our story

At LAHAB Defence Systems, we go beyond transforming the entire ammunition value chain. Today we leverage ground-breaking technology and deep domain knowledge to create ammunition designs built for continually-evolving mission requirements.

Operating at the heart of the defence and security supply network, we design, develop, manufacture and test a range of state-of-the-art medium and large calibre munitions – from grenades to artillery shells – ‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬‬working to the highest safety and environmental standards. Today and tomorrow, we play a vital role in innovating and developing the capabilities of the armed forces and the wider defence sector in the UAE and across the region.

 

Committedto quality and safety

Our commitment to quality is absolute. Our internal QHSE management systems are audited annually to ensure quality control and effectiveness.

Our recently renovated facility has been upgraded with state-of-the-art machine tools, capable of high output and superior quality across our full product portfolio. Through our innovation, precision machinery and advanced processes, we consistently produce high-performing products that meet US-MIL SPEC, NATO and CIP specifications.

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OUR PURPOSE

TO DESIGN, DEVELOP, MANUFACTURE, AND TEST STATE-OF-THE-ART MEDIUM AND LARGE CALIBRE MUNITIONS, WORKING TO THE HIGHEST SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENTAL STANDARDS.

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Environmental commitment

MAKING THE PLANET OUR PRIORITY

At LAHAB Defence Systems, our roadmap to success goes hand-in-hand with our environmental objectives. To make this happen, we:

  • Manage our operations in a sustainable and environmentally responsible way
  • Engage the company board and our partners and collaborators in joint management to protect the environment
  • Comply with current laws and regulations
  • Focus on continuous improvement of our environmental performance
  • Continuously measure and control our environmental impact.

Under the guidance of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum's Green Economy Initiative, we are actively pursuing green initiatives to reduce our environmental footprint. We have attained ISO 14001:2015 certification in environmental management systems, demonstrating our commitment to reducing our environmental footprint.  

 

Quality at every step

Here at LAHAB Defence Systems, our manufacturing processes ensure that quality is built-in to each stage of product development, with testing and inspection at various stages of the development cycle. Our capabilities include state-of-the-art ballistics testing, a chemical laboratory, materials testing laboratory and proof ranges, ensuring that we deliver consistently reliable, high-precision products.

Our quality system is ISO 9001:2015 compliant and meets local and international defence ministry requirements as well as NATO, US-MIL SPEC, CIP and SAAMI standards.

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HEALTH & SAFETY

At LAHAB Defence Systems, your safety, and the safety of everyone who works with us, is a key priority. Our safety strategy is woven into all our activities, and our employees work to improve safety at all levels of our business. We have OSHAD SF V 3.1 approval and ISO 45001:2018 certification in Occupational Health and Safety which demonstrates our commitment to safety and regulatory compliance.

 

Engineering &DevelopmentDepartment

Our Engineering and Development department works in close co-ordination with our customers, deepening our understanding of their operational needs, and looking ahead to tomorrow. Our highly qualified and experienced team, backed by leading edge engineering technology and laboratories, enables us to consistently improve our product portfolio and look to the future with comprehensive R&D investment.