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

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Delivering professional services to Canada’s Critical Infrastructure, Defence, Security, Intelligence, Special Operations and Space communities.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. It is also a leader in providing tanker, combat, transport and mission aircraft, as well as one of the world’s largest space companies.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Developing a complete ship design capability in Canada, primarily to support the Canadian Government’s National Shipbuilding Strategy. 

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Beclawat Manufacturing Inc. (a Pelco Group company) offers fully-engineered transparent armor solutions to meet the evolving needs of the defense industry.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
BMT
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An innovative leader in engineering and program management support across the complete platform life cycle.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
CAE
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A global leader in the delivery of training for the defence and security, civil aviation and healthcare markets. CAE provides turnkey naval training solutions around the world.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Developing new, environmentally friendly “laser ablation” technology to remove the coating from an aircraft, military vehicle or even a ship – it is a cost effective alternative to current processes.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Curtiss-Wright’s Defense Solutions division specializes in the design and manufacture of a wide range of electronic modules and subsystems, as well as flight test and avionics, aiming and stabilization, shipboard helicopter handling, and instrumentation and control systems.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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A leader in the design, engineering, prototyping, testing, manufacturing and support of a wide range of general and specialized products from ballistic protection to CBRN systems.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Designs, manufactures and supports a broad range of military communications and networks, electro-optics, infrared search and track, deployable flight recorders, sensor signal processing systems, weapons platforms and much more.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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With a reputation for innovation and excellence, CMC designs, manufactures and supports advanced avionics products.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Federal Fleet Services Inc. supports military, government and humanitarian operations through the construction, ownership, servicing and management of complex, mission-critical ships.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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FELLFAB is a 65 year old, privately owned Canadian SME that has been a long time provider of engineered Textile solutions to DND, the defence sector, the Aerospace, space, transit and Industrial markets for many decades. 

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Fleetway is an Engineering, Integrated Logistics Support and Technical Services company, providing services to Government and Industry customers since 1983.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Delivers situational awareness by providing remotely piloted aircraft systems, radar, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions for military and commercial applications worldwide.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Business groups include: Land Communications, Airborne Mission Systems, Underwater Warfare and Public Safety and Security Solutions to equip and protect military and first responders.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Providing comprehensive engineering solutions for in-service / life cycle support to military and commercial platforms in the space, naval, land, and air force sectors.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Six divisions employ some 2000 people in six provinces and utilize a Canadian supply base of more than 800 companies to design, build, integrate, deliver and service world leading products.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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From naval innovation to renewable energy, and autonomous systems to cyber security, the company now has more than 950 highly skilled and experienced Canadian employees.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Marinvent provides aerospace consulting, services, training, tools and IP. Its unique combination of technical experts, flying avionics test bed, test pilots, software tools and research simulator are used to help customers bring their new products to market efficiently.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
MDA
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MDA is active in two principal markets: space-based communications and  end-to-end surveillance and intelligence solutions to monitor and manage changes and activities worldwide.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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A market leader in environmentally-friendly mobility and threat-appropriate security technologies, Rheinmetall Canada employs 300 people in Canada.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Innovative aviation and high-integrity solutions in flight deck avionics, cabin electronics, mission communications, simulation and training, and information management are delivered by a global workforce and service network in more than 150 countries.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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World renowned in high-speed diesel engines, Rolls-Royce also produces integrated power and propulsion solutions for aerospace, marine, energy and off-highway applications.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Skilled engineers support the design, development and evolution of the Army's Land Command Support System and, as part of the National Shipbuilding Strategy, is a key systems integrator for the Royal Canadian Navy and the Canadian Coast Guard vessels.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
(2018,
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Designs, manufactures and services engineered textiles and survival solutions for all military environments.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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An ­international leader in the development of equipment and systems for maritime forces worldwide, specializing in under sea surveillance.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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UTC companies provide high-technology systems and services for the fast-growing aerospace and building industries.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Valcom has grown over the past 30 years, into a company that is well-known for providing professional services in assisting government and industry in achieving their objectives and goals.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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This system of innovative piping technologies for marine systems puts people to work faster while increasing safety, ensuring reliability and maximizing efficiency.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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Develops custom-designed vessel-specific simulation capabilities, including embedded radar, to support military and coast guard training requirements.

Top Defence Capability Leaders 2018
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White Whale provides an intelligence system that analyzes aviation data, predicts downtime and optimizes maintenance schedules. They build algorithms that leave businesses with more product and less cost.

