EOD Platoon Commander, Ministry of Defense, the Netherlands
Warrant Officer 1 Rob Martens, enlisted in the Netherlands Air force in 1980, educated and working as an Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) operator since 1995.
Past EOD missions include:
Currently working as second in command off a platoon with in the Defense EOD command at the SM Scheick barracks in Soesterberg. The platoon is responsible for render safe and disposal of all reported conventional explosives (UXO’s) within the Netherlands. This includes planning and organizing in cooperation with civil authorities in case of a complex incident when special safety measures are needed.