35 Top Defence Capability Leaders 2016

FrontLine has gathered the key Industry Leaders, Project Primes, Support Agencies and Specialized Subcontractors for the defence sector.

The list below is in alphabetical order. Click on the company names for information on each.

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

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

Airbus Defence & Space – C-295 for FWSAR
Airbus D&S is the second largest space business worldwide and a top-10 global defence enterprise.

Babcock Canada Inc.
Providing support to strategically important assets, infrastructure and training programs, primarily in the Canadian defence, security, marine, and construction sectors.

Beretta Defense Technologies / Stoeger Canada Ltd
Producing the widest range of small firearms in the world, from the most state-of-the-art facilities in the industry.

C4i Training and Technology
This Canadian Software development and services company specializes in the design and employment of constructive simulation, collaboration and planning software.

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

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

Canon Canada Inc.
Special image capture technologies designed for situations with extremely low ambient light levels.

Colt Canada
The new Modular Rail Rifle (MRR) is introduced by Colt Canada.

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

DEW Engineering and Development ULC
This defence specialist company offers total solutions for vehicle armour innovation, system engineering and design, platform integration and large-scale manufacturing.

Esterline CMC Electronics
With a reputation for innovation and excellence, CMC designs, manufactures and supports electronics products for the aviation market.

Fincantieri – global shipyards
One of the world’s largest shipbuilding groups, and number one by diversification and innovation.

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc.
Specializing in Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions for military and commercial applications worldwide.

Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure (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.

IMP Aerospace & Defence
Providing in-service / life cycle support to military and commercial platforms in the space, naval, land, and air force sectors.

L-3 Canada Marine Systems (CMS)
CMS represents a broad spectrum of capabilities and products with optimized synergies for cost-effective high-performance functionality.

Lockheed Martin Canada
With now more than 900 highly skilled and experienced Canadian employees, Lockheed has been providing innovative solutions to the Canadian Armed Forces for decades.

MASS16 – Maritime & Arctic Security & Safety Conference
The growing concern over maritime and arctic safety and security issues is the imperative from which this important conference is growing.

Meggitt Training Systems (Quebec) Inc.
The world leader in live-fire and simulation weapons training solutions, Meggitt offers major expansion in weapons training capability.

Northrop Grumman Corporation
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.

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

Rockwell Collins Canada
Expertise in flight deck avionics, cabin electronics, mission communications, simulation and training, and information management.

Rosborough Boats
Specializing in semi-custom ­vessel solutions, Rosborough Boats' new RHIB is designed precisely for Canada's Multi-Role missions.

Seaspan Shipyards
Canada’s West Coast shipbuilding and full-service ship repair Centre of Excellence.

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

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

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

Tulmar Safety Systems Inc.
Designs, manufactures and services engineered textiles and survival solutions for all military environments.

Twenty-20 Insight
Distributor of optics, electro-optics, surveillance systems, thermal and night vision equipment. Training and systems integration solutions.

Ultra Electronics Maritime Systems Inc.
An ­international leader in the development of equipment and systems for maritime forces worldwide, specializing in under sea surveillance.

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

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

WiDS (Women in Defence and Security)
A networking organization for the advancement of women leaders in defence and security professions.