Last Update September 9, 2016


  • Aircraft, Helicopter, UAV, Spacecraft & related equipment
  • Electrical, Electronics & Electro-optics
  • Maintenance Repair Overhaul and Logistics Support
  • Mechanical, Electro-mechanical, Hydraulic and Pneumatic components
  • Metal Processing, Parts & Components
  • Services (R&D, training, engineering, consultancy, …)
  • Weapons & Ammunition

THOR S.A.S., is a high technology Company dedicated to the manufacture of components for weapons systems. The Company contributes to the development of the region by being a leader in each of its business lines:

  • Defence Line,
  • Aeronautics Line,
  • Advanced Electronics Line,
  • Navy Line,
  • Medical Line.


THOR S.A.S. is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of high technology elements that provides high quality integrated solutions to many industrial sectors.


THOR S.A.S. aims to become a trustworthy company in Colombia providing value-added solutions with the best available technology and the highest standards of quality and productivity.

In 2005 the Company began manufacturing components for weapons systems. Up to this date, THOR S.A.S. has increased the references and quantities of the manufactured items developing complete systems for the defense sector. This makes THOR S.A.S. a significant company from a technological point of view for Colombia's National Security.


THOR S.A.S. is committed to the satisfaction of its customers by offering high technology and quality products with the help of a highly qualified team committed to the continuous improvement of the organization.


  • Honesty,
  • Justice,
  • Respect,
  • Responsibility,
  • Perseverance,
  • Diligence. 

Additional Information

  • Established in November 2003 by 3 engineers who currently work at the Company.
  • The Company is equipped with high-tech CNC machinery and CAD/CAM software.
  • Since 2006, the Company has been a supplier of components to the Colombian Air Force.
  • Colombian Air Force Science and Technology Award winners 2008.
  • Certification ISO 9001:2008.
  • Medellin city Council Award Winners of Technology Merit 2009.
  • Colombian Air Force certification as a supplier of weapon and aeronautical components.
  • IMI (Israel Military Industries) certified as a countermeasure systems manufacturer for UH 60.
Thor S.A.S. - Pictures

Contact info #1

+57 4 444 8467
+57 4 444 8467 Ext. 8
CL 10 # 52A 18, Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia

Engineering Analysis

THOR has experience in carrying out:

  • Aerodynamic Analysis,
  • Structural Analysis,
  • Systems Testing.

Components for Weapons & Artillery Systems

In 2005 the Company began manufacturing components for weapons systems. Up to this date, THOR S.A.S. has increased the references and quantities of the manufactured items, developing complete systems for the defense sector. This makes THOR S.A.S. a significant company from a technological point of view for Colombia's National Security.

THOR S.A.S. is committed to the development of the defence industry, ensuring that the design, production and marketing of parts and equipment is based on the needs of the Armed Forces.

The Company manufactures a variety of components for artillery systems, such as:

  • Ammunition Boxes,
  • Ammunition Belts,
  • Platforms,
  • Mounts.


  • Material analysis according to factory specifications.
  • Computer-aided design using CAD, CAM and CAE software.
  • High-tech machining using CNC machinery.
  • Quality Control.
  • Traceability.

THOR has manufactured more than 25 different parts - with a total of more than 4,100 units delivered, offering:

  • High quality,
  • Over 40% savings,
  • Reduction of the delivery time from 24 months on average to less than 2.

Weapon Mounts: Models “M60, Negev, M240, M249, 0.50”, MK 19”, Barret M82 (SAR System).

General Characteristics:

  • Caliber: 5.56, 7.62, 0.50”, 40mm,
  • Material: Stainless steel (304),
  • Surface finish: Black matt outdoor paint,
  • Welding: TIG,
  • Weight: Varying,
  • Assembly: Quick pins,
  • Boxes of ammunition: Varying capacity.

Ballistic Protection

THOR S.A.S. in collaboration with leading manufacturers worldwide offers ballistic protection solutions for applications, such as armoured vehicles, patrol boats and helicopters, as well as personal protection solutions for the national security forces.

