Rheinmetall Canada Inc.

Established player in the defence and security industry in Canada

About us

Rheinmetall Canada has been offering defence and security products since 1986. With approximately 400 employees at locations in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu close to Montréal and Ottawa, and other offices throughout the world, the company has demonstrated expertise in the development, integration, and production of platform-independent systems that are resistant, adaptable, and efficient.

Rheinmetall Canada offers innovative solutions for vehicle systems and integration, air defence as well as weapon, command and communications, soldier and robotic systems. Furthermore, the offering includes airport ground support equipment. Rheinmetall Canada also customises systems to the evolving operational needs of military forces in Canada and on selected international markets and is principally engaged in long-term, in-service support for the broad range of solutions.

In addition to offering its own solutions, Rheinmetall Canada provides the Canadian market with Rheinmetall’s broad portfolio of system solutions, services and technologies in the areas of mobility, reconnaissance, management, effectiveness, simulation, and protection.

Delivering unique capabilities at home and abroad is and will always remain our top priority.

longstanding partner of the Canadian armed forces
Rheinmetall Canada in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, close to Montréal
Recognized as a leading systems engineering and integration company in Canada, almost 75% of the company's business is for the Canadian Department of National Defence. In fact, Rheinmetall Canada is one of the largest providers of land defence systems and battle management systems to the federal government and is prime contractor on several key programs, including the repair and overhaul of the Leopard 2 A4 training tanks, the 40 mm close area suppression weapon, the MASS Multi Ammunition Softkill System for the Halifax Class Shield Replacement, and the Integrated Soldier System (ISS) Project. Rheinmetall Canada also is a proud member of the successful Textron Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV) team.

In addition, the business comprises sales to international defence customers and commercial sales in the homeland security sector.
Systems & Products

The range of products and services of Rheinmetall Canada includes:


Vehicle systems

  • HX – High mobility truck system
  • Leopard 2 A4 repair and overhaul
  • TAPV – Member of the Textron Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle team
  • SolarΣshield – Heat load reduction and signature management
  • Vehicle integration
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Weapon systems

  • MASS – Multi Ammunition Softkill System for the Halifax Class Shield Replacement
  • Rheinmetall Fieldranger – the family of remotely controlled weapon stations (RCWS)
  • 40mm CASW – Close area suppression weaponmilie der fernbedienbaren Waffenstationen (RCWS)
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Rheinmetall Mission Master A-UGVs: a unique family of dependable allies for soldiers

Robotic systems

  • Rheinmetall Mission Master – A unique concept of autonomous unmanned multipurpose ground vehicles (A-UGV)
  • Rheinmetall AXUS – Modular, multi-purpose autonomous vehicle
  • Rheinmetall Path – Autonomous Kit (A-kit) designed to provide military vehicles with the capability to operate unmanned
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Elektronic systems

  • Argus soldier system
  • PSS – Persistent Surveillance System
  • Rheinmetall Command and Control Software (RC2S)
  • Simulations and training solutions
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Air defence

  • AMADS – Advanced man-portable air defence system
  • Multi-mission radar/Medium-range radar
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Rheinmetall eMSU-GP electric air start unit

Airport ground support equipment (GSE)

  • Air Start Units for commercial and military purposes
  • Unmanned Baggage Handler – Safer and faster luggage emergency response at airline terminals
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A career on the cutting edge at Rheinmetall Canada

At Rheinmetall in Canada, challenges are part of everyday life. We are agile, resourceful, and always ready to think outside the box. Join our all-terrain team!

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Further information
Further sites and subsidiaries
Rheinmetall Canada in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, close to Montréal

225, boulevard du Séminaire Sud


QC J3B 8E9


Phone: +1 450-358-2000

Fax: +1 450-358-1744


Ottawa office

99 Metcalfe Street,

Suite 304


ON K1P 6L7


Phone: +1 613-233-3223

Fax: +1 613-233-4224


Passion for Technology.

Rheinmetall Platz 1

40476 Dusseldorf


Phone: +49 211 473-01

Fax: +49 211 473-4727

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