The Croatian Mine Action Centre-Centre for Testing, Development and Training Ltd. (HCR – CTRO Ltd.) was founded in 2003 with the aim to, through its activities, support, assist in and develop operational testing and evaluation of technologies of detection of mines and unexploded lethal ordnances (UXO), and to systematically conduct testing, researches and development in the field of demining for the needs of the overall demining community. HCR-CTRO Ltd. is a limited liability company founded by the Croatian Mine Action Centre. HCR-CTRO Ltd. was established as the first institution that deals with testing, research, development and training in the field of demining in Croatia.