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8 May 2017

WA shipbuilding alliance gaining rapid traction

The Henderson Alliance is making strong headway, with more members and contributing firms getting behind the cause, as well as international shipbuild...
first cape class patrol boat officially joins navy
6 May 2017
First Cape Class Patrol Boat officially joins Navy
The first of two Austal-built Cape Class Patrol Boats has formally joined the Royal Australian Navy fleet. ...
adelaide to gain new ship design office
5 May 2017
Adelaide to gain new ship design office
Western Australia-based firm Austal has announced it is establishing a new design and project management office to support the company’s expansion i...
5 May 2017
German shipbuilder's Australian expansion plan begins
One of Europe's leading shipbuilders has announced plans to establish an Australian office in the Australian Marine Complex (AMC) in Henderson, Wester...
4 May 2017
Shipbuilder faces uncertainty for FFP bid
Unsolved problems with the Navantia-built HMAS Canberra and HMAS Adelaide warships could impact on the Spanish company’s bid for the Future Frigate ...
4 May 2017
Australian Navy to upgrade software
The Royal Australian Navy will upgrade its naval navigation and tactical software system to enhance the conduct of its warfare capabilities. ...
4 May 2017
Tasmania eyes defence industry investment
Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne visited Tasmania to discuss the potential of Australia’s continuous naval shipbuilding plan and the ...
3 May 2017
Sydney manufacturer’s subsidiary lands US Navy contract
Underwater robotics manufacturer Aquabotix has announced the Naval Supply Systems Command of the United States Department of the Navy has placed an or...
1 May 2017
Queensland capitalises on Future Frigate opportunities
Navantia Australia hosted representatives from Queensland businesses at its Future Frigate industry engagement event in Eagle Farm to brief attendees ...
28 Apr 2017
Defence’s submarine acquisition backed by ANAO
In its first review of the Department of Defence’s (DoD) submarine purchase strategy to replace the Collins Class fleet, the Australian National A...

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