armasuisse Science and Technology

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.

Contacts and Locations from Science and Technology S+T

Contacts and Locations from Science and Technology S+T

«Technological responsibility for the security of Switzerland»

S+T is the technology centre of the VBS.

Sensor Technology

In the areas of management, reconnaissance and surveillance, the army needs up-to-date situational pictures to be able to make important decisions quickly in the case of defence.

Swiss Drone and Robotics Centre SDRC

The Swiss Drone and Robotics Centre (SDRC) is part of the DDPS and serves to work on topics related to robotics for security tasks.

Communication and Electromagnetic Protection Systems

The secure transmission of information between sensor systems, decision-makers and emergency services constitutes a challenge particularly in mobile engagements.

Unique Test Infrastructure

Our measuring and testing facilities are available to national and international customers for system and component testing.

News and Events

Impart knowledge - promoting competence networks

Test Center

Tests and technical clarifications are carried out using state-of-the-art testing and measurement technology.

Cyber-Defence Campus

The Cyber Defence Campus is the link between the DDPS, industry, academic institutions and hacker communities when it comes to all things related to cyber security.

Modelling and Simulation

We support government and military decision makers by providing models and simulations to facilitate the decision-making process by rendering situations more transparent and assessable.

Research Management

Developing technology is driving how modern armies are organised and successfully engaged.

Explosives and Ammunition Surveillance

This technical department embodies Switzerland‘s unique expertise relating to military explosive substances, such as explosives, gunpowder and signal flares and ammunition monitoring.