Scent Detection is a trading name of Central Engineering Design ltd. We specialise in the design, development and manufacture of canine training equipment and vapour systems for trapping and remotely analysing scents by canine olfaction.
Coming from a background of medical, scientific and security research our expertise has been instrumental in the development and supply of carousel scent wheels for the military, police forces, border control and REST equipment for air freight security in the private sector.
All our products are made of the highest quality stainless steel and come with a 2 – 5 year manufacturer’s guarantee and not to be confused with cheap Aluminium versions held together with nuts and bolts. Our products are sterilisable and will give you many years’ service with aftercare.
Our products can be tailored to meet your individual needs and we can offer help and advice to achieve your goals.
We have an international courier service and can supply customers from across the globe.
What We Do
We can design equipment for any specific application from vapour systems, discrimination devices, training boxes, scent amplifiers, analysis stands and much more!
We are Engineers with a wealth of knowledge of canine and handler behaviour. If you have an idea or concept of how to improve training or improve detection rates come and talk to us.
We offer free and friendly advice and are happy to help you turn your ideas into working prototypes. We have an NDA process and can help with Patents should you wish?
What They Say
Our companies Advanced Canine Technologies Ltd based in England and Scent Detection Academy based in The Netherlands the original developers of the modern-day vapour Systems have been using different equipment designed and manufactured by Central Engineering Design based in Folkestone Kent for some years now and have found the attention to detail and perfect finish to be first class.
Tyler Security is proud of its expertise in the highly sensitive domain of explosives and narcoticssearch and detection. Our dogs operate at very high standards; achieved by specialist training and specialist training equipment. Central Engineering Design not only supply Tyler Security with very high quality, practical and efficient carousel products but have also been instrumental in designing and supplying unique lightweight, battery powered, scent boxes and probes.
Central Engineering has been integral part in the design, development and future proofing of a number of canine concepts that have advanced the training of military working dogs. This partnership has helped increase the quality of canines used for detection purposes.
As a project manager for a major defence canine contract for Afghanistan it was Central Engineering that we (MoD) turned too to procure bespoke equipment that will help dog handlers in the field, undoubtedly to save lives.
Central Engineering have also been involved in many private sector enterprises and their innovative ideas, flexible approach and as important cost, make them the ideal choice for any canine project.