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Maritime and Undersea Warfare

19 Apr 2018

Australian steel companies partner with SEA 5000 bidder

BlueScope and Liberty OneSteel will supply more than 48,000 tonnes of Australian steel for Australia's nine future frigate vessels if BAE Systems secu...
18 Apr 2018
Delivery of Pacific Patrol Boats for Timor-Leste set for 2023
Finalisation of the shipbuilding arrangements of the Austal-built and designed Pacific Patrol Boats is underway, with Timor-Leste due to accept two of...
luerssen opv
17 Apr 2018
Pyne rejects OPV cost blowout claims
Claims of a $900 million cost blowout on the government's SEA 1180 Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) project have been rejected by Defence Industry Ministe...
17 Apr 2018
Australia marks new era of air defence
Successful testing of the new Raytheon Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC) has bolstered the Australian Defence Force's ability to defeat enemy ai...
17 Apr 2018
L3 Communications to deliver key systems for OPVs
Following on from Civmec signing on as the lead builder in the SEA 1180 Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) project, L3 Technologies has secured a contract ...
17 Apr 2018
RAN ships complete visit to Malaysia and the Philippines
Royal Australian Navy HMA Ships Anzac, Toowoomba and Success have completed their concurrent port visits to Malaysia and the Philippines as part of a ...
16 Apr 2018
Civmec pips Austal for lead role in OPV project
Western Australia's Civmec has finally been awarded a contract by Luerssen Australia to play the lead role in the SEA 1180 Offshore Patrol Vessel (...
16 Apr 2018
NSW company delivers bridge boats to US Army
Family-owned engineering and services business, Birdon, has handed over the first of 374 Australian-designed Bridge Erection Boats to the US Army und...
16 Apr 2018
Cairns to house future hydrographic vessels
Queensland will play a key role in Australia's naval defence efforts, with four of the 12 Offshore Patrol Vessels and any future Hydrographic vessel...
13 Apr 2018
ASC commences work on MV Sycamore
The first ship outside of the Air Warfare Destroyer program has docked at the Osborne South shipyard since it was acquired by Australian Naval Infrast...

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