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18 May 2017

Naval Shipbuilding Plan lacks detail: SA government

The South Australian government says that a great deal of work is still needed to provide the detail required to build the defence industry capability...
industry leaders back naval shipbuilding plan
18 May 2017
Industry leaders back Naval Shipbuilding Plan
Australian primes have thrown their support behind the federal government’s Naval Shipbuilding Plan, saying it is a big step in offering security to...
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16 May 2017
WA ‘dudded’ in Naval Shipbuilding Plan
West Australian Minister for Defence Issues Paul Papalia has declared Western Australia has been “dudded” by the federal government, following the...
16 May 2017
SA falls short on skilled workers for Navy fleet expansion
The Naval Shipbuilding Plan has acknowledged South Australia will need foreign and interstate workers to help meet the deadlines for the country's la...
16 May 2017
Naval Shipbuilding Plan officially unveiled
The government has released the long-awaited $89 billion Naval Shipbuilding Plan today, which includes plans to spend $1.3 billion to upgrade naval ...
12 May 2017
Government announces purchase of land for naval shipbuilding project
The Turnbull government has revealed it has secured the purchase of the common user facility and surrounding land to substantially increase the size o...
12 May 2017
FSP engagement focus turns to Queensland
Over 160 Australian companies, research and development and educational institutions gathered in Brisbane yesterday to be updated by key Future Submar...
10 May 2017
Talent shortage to cripple shipbuilding capabilities
The Australian naval industry could be facing a downturn of the academic variety, with a potential shortage of naval engineers and architects with the...
9 May 2017
Shipbuilding alliance calls for policy decisions ahead of looming projects
The Western Australian-based Henderson Alliance has stressed the need for extra policy decisions from the federal government to ensure local content i...
9 May 2017
Australia deepens defence relationship with France
With work on the initial stages of Future Submarine Program (FSP) gearing up, Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne met with General Lauren...

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