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Rheinmetall Canada Inc.

Company name(s)

Legal/Operating Name
Rheinmetall Canada Inc.

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Company contact information

Mailing address

225, boul. du Séminaire S
SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU , Quebec
J3B 8E9

Location address

225, boul. du Séminaire S
SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, Quebec
J3B 8E9

Company Profile


Rheinmetall Canada is a proud member of Germany's Rheinmetall Group, one of Europe's largest suppliers of systems and equipment for 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 more than a quarter century.
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 repair and overhaul of the Leopard 2 A4 training tanks, the 40 mm close area suppression weapon, the armoured recovery vehicle project and the MASS Multi Ammunition Softkill System for the Halifax Class Shield Replacement. Most recently, we are a proud member of the successful Textron Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) team.

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Thérèse Ménard
Title:
Director
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(450) 358-7703
Facsimile:
(450) 358-7707
Email:
tmenard@rheinmetall.ca
Stéphane Oehrli
Title:
Vice President
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(450) 542-5999
Email:
soehrli@rheinmetall.ca
Alain Tremblay
Title:
Vice President
Area of Responsibility:
Export Sales & Marketing.
Telephone:
(613) 233-3223
Ext:
228
Email:
atremblay@rheinmetall.ca

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Country of Ownership:
Canada  
Year Established:
1985
Exporting:
Yes  
Quality Certification:
ISO 14001, ISO 9001.
Primary Industry (NAICS):
334290 - Other Communications Equipment Manufacturing
Alternate Industries (NAICS):
541690 - Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services
Primary Business Activity:
Manufacturer / Processor / Producer  
Total Sales ($CDN):
$50,000,000 + 
Export Sales ($CDN):
$50,000,000 + 
Number of Employees:
250 
Product Name:
Air defence
Rheinmetall Canada is an active contributor to the Rheinmetall Group's air defence product portfolio. The company has a proven capability to design and develop air defence battle management systems that fully integrate weapons, sensors, communications systems, and battle management software to provide a cohesive and layered ystem. The Canadian Army, Royal Netherlands Army, Finnish Defence Forces, and Hellenic Army and Air Force all employ systems developed by Rheinmetall Canada for their specific air defence requirements.

Product Name:
Vehicle integration
Engineering and integrating custom-designed systems for military vehicle projects are a specialty of Rheinmetall Canada. Over the last two decades, the company has acquired broad expertise in vehicle integration commencing with the assembly, integration, and test of the highly sophisticated ADATS missile system. This provided the company with a unique knowledge in the integration of missile, radar, and electro-optic systems, as well as mechanical, electrical, and communication technologies into armoured vehicles. Over the years, we have strengthened these integration skills and combined them with advanced services for refurbishment, repair and overhaul, and long-term support to supply our customers with a complete vehicle management capability.

Product Name:
Weapon systems
Rheinmetall has a broad depth in producing and sustaining land and naval weapon systems for Canada and the international defence community. The strong partnerships with platform and weapon suppliers allow us to propose cost-effective and high-performance weapon systems for all kinds of missions. Several armed forces including the Canadian Army, Canadian Navy, French Army, and Belgian Army now field weapon systems produced and supported by Rheinmetall Canada in collaboration with its partners.

At Rheinmetall Canada, we not only manufacture complete weapon systems, but we also design, develop, integrate, and test components and subassemblies for the Rheinmetall Defence group of companies and for our key partners.


Product Name:
Electronic systems
The capability to design and develop electronic systems and related software for various defence and commercial systems is a company success story. Rheinmetall Canada's electronic systems are used in domains such as C-IED, soldier systems, battle management, training and simulation, and homeland security to name a few. Canada, the United States, the Netherlands, and severall other allies benefit from the company's innovative and unique solutions for mission-critical defence or homeland security needs.


FSC Code:
2090-Miscellaneous Ship and Marine Equipment
5895-Miscellaneous Communication Equipment
6150-Miscellaneous Electric Power and Distribution Equipment
6320-Shipboard Alarm and Signal Systems
6910-Training Aids
6920-Armament Training Devices
6930-Operation Training Devices

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Alliances:

  • Sales/Marketing
  • Technology

Industry sector market interests:

  • Transportation
  • Aerospace
  • Defence

Geographic markets:

Export experience:
  • Belgium
  • Senegal
  • Switzerland
  • Yemen

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Classification codes

Dun and Bradstreet Number:
246366306 +
JCO Number:
0005657
CAGE Code:
78959

Total plant size:

320,000 sq. ft.

Key / Major clients:

Canadian Forces (ADATS, MPDS, Weapon Stations, TUAV, ISTAR Software Planning Tools, MASS, SOTM, PSS and more)
Royal Netherlands Army (BM/C4I Air Defence System)
Royal Thailand Air Force (ADATS Missile System)
Finnish Air Force (BM/C4I Air Defence System)
Italian Army
Canadian Coast Guard (GMDSS/DSC Systems)
US Coast Guard (GMDSS/DSC Systems)
Port Autority of Senegal (GMDSS DSC/Communications Systems)
GIAT (France) (ARROWS Weapon Stations)
Third-Party Information Liability Disclaimer

Some of the information on this Web page has been provided by external sources. The Government of Canada is not responsible for the accuracy, reliability or currency of the information supplied by external sources. Users wishing to rely upon this information should consult directly with the source of the information. Content provided by external sources is not subject to official languages, privacy and accessibility requirements.

