It is an undertaking of DRDO, ministry of defence, government of India. It is situated in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, it was established in 1959. The test laboratories are focussed mainly on investigation on desert conditions and welfare. The tests are mainly conducted on weapons and equipment. Test facility near field diagnostic, data processing centre, advanced material centre, anechoic chamber and EM characterization facility, irradiator, accredited/ simulated desert environmental testing, etc. The technologies set up to provide services sing set ups like aqueous foam generating system, radiation monitoring system, radiance surveillance system, contamination monitoring, antimicrobial wound dressing, electro-chromic panel, beta light, field water test kit, water purification plant, military survival system, high strength runways, etc. The services provided are excellent and prudent or that matter.