Elbit Methods and Rheinmetall have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for cooperation on proposing an answer for Canada’s Joint Fireplace Modernization (JFM) challenge. The JFM challenge intends to allow a close to real-time sharing of tactical, operational and strategic fires and results info via a digital community permitting instantaneous sharing of the Widespread Working Image (COP) together with targets, pleasant places and Command and Management info. With Rheinmetall Canada’s sturdy native presence and management of the Canadian Built-in Soldier System (ISS) challenge, and Elbit Methods UK management of the British Dismounted Joint Fires Integrators (D-JFI) program and involvement in Canada’s Airspace Coordination Centre Modernization (ASCCM) challenge, the 2 corporations are nicely positioned to supply a superior answer for the JFM challenge.

Stéphane Oehrli, president and CEO of Rheinmetall Canada, commented: “Rheinmetall Canada is happy to companion with Elbit Methods. With their mixed experience in command, management, communications, and tactical tools, Rheinmetall and Elbit are able to ship dismounted and mounted digital joint hearth options enabling the Division of Nationwide Defence to ship responsive and correct joint hearth assist. Working with Elbit Methods to develop a versatile, sturdy, and responsive digital joint hearth answer would successfully and comprehensively defend the women and men of the Canadian Military.”


Haim Delmar, Basic Supervisor of Elbit Methods C4I and Cyber, stated: “We’re happy to crew up with Rheinmetall Canada on pursuing this chance. I imagine that creating a joint fires answer for Canada that pulls on the expertise that each corporations purchase in Canada and within the UK will allow us to supply a better degree of technological maturity, clear progress path and sturdy 5 Eyes compatability.”

Elbit Methods Dismounted Joint Fires Integrators (D-JFI) answer. (Picture by Elbit Methods)

The D-JFI answer to be offered by Elbit Methods UK, is a networked, passive and energetic goal acquisition answer that acquires, generates and communicates goal info to effector methods for efficient engagement of joint precision and non-precision fires. The answer is empowered by Synthetic Intelligence and can interface with the radio communication methods of the British Military, Royal Air Pressure and Royal Marines. The D-JFI answer attracts on the Firm’s operational expertise in offering dismounted community fight options. The D-JFI answer will allow quick and secured transmission of goal info throughout the British and Allied Armed Forces, permitting swift and correct utilization of artillery and shut air assist.

Rheinmetall Canada is the Canadian arm of Germany’s Rheinmetall Group, Europe’s largest provider of methods and tools for armed forces and safety companies. With workers at places in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu in Québec and Ottawa in Ontario, Rheinmetall Canada has gathered over three many years of experience in system integration, real-time command and management software program growth, and communication options.

Elbit Methods Ltd. is a global excessive know-how firm engaged in a variety of protection, homeland safety and business applications all through the world. The Firm, which incorporates Elbit Methods and its subsidiaries, operates within the areas of aerospace, land and naval methods, command, management, communications, computer systems, intelligence surveillance and reconnaissance (“C4ISR”), unmanned plane methods, superior electro-optics, electro-optic area methods, EW suites, sign intelligence methods, knowledge hyperlinks and communications methods, radios, cyber-based methods and munitions.

Elbit Systems Dismounted Joint Fires Integrators (D-JFI) solution
Elbit Methods Dismounted Joint Fires Integrators (D-JFI) answer. (Picture by Elbit Methods)