History

Reutech Radar Systems was founded in 1987 and the company’s radar capability has broadened significantly since then with the local development and manufacture of a wide range of surveillance and tracking radars for the South African National Defence Force, foreign defence forces and the security industry.

35 Years of Innovation Book

Product History Timeline

ETS 2400

ets2400

The ETS 2400 combined optronic and radar tracking system was designed for land-based anti-aircraft artillery and missile applications.

Learn More1991 - 1994

EDR 120

edr120

The EDR 120 system is a 30 km 2D L-band solid state Designation Radar designed to provide designation data to a fire directing system in a layered air defence scenario.

Learn More1991 - 1994

ESR 360VX

ESR 360VX

The 150 km range ESR 360VX system is a 3D local warning air defence radar derived from the ESR 360L air surveillance radar delivered to the South African Air Force for evaluation in 1995.

Learn More1995 - 1998

ESR 360L

The 200 km range ESR 360L system provides accurate 3D air surveillance and Ground Control Intercept (GCI) capability to operators housed in remote display shelters. This system makes use of a solid-state distributed transmitter and receiver housed within a composite-material antenna structure.

Learn More1995 - 1998

RTS 6400

The RTS 6400 is a 60 km instrumented-range monopulse X-band combined radar and optronics tracking system using a wide-band, high stability Travelling Wave Tube AmplIfier (TWTA) and advanced Doppler signal processing.

Learn More1999 - 2004

Subsystems

subsystems

(Signal Processor, Modkits, STAP, Antenna Housing, Rotators). The company has developed technology in support of its products that is focused in the digital, radio-frequency, antenna, mechanical and software environments.

Learn More1999 - 2004

RSR 210N

RSR 210N lightweight X-Band 2D naval air/sea surveillance radar

The RSR 210N is a lightweight X-band 2D Naval Air / Sea surveillance radar designed for application on smaller naval and coastguard vessels or as an auxiliary radar on larger vessels. This radar, which provides coverage to beyond 100 km, may be supplied with a dedicated console or may be interfaced to a Combat Management System.

Learn More2005 - 2010
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RSR 906

RSR 906 radar

The RSR 906 is part of the StealthRadTM product range and has been developed in response to increasing demands for persistent, all-weather and low visibility situational awareness of borders, strategic infrastructure, marine protected areas, and inland waterways.

Learn More2005 - 2010
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Movement and Surveying Radar (MSR)

Reutech has developed advanced geotechnical monitoring and surveying systems for open-cast mining operations.

Learn More2005 - 2010
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DBRXL (RSR 320)

DBRXL (RSR 320) - 3D Air Defence Radar

Reutech Radar Systems has developed a 3-dimensional ground-based dual-band radar technology demonstrator which, once industrialised, will deliver world-leading performance in missile fire control applications.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT
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ESR 220 Thutlwa

ESR 220 Thutlwa

The ESR 220 system is a highly mobile solid state L-band 2D surveillance radar designed to provide early warning to mechanised troops in the battlefield.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

Set Top Boxes

Set Top Boxes - for Digital Terrestrial Television illustration

Reutech offers several digital product options, which can be customised to suit different requirements and markets. The new generation QT100 range of MPEG-4 set top boxes is specifically designed for reliability, usability, low power consumption and affordability.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

Perimeter Intrusion Monitoring System

Perimeter Intrusion Monitoring System (PIMS)

The Perimeter Intrusion Monitoring System or "PIMS" integrates traditional technologies used for asset protection, such as cameras, with ground surveillance radar technology.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

Solar Trackers and Mounting

Solar Trackers and Mounting

Reutech offers energy solutions in the form of various solar systems. The installation of solar systems includes both fixed photovoltaic (PV) panels and concentrated photovoltaic (CPV) tracking systems.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RSR 903 - Ground Surveillance Radar (GSR)

RSR 903 - Ground Surveillance Radar (GSR)

The RSR 903 is designed to detect small targets in complex clutter environments. The system is light-weight to suit application on extendable masts, tripods or fixed installations and is optimised for the monitoring, detection and classification of slow moving ground targets such as pedestrians.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RSR 312 - X-band 3D Surveillance Radar

RSR 312 - X-band 3D Surveillance Radar

RSR 312 Radar is a lightweight 3D Surveillance radar system that provides for both sea and air surveillance under specified environmental conditions.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RSR 312N - Naval X-band 3D Surveillance Radar

RSR 312 - X-band 3D Surveillance Radar

RSR 312N is a mechanically stabilised naval 3D surveillance radar, with detection optimised for surface and air target detection.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RSR 150 - 3D Radar Sensor for Vehicle Self Protection