(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,
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This leader in Managed Clothing Solutions works closely with more than 75 Canadian companies, helping secure some 4500 jobs.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
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Provides support to strategically important assets, infrastructure and training programs – primarily in the Canadian defence, security, marine, and construction sectors.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
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Specializing in corrosion management – maintains, restores, cleans and preserves all sorts of metal products and structures, even in the most demanding environments.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
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Business groups include: Land Communications, Airborne Mission Systems, Underwater Warfare and Public Safety and Security Solutions to equip and protect military and first responders.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
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World renowned for design, construction and integration of state-of-the-art warships, as well as ship repairs and modernization, Integrated Platform Management systems, Fire Control systems, Command and Control systems, and Propulsion Plants. 

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
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Leading the world in Energy Efficiency (E2) solutions. Its combines system delivers more than 60% fuel savings compared to legacy equipment – to lower costs and keep personnel out of harm’s way.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
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A global leader in integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training systems, Meggitt offers enhanced diagnostics with intelligent Automatic Coaching.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
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Designs, manufactures and supports a broad range of military communications and networks, electro-optics, infrared search and track, deployable flight recorders, sensor signal processing systems, weapons platforms and much more.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
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Develops innovative, high quality underwater products and services that are dependable and cost effective, such as its diver-held imaging sonar and navigation system.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
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The new C8A4 version of its Modular Rail Rifle (MRR) adds new functionality,  rail positions, and now implements the M-LOK accessory mounting system.

Top Defence Capabilities 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 10" global defence enterprise.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
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Producing the widest range of small firearms in the world, from the most state-of-the-art facilities in the industry.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
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This world leader in firearm manufacturing has been producing quality firearms since 1852. Its new M&P 2.0 polymer pistol is loaded with features and benefits tailored for the military and police user.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
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Distributor of optics, electro-optics, surveillance systems, thermal and night vision equipment. Training and systems integration solutions.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
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Canada’s West Coast shipbuilding and ship repair Centre of Excellence, its full-service shipyards in both Vancouver and Victoria  are committed to the highest customer service and safety standards, and employs more than 2600 people in the specialized marine sector.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
(2017,
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This system of innovative piping technologies for marine systems puts people to work faster while increasing safety, ensuring reliability and maximizing efficiency.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
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An innovative leader in engineering and program management support across the complete platform life cycle.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
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Specializing in semi-custom ­vessel solutions, the Rough Water 9.11 RHIB was designed for Mutli-Role missions.

Top Defence Capabilities 2017
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Calian supports the Canadian military through the operation of the health services support contract offering complex healthcare services to CAF members at 34 military installations across Canada.

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

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

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

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
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Special image capture technologies designed for situations with extremely low ambient light levels.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
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A world leader in naval defence, and an innovator in the energy sector, DCNS delivers innovative solutions for integrated warships.

Defence Capability Leaders
(2016,
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Fincantieri is one of the world’s largest shipbuilding groups and number one by diversification and innovation.

Defence Capability Leaders
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(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
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issue 0)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Defence Networking & Mentoring
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A networking organization for the advancement of women leaders in defence and security professions.

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
issue 3)

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.

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
issue 3)

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

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
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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.

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
issue 3)

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

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
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CAE is a Canadian manufacturer of simulation technologies, modelling technologies and training services to airlines, aircraft manufacturers, defense customers, mining companies and healthcare specialists.

Defence Capability Facilitators 2015
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The Canadian Commercial Corporation (CCC) is a federal Crown corporation mandated to facilitate international trade on behalf of Canadian industry, particularly within government markets.

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
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Cubic Corporation is an American public corporation providing diversified systems and services to the transportation and defense markets worldwide.

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
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General Atomics Aeronautical Systems provides unmanned aerial vehicles and radar solutions for the U.S. military and commercial applications worldwide.

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
issue 3)

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.

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
issue 3)

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

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
issue 3)

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

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
issue 3)

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.

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
issue 3)

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

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
issue 3)

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

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
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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.

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
issue 3)

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.

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
issue 3)

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

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
issue 3)

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

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
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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.

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
issue 3)

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.

Defence Capability Leaders 2015
(2015,
issue 3)

Women in Defence and Security is a volunteer organization whose primary goal is the advancement of women leaders in defence and security professions across Canada.