FrontLine has compiled the key industry leaders in the defence and national security sectors. The following project primes and specialized subcontractors provide Top Quality solutions for mission-critical sectors around the globe.
The list below is in alphabetical order. Click on the company names for more information on each of these Top Defence Capability Leaders.
A leading global professional services company, Accenture provides a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations.
Airbus Defence and Space Canada
In 2018, Airbus generated revenues of $96 billion CAD, and employed a workforce of around 134,000 around the world – including more than 3,000 Canadians – in the fields of aeronautics, space and related services.
With a focus on rapid deployment of equipment, supplies, personnel and management, ATCO Frontec specializes in operational support services, facilities management, logistics and consulting, remote site turn-key accommodation and disaster and emergency response solutions.
Babcock's experienced engineers expertly design, build, manage, operate and maintain assets that are vital to the delivery of a wide assortment of mission critical services.
Beretta Defense Technologies / Stoeger Canada
Beretta Defense Technologies has grown from the needs of government and law enforcement agencies to cover a wide range of requirements.
Besantek provides a full series of specialized tools, test and measurement instruments, and high voltage phase comparators to the mission-critical industry.
Bluedrop Training & Simulation
At the forefront of the training community, Bluedrop engages new generations with training that is immersive, interactive and always accessible – now including Artificial Intelligence.
In Canada, BMT is known as a leading provider of consulting services related to ship design/engineering and program management support across the complete platform life cycle.
Each year, CAE trains more than 220,000 civil and defence crew members, including 135,000 pilots and thousands of healthcare professionals. Its expertise also extends to the digital security sector.
CaseBank Technologies Inc.
CaseBank’s Troubleshooting Ecosystem is a comprehensive and powerful suite of applications and information that is dedicated to improving the troubleshooting of complex equipment.
Celestica excels at solving complex technology challenges, and its global expertise is evident at every stage of product development – from the drawing board to full-scale production and after-market services.
With a passion for innovation, Cleeve Technology specializes in the manufacturing and supply of electrical interconnect for the aerospace and defence industries.
CMC Electronics has achieved an international reputation for innovation and excellence in the design and manufacture of advanced displays and avionics for the aviation markets.
In 2018, UTC Aerospace Systems and Rockwell Collins joined to become Collins Aerospace. The Collins focus is aimed to deliver military, government and civil solutions that will help its customers complete their most complex and critical missions safely and successfully.
DEW is the largest manufacturer of advanced composite armour systems in North America. They specialize in designing optimized protection solutions, in-house ballistic range testing, and custom vehicle armour and protection products for military and police use.
DRS Technologies Canada
DRS Canada is a major supplier of advanced naval communications and surveillance systems to navies around the world, and has installed its SHINCOM communications systems on more than 150 major surface combatants world-wide.
Frequentis is a leading supplier of safety critical information and communication solutions for Defence, Civil Aviation, Maritime, Public Transportation and Public Safety.
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc.
A leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft systems, radars, electro-optic and related mission systems, and a variety of analysis software, GA-ASI also offers pilot training and support services to its clients.
General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada
Business groups include: Land Communications, Airborne Mission Systems, Underwater Warfare, and Cyber Solutions to equip and protect military and first responders.
The world leader in dependable pyrotechnics for search and rescue, signalling, and training – HFI is sole supplier of all marine location markers to the U.S. Navy.
IBM Canada – Public Safety & Defence
As a recognized leader in digital transformation, IBM Canada has a proven reputation for thinking beyond the limits of what’s possible in almost every industry.
IMP Aerospace & Defence
IMP has six Operating Units: IMP Aerospace, Cascade Aerospace, IMP Electronics Systems, IMP Aerostructrures, IMP Naval & Land Services and Canadian SAR Helicopter.
With a wide range of very unique capabilities that save time and increase performance, IXTROM’s innovative technologies create the kind of operational edge needed to address the demanding requirements and evolving challenges faced by modern Defence & Security organizations.
Lockheed Martin Canada. Your Mission is Ours.
For nearly 80 years, Lockheed Martin Canada has earned a reputation as a trusted defence partner, specializing in the development, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services – and employs approximately 1,000 highly skilled across Canada.
Logistik is the Canadian leader in Managed Clothing Solutions and has extensive experience in operational combat uniforms, dress and ceremonial uniforms.
MDA is a recognized leader in innovative radar satellite systems; multi-mission ground systems; space robotics; space sensors; satellite payloads, antennas and subsystems; surveillance and intelligence systems; defence and maritime systems; and geospatial radar imagery.
Peraton Canada Corp.
Since its rebranding, Peraton Canada has successfully captured new business in support of Canada’s fighter fleet. Peraton provides a full range of supply chain, logistics and subcontractor management services for aircraft power systems.
Known as a pioneer in cutting-edge propulsion technology, Rolls-Royce has built on its strong high tech presence in Canada to create the Centre of Excellence for Naval Handling equipment in Peterborough, which produces complex naval handling systems in use around the world.
Governments increasingly rely on Thales to help them achieve and maintain security, tactical superiority and strategic independence in the face of any type of threat.
thyssenkrupp Marine Systems Canada
Through the operational merger of ATLAS ELEKTRONIK CANADA and thyssenkrupp Marine Systems under the name thyssenkrupp Marine Systems Canada, a plan to invest in a major R&D program in Canada has been realized..
Tulmar Safety Systems
Tulmar’s specialized expertise in coated fabrics and inflatable technology led to the development of unique protective solutions for the most demanding applications faced by Canada’s uniformed services.
Ultra Electronics Maritime Systems
Ultra is known for its highly specialized undersea surveillance and anti-submarine warfare systems and equipment. Over the years, Ultra and DRDC have collaborated on projects that have placed Canada at the forefront of Anti-Submarine capability.
United Technologies Corp
UTC has been a leading voice in sustainability for more than three decades, and believes that profitable, responsible operations should not compromise the environmental or economic health of future generations.
Valcom Consulting Group
Known for its multi-facetted approach, Valcom consultants provide high-end engineering and Information Technology support as well as administrative and logistics services, including linguists in global trouble spots.
ViDAR – for SAR
In a U.S. Coast Guard evaluation against traditional marine radars, ViDAR was the only search system that found 100% of the SAR targets in seconds.
Virtual Marine offers globally certified simulation capabilities for defence and coast guard markets. The company's new Ice Management Simulator is in operation at the Canadian Coast Guard College.