RSR 150 - 3D Radar Sensor for Vehicle Self Protection

Reutech Radar Systems has developed a 3D radar sensor, in support of the LEDS 150 Vehicle Self Protection System developed by SAAB EDS. The radar sensor is optimised for the rapid acquisition and tracking of multiple incoming projectiles, such as Rocket Propelled Grenades, in order to designate fast reaction soft or hard kill countermeasures.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RTS 3200 - FMCW Optronics Radar Tracking System (FORT)

RTS 3200 - FMCW Optronics Radar Tracking System (FORT)

The FORT is a Low Probability of Intercept (LPI) optronics radar tracking system. The highly modular nature of the RTS 3200 radar design allows adaptation for alternative configurations of optronics sensors.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RIS 100 Navigation Radar Intercept Sensor (NRIS)

RIS 100 Navigation Radar Intercept Sensor (NRIS)

The RIS 100 sensor is a Radar Electronic Support Measures (R-ESM) receiver that covers the International Telecommunications Union radar bands allocated to marine radar at X-band (RIS 100X) and/or S-band (RIS 100S).

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RSR 420 - Mobile Surveillance and Target Acquisition Radar

RSR 420 - Vehicle Configuration - mast-mounted active radar antenna integrated with a radar equipment module

The RSR 420 is a high-accuracy multi-mode C-band Mobile Surveillance and Target Acquisition Radar providing high performance surveillance, self-defence and weapon support applications.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT
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RSR 420N - Naval Air/Sea Surveillance and Target Acquisition Radar

RSR 420N - Naval Air/Sea Surveillance and Target Acquisition Radar

The RSR 420N is a C-band multi-mode Naval Air/Sea Surveillance and Target Acquisition Radar providing high performance surveillance, self-defence, gunfire and helicopter support applications.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

Multi Purpose Platform

Multi Purpose Platform

Intended for going anywhere at any time, the MPP offers a mounting platform for a variety of different sensors and equipment. The platform has been designed with modularity in mind and can be configured for various user requirements.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

The Sub Surface Profiler

The Sub Surface Profiler

Our goal is to make your operation as safe and productive as possible. So we design innovative radar products that solve complex problems in simple ways. This passion drives our desire to think outside of the box; to rethink old problems and reimagine new solutions. It has led us to the SSP, a product that improves underground mining productivity and safety in a revolutionary simple way.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

MSR Connect®

MSR Connect

The MSR Connect is our new ultra user-friendly software, and is without question the most advanced monitoring software available in the marketplace today.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

Slope Vision

Slope Vision

Slope Vision is an evolutionary georeferenced camera system tailored specifically to the geotechnical industry. The Slope Vision system comprising of a high-definition camera system and advanced software enables the user to command the camera to specific georeferenced coordinates or points of interest.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT
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MSR IV Esprit

MSR IV Esprit

MSRIV Esprit is the fourth generation MSR. This is the fastest scanning radar in the industry, MSRIV Esprit was designed to operate in highly volatile atmospheric conditions. It can detect a failure up to a rate of 13 500mm/h, the highest in the market.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT
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Reutech Digital Compass

Reutech Digital Compass Green

The Reutech Digital Compass (RDC) is a handheld, battery powered, digital tilt corrected compass, designed for the mining geotechnical community. It allows the user to generate and store a tilt corrected reading by simply placing the unit on a structure and pressing the measurement button.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

Berm Monitoring System (BMS)

Berm Monitoring System (BMS)

Our aim is to improve safety and productivity in the mining environment. The Berm Monitoring System (BMS) is used to ensure and improve safety in the process of back filling mines and waste dumps. The system uninterruptedly monitors the safety berms to ensure that the required height, which is site dependent, is continuously maintained.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RSR 906N - Naval Air / Sea Surveillance Radar

RSR906N with IFF illustration

The RSR 906N is a mechanically stabilised, continuous scanning surveillance radar, optimised for the simultaneous detection of both air and surface targets.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RSR 936N - Naval Air / Sea Surveillance Radar

RSR906N with IFF illustration

The RSR 936N is a 3D mechanically stabilised, continuous scanning surveillance radar, optimised for the simultaneous detection of both air and surface targets.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT
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RDS 180 Hostile Fire Indication Radar

RDS 180 HOSFIR - Hostile Fire Indication Radar

Warning pilots of incoming hostile fire from small arms | Facilitation of evasive manoeuvres to improve aircraft survivability | Support for retaliatory action by helicopter through estimation of ground fire origin | Suitable for VIP, transport and helicopter gunship platforms.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

ETS 2400

ets2400

The ETS 2400 combined optronic and radar tracking system was designed for land-based anti-aircraft artillery and missile applications.

