The South African vehicle supplier dedicated to providing solutions to meet your defence and security challenges.
A Division of Denel Group of suppliers of Defence Products and Solutions
Denel OMC

Primary military vehicle manufacturing facility.


Turret systems, Fire Control Sub Systems

and Shooting Training.

Gear Ratio

Custom-designed and manufactured solutions to

standard drive-train options developed.

Welcome to Denel Vehicle Systems

Denel Vehicle Systems, has 3 business units, namely, OMC, Gear Ratio and Mechatronics. OMC is primarily a manufacturer of armoured vehicles but it also provides maintenance, upgrades and retrofits of military vehicles. Gear Ratio manufactures components for transmissions and drivelines. Mechatronics designs and manufactures weapons systems, surveillance equipment, as well as sighting and fire control systems.

It developed close relationships with the SA National Defence Force (SANDF), the SA Army, the SA Police Service (SAPS), Armscor, the UN and a number of national and international customers, suppliers and collaborators. 


The company is the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) of a wide range of highly effective armoured vehicles such as:

  • Main Battle Tank like the Olifant.
  • Heavy Wheeled Armoured Vehicles (such as the Rooikat Armoured Car and the weapon platform for the G-6 SP Howitzer).
  • Light Armoured Vehicles (RG-32M Mine-hardened Patrol Vehicle).
  • Mine-protected Vehicles (such as Mamba, RG21, RG-31, RG35, RG41). 
  • Police and Security Vehicles (such as RG-12 Nyala).

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News & Press

8 January 2018

Standout Achievers Benefit From Denel Schools Programme

The value that Denel adds to education, especially in science and mathematics, was underlined by the achievements of matriculants who benefited from the enrichment programmes it offered over...

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15 December 2017

Denel Confirms Payment of December Salaries

Denel has today confirmed to its employees, including all organised labour unions in the company, that the December salaries as well as the outstanding 13th cheque payments will be paid out as...

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12 December 2017

Cheetahs Take To The Skies Again In America

Denel has concluded an agreement for the sale of 12 South African-designed Cheetah fighter jets to the US-based Draken International.

The contract includes return to service and flight acceptance...

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+27 11 747 3300
12 Barnsley Road, Benoni, 1501
Private Bag X049, Benoni, 1500

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