Supporting the valuable contributions of industry from NZ and across the world
At the NZDIA Forum on 1 November 2018 Ron Mark, Minister for Defence said:
“Indeed, to deliver value to the Community, Nation and the World into the future, the importance of fostering strong and enduring relationships with Defence industry suppliers cannot be overstated. However, it would be a mistake to define defence industry too narrowly. The value it provides to the Defence Force, and to New Zealand communities, is greater than the delivery of platforms and equipment alone.
Trends such as climate change, transnational crime, irregular migration and terrorism will see the diversity and frequency of events we need to respond to grow. We will require strong strategic partnerships for in-service support to enable our capabilities to maintain high availability and be ready to respond to these changes.”Read More
Complete 3D is a Additive Manufacturing SME consultancy company that provides businesses with a unique perspective on manufacturing products and services. Complete 3D’s business philosophy is to work with New Zealand businesses to assist with identifying application and materials that are manufacturable through Additive Manufacturing technologies. This approach provides these businesses with the confidence in Additive products and open new doors for niche and high value product offerings. Working with NZDIA has provided Complete 3D
Loop Technologies is an SME offering a range of electronics services, and as part of our company strategy we decided to pursue Defence opportunities within NZ. When we looked at the industry, there was no easy way for us to directly establish a profile. Our first decision was to join the NZDIA, to provide us with a single point of entry. Since then the NZDIA has given us many and varied opportunities to engage – introductions,