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Eitan Lidor

Location: Reut, Israel


Type: Private

Eitan Lidor is a private Israeli firm, operated under the leadership of Eitan Lidor, a former IDF combat engineering chief officer, who also served as a UN mine action consultant and carried out demining projects across the globe.

Eitan Lidor are a registered UNOPS, IMoD and INMAA supplier. They carry out demining and EOD work, with employees who are former IDF combat engineers and bomb squad reserves.

They use the most up-to-date equipment, such as robots and mechanical demining systems, alongside mine detection dogs and standard mine detectors. They have a special relationship with demining technology providers DOK-ING and MineLab. Alongside the standard EOD work, which includes IEDD projects, they also provide training and capacity building for law enforcement agencies.

This profile is part of AOAV’s investigation into counter-IED (C-IED) actors around the globe. To see the list of all C-IED actors recorded by AOAV, see here. To see those engaged in the Middle East, the Sahel, North Africa or other highly impacted countries please see here, here, here, and here respectively. This research was made possible by funding from the NATO Counter Improvised Explosive Devices Centre of Excellence (C-IED COE). To read the full report, ‘Addressing the threat posed by IEDs: National, Regional and Global Initiatives’, see here.