Report & Research Papers

SIDM Webinar Presentation - Chapter III A - Procedure for Acquisition of Systems Designed and Developed by DRDO / DPSU / OFB

The Presentation highlights the salient features of Chapter III-A - Procedure for Acquisition of Systems Designed and Developed by DRDO / DPSU / OFB of the Draft DPP 2020. It was presented to members during the SIDM webinar on the draft DPP held on 11th April 2020.

Read Now

SIDM Webinar Presentation - Chapter III - Procedure for Procurement Under ‘Make’ and ‘Innovation’ Categories

The Presentation highlights the salient features of Chapter III - Procedure for Procurement Under ‘Make’ and ‘Innovation’ Categories of the Draft DPP 2020. It was presented to members during the SIDM webinar on the draft DPP held on 10th April 2020.

Read Now

SIDM Webinar Presentation - Chapter II - Acquisition Procedures for Categories Under ‘Buy’, and ‘Buy and Make’ Schemes

The Presentation highlights the salient features of Chapter II - Acquisition Procedures for Categories Under ‘Buy’, and ‘Buy and Make’ Schemes of the Draft DPP 2020. It was presented to members during the SIDM webinar on the draft DPP held on 3rd April 2020.

Read Now

SIDM Webinar Presentation - Chapter I - Acquisition Categories - Acquisition Planning - Indigenous Content of Draft DPP 2020

The Presentation highlights the salient features of Chapter I - Acquisition Categories - Acquisition Planning - Indigenous Content of the Draft DPP 2020. It was presented to members during the SIDM webinar on the draft DPP held on 1st April 2020.

Read Now

SIDM Webinar Presentation - Appendix to Chapter I – Indigenous Content & Schedule to Chapter II – Guidelines for preparing RFP of Draft DPP 2020

The Presentation highlights the salient features of Appendix to Chapter I – Indigenous Content & Schedule to Chapter II – Guidelines for preparing RFP of the Draft DPP 2020. It was presented to members during the SIDM webinar on the draft DPP held on 6th April 2020.

Read Now

SIDM Webinar Presentation - Appendix-D to Chapter II - Offset Guidelines of Draft DPP 2020

The Presentation highlights the salient features of the Appendix-D to Chapter II - Offset Guidelines of the Draft DPP 2020. It was presented to members during the SIDM webinar on the draft DPP held on 8th April 2020.

Read Now

SIDM EY Report on Enchaining India’s Export Potential

India, the world’s largest democracy, has exhibited maturity, progress and stability, both politically and economically. In the recent past, it has assumed a global leadership role. Countries across the world are looking up to India, and the nation is engaging attention of leadership in different conflict zones. Indian industry, specifically the defence industry, has grown leaps and bounds over the past decade, demonstrating its capability to support the Indian armed forces

Read Now

SIDM EY Report on Indo-US Defence Co-operation

India and the US are committed to a long term strategic partnership. The relationship is based on, among other things, social and cultural ties courtesy the Indo-American community and economic interdependence. With India emerging as a global power and a provider of regional security, there is a growing convergence between India and the US on the APAC region also.

Read Now

Compendium Problem Definition Statement 2020

Army Design Bureau (ADB), Indian Army jointly with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the Society of Indian Defence Manufacturers (SIDM) organized the Army Technology Seminar (ARTECH) with the theme ‘Technologies for Non – Contact Warfare’ on 23 December 2019 at Manekshaw Centre, Swarna Jayanthi Marg, Delhi Cantt, New Delhi. The Compendium of Problem Statements/Innovations was released by Gen Bipin Rawat, COAS, during the plenary session. The Compendium illustrates Indian Army’s problem statements that the Industry can provide solutions to. The COAS felicitated the Innovators/Achievers from industry, academia and the services with the ‘ADB Awards of Excellence’. An exhibition, inaugurated by the COAS, showcasing industry capabilities and Service innovations was also held alongside the seminar.

Read Now

NAVARMS 2019 Technical Journal & Compendium

Admiral Karambir Singh, PVSM, AVSM, ADC, Chief of the Naval Staff released the ‘NAVARMS 2019 Technical Journal & Compendium’ with theme ‘Make in India - Fight Category: Opportunities and Imperatives’ in the inaugural session of NAVARMS 2019 held on 12 December 2019 at IDSA, New Delhi. The compendium comprises of 49 Technical papers from Indian and Foreign Industry representatives, Indian Navy Officers , R&D Institutes along with the synopsis of the presentations made during the plenary sessions at NAVARMS 2019.

Read Now

ADB Compendium of Problem Definition Statements Volume IV (2019)

The compilation of the fourth volume of ‘Problem Statements’ by the Indian Army through the Army Design Bureau is a commendable effort to share its requirements with the academia and the defence industrial base for creating indigenous solutions. This compendium is an outcome of detailed interactions carried out with major stakeholders including Army personnel deployed in field and forward areas, training institutions and planning establishments of the country. This fourth volume comprises of 20 problem statements, which are in addition to the 130 problem statements released in the first (50), second (28) and third (52) volumes released in 2016, 2017 and 2018 respectively.

Read Now

Compilation of Research Projects of Academic Institutions on Defence Sector

With an aim to identify research projects of the Academia that could be potentially commercialised by the defence industry, SIDM took upon itself to produce a compilation of Research Projects by Academia in the defence sector. In this compilation, an effort has been introduced to also highlight dual benefits accruing, if any, out of the project for the civil society too. In the first edition, 188 projects have been listed for the benefit of the Indian defence industry.

Read Now

ADB Compendium of Problem Definition Statements Volume III (2018)

This compendium is an outcome of detailed interactions carried out with major stakeholders including Army personnel deployed in field and forward areas, training institutions and planning establishments of the country. This compendium will provide the academia, the R&D establishments and the Industry a clear understanding of challenges faced by the Indian Army.

Read Now

ADB Compendium of Problem Definition Statements Volume II (2017)

This compendium is an outcome of detailed interactions carried out with major stakeholders including Army personnel deployed in field and forward areas, training institutions and planning establishments of the country. The second volume comprises of 28 problems, which are in addition to the 50 problems released in the first volume. These problem statements provide a ready blue print to the industry and academia to understand and provide indigenous solutions incorporating the latest and future core technologies developed indigenously.

Read Now

ADB Compendium of Future Core Technologies and Problem Definition Statements Volume I (2016)

The Compendium is an outcome of detailed iterations carried out with major stakeholders, namely, the Field Army, Training Institutions and Planning Establishments. The ‘Felt Needs’ and ‘Future Core Technologies’ as pertaining to various domains have been dwelled upon appropriately for all stakeholders to explore suitable solutions. These include Armoured Fighting Vehicles, Night Vision & Power Packs / Engines, Combat Soldier, Artillery, Combat Engineering : Future Technologies, Information & Communication Technology, Army Air Defence and Army Aviation. The compendium also includes 50 Problem Definition Statements related to these technologies.

Read Now