DICON is in Technical Partnership with Poly-Technologies of China.
DICON is also in a Joint Venture Agreement (JVA) with Marom Dolphin (Nig) Ltd.
DICON has commenced the process of installing the production lines for 7.62 x 39mm special, the preferred ammunition by the Armed Services.
The e-library project in DICON R&D Centre has reached advance level of completion. The e-library is designed to meet international standards in research and e-learning.
The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General AG Olonisakin paid a working visit to the Corporation on Friday 20th January 2017 and commissioned several projects initiated and complete by the DG DICON, Major General BO Ogunkale. Some of projects commissioned included: DG's New Officer and Waiting Room, New COnference Room, Foyer, DICON HQ Reception Area and Convenience, Renovated Senior Staff Quarters, R&D Centre, Access Road and newly installed Power Transformers in the Ordinance Factories Complex. See the photo galler for picture updates.
The new Director General assumed duties on Wednesday, 29 July 2015. In a brief ceremony attended by the Corporation's Management Staff in the DICON Headquarters, the out-going Director General Major General ER Chioba thanked both Management and Staff of the Corporation for their support and cooperation which enabled his tenure to record a modest achievement. He solicited the same support for his predecessor.
DICON has commenced the production of 7.62 x 39mm Special Ammuntion Cartridge in her ultra-modern production facilities located in Kaduna South. For further details, please email us at: email@example.com or the Commercial Dept at DICON HQ, 45 Ahmadu Bello Way - Kaduna State.
DICON has also started the processes leading to the manufacture of Armoured Personnel Carriers (APC) for the nations Armed Forces and other Security agencies of government. Production of the APCs will meet acceptable international standards.