Research at armasuisse Science and Technology

This month, we are giving you a small insight into the research activities of armasuisse S+T.

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Water and sediment analysis

From 29 to 31 March 2021, armasuisse Science and Technology, together with partners, will be taking samples for analyses in Lake Neuchâtel at Forel (FR). The lake contains ammunition remnants from Air Force firing exercises. In addition to a new measurement of harmful substances and heavy metals in the water, sediment samples are taken.

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Martin Stocker, Head of armasuisse Real Estate, in a short interview

In a SMS interview, Martin Stocker, Head of armasuisse Real Estate, writes what advice he gives to career starters, which projects challenge him most at the moment and how he switches off from his work.

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Dr Bernhard Knechtenhofer, Head of the Command and Control and Reconnaissance Systems competence sector in a short interview

In a SMS interview, Dr. Bernhard Knechtenhofer, Head of the Command and Control and Reconnaissance Systems competence sector, writes about what makes his work at armasuisse special, why mixed teams often provide better solutions and whether leadership can be learned.

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Career

Carrer

With us you will have the opportunity to work on unique major projects.

Your dedication will help make Switzerland a more secure and attractive place.

Renting and buying

Renting and buying

You can acquire armed forces equipment at the following address:  

 

Find out what uses military real estate can be put to.

Become a supplier

Become a supplier

Would you like to be an armasuisse supplier?

Here you’ll find the key information on public tenders and the related procedure. 

Topics

Procurement

Procurement

The competence sectors «Command & Control and Reconnaissance Systems», «Land Systems», «Aeronautical Systems» and «Purchasing and Cooperations» are responsible for procurement on behalf of the Swiss Armed Forces, the Confederation and other customers.

armasuisse Real Estate

armasuisse Real Estate

The competence sector for real estate within the Federal Department of Defence, Civil Protection and Sport (DDPS) is responsible for the overall management of buildings and facilities belonging to the DDPS. - Pages available in german, french and italian.

armasuisse Science and Technology S+T

armasuisse Science and Technology S+T

S + T is the technology center of the VBS. The tasks include Technology Management at and independent expertises and tests.

National Armaments Director

National Armaments Director’s page

National Armaments Director’s page

The National Armaments Director is responsible for the development, evaluation, procurement and disposal of systems and equipment of the Armed Forces and other customers.

An additional area of responsibility concerns planning and procurement for the Federal Department for Defence, Civil Protection and Sports (DDPS).