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UXO Guidance

Ordtek have selected a number of industry publications and organisations who are instumental in the guidance of UXO management both offshore and on land.


CIRIA is the Construction Industry Research and Information Association.

As a neutral, independent and not-for-profit body, CIRIA link organisations with common interests and facilitate a range of collaborative activities that help improve the industry.

Unexploded ordnance (UXO) A guide for the construction industry (C681) (2009)

Assessment and management of unexploded ordnance (UXO) risk in the marine environment (C754) (2015)


The Crown Estate is an independent commercial business, created by Act of Parliament.

Dealing with Munitions in Marine Sediments (2010)


The RAND Corporation is a research organisation that develops solutions to public policy challenges to help make communities throughout the world safer and more secure, healthier and more prosperous.

Unexploded ordnance: A Critical Review of Risk Assessment Methods (2005)


The MCA work to prevent the loss of life on the coast and at sea; produce legislation and guidance on maritime matters, and provide certification to seafarers.