our story

Our Story

At LAHAB, we go beyond transforming the entire munitions value chain. We leverage ground-breaking technology and our deep-domain knowledge to create ammunition designs built for continually evolving mission requirements. Through our innovation, advances facilities, and processes, our products being US-MIL SPEC, NATO, and CIP specifications.

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Our Purpose

To be a leader in ammunition development and the supplier of choice to regional armed forces and law enforcement agencies.


About EDGE

About Edge

We live in an accelerating world. Characterised by uncharted frontiers, the future is empowered by advanced technology that is galvanising a new breed of players. At the edge of these frontiers exist no limits – where boundless opportunities await.

Transforming how we live, and ensuring a more secure future, is what we do. We are EDGE; and our mission is simple: to bring innovative technologies and services to market with greater speed and efficiency.

We will not only revolutionise the defence industry, but we will change its fundamentals. We are the vanguard of the next-generation, of a reimagined sector. We prioritise technology in a non-binary world and seek universal solutions. We work with everyone: big or small, start-up or established, local or global.

We are EDGE. We enable a secure future.

The planet is our priority

Our roadmap to success goes hand-in-hand with our eco-conscious goals. To ensure this we:

  • Manage our operations in a sustainable and environmentally responsible way
  • Engage the company board and its collaborators in joint management to protect the environment
  • Comply with current laws and regulations
  • Focus on continuous improvement of our environmental performance
  • Continuously measure and control our environmental impact

Quality at the core

Our manufacturing processes ensures that quality is built in at each stage of the product.  Each product goes through various levels of inspection and testing throughout the product cycle.  Our capabilities include state of the art ballistic testing, chemical laboratory, material testing laboratory and proof ranges.  The combination of all these robust testing results in highly precise, accurate and reliable products for our customers.

Safety, Health, Environment and Quality (SHEQ) Department’s messages


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At LAHAB we believe that safety is a core value and understand what it takes to guarantee safety excellence. Our strategy for safety is interwoven into all our activities via employees working effectively and efficiently in collaboration at all levels of the organization to improve safety. LAHAB has holds ISO 18001:2007 certification against OSHAD SF V 3.1 and is striving to achieve ISO 45001:2018 certification in occupational health and safety to further demonstrate our commitment to safety and compliance to legal and regulatory obligations. Under the guidance of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed’s Green Economy Initiative, LAHAB is actively pursuing various green initiatives in our commitment to reducing our environmental footprint.  LAHAB has attained 14001:2015 certification in environmental management systems showing our commitment to reducing our environmental footprint. We continue to work diligently to reduce our impact on the environment.



​LAHAB products have earned a reputation of reliability and quality both locally and internationally. To ensure full compliance with the most stringent international standards, LAHAB maintains a comprehensive quality system through various levels of inspection and testing throughout the product cycle. LAHAB’s capabilities include state of the art ballistic testing, chemical laboratory, material testing laboratory and proof testing. The combination of all these robust testing results in highly precise, accurate and reliable products for our customers. Our quality system is ISO 9001:2015 compliant, and meets local and International Ministries of Defence requirements and NATO, US-MIL SPEC, CIP and SAAMI standards.

Engineering &DevelopmentDepartment

LAHAB Engineering & Development Department works in close co-ordination with the customers, acquiring knowledge of their present and future requirements in order to meet their needs. Thanks to its highly qualified scientific personnel and the high quality engineering equipment it possesses, LAHAB constantly seeks to improve its products and to extend its activities to the development of new products, thus increasing Company’s scope and prestige in UAE and abroad. Further to the above, LAHAB operates a significant number of well-equipped laboratories which ensure the reliability and the high standards of the tests and measurements being made on the products. A series of tests in accordance with MIL-SPECs, STANAGS, ASTM, EN, ISO, DIN as well as the relevant ammunition or weapon system specifications are performed.