Transform R&DE into a world-class Engineering Systems Laboratory through research, innovation and development of state-of-the-art technology and also through collaborative-engineering and continual improvement.


Design and Develop high performance engineering systems, equipment, products and technologies related to:

  • Mobility and Counter-Mobility Systems
  • Field Defence and CBRNe Collective Protection Systems
  • Launch Systems for Weapons and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
  • Advanced Products using Composite Materials
  • Robotics and Unmanned Systems
  • Micro Electro-Mechanical Systems
  • Specialized Power Systems and Solutions
  • Specialized Engineering Equipment and Solutions.

Research & Development Establishment (Engineers), Pune traces its origin to the Inspectorate of Engineer Stores set up at Kolkata during World War II for exercising quality control on stores of indigenous origin and to provide guidance to manufacturers producing items used by the Services.This was amalgamated with Chief Inspectorate of Mechanisation at Chakala in Pakistan in 1946.