Rheinmetall Defence Australia Pty Ltd
111 Robert Smith Street
Redbank Qld 4301
(07) 3436 2700
Rheinmetall AG, publicly listed and based in Düsseldorf, Germany, is a powerful, internationally successful corporation. As an integrated technology group, Rheinmetall is a market leader in the areas of environmentally friendly mobility and threat-appropriate security technology. Rheinmetall commands a foremost position as a global first-tier supplier to the automotive industry for modules and systems. Furthermore, Rheinmetall is Europe’s foremost supplier of defence and security technology and a long-standing partner of the armed forces. Rheinmetall Defence Australia operates as a regional hub providing specialist defence capability.
Year Established: 1889
Parent Company: Rheinmetall AG
Number of Employees: 25,000 (550 in Australia)
Area of Business: Vehicle Systems, Electronic Solutions, Weapons and Munitions
Areas of R&D: Autonomous Combat Warrior Program: Focus on autonomous vehicle capability in partnership with CSIRO, DSTG, RMIT University and QUT.