Military test ground

Military Applications

Bruntingthorpe Proving Ground is a leading testing facility for the automotive and defence sectors. The high security site offers 670 acres of specialist facilities and is ideal for military vehicle test and evaluation (T & E) activity. As a defence testing ground, it also lends itself to numerous other associated activities such as:

  • Vehicle test, evaluation and mobility trials, including wheeled and tracked vehicles
  • Electrical engineering and EMC testing (via our on-site partner CRE8 Associates)
  • Reliability growth trials (RGT)
  • Reliability demonstration trials (RDT)
  • Bespoke battlefield missions
  • Driver training
  • Unmanned Ground Vehicles (UGV) trials
  • Unmanned Air Vehicles (UAV) trials
  • Night vision equipment evaluation
  • Forward Operating Base (FOB) test and evaluation
  • Special forces exercises, including use with aircraft such as Boeing 747 for hostage scenarios
  • Vehicle storage
  • Total fleet management
  • Dog training venue (search and rescue etc)
  • Special events
  • Aircraft storage