Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles Australia Pty Ltd

Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles Australia (RMMVA) supplies logistic and tactical military vehicles and provides services to the Australian and New Zealand Defence Forces. The services include; project management, systems engineering and integration, Through Life Support, maintenance and repair as well as spare parts’ management. RMMVA has over 100 personnel in several locations across Australia and New Zealand. RMMVA is part of the Rheinmetall Defence Australia Pty Ltd and a wholly owned subsidiary of Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles GmbH with its Headquarters in Munich, Germany.

Key activities

In July 2013, RMMVA signed the LAND 121 Phase 3B contract with the Australian Government to supply over 2,500 protected and unprotected medium and heavy logistic vehicles and 3,000 specialist modules to the Australian Defence Force. The first vehicles and modules were delivered in April 2016. The deliveries will continue through to 2020.

Shortly before, in April 2013, RMMVA executed a contract with the New Zealand Government to supply 200 logistic military trucks to the New Zealand Defence Force. Following completion of deliveries in 2014, RMMVA now provides local in-services support to the NZDF.

Products and services

RMMVA’s portfolio of products and services encompasses:

Australia’s Military Vehicle Centre of Excellence (MILVEHCOE)

In 2020 Rheinmetall confirmed the opening of its Military Vehicle Centre of Excellence (MILVEHCOE) in Redbank, Queensland, Australia and the establishment of a new national sovereign military vehicle capability that enables the design, development and local manufacture of military vehicles, platforms and turrets for the Australian Defence Force (ADF) and export to like-minded nations. The MILVEHCOE is an 11ha precinct incorporating a regional headquarters for Rheinmetall and a major manufacturing hub that will deliver vehicles into the ADF including Boxer 8x8 Combat Reconnaissance Vehicles (CRV) under Australia’s billion project Land 400 Phase 2 and high mobility logistics trucks under the Land 121 Phase 3B/5B program.

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Rheinmetall MAN’s Vehicle Integration Facility at Penske Commercial Vehicles, in Brisbane, Australia

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  • Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles Australia Pty Ltd

    Redbank Office (Headquarters)

    111 Robert Smith Street
    Redbank, QLD 4301
    Australia
    Phone: +61 3 8630 3400

News

16 May 2022: Defence Minister opens history-making Maryborough defence manufacturing facility

08 Dec 2021: Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles completes handover of HX 8x8 Heavy Recovery Vehicles to New Zealand Defence Force

17 Nov 2021: Rheinmetall successfully tests composite rubber track on Lynx Infantry Fighting Vehicle

18 Oct 2021: Rheinmetall unveils Australian designed and manufactured Lynx Combat Support Vehicle

13 Oct 2020: MILVEHCOE Opening establishes new Australian sovereign Military Vehicle Capability

17 Sep 2019: Rheinmetall’s Lynx KF41 Infantry Fighting Vehicle downselected for Australian’s Land 400 Phase 3 program

29 Mar 2019: Land 400 Phase 2 – Australian Government inspects first Australian Boxer vehicle at Rheinmetall in Kassel, Germany

01 Mar 2019: Rheinmetall Submits LAND 400 Phase 3 Bid in Australia – Lynx Infantry Fighting Vehicle and sovereign military vehicle industrial capability offered

06 Sep 2018: Rheinmetall sells Australia over a thousand more trucks – Order worth €430 million

17 Aug 2018: Rheinmetall wins contract worth over €2 billion – Australia orders 211 Boxer wheeled armoured vehicles

25 Jul 2018: Major contract extension expected – Rheinmetall to supply more than 1000 logistic trucks to the Australian Defence Force

21 Mar 2018: Major order from Australia – Rheinmetall to supply artillery ammunition

14 Mar 2018: Rheinmetall set to supply the Australian Defence Force with over 200 Boxer wheeled armoured reconnaissance vehicles

14 Aug 2017: Rheinmetall Integrates Australian and New Zealand Business

17 Jul 2017: Rheinmetall and Supashock announce global partnership

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