CATEGORIES

(2017,
issue 2)

FrontLine has gathered the key industry leaders, project primes and specialized subcontractors who provide Top Quality solutions for the defence sector.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

Esterline Avionics Systems has achieved an international reputation for innovation and excellence in the design and manufacture of advanced displays and CMC Electronics brand avionics for the aviation markets. CMC Electronics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Esterline Corporation, a specialized aerospace and defense company headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, with over 13,000 employees worldwide.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

Seaspan Shipyards is Canada’s West Coast shipbuilding and ship repair Centre of Excellence, with full-service shipyards in both Vancouver and Victoria that are committed to the highest customer service and safety standards. Seaspan Shipyards is certified to ISO 9001:2008 (quality), ISO 14001 (environment) and OHSAS 18001 (safety).

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

“We don’t know what’s going to change the world next,” says Lockheed Martin Canada Chief Executive, Charles Bouchard, “but Lockheed Martin and its partners are probably already working on it.”

From naval innovation to renewable energy and autonomous systems to cyber security, Lockheed Martin Canada is building upon its 78-year tradition as Canada’s trusted defence partner with an eye to the future.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

Incorporated in 1978, DEW Engineering is a leader in the design, engineering, prototyping, testing, manufacturing and after-sales support of a broad range of general and specialized defence and security products. DEW also life-extends and re-roles vehicles and equipment, and provides Integrated Logistics Support (ILS) and long term in-service support services.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

Since 1984, Shark Marine Technologies Inc. has been fulfilling its mandate to deliver underwater products and services that are innovative, high quality, dependable and cost effective. Delivering on that mandate, the company has gained global respect for its developments in undersea technology and the creative solutions it delivers to unusual and challenging applications.

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Colt Canada introduces the C8A4 version of its Modular Rail Rifle (MRR™). The C8A4 adds the bayonet lug and green Cerakoted® upper receiver and furniture. The C8A4 builds on the proven Colt Canada C8, 5.56mm Carbine core with a Magpul M-LOK™ Rail Attachment System. The new MRR Colt Canada Upper Receiver features a monolithic top rail with the side and bottom rail positions now implementing the M-LOK accessory mounting system.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

Rolls-Royce is a global company providing highly-efficient integrated power and propulsion solutions. Our power systems are predominantly used in aerospace, marine, energy and off-highway applications. Our MTU brand is world renowned in high-speed diesel engines. We support our customers through a worldwide network of manufacturing and service facilities.

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CAE
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Smith & Wesson has been producing quality firearms since 1852.

Our goal is to provide the best products and services available to Law Enforcement and Sporting markets.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
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Rockwell Collins is a pioneer in the development and deployment of innovative aviation and high-integrity solutions for both commercial and government applications. Our expertise in flight deck avionics, cabin electronics, mission communications, simulation and training, and information management is delivered by a global workforce, and a service and support network that crosses more than 150 countries.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)


Proud to support the Royal Canadian Navy

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Virtual Marine offers powerful custom-designed simulation capabilities to support defence and coast guard markets.

Virtual Marine’s embedded radar simulator has ­supported several frigate programs for integration/testing and it is ready for shipboard use.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

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. Rheinmetall Defence is Europe’s foremost supplier of army technology and a longstanding partner of the armed forces.

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Our President also has small hands, but he does not build walls or grab cats.

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MDA
(2017,
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Discover the advanced thinking behind MDA solutions 
 
MDA is a global communications and information company providing operational solutions to commercial and government organizations worldwide. MDA is active in two principal markets:

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is one of the country’s most innovative defence and security technology companies, providing advanced thinking, design expertise, and implementation know-how to equip military and first responders with leading-edge hardware, software and systems. Our business groups include: Land Communications, Airborne Mission Systems, Underwater Warfare and Public Safety and Security Solutions.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

Tulmar designs, manufactures and services engineered textiles and survival solutions. We deliver products and services that protect people – in the air, on the ground and in the water.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
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As the global leader of integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training systems, Meggitt Training Systems’ new FATS® 100MIL (formerly FATS 100e) offers a major expansion in weapons training capability.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
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Airbus Defence and Space is Europe’s number 1 defence and space company, the second largest space business worldwide and a top ten global defence enterprise. It is a division of Airbus, which in 2016 generated revenues of €67b and employs 134,000 people, including 2,000 Canadians.

