About Rheinmetall Canada
Celebrating our achievements – Aiming for the future
Rheinmetall Canada is a proud member of Germany's Rheinmetall Group, a market leader in the areas of environmentally friendly mobility and threat-appropriate security technology. The Rheinmetall Defence sector is Europe’s foremost supplier of army technology and a longstanding partner of the armed forces.
With approximately 275 employees at locations in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu and Ottawa, Rheinmetall Canada has demonstrated expertise in the development, integration, and production of platform-independent systems for close to 30 years.
As an established player in the Canadian defence industry, Rheinmetall Canada offers innovative solutions for vehicle integration and air defence as well as weapon, protection, and electronic systems for naval and land applications. We also customize systems to the evolving operational needs of military forces in Canada and on selected international markets. Our capabilities include long-term, in-service support for our broad range of solutions.
For the Canadian Forces, we are a contractor on key programs, including the support of the Leopard family of products, the 40 mm close area suppression weapon project, and the MASS Multi Ammunition Softkill System for the Halifax Class Shield Replacement. We are also a proud member of the successful Textron Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) team and recently won contracts for the integrated soldier system project and the medium range radar project.
Its innovative products, its significant industrial and engineering presence in-country, and its flexibility to form teaming agreements with external partners where it makes business sense give Rheinmetall Canada a solid foundation on which to build future growth.