About Chess

Protect what matters most with dependable, cost-effective technology.

About Chess

Defence Leaders around the world work with Chess for market-leading, reliable defence systems.


Based in Horsham, Plymouth, and Wokingham, Chess Dynamics is a Systems House providing surveillance, fire control and special project capability for Land and Maritime domains.


Chess’ portfolio of proven surveillance and fire control solutions also includes counter-sUAV (drone) protection systems, the Vision4ce branded real time video and image processing solutions for electro-optic systems.


The company also provides a complete service including survey, installation, training, and maintenance across its entire product range, including bespoke engineering solutions. 


Chess has been supplying equipment, sub-systems and systems to defence leaders and prime contractors since 2005. Chess is a subsidiary company of the Cohort group and the company is led by David Tuddenham.

Designed by experts, built by specialists, maintained by professionals.


We are Chess Dynamics.

A note from our Directors

Chess Mission


We help customers protect what matters most by providing the best in proven technology with high availability for demanding environments. We hire the best people and always provide a solution to a need rather than push a product. 








Our Values


Teamwork: We work together to provide our customers with solutions.


Integrity: We do what we say, when we say. We act with honesty and are trustworthy.


Excellence: We take pride in what we do. We strive to continuously improve ourselves and the business.


Courage: We are not afraid of taking on challenges with diligence,  endurance and nerve.