Learn More1991 - 1994

EDR 120

edr120

The EDR 120 system is a 30 km 2D L-band solid state Designation Radar designed to provide designation data to a fire directing system in a layered air defence scenario.

Learn More1991 - 1994

ESR 360VX

ESR 360VX

The 150 km range ESR 360VX system is a 3D local warning air defence radar derived from the ESR 360L air surveillance radar delivered to the South African Air Force for evaluation in 1995.

Learn More1995 - 1998

ESR 360L

The 200 km range ESR 360L system provides accurate 3D air surveillance and Ground Control Intercept (GCI) capability to operators housed in remote display shelters. This system makes use of a solid-state distributed transmitter and receiver housed within a composite-material antenna structure.

Learn More1995 - 1998

RTS 6400

The RTS 6400 is a 60 km instrumented-range monopulse X-band combined radar and optronics tracking system using a wide-band, high stability Travelling Wave Tube AmplIfier (TWTA) and advanced Doppler signal processing.

Learn More1999 - 2004

Subsystems

subsystems

(Signal Processor, Modkits, STAP, Antenna Housing, Rotators). The company has developed technology in support of its products that is focused in the digital, radio-frequency, antenna, mechanical and software environments.

Learn More1999 - 2004

RSR 210N

RSR 210N lightweight X-Band 2D naval air/sea surveillance radar

The RSR 210N is a lightweight X-band 2D Naval Air / Sea surveillance radar designed for application on smaller naval and coastguard vessels or as an auxiliary radar on larger vessels. This radar, which provides coverage to beyond 100 km, may be supplied with a dedicated console or may be interfaced to a Combat Management System.

Learn More2005 - 2010
rsr-906-history-icon

RSR 906

RSR 906 radar

The RSR 906 is part of the StealthRadTM product range and has been developed in response to increasing demands for persistent, all-weather and low visibility situational awareness of borders, strategic infrastructure, marine protected areas, and inland waterways.

Learn More2005 - 2010
msr history icon

Movement and Surveying Radar (MSR)

Reutech has developed advanced geotechnical monitoring and surveying systems for open-cast mining operations.

Learn More2005 - 2010
rsr320 history icon

DBRXL (RSR 320)

DBRXL (RSR 320) - 3D Air Defence Radar

Reutech Radar Systems has developed a 3-dimensional ground-based dual-band radar technology demonstrator which, once industrialised, will deliver world-leading performance in missile fire control applications.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT
rsr320 history icon

ESR 220 Thutlwa

ESR 220 Thutlwa

The ESR 220 system is a highly mobile solid state L-band 2D surveillance radar designed to provide early warning to mechanised troops in the battlefield.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

Set Top Boxes

Set Top Boxes - for Digital Terrestrial Television illustration

Reutech offers several digital product options, which can be customised to suit different requirements and markets. The new generation QT100 range of MPEG-4 set top boxes is specifically designed for reliability, usability, low power consumption and affordability.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

Perimeter Intrusion Monitoring System

Perimeter Intrusion Monitoring System (PIMS)

The Perimeter Intrusion Monitoring System or "PIMS" integrates traditional technologies used for asset protection, such as cameras, with ground surveillance radar technology.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

Solar Trackers and Mounting

Solar Trackers and Mounting

Reutech offers energy solutions in the form of various solar systems. The installation of solar systems includes both fixed photovoltaic (PV) panels and concentrated photovoltaic (CPV) tracking systems.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RSR 903 - Ground Surveillance Radar (GSR)

RSR 903 - Ground Surveillance Radar (GSR)

The RSR 903 is designed to detect small targets in complex clutter environments. The system is light-weight to suit application on extendable masts, tripods or fixed installations and is optimised for the monitoring, detection and classification of slow moving ground targets such as pedestrians.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RSR 312 - X-band 3D Surveillance Radar

RSR 312 - X-band 3D Surveillance Radar

RSR 312 Radar is a lightweight 3D Surveillance radar system that provides for both sea and air surveillance under specified environmental conditions.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RSR 312N - Naval X-band 3D Surveillance Radar

RSR 312 - X-band 3D Surveillance Radar

RSR 312N is a mechanically stabilised naval 3D surveillance radar, with detection optimised for surface and air target detection.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RSR 150 - 3D Radar Sensor for Vehicle Self Protection

RSR 150 - 3D Radar Sensor for Vehicle Self Protection

Reutech Radar Systems has developed a 3D radar sensor, in support of the LEDS 150 Vehicle Self Protection System developed by SAAB EDS. The radar sensor is optimised for the rapid acquisition and tracking of multiple incoming projectiles, such as Rocket Propelled Grenades, in order to designate fast reaction soft or hard kill countermeasures.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RTS 3200 - FMCW Optronics Radar Tracking System (FORT)

RTS 3200 - FMCW Optronics Radar Tracking System (FORT)

The FORT is a Low Probability of Intercept (LPI) optronics radar tracking system. The highly modular nature of the RTS 3200 radar design allows adaptation for alternative configurations of optronics sensors.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RIS 100 Navigation Radar Intercept Sensor (NRIS)

RIS 100 Navigation Radar Intercept Sensor (NRIS)

The RIS 100 sensor is a Radar Electronic Support Measures (R-ESM) receiver that covers the International Telecommunications Union radar bands allocated to marine radar at X-band (RIS 100X) and/or S-band (RIS 100S).

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RSR 420 - Mobile Surveillance and Target Acquisition Radar

RSR 420 - Vehicle Configuration - mast-mounted active radar antenna integrated with a radar equipment module

The RSR 420 is a high-accuracy multi-mode C-band Mobile Surveillance and Target Acquisition Radar providing high performance surveillance, self-defence and weapon support applications.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT
rsr420n-history-icon

RSR 420N - Naval Air/Sea Surveillance and Target Acquisition Radar

RSR 420N - Naval Air/Sea Surveillance and Target Acquisition Radar

The RSR 420N is a C-band multi-mode Naval Air/Sea Surveillance and Target Acquisition Radar providing high performance surveillance, self-defence, gunfire and helicopter support applications.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

Multi Purpose Platform

Multi Purpose Platform

Intended for going anywhere at any time, the MPP offers a mounting platform for a variety of different sensors and equipment. The platform has been designed with modularity in mind and can be configured for various user requirements.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

The Sub Surface Profiler

The Sub Surface Profiler

Our goal is to make your operation as safe and productive as possible. So we design innovative radar products that solve complex problems in simple ways. This passion drives our desire to think outside of the box; to rethink old problems and reimagine new solutions. It has led us to the SSP, a product that improves underground mining productivity and safety in a revolutionary simple way.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

MSR Connect®

MSR Connect

The MSR Connect is our new ultra user-friendly software, and is without question the most advanced monitoring software available in the marketplace today.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

Slope Vision

Slope Vision

Slope Vision is an evolutionary georeferenced camera system tailored specifically to the geotechnical industry. The Slope Vision system comprising of a high-definition camera system and advanced software enables the user to command the camera to specific georeferenced coordinates or points of interest.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT
esprit-history-icon

MSR IV Esprit

MSR IV Esprit

MSRIV Esprit is the fourth generation MSR. This is the fastest scanning radar in the industry, MSRIV Esprit was designed to operate in highly volatile atmospheric conditions. It can detect a failure up to a rate of 13 500mm/h, the highest in the market.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT
rdc-history-icon

Reutech Digital Compass

Reutech Digital Compass Green

The Reutech Digital Compass (RDC) is a handheld, battery powered, digital tilt corrected compass, designed for the mining geotechnical community. It allows the user to generate and store a tilt corrected reading by simply placing the unit on a structure and pressing the measurement button.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

Berm Monitoring System (BMS)

Berm Monitoring System (BMS)

Our aim is to improve safety and productivity in the mining environment. The Berm Monitoring System (BMS) is used to ensure and improve safety in the process of back filling mines and waste dumps. The system uninterruptedly monitors the safety berms to ensure that the required height, which is site dependent, is continuously maintained.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RSR 906N - Naval Air / Sea Surveillance Radar

RSR906N with IFF illustration

The RSR 906N is a mechanically stabilised, continuous scanning surveillance radar, optimised for the simultaneous detection of both air and surface targets.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT

RSR 936N - Naval Air / Sea Surveillance Radar

RSR906N with IFF illustration

The RSR 936N is a 3D mechanically stabilised, continuous scanning surveillance radar, optimised for the simultaneous detection of both air and surface targets.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT
rds180-history-icon

RDS 180 Hostile Fire Indication Radar

RDS 180 HOSFIR - Hostile Fire Indication Radar

Warning pilots of incoming hostile fire from small arms | Facilitation of evasive manoeuvres to improve aircraft survivability | Support for retaliatory action by helicopter through estimation of ground fire origin | Suitable for VIP, transport and helicopter gunship platforms.

Learn More2011 - PRESENT
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