Codan Ltd. engages in the development of electronics solutions for government, corporate, NGO, and consumer markets. It operates through the following segments: Communications Equipment, Metal Detection, Tracking Solution, and Other. The Communications Equipment segment includes the design, development, manufacture, and marketing of communications equipment. The Metal Detection segment includes the design, development, manufacture, and marketing of metal detection equipment. The Tracking Solutions segment includes the design, manufacture, maintenance, and support of electronic products and associated software for the mining sector. The Other segment includes the manufacture and marketing of printed circuit boards. The company was founded by Alastair Wood, Ian Baker Wall and Jim Irvine Bettison on July 1, 1959 and is headquartered in Mawson Lakes, Australia.