Petards

History

  • 1951 - DEFENCE.

    Dr Herbert Loebl establishes Joyce-Loebl along with fellow engineering graduate Robert Joyce.

  • 1992 - TRANSPORT.

    Joyce-Loebl adds transport technologies to its existing defence capabilities.

  • 1997 - SURVEILLANCE.

    Petards established to develop specialist CCTV software and systems.

  • 1999 - SURVEILLANCE.

    Petards Group plc listed on the London Stock Exchange Alternative Investment Market (AIM).

  • 2000 - EMERGENCY SERVICES.

    Petards acquires ProVida brand from Jai A/S of Denmark.

  • 2001 - DEFENCE and TRANSPORT.

    Joyce-Loebl acquired by Petards, doubling the size of the Group.

  • 2006 - ANPR.

    Petards acquires EIMC, adding advanced ANPR (Automatic Number Plate Recognition) cameras to the ProVida brand.