Ogden Police Department adopts smart gun technology to track gun use
5 April 2023
OGDEN, Utah (ABC4) — The Ogden Police Department is adopting a new tool that will help them track how its officers use their guns.
Basically, a small device is attached to a Glock 17, making it a smart gun that tracks every shot fired. Soon, every police department in Utah could be using the technology called ShotDot, which was developed by an Australian defence company.
DEFENCE CONNECT: Aussie shot recording device fires into US market
6 April 2023
Canberra-based technology company ShotDot has officially launched its shot recording device into the American law enforcement and military market.
Three congressmen and representatives from local law enforcement agencies, government, and industry attended an official event for the new device in Salt Lake City earlier this year on 12 March.
DEFENCE CONNECT: Kord Defence to launch RACU into US market
24 February 2023
Canberra-based technology company Kord Defence has indicated they are ready to launch their Rifle Accessory Control Unit (RACU) system over the coming months.
Kord Exhibits two of its latest products at Land Forces and AUSA
12 October 2022
Kord exhibited two if it’s latest products at Land Forces 22 which was held at the Brisbane Convention Centre in May, as well as at the Association for the US Army (AUSA) which was held in Washington DC during October.
Kord to provide its RACU technology to US SOCOM
18 May 2022
Kord Defence announced today that it had signed a contract with Mountain Horse Solutions, which will see its RACU System being used to control advanced technologies that are being developed for US SOCOM.
Kord selected for US Army Testing
5 May 2021
Kord announced today that its technology had been selected by the US Army to take part in the 2022 Army Expeditionary Warrior Experiment (AEWE 2022) at Fort Benning, Georgia.
KORD secures contract for C4 EDGE program
20 January 2021
Kord announced today that it had signed a contract with EOS Defence Systems Pty Ltd for the next phase of the C4 EDGE (Evolutionary Digital Ground Environment) Program.
Kord becomes a member of the C4 EDGE Team
8 August 2020
Kord announced today that it had joined the C4 EDGE (Evolutionary Digital Ground Environment) Communications Program, to scope the demonstration of a sovereign land battlegroup and below communications environment for the Australian Army.
Kord presents kangaroo statue to Ogden City
19 August 2019
Dr. Peter Moran, the managing director of Kord, presented a kangaroo statue to Ogden City on Monday, Aug. 19, at 1:30 p.m. on the front steps of the Ogden City Municipal Building.
Kord Signs Contract with US Marine Corps
3 February 2020
Kord Defence announced today that it had signed a $1.4m contract with the US Marine Corps (USMC) to complete the development and evaluation of its Rifle Accessory Control Unit (RACU) Technology.
Kord Signs Innovation Hub Contract
20 October 2020
The Minister of Defence Industry, The Hon. Melissa Price MP, today announced that Kord Defence had been awarded a $3.4m contract to help soldiers in the battlefield control electrical devices on their weapons and body.
US Marine Corps support innovative Australian technology
26 June 2018
Canberra-based Kord Defence, today announced it had signed a contract worth almost half a million Australian dollars with the US Marine Corps for the testing and evaluation of a Wireless Control System.
$635,000 Innovation Contract to Develop Enhanced Army Capability
8 December 2017
Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP and Senator for the ACT Zed Seselja today announced Kord Defence would receive funding through the Defence Innovation Hub.
Innovation Contract the Way of Defence Industry Future
5 April 2017
Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, today attended a signing ceremony to mark the success of Australian company, Kord Defence Pty Ltd winning a contract to develop innovative products for the United States Marine Corps.