Contacts

Contact information

Thérèse Ménard
Title:
Director
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(450) 358-7703
Facsimile:
(450) 358-7707
Email:
tmenard@rheinmetall.ca
Stéphane Oehrli
Title:
Vice President
Area of Responsibility:
Management Executive.
Telephone:
(450) 542-5999
Email:
soehrli@rheinmetall.ca
Alain Tremblay
Title:
Vice President
Area of Responsibility:
Export Sales & Marketing.
Telephone:
(613) 233-3223
Ext:
228
Email:
atremblay@rheinmetall.ca
Description

Company description

Country of Ownership:
Canada  
Year Established:
1985
Exporting:
Yes  
Quality Certification:
ISO 14001, ISO 9001.
Primary Industry (NAICS):
334290 - Other Communications Equipment Manufacturing
Alternate Industries (NAICS):
541690 - Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services
Primary Business Activity:
Manufacturer / Processor / Producer  
Total Sales ($CDN):
$50,000,000 + 
Export Sales ($CDN):
$50,000,000 + 
Number of Employees:
250 
Products, services and licensing

Product / Service / Licensing

Product Name:
Air defence
Rheinmetall Canada is an active contributor to the Rheinmetall Group's air defence product portfolio. The company has a proven capability to design and develop air defence battle management systems that fully integrate weapons, sensors, communications systems, and battle management software to provide a cohesive and layered ystem. The Canadian Army, Royal Netherlands Army, Finnish Defence Forces, and Hellenic Army and Air Force all employ systems developed by Rheinmetall Canada for their specific air defence requirements.

Product Name:
Vehicle integration
Engineering and integrating custom-designed systems for military vehicle projects are a specialty of Rheinmetall Canada. Over the last two decades, the company has acquired broad expertise in vehicle integration commencing with the assembly, integration, and test of the highly sophisticated ADATS missile system. This provided the company with a unique knowledge in the integration of missile, radar, and electro-optic systems, as well as mechanical, electrical, and communication technologies into armoured vehicles. Over the years, we have strengthened these integration skills and combined them with advanced services for refurbishment, repair and overhaul, and long-term support to supply our customers with a complete vehicle management capability.

Product Name:
Weapon systems
Rheinmetall has a broad depth in producing and sustaining land and naval weapon systems for Canada and the international defence community. The strong partnerships with platform and weapon suppliers allow us to propose cost-effective and high-performance weapon systems for all kinds of missions. Several armed forces including the Canadian Army, Canadian Navy, French Army, and Belgian Army now field weapon systems produced and supported by Rheinmetall Canada in collaboration with its partners.

At Rheinmetall Canada, we not only manufacture complete weapon systems, but we also design, develop, integrate, and test components and subassemblies for the Rheinmetall Defence group of companies and for our key partners.


Product Name:
Electronic systems
The capability to design and develop electronic systems and related software for various defence and commercial systems is a company success story. Rheinmetall Canada's electronic systems are used in domains such as C-IED, soldier systems, battle management, training and simulation, and homeland security to name a few. Canada, the United States, the Netherlands, and severall other allies benefit from the company's innovative and unique solutions for mission-critical defence or homeland security needs.


FSC Code:
2090-Miscellaneous Ship and Marine Equipment
5895-Miscellaneous Communication Equipment
6150-Miscellaneous Electric Power and Distribution Equipment
6320-Shipboard Alarm and Signal Systems
6910-Training Aids
6920-Armament Training Devices
6930-Operation Training Devices
Market

Market profile

Alliances:

  • Sales/Marketing
  • Technology

Industry sector market interests:

  • Transportation
  • Aerospace
  • Defence

Geographic markets:

Export experience:
  • Belgium
  • Senegal
  • Switzerland
  • Yemen
Sector

Sector information

Classification codes

Dun and Bradstreet Number:
246366306 +
JCO Number:
0005657
CAGE Code:
78959

Total plant size:

320,000 sq. ft.

Key / Major clients:

Canadian Forces (ADATS, MPDS, Weapon Stations, TUAV, ISTAR Software Planning Tools, MASS, SOTM, PSS and more)
Royal Netherlands Army (BM/C4I Air Defence System)
Royal Thailand Air Force (ADATS Missile System)
Finnish Air Force (BM/C4I Air Defence System)
Italian Army
Canadian Coast Guard (GMDSS/DSC Systems)
US Coast Guard (GMDSS/DSC Systems)
Port Autority of Senegal (GMDSS DSC/Communications Systems)
GIAT (France) (ARROWS Weapon Stations)
Last Update Date 2017-03-03
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