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Control systems

Expertly designed ruggedised control systems

Specialists in the design and manufacture of new-build rugged electronic sub-systems.


Petards Defence Services designs and manufactures electronic equipment, from low tech, high current power distribution systems to high tech,
microprocessor-based units.

Our new build solutions include:

  • Drivers instrument panels
  • Vehicle Integrated Control System (VICS)
  • Hull contactor panels
  • Power distribution boxes.


We also have extensive experience in:

  • Supporting legacy control systems
  • Developing sustainability programmes for prolonging the life of
    a number of platforms
  • Improving existing systems.


Case study

Petards Defence Services designed and built a Vehicle Integrated Control System (VICS); an engine and gearbox management system to replace the obsolescent unit installed on the Challenger 2, the Titan and Trojan Engineering Vehicles.


Control systems 

For more information

Call +44 (0) 191 423 5145 or email

Our customers

We collaborate with many defence organisations and companies across the world, including:

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