Ordnance Factory Board

Faulty ammunition reason behind howitzer M-777 explosion during trial in Pokhran: Sources

Faulty ammunition reason behind howitzer M-777 explosion during trial in Pokhran: Sources

Barrel of long-range ultra-light (ULH) howitzer M-777 had exploded during a field trial in Pokhran.

Sep 24, 2017, 18:01 PM IST
Indian Army decides to fast-track indigenisation of key components and spares for battle tanks

Indian Army decides to fast-track indigenisation of key components and spares for battle tanks

With delays in import of critical equipment severely affecting its combat readiness, the Army has decided to fast-track indigenisation of key components and spares for battle tanks and other military systems.

Jul 23, 2017, 13:24 PM IST
OFB Recruitment 2017: Here's how you can apply online for 7048 Trade Apprentice posts at Ordnance Factory Board, Defence Ministry

OFB Recruitment 2017: Here's how you can apply online for 7048 Trade Apprentice posts at Ordnance Factory Board, Defence Ministry

Here's how you can apply online for 7048 Trade Apprentic posts at Ordnance Factory Board, Defence Ministry

Jan 17, 2017, 11:13 AM IST
Air Force Commanders' Conference begins

Air Force Commanders' Conference begins

Top commanders of the Indian Air Force will on Tuesday meet here to brainstorm on various matters including drafting of women as fighter pilots, serviceability issues plaguing the force, and induction of fighter aircraft like LCA Tejas and Rafale.

Oct 13, 2015, 08:53 AM IST

Indigenous artillery gun `Dhanush` to be ready this year

After trials, India`s indigenous artillery gun `Dhanush` would be ready for use by the Army by the end of this year.

Mar 18, 2014, 17:42 PM IST

CRPF asks OFB to enhance safety of mine protected vehicles

CRPF approached Ordnance Factory Board to enhance security of its mine protected vehicles which have earned tag of "coffin on wheels" as numerous troopers have died inside in Maoists` IED blasts.

Nov 18, 2012, 10:12 AM IST

Field trials of upgraded Bofors gun in Jan 2013

An upgraded version of the 155mm Bofors gun, the Indian Army`s most potent artillery weapon, will be ready for field trials in January 2013, a top official of the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) said on Tuesday.

Mar 20, 2012, 16:19 PM IST