Conclusion of the R&D feasibility study smart deployable camps

About the study The R&D feasibility study on ways of developing smart deployable infrastructure capacities (Smart Energy Efficient Camps – SmartEEC) was conducted on the basis of a public procurement contract of the Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Slovenia (Si MoD) No. 430-231/2020-13. TECES was selected as the contractor member, to carry out […]

EDF launched first calls for 2021!

About the European Defence Fund (EDF) calls From 1 July 2021, the first set of tenders is opened with 37 tender areas under the European Defence Fund (EDF) with total value of 1,2 billion EUR. In the period 2021-2027, the EDF provides 8 billion EUR in co-financing for defence research and development projects in all […]

RESHUB Project

In the framework of the RESHUB project – Defence RESilience HUB Network in Europe – the Slovenian Ministry of Defence (Si MoD) is setting up a network of self-sufficient energy hubs in Slovenia. The Ministry is also the holder of the initiative to create similar hubs in the EU. This opens up the possibility of […]

Hydrogen and natural water cycle

Traditional means of transport deploy the energy of hydrocarbons – that took millions of years to form and which are stored deep beneath the Earth’s surface – to function. In the case of the natural water cycle, the sun’s energy promotes water evaporation from natural resources, such as rivers, lakes, seas and plants. The evaporated […]

Another five members joined SiEnE in January

In January 2021, another five members joined the SiEnE partnership. Currently, SiEnE has exactly 20 officially confirmed members, and a few more are in the process of being officially confirmed. Together with the new members, we are already exploring new ways of increasing their sales opportunities and of using their knowledge to develop innovative solutions […]

Another nine members joined SiEnE in December

In December 2020, another nine members joined the SiEnE partnership. Currently, SiEnE has exactly 15 officially confirmed members, and a few more are in the process of being officially confirmed. Together with the new members, we are already exploring new ways of increasing their sales opportunities and of using their knowledge to develop innovative solutions […]

Summary of the meeting on cooperation between civil and defence stakeholders

The SiEnE partnership has successfully completed the first public event on the possibilities for strengthening the cooperation between civil and defence stakeholders. The event was primarily focused on addressing the opportunities and possibilities for the inclusion of Slovenian partners in international defence programmes, such as those of Si MoD, the European Defence Agency (EDA), and […]

Start of a feasibility study Smart Camps

The purpose of the study is to take a snapshot of development activities in Slovenia and to propose further activities to Si MoD in preparing a 10-year development plan for smart deployable camps and their components (in the territory of Slovenia). The purpose will also be to support the capacity building of Slovenian Armed Forces […]

The first six members entered partnership

In October 2020, the first six members entered into the SiEnE partnership. Together with the new partners, we are already exploring new ways to increase their sales opportunities and use their knowledge to develop innovative solutions for defence and civil purposes. Together with the new members, we are already exploring new ways to take forward […]

Presentation of SiEnE at the Greening Defence event

The event, organised by the British Embassy in Ljubljana and supported by the Slovenian Ministry of Defence (Si MoD), highlighted the possibilities in making the defence sector greener and the Armed Forces more sustainable, particularly in relation to new technologies. The aim was to highlight the importance of sustained efforts on the part of the […]