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.

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.

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.

The Swiss Drone and Robotics Centre (SDRC)

The Swiss Drone and Robotics Centre of the DDPS (SDRC DDPS) supports the Swiss Armed Forces and other authorities by introducing unmanned systems for national safety and security. It is the...