March 23, 2018

Meet the Makers Behind the CAN485 at AST

How a couple of engineers' desire to bridge the gap between the industrial space and the maker movement created something new... Read Full Article
March 16, 2018

Introducing the AST-CAN485 Dev Board

If you’ve gotten the basics of Arduino under your belt but have bigger and more demanding projects to tackle, the CAN485 board could be just the thing you need. Utilizing...
November 14, 2017

Atlantis Chairman celebrates his official retirement

On Friday 3 November, the Atlantis Chairman, Gordon Blackbeard, officially celebrated his retirement with a close group of colleagues and work associates.  The announcement was made shortly after his 67th...
October 26, 2017

Triton MkIII Submarine Launched Markers & Signals

Atlantis Manufacturing Management Services was previously the appointed THALES Australia distributor and was a supplier to the SA NAVY with submarine signals until THALES ceased production. As the Intellectual Custodian...
November 30, 2016

AST Develops Special Purpose High Volume Drilling Machine

AST was contracted in-house to develop a dual spindle, high volume, automated and computer controlled drilling machine for use in the production of the propulsion system for the 40mm HV...
September 22, 2016

Atlantis Aviation leads consortium at AAD

Last week the consortium consisting of Atlantis Aviation, AeroRescue Pty. Ltd., Aerodata AG and Avex Air Transport were on display at the Aero Africa Defence held at Air Force Base...
August 31, 2016

AMMS Appoints Two New Board Members

Following a very successful 2015 which saw the Defence Group double earnings for the third successive year the Chairman, Gordon Blackbeard and CEO, Terence Dumont, decided to expand the Board...
July 20, 2016

Farewell Col. Haywood

It is with regret that ATLANTIS DEFENCE said farewell to Col. R. Haywood JCM.MMM.SSA at the St Margarets church in Constantia. He served the Atlantis Defence Board as Strategist Consultant....
February 18, 2016

Atlantis invests in its Research and Development Capability

Following the successful conclusion of Phase One of the contract to upgrade a semi knock-down High Velocity production line to a complete knock-down solution for a client in the Middle...
September 7, 2015

Oyster BPLJ exhibiting at DSEI in London

Oyster Ballistic Protected Life Jacket on show at DSEI with partner Zero industries as part of DTI initiative DSEI – The World Leading Defence and Security Event 15 - 18...
August 20, 2015

Recognising Loyalty and Commitment

Retaining your best employees is a challenge for any business, so when an employee achieves such a milestone it needs to be recognised and celebrated. Study after study has shown...
July 8, 2015

Team building at its best

A fun-filled afternoon of escapism at Hint Hunt at the Old Biscuit Mill. Every business owner knows that a cohesive team is imperative to the success of any project. In...
July 2, 2015

Röhrs High-stress Technical Springs

Atlantis was recently awarded the South African agency for innovative German company RÖHRS to market its full range of spring products. The move was part of the company's strategy for...
June 7, 2015

AST acquires Electronic Systems Designer

Atlantis is proud to announce that Cobus Malan has joined the ranks as the latest member of the ever growing team at AMMS. Cobus brings with him a wealth of...
May 26, 2015

Exploring Business in Cape Town Breakfast

The management team at Atlantis attended a business networking breakfast hosted by SAICA (The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants) on 26 May 2015 at the Roof Terrace of the...
March 17, 2015

Atlantis Appoints New Receptionist

The team at Atlantis continues to expand! Last month the bubbly and friendly Marilize van der Westhuizen joined the team as the new receptionist at Atlantis. Marilize van der Westhuizen...
March 15, 2015

Atlantis appoints dynamic new CEO

The Atlantis Defence Division, based in the Tygervalley area, has added substantially to its technical and project management staff in the past few months in order to complement the international...
January 5, 2015

Oyster BPLJ exhibiting at IDEF 2015

Oyster Ballistic Protected Life Jacket on show at IDEF with partner Zero industries as part of DTI initiative IDEF - International Defence Industry Fair 5 - 8 May 2015 As...
January 4, 2015

Atlantis develops 40mm x 46mm LVC round

Atlantis recently revealed its plans to take their new 40mm Low Velocity Compatible round to the international armed services market. The new LVC round is designed to be compliant to...