Defence and Security

In Ottawa, where the multi-faceted company’s work largely revolves around the defence and security sector, Thales will add 250 Gemalto employees to its existing workforce of roughly 200
Christyn Cianfarani’s businesslike approach to running Canada’s biggest defence sector lobby group has made her a formidable force in a male-dominated industry
The federal government is awarding a long-awaited contract to design its $60-billion fleet of warships to U.S. defence giant Lockheed Martin
The Vancouver-based shipbuilder tasked with providing Canada’s navy with a new fleet of support ships is turning to a defence giant’s local operations to power the brains of the vessels.
The $60-billion effort to build new warships for Canada's navy is facing another delay after a trade tribunal ordered the federal government to postpone a final contract for the vessels' design
One of the other two bidders has asked the Federal Court to quash the feds' decision, saying Lockheed's design did not meet the navy's stated requirements
The large U.S.-based defence firm says it’s not the only company in Ottawa that would benefit if it wins the massive contract
Commerce Decisions, a U.K.-based company with offices in Ottawa, has secured a contract worth up to $2 million to support the replacement effort for Canada's aging fleet of fighter jets
The Ottawa defence firm says that its latest product, an “electronic shield” that acts as a countermeasure to drones, was deployed at the recent G7 Summit
East Ottawa firm to work with major engine manufacturer on next-generation sensors