Chess Dynamics is a surveillance and fire control specialist providing bespoke solutions for land and maritime domains.

Based in Horsham, Plymouth, and Wokingham in the United Kingdom, Chess Dynamics is a systems house providing surveillance, fire control and special project capability.

The Chess portfolio of proven surveillance and fire control solutions also includes counter-sUAV (drone) protection systems, the Vision4ce branded real-time video and image processing solutions for electro-optic systems.

The company is also a major developer and worldwide supplier of counter-sUAV (drone) protection systems including rapid deployment systems for military and security use. It also provides a complete service including survey, installation, training, and maintenance across its entire product range, including bespoke engineering solutions. 

Chess has been supplying equipment, sub-systems and systems to defence forces and prime contractors since 2005. Cohort acquired a majority share in Chess in 2018 and the company is led by Managing Director David Tuddenham.


Combat Systems

Counter Unmanned Air Systems

to detect, track, disrupt and defeat UAVs engaged in hostile airborne surveillance and potentially malicious activity.

Gun Fire Control

to detect, acquire, track, identify and engage air, surface and shore-based targets.


Multi-sensor Surveillance Systems

for land, air defence, naval and security applications in a range of deployable, mobile and fixed configurations.

Stabilised Sensor Platforms

which can be modified, tailored, fully customised and embedded into OEM's integrated solutions.

Counter Unmanned Air Systems

to detect, track and disrupt UAVs engaged in hostile airborne surveillance and potentially malicious activity.

Video and Image Processing Systems

utilising hardware and real-time software for detecting, processing and targeting threats in harsh environments on land, at sea and in the air.

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