Petards
Petards ANPR

Welcome to Petards

With a history dating back over 60 years, Petards Group is a world-wide leader and established innovator in the sectors of Transport, Emergency Services and Defence. Working closely with a global network of suppliers and partners, our advanced security and surveillance solutions are helping to make the world a safer place.

Transport

Our market-leading on-train CCTV solution, introduced over 10 years ago, was the launch pad for our current eyeTrain portfolio. These systems have since been chosen and installed on over 6000 rail vehicles around the globe, helping to increase passenger safety and improve passenger satisfaction.

Today, this portfolio has grown to offer a wide range of high-tech, leading edge products for on-board solutions including Passenger Counting Systems, Condition Based On-Board Monitoring, Passenger Information Systems and Public Address Systems.

Emergency Services

Petards ProVida is the world's leading in-car police surveillance and ANPR (Automatic Number Plate Recognition) brand with over 70% of the UK's police forces actively using one of our systems.  The brand has also stretched to over 20 countries as diverse as Hong Kong and Turkey to Italy and Sweden.

There are four components that make up the ProVida solution, comprising of In-Car Video, Speed Enforcement, ANPR Systems and ANPR cameras.  However, what has enabled the brand to grow globally is the seamless integration of these components and ease of use to the end user.

Defence

Petards provide a full range of specialist engineering services to the defence sector. Our reputation is for being a responsive, flexible and reliable partner in delivering challenging military programmes.

For over 60 years the company has specialised in our chosen areas of the Defence market, always maintaining a high level of new design and skilled engineering capabilities in-house.

Today the company excels in the disciplines of Communications and Information Systems, Ruggedised Electronic Control Systems, Electronic Countermeasure Systems and in the provision of Engineering Services to UK MoD and other NATO countries.

COMPANY NEWS

Preliminary Results Announcement
31 Mar 2014
Petards Group plc ('Petards'), the AIM quoted developer of advanced security and surveillance systems, reports its audited result for the year ended 31 December 2013
Contract Award
11 Dec 2013
Petards, the AIM quoted developer of advanced security and surveillance systems, announces that the Ministry of Defence (“MOD”) has extended its contract for the provision of engineering services in respect of electronic countermeasures equipment
Petards awarded contract to supply and support Secure Management Radio Equipment to the RAF
13 Nov 2013
Petards, the AIM quoted developer of advanced security and surveillance systems, announces that it has been awarded a contract worth over £7 million by the Ministry of Defence (MOD) for the supply and support of secure radio equipment for the RAF
Contract Win
11 Nov 2013
Petards, the AIM quoted developer of advanced security and surveillance systems, announces that it has been awarded a contract to supply Hyundai Rotem of South Korea with Petards eyeTrain on-board digital CCTV systems for Electrical Multiple Unit (EMU) trains that they are supplying to New Zealand
Contract Win
24 Oct 2013
Petards, the AIM quoted developer of advanced security and surveillance systems, announces that it has secured a contract for its eyeTrain on-board digital CCTV systems that will be installed on new Alstom Coradia Nordic X60 suburban EMU trains that are to be built by Alstom at their Salzgitter plant in Germany