Last Update August 25, 2017


  • Electrical, Electronics & Electro-optics
  • Mechanical, Electro-mechanical, Hydraulic and Pneumatic components
  • Weapons & Ammunition

Arab British Dynamics (ABD) was established in 1978, as a joint venture between the Arab Organisation for Industrialisation (AOI) and the British Aerospace. ABD became wholly owned by AOI in 1998.

ABD's military activities include:

  • Development and manufacture of the SWINGFIRE and MALYUTKA anti-tank missile systems
  • Manufacture of precision Electronics, Mechanical, Electro-Mechanical and Hydraulic components
  • Mounting of weapon and land navigation systems on various types of military vehicles

ABD's capabilities are summerised below:

  • Machining: Turning, Milling, Drilling, Boring, Grinding, Honing, Lapping, Broaching, Shaping and Planning, Routing, Thread and Gear Cutting
  • Forming: Pressing, Cutting and Sawing
  • Cutting and Welding: Arc and Oxy Welding, Brazing, Argon Welding, Spot and Seam Welding
  • Electronics: Manufacturing & Testing of PCBs, Electronic Circuits Repair Centre
  • Laboratories: Industrial Equipment & Environmental Measuring Calibration, Medical Equipment Calibration, Non-destructive tests, Metallurgical Measuring Calibration, Hydraulic Labs, Electrical & Electronic Equipment Calibration
  • Aerospace Research Centre: Material Testing Lab
  • Others: Painting, Assembly of Components in Clean Rooms
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Arab British Dynamics (ABD)

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