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.
DICON IS AN ARMS & AMMUNITION MANUFACTURING CORPORATION ESTABLISHED BY AN ACT OF PARLIAMENT IN 1964. IT COMPRISES OF DICON HQ; THE CORPORATE AND ADMINISTRATIVE HUB; A VIBRANT RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT CENTRE AND AN ORDNANCE FACTORIES COMPLEX WHICH IS THE NERVE CENTRE FOR ALL PRODUCTION ACTIVITIES.
THE CORPORATION ALSO USES ITS EXCESS CAPACITY TO PRODUCE A WIDE RANGE OF CIVILIAN PRODUCTS FOR LOCAL INDUSTRIES. DICON IS IN THE FORE-FRONT OF 100% LOCAL CONTENT UTILIZATION AND TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT IN NIGERIA.