The Technika plant was established in 1993. Since the beginning the plant has been in charge of research and development and of testing new products. Except for the development of the systems themselves the plant concentrates also extensive design activities (Design department). Premises of the Technika plant are equipped with the top level measuring and computer systems. The Technika plant is also in charge of an independent testing laboratory and of a testing polygon which carry out verification of principles and functions both of single parts of equipment and of entire systems. The Design department is a self-contained part the Technika plant. Its activities are specialized to satisfy from the design point of view all the specific needs of AŽD Praha and its highly qualified specialists are able to provide design and realisation documentation in the required extent and time.