DEW Engineering and Development ULC is recognized as a successful aerospace and defence company that provides our customers with total solutions for vehicle armour innovation, platform integration and large-scale manufacturing.
Incorporated in 1978, DEW is headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario. DEW's core business includes:
Vehicle Armour Crew Protection:
DEW has an R&D team and a ballistic range to ensure we continue to develop appropriate solutions to counter emerging ballistic, mine and IED threats. DEW can design and manufacture add-on kits or work with OEM's to optimize their solutions.
Platform upgrade, Re-Role and Life Extension Programs: Bison MRT in Afghanistan
DEW refurbishes, upgrades, and re-configures vehicles and shelters into as-new condition with more modern capabilities, thereby extending the life of the equipment.
Vehicle and Shelter Canadianization / Militarization:
DEW designs, integrates, and installs kits to upgrade a bare shelter or vehicle chassis to a functional capability for government programs. DEW has done thousands of these kits for shelters and vehicles including ambulances, command posts, NBC, mobile repair, radio re-broadcast, and cargo variants.
ILS and In-Service Support (ISS):
- Engineering Design, Integration, Prototyping and Testing
- Manufacturing, machining, metal processing, welding, painting, assembling and integration
- Electronic Technical Manuals and Personnel Training
- Field Service Representatives
- Quality Assurance: ISO 9001: 2008
DEW recognizes the value in being active members in organizations such as CADSI and NBADA. These associations reflect a commitment from its affiliates to work with government and opinion leaders both at home and abroad to strengthen the Canadian defence industry.
DEW has the people, the skills, the experience and the environment to develop and support our own products as well as provide cost effective innovative solutions to meet client requirements. These elements, along with our continual development of Strategic Partnerships are the key to our growth and success.