DEFENSE INDUSTRY

We’ve been repeatedly chosen by the U.S. government, various U.S. military groups and the leading brands serving the military and government.

Your Partner for Lightweight and Prototype Military Vehicles.

Our track record and depth of expertise in automotive and aerospace engineering made us an attractive partner for the defense industry. Our partnership with the defense industry has included roles in product development for numerous interior, exterior, and chassis systems - utilized in the iconic Humvee to present day ground and aviation vehicles. We provide the defense industry with comprehensive design, engineering, manufacturing, and testing services.

 

Prototype military vehicles driving through a mountain landscape.

WHERE CAN THE COMPANY THAT HELPED DEVELOP THESE MILITARY VEHICLES TAKE YOUR NEXT PROJECT?

 Capabilities

TD

(Technology Demonstration)

  • CONCEPTS TO MEET REQUIREMENTS (RFP)
  • ENGINEERING MODELS & FEA (PROVEN STUDIES)
  • FULL SCALE MODELS & HUMAN FACTORS
  • OPERATIONAL PROTOTYPES
  • WEIGHT-FOCUSED PROCESSES AND PRODUCTS
A concept military vehicle on a test drive.
A prototype military vehicle on the road.

EMD

(Engineering and Manufacturing Development)

  • MANUFACTURING DESIGN EXPERTISE
  • COST REDUCING VAVE STUDIES
  • DURABILITY TESTING
  • ENVIRONMENTAL TESTING
  • MODULAR ASSEMBLY, BUILD & MATERIAL ANALYSIS
  • DEMONSTRATE SYSTEM INTEGRATION
A concept helicopter shell in the middle of reconstruction.

LRIP

(Low Rate Initial Production)

  • TOOLING ACCELERATED BUILDS: MOLDS & STAMPINGS
  • PRODUCTION RELEASE DESIGN OPTIMIZATION
  • SCALABLE PRODUCTION FOOTPRINT
  • FINAL QC TESTING FOR EACH PART (ISO CERTIFIED)
  • WHITE LIGHT SCANNING (3D MODEL CREATION)
  • ITAR COMPLIANT
  • COST AND WEIGHT MINIMIZATION

As a reliable defense engineering and product development partner for the U.S. government and leading brands serving the defense industry, we not only deliver to stringent defense industry requirements, but to do it with the speed and quality we’ve built our reputation on. RCO is known industry-wide for our cutting-edge use of metals, composites, injection molding and more to reduce cost and weight for production assemblies.

You're in good company

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Prototype military vehicles driving through a mountain landscape.
A concept military vehicle on a test drive.
A concept helicopter shell in the middle of reconstruction.
A prototype military vehicle on the road.
Prototype military vehicles driving through a mountain landscape.
A concept military vehicle on a test drive.
A prototype military vehicle on the road.
A concept helicopter shell in the middle of reconstruction.
RCO Engineering
Prototype military vehicles driving through a mountain landscape.
A concept military vehicle on a test drive.

EMD

A prototype military vehicle on the road.
A concept helicopter shell in the middle of reconstruction.

DEFENSE

INDUSTRY

Prototype military vehicles driving through a mountain landscape.
A concept military vehicle on a test drive.
A prototype military vehicle on the road.
A concept helicopter shell in the middle of reconstruction.