Countermeasure Systems


The ARPIA III countermeasure system has the following features:

  • Technology Transfer from a renowned defence company.
  • Manufactured locally according to international specifications (Aeronautical materials, heat and surface treatments, gold coatings, precision).
  • Developed P/N: 9.
  • Number of parts: 160.

Tactical DRAKON Rocket: The Tactical DRAKON rocket was built as a result of an initial prototype. The system has the capacity of carrying 12 rockets, it is repairable and reusable.

Vehicle Integrated Solutions

THOR S.A.S.’s vehicle integrated solutions are adapted to the needs of each client. Armored vehicles, surveillance vehicles, attack vehicles, troop transportation vehicles and aerostats are some of the alternatives the Company offers.


  • Threat detection,
  • Ability to send information to command centers,
  • Adaptability to all situations, among others.

Optronic Systems

THOR acts as a distributor of optronic systems for aerial, land, marine applications. In strategic alliance with the Israeli company Controp Precision Technologies Ltd., THOR S.A.S. offers advanced surveillance solutions tailored to customer needs:

  • Day and night surveillance systems for UAV's, helicopters, aircraft, air balloons, boats and vehicles,
  • Automatic passive systems for perimeter intrusion detection,
  • Thermal imaging cameras,
  • Aerial cameras for special reconnaissance operations.

Remote Control Weapon Station

THOR S.A.S.’s expertise crosses various sectors, such as the electronics and communications sectors and allows it to manufacture integrated remote controlled weapon stations, such as the ones indicated on the left.


THOR S.A.S. has developed the first artillery platform that simulates the display, sound, hydraulic and mechanical system of a helicopter.

The system is suitable for training, replicating normal operating conditions. Some of the advantages are:

  • Reduction of the operating costs of training (helicopter maintenance, fuels, man hours, wearing out of equipment),
  • Reduction of aircraft and crew training accidents,
  • Standardization of gunner training, among others.

Aircraft Components & Spare Parts

It is crucial that aviation components and spare parts be safe and of high quality. THOR S.A.S. has manufactured beams, fittings and jigs for major clients, among which are the Colombian Air Force.

THOR S.A.S. has the infrastructure and knowledge to offer customers a great cost-effective alternative for their projects.

The Company produces a variety of components and tools for the following aircraft:

  • UH60 Black Hawk,
  • T27 Tucano,
  • C 130 Hercules,
  • OV 10.

Glass Containers

THOR S.A.S. has extensive experience in the manufacture of molds for glass containers, which offer greater precision and quality at competitive prices. THOR has manufactured parts for different customers through specialized projects.

Metal Components for Medical Use

THOR S.A.S. manufactures metal components, prosthetics, orthotics and accessories for gas networks that reach high levels of quality and accuracy, allowing a much higher level of competitiveness.

Infrastructure & Personnel

THOR S.A.S.’s team consists of highly qualified personnel whose philosophy is oriented towards innovation and improvement. This makes it a Company at the forefront of technological innovation.

  • Pattern analysis and computer-aided design (CAD/CAM/CAE),
  • CNC (Computer Numerical Control) lathes and machining centers.
  • Strict quality control and traceability records.
  • Rapid prototyping machine.

High Quality Manufacturing

The Company offers high quality manufacturing services based on international aeronautical and MIL standards:

Characterization of materials:

  • Chemical composition,
  • Molecular structure analysis,
  • Hardness, roughness, surface treatments.

CAD Design:

  • CATIA V5 R19,
  • Pro-E.


  • Raw materials,
  • Manufacturing processes.


  • NDI testing.

Engineering analysis:

  • Structural (FEM),
  • Aerodynamics (CFD).

Thor S.A.S.

  • Cll. 79B Sur #50 150, Bod. 121, Parque Empresarial Promision, La Estrella, Antioquia, Colombia
  • +57 4 444 8467
  • +57 4 444 8467  Ext. 8
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