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Alford: Bomb Disposal

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 13169, tabled on 9 June 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many units of Alford Technologies’ Vulcan UXO clearance system his Department has purchased in each of the last ten years.

Answered on

14 June 2021

The numbers of Vulcan Unexploded Ordnance clearance systems purchased in each of the last ten calendar years from Alford Technologies Limited are provided in the following table:

Year

Quantity of Systems purchased

2011

110

2012

80

2013

108

2014

38

2015

66

2016

0

2017

76

2018

104

2019

0

2020

32

Total

614

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