The MOD and QinetiQ working together to provide Defence Test & Evaluation and Training Support Services

Ordnance, Munition and Armour Plate Proof

The LTPA provides the UK’s largest independent test and evaluation services for ordnance, munitions and armour plate proof capability for all calibres of weapon systems. Production proof activities ensure continuing compliance with system safety and performance requirements prior to acceptance into service use.

Capabilities include:

  • Propellant proof
  • Fuze proof
  • Munition proof
  • Weapon system and component proof (barrels, breech, obturators, muzzle brakes)
  • Demolition stores
  • Armour plate proof

Ordnance, Munition and Armour Proof capability is provided through the following sites: