Rheinmetall Defence Australia has confirmed that it will establish a new research and development centre in Melbourne, the Technology Centre for Light-weight Applications (TECLAB).
TECLAB’s initial focus will be around developing technologies in relation to land programs (eg improving capability for LAND 121 and LAND 400). It will collaborate with R&D organisations and stakeholders from across Australia, including CSIRO, Defence Science and Technology Group, the university sector and state governments.
TECLAB’s initial areas of research include:
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