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Manufacturing and Production


Large-Scale Capabilities

Beyond engineering and project management, DEW has exceptional large-scale manufacturing, prefabrication and production capabilities in both its Ottawa and Miramichi locations.

DEW’s comprehensive in-house manufacturing capability enables us to control all aspects of the manufacturing process to better meet the demanding schedule and quality requirements of our customers.

DEW produces components, assemblies and finished products in accordance with customer requirements for contract manufacturing programs. Our manufacturing and production capabilities range from build-to-print to designed, engineered and manufactured in accordance with customer technical requirements.


Manufacturing and Production
Manufacturing and Production


Total Control

We have total control over planning, tooling, schedule, testing and quality control because of our consistent commitment to vertical integration in the engineering process and in-house production. Some in-house capabilities include:

  • Metal and composite manufacturing
  • Laser, waterjet and fabric cutting
  • Welding and weld procedure development
  • Machining including 5-axis capacity
  • Vacuum and mechanical pressing
  • Special Processes
  • Finishing / Painting /CARC
  • Electrical and mechanical Assembly
  • Wire harness and panel manufacturing
  • Preservation and Packaging
  • Heavy Diesel Automotive / Truck Mechanical Services


Quality Assurance

DEW's Operational Excellence (OpX) methodology is fully integrated within our Quality Management System to ensure that resources are effectively aligned and exceptional value and satisfaction are always provided to all of our customers.

DEW’s strong customer focus is supported by superior senior leadership, commitment and involvement.

DEW, registered ISO 9001:2008, has been ISO 9001 registered since 1995.

DEW's Scope of Registration has no exclusions and covers both of our facilities as well as all aspects of our business. DEW’s assessed scope covers the design, manufacture and refurbishment of civilian and military vehicles and support equipment, as the development and publishing of technical publications.



DEW Engineering and Development ULC

Canada's trusted defence partner.
DEW Engineering and Development is the largest and most advanced designer, integrator and manufacturer of state of the art Add-on-Armor in North America.

DEW Engineering is a Top 75 Defence Company by Canadian Defence Review