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19 Mar 2018

‘Increased’ security demands bolster Rheinmetall profits

Germany-based military technology firm Rheinmetall has reported strong profit growth in the 2017 fiscal year on the back of a growing demand for bette...
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15 Mar 2018
LAND 400 Phase 2 decision a win for Australian industry
While Victoria’s state government mourns the loss of the $5.2 billion LAND 400 Phase 2 contract, the real winners of the project extend far beyond R...
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14 Mar 2018
Army welcomes Boxer CRV acquisition
The official announcement that Rheinmetall secured the $5.2 billion LAND 400 Phase 2 contract, which will see the Australia’s ASLAV fleet replaced b...
14 Mar 2018
LAND 400 decision a betrayal: Victoria
On the back of the LAND 400 Phase 2 announcement that will see the Army’s new CRVs constructed in Queensland, Victoria’s state government has accu...
14 Mar 2018
LAND 400 Phase 2 decision revealed
After months of anticipation, Defence Connect can reveal that Rheinmetall Australia has been selected as the successful tenderer for the hotly-contes...
9 Mar 2018
LAND 400 decision puts focus on force protection
When British academic and defence specialist Martin Shaw talks about the ‘new Western way of war’, what he’s referring to is force protection. A...
9 Mar 2018
Why Rheinmetall chose Queensland for LAND 400 Phase 2
With the LAND 400 Phase 2 decision rapidly approaching, Rheinmetall managing director Gary Stewart has taken Defence Connect through the decision to ...
9 Mar 2018
Adelaide company in line to service the German Army fleet
An Adelaide company has launched a bid to service thousands of armoured personnel carriers (APC) used by the German Army with its innovative technolog...
8 Mar 2018
PODCAST: More than just a builder of tanks and trucks, Gary Stewart, managing director, Rheinmetall Defence
Rheinmetall Defence Australia has made headlines recently as the industry awaits the announcement of the successful LAND 400 Phase 2 competitor. ...
8 Mar 2018
First batch of LAND 400 vehicles to be built in Europe
The first 25 LAND 400 Phase 2 vehicles will be built in Europe under both BAE Systems' and Rheinmetall's bids for the project to support the tech tran...

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