DEW Engineering is a leading Canadian defence company with a 40+ year history of success in designing, testing, manufacturing and delivering a broad range of armour and defence equipment from its plants in Ottawa, Ontario and Miramichi, New Brunswick. Expertise developed in the home market is now being exploited in different export markets. As a Canadian company, all DEW products are completely ITAR free.
DEW is the largest manufacturer of advanced composite armour systems in North America. DEW specializes in rapidly designing optimized protection solutions, testing using its in-house ballistic range, and manufacturing custom vehicle armour and protection products for military and police use.
With a focus on quality, DEW delivers defence equipment across a broad front that covers the land, marine and aviation sectors. Land equipment includes combat support and combat service support vehicle and trailer systems, shelters and camp systems, CBRN defence systems, and bridge and gap crossing systems. Naval equipment includes containerized mission system kits, weapon mounts, countermeasure launchers, towers and masts, cranes, launch and recovery systems, cradles, stairs, ladders and rails, and winches and buoys. Aviation equipment includes weapon mounts, containerized mission systems kits, as well as pallets and containers, ground support equipment, and preconditioned air systems. DEW also provides training and training systems, and comprehensive in-service support for all of its product lines.
In 2018, DEW won the Atlantic Canada Aerospace & Defence Association (ACADA) Industry Excellence Recognition Award for Business Development Distinction. According to company President, Ian Marsh, “This award is only possible thanks to our outstanding team of highly trained and experienced personnel, each of whom acts as an ambassador for the company, as well as playing key roles in delivering quality products with integrity and at the best cost.”
Strategically, DEW offers key industrial capabilities in Arctic Security, Armour, Protecting the Soldier, Training Systems and In-Service Support, and is totally committed to supporting the Canadian Armed Forces in achieving mission success at home and abroad with quality armour and military equipment. The outlook for 2020 is extremely positive.