explosive ordnance disposal


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explosive ordnance disposal

The detection, identification, on-site evaluation, rendering safe, recovery, and final disposal of unexploded explosive ordnance. It may also include explosive ordnance which has become hazardous by damage or deterioration. Also called EOD.
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Officers continuing to search the property today located a shotgun and ammunition and two improvised explosive devices which were made safe by a team from the Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD).
He added a safety review was carried out before deciding it was safe to delay sending the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Regiment, based at Dale Barracks, Chester.
A Faslane spokesman said: "We can confirm that the Northern Diving Group's explosive ordnance disposal team are in attendance.
Marines and Air Force explosive ordnance disposal personnel during an initial assault to secure a voting location in a simulated overseas nation.
17, that explosive ordnance disposal team in Suwaira district, uncovered 2 improvised explosive devices emplaced on the road to the north of Suwaira.
The last 12 years of conflict have firmly established the roles of explosive ordnance disposal teams in supporting joint operations.
Police told the National Iraqi News Agency that explosive ordnance disposal team defused on Friday evening three improvised explosive devices near a voting center in Baiji district, North of Tikrit.
Navy explosive ordnance disposal divers provided instruction for their Montenegrin, Slovenian and Croatian counterparts in the first comprehensive training in clearing underwater ERW conducted by the Department of Defense's (DOD) Humanitarian Mine Action (HMA) program.
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A security official said that explosive ordnance disposal specialists managed to defuse an explosive device weighing up to 1.
Lieutenant Colonel Simon Bell, commanding officer for the 33 Engineer Regiment (Explosive Ordnance Disposal), said: "The tragic loss of Sapper Ray has shaken both the Explosive Ordnance Disposal and Search Task Force and the Regiment deeply.
A detachment from Chester Troop Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Regiment arrived within 40 minutes.

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