Archives - March 2013


Alford Receives Enterprising Wiltshire Award for Innovation – 22 March 2013

On Friday 22 March, Alford Technologies were awarded the Enterprising Wiltshire Award for Innovation.  Selected from a shortlist of finalists, Alford Technologies were up against the best innovative companies in the region.  Over 140 companies entered the awards run by the Wiltshire Business Support Service.  Many attended Friday evening’s ceremony with representatives from Wiltshire’s chamber …


Launch: New Adhesive Breaching Tape – HydroTape

In March 2013, Alford Technologies launched their own design of HydroTape which is used to affix explosive charges to surfaces and supports better positioning of charges on targets.  This revolutionary design is unique to Alford Technologies and provides Breacher’s with an alternative adhesive solution to the Breacher’s Tape.  This high-tack double-sided adhesive tape creates an …


TV Appearance: Alford Recreates Assassination Attempt Against Napoleon for National Geographic

Dr. Sidney Alford was asked by True North TV to recreate the assassination attempt against Napoleon which took place on Christmas Eve in 1800 where Royalist plotters set off a barrel of gunpowder in the hope of taking Boneparte’s life. As part of the Bloody Tales series for National Geographic, the Napoleon assassination attempt will …