General Dynamics Land Systems
General Dynamics Land Systems-Australia supplies, integrates and supports the Combat Vehicle System capabilities of the Australian Defence Force and other regional customers.
General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS) Combat Vehicle Systems are supplied to armies around the world either commercially or via government to government arrangements. The unmatched breadth of GDLS’ customer base and quantity of vehicles in service ensure that GDLS equipment sets the standard in terms of performance, reliability, durability and value for money.
General Dynamics Land Systems' innovation has resulted in increased survivability, greater firepower, unmatched mobility and enhanced battlefield effectiveness made possible by capabilities and products prepared for whatever threat the military faces. We anticipate the need for innovative solutions for the future battlefield.
General Dynamics Land Systems-Australia (GDLS-A) is a regional capability of GDLS, operating in the Asia Pacific region and located in Australia. The company is currently bidding for LAND 400 Phase 3.
GDLS-A is a prime contractor focussing on the supply of equipment, systems integration services, upgrades, fleet management services and maintenance, repair and overhaul. GDLS-A recognises that all customers are different and works with its customers to develop cost effective and responsive support solutions utilising a mix of both local and global capabilities. A key feature of GDLS support is a seamless integration of customer and GDLS capabilities working side by side in depots, on exercises, and in theatres of operation.
Many of GDLS-A’s activities are performed in an environment where Defence Security and Controlled Technology are key considerations.
GDLS-A currently supports a range of vehicle systems including the Light Armoured Vehicle (LAV) family of vehicles and Abrams Main Battle Tanks and has real-time reachback to product centres in Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA and London, Ontario, Canada.
GDLS-A takes a systems approach to all its projects to ensure that equipment capability is fully defined and understood both initially and through its life cycle. With local delegated engineering authorities in place, global product developments are tailored to local requirements to ensure customer requirements are met.
GDLS Product Range
Main Battle Tanks
Armoured Fighting Vehicles
AJAX family of vehicles
Wheeled Armoured Vehicles
LAV II family of vehicles
LAV III family of vehicles
LAV 6.0 family of vehicles
LAV 700 family of vehicles
Stryker family of vehicles
Specialty Wheeled Vehicles
Peace keeping Security Vehicle
Vice President and General Manager: Kevin Connell
Managing Director: Ian Cook
International Business Development Manager – Australia:
Program Manager - Heavy Armoured Vehicles: Felice D'Antonio
Supply Chain Manager: Matt Hutchins
Project Manager Through Life Support: Craig Fuller
Tel: +61 8 8409 9100
Tel: +61 400 286 965
Tel: +61 439 901 047
Postal Address: PO Box 77, Wulguru QLD 4052