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Submarine tech on the international radar
Jul 21 2017

Submarine tech on the international radar

A Brisbane company has secured a lucrative contract with an international prime in a move that will create up to 25 Australian jobs. ...
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Capability gap facing the OPV project
Capability gaps in Australia’s naval industry have been discussed extensively...
Jul 21 2017
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Naval industry opportunities abound
Australia’s largest defence exporter has continued its tour around Australia a...
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Strike & Air Combat

Jul 20 2017
Australia’s third F-35A on track for delivery
The Royal Australian Air Force’s third F-35A Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) A35-003 is making progress...
Jul 18 2017
ADF a first mover of the integrated fifth-generation air force
The managing director of one of Australia’s leading defence companies has identified Australia and...
Landing the JSF maintenance contract
Jul 20 2017
Landing the JSF maintenance contract
TAE chief executive Andrew Sanderson has outlined the specifics of the Joint Strike Fighter jet engi...

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Training our forces in cyber self-defence – getting brilliant at the basics
‘Cyber’, when the word is said many images come to mind, power stations out of control, Hugh Jackman in the movie swordfish, the wanna-cry style ransomware ...
3 steps to achieving ‘operator centric acquisition’ for defence projects
Three steps to achieving ‘operator centric acquisition’ for defence projects
The Australian defence sector is currently booming. With $195 billion committed to Defence over the next 10 years, industry participants can all be part of ...
Building defence capability
Building defence capability: The vital role of collaboration
The importance of collaboration cannot be understated during this time of change. In fact, KMPG believe that it is the foundation for success. As the scale and ...

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Land & Amphibious

SME to enter the global supply chain
Jul 19 2017
SME to enter the global supply chain
Adelaide SME Supashock announced a partnership with defence giant Rheinmetall Defence on Monday. N...
Jul 17 2017
Adelaide SME partners with major prime
South Australian automotive company Supashock has signed an agreement to partner with international ...
Jul 14 2017
Prime to establish Australian sovereign capability centre
The announcement that Rheinmetall Defence Australia will establish its LAND 400 combat reconnaissan...

Intel & Cyber

Defence seeks new visualisation system
Jul 21 2017
Defence seeks new visualisation system
Defence has been taking action to advance its technology, with the recent announcements of the second tranche of the Defence Innovation Hub ...
Jul 20 2017
AI software lands on the ASX
A new artificial intelligence-powered software has hit the Australian market, with the software on offer to intelligence and law enforcement...
Jul 20 2017
Prime to develop scalable solutions with start-ups
Aerospace and defence specialist Boeing Defence Australia is one of the primes collaborating with Techstars Adelaide’s global accelerator ...

Maritime & Antisub

Submarine tech on the international radar
Jul 21 2017
Submarine tech on the international radar
A Brisbane company has secured a lucrative contract with an international prime in a move that will...
Naval industry opportunities abound
Jul 21 2017
Naval industry opportunities abound
Australia’s largest defence exporter has continued its tour around Australia as it seeks to engage...
Capability gap facing the OPV project
Jul 21 2017
Capability gap facing the OPV project
Capability gaps in Australia’s naval industry have been discussed extensively by government and i...

Key Enablers

Jul 20 2017
PODCAST: Making a technical contribution to Australia’s defence force – Ian Irving, Northrop Grumman
In this episode of the Defence Connect Podcast, Northrop Grumman’s Ian Irving reveals how he’ll align the business’ abilities with the...
Jul 21 2017
TAE flags cheaper and faster processing of Abrams engine
TAE Aerospace chief executive Andrew Sanderson has talked up the specific benefits for SMEs of focusing strongly on adopting an agile, inno...
Jul 20 2017
Defence Export Strategy release date edges closer
The importance of a strong Australian defence industry export market has never been more important, with government and industry coming toge...

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Canada sets sights on Australian workers
Apr 12 2017
Canada sets sights on Australian workers
One of North America’s largest shipbuilding companies is headhunting Australian workers to join ...
Australian subcontractors sought after by Northrop Grumman
Apr 11 2017
Northrop Grumman targets Australian subcontractors
Global aerospace and defence technology company Northrop Grumman is seeking to identify potential Au...
Defence technology is leading edge
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Recruitment challenges for the defence industry
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Sea and Air lift

MRH90 and NH90 investigations ongoing
MRH90 and NH90 investigations ongoing
Senate estimates this week have discussed the recent briefings Australia has had over various issue...
Navy lays out LHD issues in Senate Estimates
Navy lays out LHD issues in Senate estimates
The Canberra Class Amphibious Assault Ships, also known as Landing Helicopter Docks (LHDs), have bee...
ARH Tiger acquisition under the microscope
ARH Tiger acquisition under the microscope
Senate estimates has seen the Airbus ARH Tiger aircraft heavily scrutinised, with one senator questi...

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Submarine tech on the international radar
Jul 21 2017
Submarine tech on the international radar
A Brisbane company has secured a lucrative contract with an international prime in a move that will create up to 25 Australian jobs. ...
Defence seeks new visualisation system
Defence has been taking action to advance its technology, with the recent announcements of the second tranche of the Defence Innovation Hub ...
Naval industry opportunities abound
Australia’s largest defence exporter has continued its tour around Australia as it seeks to engage with Australian businesses ahead of its...
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