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Head Office Location in Canada: 

Brampton, ON

Defence related locations/operations within Canada:

Richmond, BC; Halifax, NS; Brampton, Ottawa, ON; Montreal, QC; and customer sites in Aldergrove, BC; Ottawa, ON; Gatineau, St-Hubert, QC

Senior officer for Canadian operations:

Mike Greenley, CEO

Annual Sales: 

$476.9M (2021)

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Number of Employees:

2,700 +

Percentage of business - defence related:

~35% (2021)

Percentage of business within Canada:

~50% (2021)

Current DND Projects:

• Canadian Surface Combatant • RADARSAT Constellation Mission • Satellite imagery & Services/ Dark Vessel Detection • Multiple Naval / Air force support projects • Sapphire Surveillance of Space Satellite Mission & Operations • Unclassified Remote Sensing Situational Awareness • Space System Engineering and Cost Options Analysis • Medium Earth Orbit Search and Rescue Repeaters

Level of investment in R&D:

In 2022, MDA announced an investment of nearly $80M (US) to build new global headquarters and Space Robotics Centre of Excellence in Brampton, ON. Additionally, Canada’s Advanced Manufacturing Supercluster, has co-funded a private sector consortium led by MDA that will enable the integration of artificial intelligence, industry 4.0, data sharing, and collaborative robotics into highly flexible, adaptable manufacturing environments.

Primary Activities, products, services:

MDA is an international space mission partner and a robotics, satellite systems and geointelligence pioneer. Expertise includes: Satellite Missions, Satellite Ground Systems, Geospatial Imagery & Analytics, Command & Control, UAV Services, Naval Products.
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