The head of the military Department got acquainted with the promising developments of the Central Scientific-Research Institute of Engineering Troops
Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation, General of the Army Sergey Shoigu visited the Central Scientific-Research Institute of Engineering Troops and got acquainted with the promising developments of its employees.
The head of the military Department was shown a device with which the means of engineering intelligence will be able to find explosive items by evaporations of explosives, a remote mining system and a small-sized means of initiating an electric detonator charge of explosives, which will help to undermine the charge at a distance of up to a kilometer.
Sergey Shoigu also got acquainted with a small-sized explosive and incendiary mine for Special Operations Forces and a solar battery charger for electronic devices from the sapper's arsenal (according to the developer, the smartphone is charged in one hour).
In the laboratory of hydrodynamic research in presence of the Minister of Defence, they checked how the model of the ferry-bridge vehicle keeps afloat in different waves and flows.