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DRS Data and Research Services plc provides automated time-critical data capture technology solutions to governments, education authorities, and commercial organizations worldwide. The company is involved in the manufacture, sale, and support of optical and image scanning equipment; design and printing of documentation used for data capture; and provision of software and bureau services. It offers DRS PhotoScribe PS900 series scanners, which are network-ready form scanners able to capture complex data in real-time; DRS marking and examination software, including e-Marker software for online electronic examination marking and multiple choice questionnaire (MCQ) marking software; electronic counting solutions for statutory and non-statutory elections, including national elections, local and regional council elections, and by-elections; and customized census software to handle optical mark recognition (OMR), intelligent character recognition (ICR), barcode, and image. The company also provides bureau services comprising secure receipt and storage of scripts, scanning and imaging of completed exam answer booklets, and electronic delivery of online marking, as well as on-site professional services for client’s in-house operations or to support partners delivering such services. In addition, it offers professional and technical services and project management, including planning, project implementation, document scanning, data processing, and export of the data to a chosen analysis package for complex election projects and census projects. Further, the company produces bespoke examination scripts, including examiner answer and mark sheets for electronic capture, exam entry and registration forms incorporating photo capture, and MCQ answer forms and exam marking forms; designs ballot papers and produces forms; and designs and prints enumeration/census forms. DRS Data & Research Services plc was founded in 1969 and is headquartered in Milton Keynes, the United Kingdom.

168 Employees
Last Reported Date: 04/17/15
Founded in 1969

drs data & research svcs plc (DRS) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Executive Directo...
Total Annual Compensation: 165.0K GBP
Finance Director and Executive Director
Total Annual Compensation: 114.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

drs data & research svcs plc (DRS) Key Developments

DRS Data & Research Services plc Announces Board Changes

DRS Data & Research Services plc announced on 7 April 2015 that Sir David Brown and John Linwood will retire from the Board at the conclusion of AGM on 18 May 2015. Sir David has served for nearly seven years, including six years as Chairman, and John has completed his term as a Non-Executive Director. It was also stated that the process of selecting Sir David's successor was under way. Pending completion of that process, and on an interim basis, Alison Reed, Senior Independent Director, has been appointed as Chairman and Dame Sandra Dawson as Senior Independent Director with effect from the conclusion of the AGM.

DRS Data & Research Services plc, Annual General Meeting, May 18, 2015

DRS Data & Research Services plc, Annual General Meeting, May 18, 2015., at 15:00 GMT Standard Time. Location: 1 Danbury Court, Linford Wood. Agenda: To receive the audited annual accounts and reports for the year ended 31 December 2014; to approve the directors' remuneration report for the year ended 31 December 2014; to re-elect director of the company; to re-appoint Grant Thornton UK LLP as auditor of the company; to authorise the directors to determine Grant Thornton UK LLP's remuneration as auditor of the company; to authorise the directors generally and unconditionally pursuant to section 551 of the companies act 2006 to exercise all the powers of the company to allot shares in the company or grant rights to subscribe for or to convert any security into shares in the company up to an aggregate nominal amount of £1,089,720 comprising; and to consider other things.

DRS Data & Research Services plc Reports Consolidated Earnings Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2014; Recommends Nil Dividend for the Year Ended December 31, 2014; Announces Retirement of John Linwood as Non-Executive Director

DRS Data & Research Services plc reported consolidated earnings results for the year ended December 31, 2014. For the year, the company reported revenue of £13,684,000 compared to £18,095,000 a year ago. Loss before income tax was £1,951,000 compared to profit before income tax of £1,269,000 a year ago. Loss for the period attributable to owners of the parent was £1,556,000 or 4.90 pence per basic and diluted share compared to profit for the period attributable to owners of the parent of £1,389,000 or 4.30 pence per diluted share a year ago. Net cash generated from operating activities was £362,000 compared to net cash used in operating activities of £195,000 a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment was £372,000 compared to £180,000 a year ago. Purchase of intangible assets was £987,000 compared to £1,310,000 a year ago. As a consequence of trading conditions in 2014, the directors do not propose the payment of a final dividend (2013: 0.4 pence). After nearly seven years including six years as Chairman, completing his full term as a non-executive director, John Linwood will be retiring at the conclusion of the 2015 AGM.


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