Airbus Defence and Space has four business lines.

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UTC serves customers in the commercial aerospace, defense and building industries and ranks among the world's most respected and innovative companies. We are a company founded by people who invented technologies, turned them into businesses and, through innovation, built entire industries.

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Victaulic IACS Approved Pipe Joining Solutions
Servicing the marine industry since 1925, Victaulic increases efficiency on new builds, conversions and retrofits. Achieve lower total cost of installation with shorter schedules.

NO HOT WORKS: Safer installations. Eliminate fire watches, weld and toxic fumes with a flame free installation. No fume. No hot works.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

One shot. One hit.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

BMT Fleet Technology Ltd (BMT) is an innovative leader in the provision of engineering and program management support across the complete platform life cycle. BMT provides high-value advice and insight to complex Canadian programs.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

Established in 1955, Rosborough Boats specializes in semi-custom ­vessel solutions, working with governments and private industry users to maximize the usability and cross mission success often required in the ­maritime environment.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

Lower your fuel consumption, not your standards.

From the industry’s only Energy Efficient ECUs/Self-Powered Heaters and cutting-edge micro grid technology, to insulated radiant barriers and the innovative Shade Fly, HDT Global is leading the world in Energy Efficiency (E2) solutions.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

DRS Canada, a wholly owned subsidiary of DRS Technologies Inc. headquartered in Arlington, VA, is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo employing more than 47,000 people worldwide.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

Logistik is a Canadian company recognized globally as a leader in the delivery of end-to-end Managed Clothing Solutions, providing the right solution for every mission. Logistik Managed Clothing Solution incorporates critical elements of the Integrated Soldier System concept that is predominant in today’s advanced Clothing and Personal Protective Equipment Programs.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
issue 0)

Stoeger Canada is part of Beretta Holding Group. Time-proven and operationally tested, the centuries have underlined Beretta as one of the premium names in the Defence and Law Enforcement sectors. Its defence line, Beretta Defense Technologies, encompasses key manufacturers such as Beretta, Benelli, Sako, Steiner Optics & eOptics, Burris optics, Victrix Armaments, Centanex, and other distribution companies in Europe and America.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

ABB designs, manufactures and markets high-performance electro-optical systems for the space and defence markets.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

Delivering professional services to Canada’s Critical Infrastructure, Defence, Security, Intelligence, Special Operations and Space communities.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
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This Canadian Software development and services company specializes in the design and employment of constructive simulation, collaboration and planning software.

Defence Capability Leaders
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A global leader in the delivery of training for the defence and security, civil aviation and healthcare markets.

Defence Capability Leaders
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issue 0)

Providing diverse services to aerospace, defence customers: health care, IT services, engineering, and complex pre-deployment training exercises.

Defence Capability Leaders
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Special image capture technologies designed for situations with extremely low ambient light levels.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

A world leader in naval defence, and an innovator in the energy sector, DCNS delivers innovative solutions for integrated warships.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

Fincantieri is one of the world’s largest shipbuilding groups and number one by diversification and innovation.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)
(formerly Intergraph)

Multi-agency Incident Management & Situational Awareness. Hexagon’s Security Framework will integrate data from a variety of systems and sensors, to create a common operating picture in an operational environment.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

CMS represents a broad spectrum of capabilities and products with optimized synergies for cost-effective high-performance functionality.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

The growing concern over maritime and arctic safety and security issues is the imperative from which this important conference is growing.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

The world leader in live-fire and simulation weapons training solutions, Meggitt offers major expansion in weapons training capability.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

This leading global security company provides innovative systems, products and solutions in autonomous systems, cyber, C4ISR, logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

Nortrax has opened a brand new 30,000 square foot dealership in Ottawa.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

