“ The mission of the CDRD is to design, develop and lead to production of state of the art indigenous for defence applications. ”
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Centre for Defence Research and Development,
Mahenawaththa,Moragahahena Road, Pitipana,
Tel : 011-3173491 / 077-3929482
Fax : 011-2182175
Email : [email protected] / [email protected]
GIS technology is very widely used in government, industry, military, and academia to model our world. The Centre for Research and Development is the research institute of the Ministry of Defence of Sri Lanka and one of the pioneers in GIS field.
Basic Drone Mapping Course
Drone Mapping and Drone Development or commonly sayingUnmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) are developing aggressively, and many military govenment and non-govenment agencies are considering acquring this technology.
- National Best Quality ICT Awards - 2018 Gold Award for the Sinhala Braille Charactor Recongnition and Translation Application.
- National Best Quality ICT Awards - 2016 Silver Award for the Epidemic Survey Tracking System (ESTS).
- INFOTEL Exhibition - 2016 Winner of Stall Depecting the Social Impact.
- National Best Quality ICT Awards - 2015 Silver Award for the Global Disaster Risk Analysis Prevention and Mitigation Application.
The Headquarters CRD is the Command and Control arm of the organisation. The HQ is headed by a Director General, equivalent to a Major General who is assisted by staff consisting of a Deputy Director General and Staff Officers.
a. Radio & Electronic Wing
b. Electrical & Mechanical Wing
c. IT/ GIS Wing
d. Explosive/ Ammo/ Missile/ Armourmont & Ballastic Wing
e. Cyber Wing
f. Aeronautical Wing