Dstl’s CTO becomes a Ploughshare Board Member

Ploughshare Innovations, the technology transfer office for the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD), is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Non-Executive Director to its board.

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.