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कवच वाहन मुख्‍यालय
Armoured Vehicles Headquarters
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Armoured Vehicles Headquarters

Armoured Vehicles Headquarters was established on 21st June 1984 and Shri. J.C. Marwaha became the first Addl.DGOF/AV to monitor and coordinate the Projects, Production activities of HVF, OFMK & EFA. Subsequently, OLF & OFDUN were brought under AVHQ during 1997, OCFC in 2008 and recently in January 2017 Ordnance Factory, Muradnagar was also brought under AVHQ.
 
Armoured Vehicles Headquarters, Avadi, Chennai - 600054 - a family of 7 Ordnance Factories - possesses a unique distinction of over 35 years of experience in Defence production, testing, logistics, research & development of a comprehensive product range of battle tanks, armoured fighting vehicles and wide range of optical instruments.
 
The contribution of AV Group in the value of issues is more than 1/4th  of total Value of issues of OFB during every year. Our customers include Navy, Airforce, Ministry of Home Affairs besides our esteemed customer Army.
 
Armoured Vehicles Headquarters is located at Avadi, Chennai, Tamilnadu. Avadi means => Armoured Vehicle Ammunition Depot of India, a Northern suburb of Chennai, well connected by rail & road transport. 25 Kms away from Chennai Central and Chennai Egmore Railway stations and 15 Kms from Chennai Mofussil Bus Stand, Koyambedu.
All donations towards the Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund (PMNRF) are notified for 100?duction from taxable income udner section 80G of the Income Tax Act, 1961.
 
b43145fb454b0657bd9cc8373b494cdb.jpg Addl. Director General of Ordnance Factories, AV Group & Member, OFB