MOD Shoeburyness range is in Essex on the southeast coast of England. It offers weapon and equipment proving trials over land and firm tidal areas.
The range covers a land area of 7,500 acres with 35,000 acres of tidal sands. This enables over-water recovery of munitions up to 22km, ground-to-ground firings of up to 27km, long-range direct fire up to 3.5km, sea danger areas up to 35km and large radial safety areas for explosives trials.
MOD Shoeburyness is a centre of excellence for environmental testing of munitions and houses the Environmental Test Centre and a demilitarisation facility.
This controlled and secure environment is suitable for: