UK Defence
Solutions Centre

​To enable the UK defence enterprise to succeed in international markets through strategic partnerships.

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UKDSC News

Welcome to the very latest news, thoughts, research, blog posts and Tweets from UKDSC.

UKDSC Hosts Sir Simon Bollom

The UK Defence Solutions Centre (UKDSC) welcomed Sir Simon Bollom, Chief Executive of Defence Equipment and Support to Farnborough on Wednesday 30th October. During the visit, the UKDSC Senior Leadership Team presented its strategy, progress and achievements. Focussed discussions took place

Global Think Tanks Report – 27th September 2019

The international landscape, not least in the realms of defence, is forever changing. With our society being inundated with news and awash with sources, the UKDSC on a biweekly basis, publishes a brief document which highlights some of these articles. Based

UKDSC Hosts South African Delegation

The UK Defence Solution Centre (UKDSC) welcomed a senior delegation from the Republic of South Africa to Farnborough on Monday 17th September as part of their UK visit programme. The delegation was led by Dr Mthobisi Zondi, Chief of Defence Materiel

What Makes Us Unique

UKDSC Pillars

The UKDSC Strategy underpins the achievement of its Vision and Mission. The Strategy is based on three key integrated elements:

Market Intelligence

Developing superior customer understanding through objective evidence-driven, strategic market intelligence and analysis

Capability Alignment

Facilitating the alignment of UK and international future capability needs, and promoting international collaboration

Innovation and Investment

Improving the value of UK investment and innovation in the development of UK defence capability.

Our Partners

Jointly Funded by Government and Industry

The UK Defence Solutions Centre (UKDSC) responds to international customers’ needs for innovative and tailored world-class defence solutions at the pre-competitive stage.

Facilitating closer collaboration with customers, partners and industry, the UKDSC looks out across a 15-year horizon.

Established as an independent entity in 2015, the UKDSC works to make the UK defence industry more successful in international markets via:

  • Better alignment with UK Government
  • Facilitating collaboration within the UK value chain
  • Identifying Innovation and investment from a broad range of sources

Our Founders & Associate Members

DGP Founder Members &
UKDSC Associate Members

The UKDSC brings together the best of innovation from the UK Defence Sector, in a unique partnership that breaks the mould of how we do business and drives up the UK defence export market.

Delivering Capability Through Partnership

Team UK is a collaborative environment through which UK Government, Industry and Academia will work in partnership with you to deliver your future defence solutions.