Level 2 24 Wakefield Street, Hawthorn, 3122

Legal Name: Defence Materials Technology Centre Limited

ABN: 37 131 257 175

Tel: +61 3 9214 4447

Primary Contact

Miles Kenyon,Program Development Manager

Tel: +61 3 9214 4447

Mobile: +61 (0) 400 564 799


  • Foster enduring collaborative relationships between industry, research organisations, industry bodies and Defence
  • Support Australian defence industry to be Defence-ready and reach global competitiveness benchmarks
  • Reduced time to market and reduced investment required from Defence through our collaborative, co-investment model
  • Ensuring Australiḁn research expertise is targeted to industrially-relevant outcomes


  • Integrated supply chain approach to technology development ensures rapid adoption and tech transfer
  • Involvement of Defence customer in all projects ensures relevance of project outcomes
  • Industry-led approach to projects ensures collaborators are outcome-focused
  • Active in all states across Australia, enhancing sovereign Defence capability through collaboration
  • Award-winning program management and project oversight models, including management of Intellectual Property
  • Breadth and depth of materials and manufacturing technology capability

Key Partners

  • Defence Innovation Hub, DST Group, Force Design
  • Australian Universities, CSIRO & ANSTO
  • Australian industry supply chain partners
  • Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group

Key Customers

  • Australian Department of Defence
  • State Governments' defence innovation programs
  • BAE Systems Australia
  • RUAG Australia

Quality Approvals & Awards

  • ISO 9001:2015 accredited quality system
  • Safeguarding Australia Eureka Prize
  • Award-winning program dev't & delivery model
  • Defence Industry Security Program