Welcome to the Rock Island Arsenal JMTC.

The Rock Island Arsenal Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center occupies 1.5 million square feet of its Kingsbury Complex home. As the only multi-purpose and vertically integrated metal manufacturer in the Department of Defense, the center possesses the unique technical expertise and equipment to manufacture products high in quality and sustainability. RIA-JMTC also reaches out to the community by offering machinist apprenticeships and other training programs to qualified applicants. The availability of centralized manufacturing and testing allows production to come full circle, thus minimizing the need to outsource.

This full service center holds within it the people and the equipment needed to meet goals of continuous process improvement, efficiently utilizing available time and money. RIA-JMTC values its ability to provide rapid response and superior products to both the Armed services and the consumer.



Develop, manufacture and deliver readiness solutions through conventional and advanced manufacturing processes for the U.S. Army and Department of Defense systems globally.


Transform our premier metal manufacturing facility in support of Army readiness and modernization requirements by optimizing our highly skilled workforce and operationalizing our cutting edge technology to provide flexible and responsive Joint Warfighter readiness solutions in partnership with our Army and DoD family.