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:

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

  • Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles Australia Pty Ltd

    Melbourne Office (Headquarters)

    Level 15, 575 Bourke Street
    Melbourne, VIC 3000
    Phone: +61 3 8630 3400


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

14 Jul 2017: Rheinmetall selects Queensland for Military Vehicle Centre of Excellence

29 Jul 2016: Boxer 8X8 CRV downselected for Australia’s LAND 400 Phase 2 program

03 Sep 2015: Rheinmetall submits LAND 400 bid featuring the Boxer 8x8, Lance Turret and Northrop Grumman C4ISR Architecture

03 Sep 2014: Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles Australia awards key subcontracts under LAND 121 3B