Manufacturers of EOD and DeminingDemining
demining /humanitarian demining activities which lead to the removal of mine and ERW hazards, including technical survey, mapping, clearance, marking, post-clearance documentation, community mine action liaison and the handover of cleared land. Demining may be carried out by different types of organisations, such as NGOs, commercial companies, national mine action teams or military units. Demining may be emergency-based or developmental.(In IMAS standards and guides, the terms demining and humanitarian demining are interchangeable.)Note: in IMAS standards and guides, mine and ERW clearance is considered to be just one part of the demining process.
Note: in IMAS standards and guides, demining is considered to be one component of mine action.
Note: in IMAS standards and guides, the terms demining and humanitarian demining are interchangeable.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) all equipment and clothing designed to provide protection, which is intended to be worn or held by an employee at work and which protects him/her against one or more risks to his/her safety or health.
Holdfast Systems (Pty) Ltd
55 Leo Street
Regions of Mine Action Operations:
Africa, Asia, Middle East
Record updated on:
23 March 2012