The world leader in firearm manufacturing and design for the global law enforcement and military markets.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

A rugged and maneuverable multi-mission aircraft, the C-27J Spartan offers some of the most up-to-date features available in aviation today.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

One of the world's leading naval system providers, TKMS is acknowledged for superior technological excellence, reliability and longevity.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

Distributor of optics, electro-optics, surveillance systems, thermal and night vision equipment. Training and systems integration solutions.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

UTC companies provide high-technology systems and services for the fast-growing aerospace and building industries.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
issue 0)

This system of innovative piping technologies for marine systems puts people to work faster while increasing safety, ensuring reliability and maximizing efficiency.

Defence Networking & Mentoring
(2016,
issue 0)

A networking organization for the advancement of women leaders in defence and security professions.

(2015,
issue 6)
BY FRONTLINE

Where are they now?

(2015,
issue 5)
BY FRONTLINE

Read about the latest movements of aerospace and defence business executives in influential positions. Contact us to add to our next edition. 

(2015,
issue 4)
BY FRONTLINE

Read about the latest movements of aerospace and defence business executives in influential positions. Contact us to add to our next edition. 

Defence Capability Leaders
(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

High-performance radar intelligence networks engineered to identify and track uncooperative targets such as small vessels, low-flying aircraft, and birds, enhance safety and security.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

Airbus Helicopters Canada is the helicopter manufacturing division of Airbus Group that designs, builds and supports state of the art Helicopters in Canada.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

Stoeger Canada is today part of the Beretta Holding Group. Controlled by the BERETTA family, the group encompasses key manufacturers of field and competition firearms and optics, as well as trading and distribution companies.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

BRP is a global leader in the design, development, manufacturing, distribution and marketing of powersports vehicles and propulsion systems.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

CAE is a Canadian manufacturer of simulation technologies, modelling technologies and training services to airlines, aircraft manufacturers, defense customers, mining companies and healthcare specialists.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Facilitators

The Canadian Commercial Corporation (CCC) is a federal Crown corporation mandated to facilitate international trade on behalf of Canadian industry, particularly within government markets.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

Cubic Corporation is an American public corporation providing diversified systems and services to the transportation and defense markets worldwide.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

Fleetway offers a comprehensive capability in engineering, technical and management services.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems provides unmanned aerial vehicles and radar solutions for the U.S. military and commercial applications worldwide.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

L-3 communications is a global leader in the provision of platform and C2 systems integration and electronics for surface ships and submarines, as well as In-Service Support capability.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

Intergraph provides enterprise engineering and geospatially powered software to businesses, governments, and organizations around the world.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group is an aircraft maintenance, modification and design company located at Cambridge Airport, which it also owns and operates.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

The Aerospace and Defence Industry Association of Newfoundland and Labrador facilitates the development of business opportunities in the Aerospace, Defence and Security sector and acts as a common forum for all Newfoundland and Labrador aerospace and defence related companies, agencies and other interested stakeholders.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

NovAtel offers the broadest range of high precision, OEM GNSS positioning products in the industry. They are recognized for their performance, quality and innovation.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

Prototype Equipment Design is a Canadian company providing precision design and manufacturing for the global future.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

A global Swedish-based company, Syntronic specializes in the design and development of products and test systems for customers in defence, telecom, transportation, industrial and med-tech.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

The Alenia C-27J Spartan is a medium-sized military transport aircraft developed and manufactured by Alenia Aermacchi.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

Telesat offers premier satellite services for broadcast, telecom and corporate entities in North America, South America, Asia and Europe.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems offers design, project management, and a broad range of technology transfer expertise built uopn a long and successful track record of German naval engineering excellence.

(2015,
issue 3)
BY TOP DEFENCE CAPABILITIES 2015
Defence Capability Leaders

Pratt & Whitney: A global leader in aircraft propulsion. UTC Aerospace Systems: Suppliers of advance aerospace and defense products. Sikorsky: Industry leader in flight solutions for commercial and military markets around the world.

(2011,
issue 1)
BY ROBERT DAY

Canadian Forces Industry