Land Systems


Level 2 24 Wakefield Street, Hawthorn, VIC 3122

Legal Name: Defence Materials Technology Centre Ltd.

ABN: 37 131 257 175

Tel: +61 3 9214 4447


Primary Contact

Miles Kenyon,Program Development Manager

Tel: +61 3 9214 4447

Mobile: +61 (0) 400 564 799


  • Foster enduring collaborative relationships between industry, research organisations, industry bodies and Defence
  • Support Australian defence industry to reach global competitiveness benchmarks, higher levels of productivity and defence-readiness
  • Reduced technology development time to market and investment required from Defence through our collaborative, co-investment model
  • Ensuring expertise of Australiḁn research sector is diffused into the defence industry through applied R&D and industrially-relevant research


  • Integrated supply chain approach to technology development to ensure rapid adoption and transfer of technology
  • Involvement of Defence customer in all projects ensures relevance of project outcomes
  • Industry-led approach to projects ensures collaborators are outcome-focused.
  • Active in all states across Australia, enhancing Defence capability through collaborations with innovative industry and research partners
  • Award-winning program management and project oversight models, including management of Intellectual Property
  • Breadth and depth of materials and manufacturing technology capability

Key Partners

  • Defence Innovation Hub & Defence Science and Technology Group
  • Australian Universities, CSIRO & ANSTO
  • Australian industry supply chain participants
  • Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group, Diggerworks & Program Offices

Key Customers

  • Australian Department of Defence (Army Headquarters & Force Design Division)
  • State Governments and defence industry associations
  • Thales Australia
  • BAE Systems Australia

Quality Approvals & Awards

  • ISO 9001:2015 accredited quality management and business system
  • Safeguarding Australia Eureka Prize Continuous Improvement
  • Award-winning approach to program development, project management and delivery
  • Defence Industry Security Program