Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles Australia (RMMVA) have signed a contract with Queensland company Holmwood Highgate to supply over 250 liquid modules and integrated tankers for Land 121 Phase 3B. This is the first major subcontract to be awarded to a Queensland company for the project.
Holmwood Highgate have a high quality production capability based in Logan and deliver tankers and other large scale heavy vehicles to a range of industry sectors. The company have accessed the services of both Defence Industries Queensland and the Industry Capability Network (ICN) to understand the needs of defence and prime contractors, and attended an industry and business matching event in November 2013.
This is great news for Queensland and Defence Industries Queensland would like to acknowledge the commitment RMMVA have shown in supporting Australian industry throughout the tender process.