We provide a full range of munitions from Small Arms Ammunition through to artillery and bomb filling, as well as support, manufacturing and upgrade solutions for UK and international customers.
Our economic contribution
BAE Systems makes a significant industrial and economic contribution to the UK economy. In particular, to the technology sector. Our Land business employs 1260 people and works with many suppliers across the UK, investing in our local economies and boosting UK prosperity.
Sustaining jobs across the UK
BAE Systems has been awarded a new 15-year contract for the supply of munitions to the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD). The contract, worth £2.4bn, will sustain approximately 4,000 jobs across the UK.Find out more
Rheinmetall BAE Systems Land (RBSL)
In July 2019, Rheinmetall and BAE Systems launched a new, independent, UK-based joint venture for military vehicle design, manufacture and support – known as Rheinmetall BAE Systems Land (RBSL). Rheinmetall owns a 55% stake in the business, with BAE Systems retaining 45%.
The joint venture sustains a skilled workforce of more than 450 employees across the UK. This includes over 250 engineers based across sites in Telford (Shropshire), Washington (Tyne & Wear), Bovington (Dorset), and Bristol. To find out more, visit RBSL’s website
Our biggest asset is our people. From our engineers who are developing the next generation of munitions, to our operatives who have decades of experience in manufacturing, we are a trusted partner to military organisations throughout the world. We also invest heavily in the next generation, with an apprentice and graduate programme to attract the best new recruits in engineering, operations and business functions.