Why Choose Us?

Our Management Team and experienced Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) operatives come from a diverse range of backgrounds specializing in the management of UXO risk for armed forces and other organizations all over the world. With decades of combined experience in the detection and clearance of munitions, we know how to provide support for even the most complex of projects. 

Our Mission

1st Line Defense provides world-class UXO and MEC risk mitigation services. Our safe, effective and proactive approach to survey, search, and clearing of land contaminated with UXO has proved effective worldwide.

We offer our services to government agencies, commercial organizations and humanitarian charities who need to reclaim land contaminated as a result of conflict or previous military use.

Our Vision

Our clear and simple vision is to eliminate the legacy of explosive ordnance contamination across the USA and around the world, and provide safe locations for generations to come.

We realize our vision through dedication to best practice, technology, methodology, plus ongoing training and support for our staff of professional employees worldwide.

Our Values


We believe in “commitment to excellence” and getting the job done right first time. Our ethos is to be honest and transparent about our capabilities, and to work together with our clients to provide safe, practical and common-sense solutions to the threat from UXO.

Our industry is heavily dependent on technology and the experience and expertise of our speciast operatives. We continually invest in our staff, equipment and technology, and strive for maintaining a highly trained and competent work force.

Ready To Find Out More?

1st Line Defense is ready to help you handle your UXO and MEC Risk assessment. Get in touch today.

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