who we are

As a part of Lightforce Group, Australian owned Force Ordnance continues over 40 years of excellence in precision manufacturing, engineering, and innovation resulting in high-precision, battle-proven small-arms solutions for all government agencies. Products include APRS, LMT and CADEX rifles, Nightforce Optics, Theon electro-optics, Horus reticles, body armour and infrared lighting. With full support through our products’ life cycle including test and development facilities at our testing and firing range complex.


core capabilities

  • State-of-the-art design and innovation
  • Precision engineering and manufacturing
  • Rigorous testing and evaluation in demanding environments
  • Comprehensive training
  • South Australian production hub
  • Responsive through-life support
  • Strategic partnerships with international design and manufacturing specialists
  • IP development and ownership
  • Strong relationships with global Defence departments
  • Complete operation and maintenance instructions
  • Specific repair and spare-parts manuals, gauges and armourers’ tools

As part of Lightforce Group, Force Ordnance builds on over 35 years of excellence in engineering and rugged dependability, forged on the battlefield.

partners

TRUSTED BY MILITARY AND LAW ENFORCEMENT SERVICES ACROSS THE GLOBE

Lightforce Group's reputation for design innovation, meticulous craftsmanship and uncompromising reliability has earned us supply contracts to some of the world’s leading Defence and civil organisations.

Media

FORCE ORDNANCE TO SHOWCASE WORLD-CLASS AUSTRALIAN DESIGNED AND MANUFACTURED SNIPER SYSTEM

20th May, 2021

Adelaide, May 2021 - Force Ordnance will be showcasing its APRS QTD1 Long Range Rifle at the upcoming Land Forces Expo in Brisbane (1-3 June).…

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FORCE ORDNANCE SIGNS MANUFACTURING AGREEMENT WITH THEON

19th May, 2021

Adelaide, May 2021 - Force Ordnance, a division of the Lightforce Group of companies, has signed an exclusive agreement with world-leader Theon Sensors that significantly…

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