About

Company
Profile

 

Welcome

NIOA is a 100% Australian Prime Contractor specialising in the provision and support of weapon systems and integrated soldier systems focussing on close combat, special operations, direct fire, in-direct fire, target recognition/identification, suppression and neutralisation, training and force protection. We supply and support a wide array of Small Arms, Medium Calibre and Large Calibre Munitions, Special Function Grenades and Pyrotechnics, and leading edge pistol systems, small arms, sighting systems and carriage solutions. NIOA prides itself on providing complete system solutions inclusive of through life support to our Defence and Law Enforcement customers.

Based in a state-of-the-art purpose built facility adjacent to Brisbane Airport, our Australian-based capabilities include Integrated Logistics, Engineering and Technical Support for the solutions we provide, including training, spare parts, maintenance/repair, configuration management, platform integration, engineering management, technical support, introduction into service/qualification, and laser safety. We maintain and exercise reach-back arrangements with our engineering and technical support partners to provide specialised design, analysis and test services for the weapons systems we supply and support. Our facilities are unique in Australia and provide specialised services and products to Defence and Law Enforcement agencies across Australia and New Zealand. With an extensive range of capabilities, the new NIOA facility has been purpose built in collaboration with the Defence Security Agency to meet the needs of our customers.

 
 

Facility &
Capabilities

Engineering

The NIOA Engineering Management System promulgates the ADF Technical Regulatory Framework (TAMM and TRAMM-L) supporting a broad range of Engineering Services.

Maintenance

Our dedicated team of armourers ensure repairs are professionally carried out according to factory / military specifications, and with a minimum of downtime for the customer.

High Security Storage

Our high security bunkers store all our Sporting, Law Enforcement and Defence products.

Firing Range

NIOA's state-of-the-art 100 metre indoor firing range enables us to extensively test sporting firearms, law enforcement and military weapons (up to 40mm cannon) in perfectly controlled conditions.

Bulk Dangerous Goods Store

High security and accredited bulk dangerous goods warehouse.

OEM Armourer Training

NIOA’s fully featured auditorium comfortably seats up to 200 people and provides the perfect setting for special events and training seminars.

NIOA 

Facility

Purpose built from the ground up, the NIOA facility is state of the art, secure and ready for business.

High Security Transport

Dangerous goods transport and sensitive weapon distribution is delivered by fully trained dedicated drivers.

Defence 

Showroom

Our world class accessories showroom is specifically targeted to our Defence and Law Enforcement Customers.

Our
People

Robert Nioa

Robert Nioa
Managing Director

Patrick Whitty

Patrick Whitty
General Manager Government Business

Matthew Cliff

Matthew Cliff
Director Business Development

Rudi Bekker

Rudi Bekker
Director Programs and Engineering

Rick South

Rick South
Defence Sales Manager

Mark Osborn OAM

Mark Osborn OAM
Senior Engineer

Charl Cromhout

Charl Cromhout
Program Manager

Brett Winton

Brett Winton
Project Manager

Richard Pryor

Richard Pryor
Project Engineer

Mel Grundy

Mel Grundy
Sales Support

Amy Marsh

Amy Marsh
Sales Support

Our Partners

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