EPE

EPE

Address
91 Robertson Street
Fortitude Valley Qld 4006

Phone
(07) 3308 9300

Website
http://www.epequip.com

Email
warwick@epequip.com

ABN
46003083609

Company Description
EPE provides innovative solutions to protect Military and Emergency Response personnel from emerging threats. Solutions include Counter Drone, Counter IED (Improvised Explosive Devices, included Radio Controlled Devices), and Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defence (CBRND). We are former Counter IED specialists with real world operational experience. We understand how Improvised Explosive Device Disposal (IEDD) and CBRND equipment is used and more importantly, the demands placed on equipment and operators in the current ‘high-threat’ environments in which they may be deployed.


Year Established: 2001
Number of Employees: 20
SME: Yes
Area of Business: Counter IED + EOD, Force Protection ECM, All Hazards Management, Unmanned Ground Vehicles, Unmanned Aerial Systems, Counter Drone, Training, Deployable Infrastructure, Through Life Support
Areas of R&D: Two current projects under Defence Innovation Hub - Ground Penetrating Radar integrated on Unmanned Ground Vehicle and Stand Off Detection for maritime.

Branches
New Zealand

Branch Contacts
Andy Cross: New Zealand Country Manager
Mobile: +64 (0) 21 517 090
Email: andy@epequip.com

This company offers the following services

  • Armoured Vehicles


    Capability Contacts
    Warwick Penrose: Director
    Mobile: 0412 506 776
    Email: warwick@epequip.com
    Narelle Hoffman: Marketing and Corporate Communications
    Mobile: 0402 486 393
    Email: narelle@epequip.com
    Seamus O'Brien: General Manager
    Mobile: 0402 720 082
    Email: seamus@epequip.com

    Capability Description
    EPE has partnered with Jankel to provide a complete suite of Independently Certified Protected Up Armoured SUVs. These vehicles are also tracked and protected against the threat of Remote Controlled IED’s through our partnerships with global leaders Allen-Vanguard and Track24.

  • CBRN Detection and/or Identification


    Capability Contacts
    Iain Swan: All Hazards Manager
    Mobile: 0448 883 393
    Email: iain@epequip.com
    Narelle Hoffman: Marketing and Corporate Communications
    Mobile: 0402 486 393
    Email: narelle@epequip.com

    Capability Description
    The ability to detect the presence of CBRNE materials is increasingly important for domestic and deployed operations, whether the release or discovery is accidental or intentional; criminal or terrorist; natural or man-made. EPE has assembled a range of high performance, cost effective equipment from leading global CBRND manufacturers to detect, locate and identify CBRNE threats, while protecting and decontaminating personnel and their equipment. EPE offers a comprehensive suite of CBRND equipment, training, specialist advice and support. Chemical Warfare Agents, TIC, TIM, Fentanyl, Trace explosive detection. Radiation Detection. Standoff detection. Razor EX systems detects and identifies biological agents.

  • Electronic Countermeasures (ECM) and Exploitation


    Capability Contacts
    Keith Mollison: ECM Manager
    Mobile: 0457 056 226
    Email: keith@epequip.com

    Capability Description
    The ubiquitous global threat of Radio Controlled IEDs presents a dynamic challenge to Defence Forces deployed on operations and to Law Enforcement responding to domestic criminal and terrorist threats. EPE delivers a comprehensive suite of capabilities to monitor, manage and exploit the electronic threat spectrum, delivering a complete range of products and specialist support services for vehicle mounted, man packable and EOD carry forward ECM systems, including training, maintenance and through life logistic support. ECM, Force Protection ECM, EOD Carry Forward ECM, Man Packable ECM, Vehicle Mounted ECM.

  • EOD/IEDD Search and Response


    Capability Contacts
    Shaun Graham: EOD Manager
    Mobile: 0457 775 008
    Email: shaun@epequip.com

    Capability Description
    Today’s bomb technician is a highly educated and skilled operator that requires leading edge tools to undertake their mission. EPE’s focus is to listen to our clients to understand their needs. EPE offers a comprehensive selection of CIED and EOD equipment for specialist operators, including detection equipment, portable x-ray systems and diagnostics, search and remote access, render safe equipment, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), and blast mitigation. Our team monitors local and international incidents to keep abreast of emerging threats. Vehicle-borne IED, Person-borne IED, Metal and Non Metal detection, X-Ray, Disruptor, Diagnostics, Mitigation.

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  • UAV - Arresting Systems


    Capability Contacts
    Narelle Hoffman: Marketing and Corporate Communications
    Mobile: 0402 486 393
    Email: narelle@epequip.com

    Capability Description
    Department 13’s Mesmer, an open architecture software platform that uses machine learning and protocol manipulation to detect, identify, track, and mitigate a variety of autonomous systems including many commercial, off the shelf drone platforms counters this threat. Mesmer’s approach is unique, employing protocol manipulation to deliver extremely targeted mitigations requiring minimal power; often less than a single Watt at one Kilometre range. Mesmer’s mitigation approach enhances security posture with respect to drones by enabling a series of controlled outcomes. For example Mesmer enables the following:
    • Take control of one or many drones. (Land, Stop/Hold, Go-Home)
    • Redirection to designated LZ.
    • Interrogates sensors on the drones.

  • Unmanned Ground Vehicles


    Capability Contacts
    Chris Panteli: UGV Manager
    Mobile: 0411 598 338
    Email: Chris@epequip.com

    Capability Description
    EPE has earned a reputation for providing and maintaining a very capable and comprehensive range of multi-mission and extremely versatile UGV platforms. UGVs range from micro to large which can include integrated Weapon Systems, CBRN/ HAZMAT sensors, Ground Penetrating Rader (GPR) and various accessories and kits. As one of Australia’s largest suppliers of UGVs to the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and Law Enforcement we are dedicated to ensuring that our Robotic Platforms and accessories remain current, and that our end users are supplied with the latest technology to meet their specific requirements. Unmanned Ground Vehicles include: QinetiQ North America Talon, Dragon Runner 10 and Dragon Runner 20; Med-Eng Digital Vanguard and Avenger and Nexter Nerva LG and NervaS.

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