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Maritime and Undersea Warfare

30 Nov 2017

SEA 5000 contender submits bid for Canadian Surface Combatant program

Major defence primes, including one bidding to secure the $35 billion Australian Future Frigates Project, have teamed up and confirmed they have deliv...
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30 Nov 2017
Prime strengthens relationships with Tasmania
Tasmania’s regional defence enterprises will discuss future naval shipbuilding partnerships with one of the international tenderers for the SEA 5000...
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29 Nov 2017
Type 23 anti-submarine warfare frigate to visit Australia
UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has announced HMS Sutherland will visit Australia in 2018, as part of the ship’s Asia-Pacific deployment. ...
29 Nov 2017
SEA 1180 decision increases Australia’s export potential
The government’s decision to split the build of the SEA 1180 Offshore Patrol Vessels between ASC, Austal and Civmec has increased the country’s ch...
28 Nov 2017
Underwater robot technology wins inaugural Maritime Innovation Challenge
A new project that will enable autonomous underwater vehicles to launch and recover themselves without the need for human involvement has taken out ...
28 Nov 2017
Senator blasts government hypocrisy over SEA 5000 tender
The government’s shock Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) decision has prompted one political party to call out the government for excluding ASC and Austa...
28 Nov 2017
ASC’s strong turnaround delivers historic win
ASC has secured its second major warship construction project, which ASC chairman Bruce Carter said is recognition for a strong turnaround on the A...
27 Nov 2017
Defence and security company undertakes major recruitment drive
A South Australia-based defence prime is running a recruitment drive to attract engineers, following on from the federal government mandating the use ...
27 Nov 2017
HMAS Darwin completes final voyage
After 33 years of service, HMAS Darwin has arrived in her home port of Sydney for the last time before decommissioning.  ...
24 Nov 2017
OPV decision welcomed by ASC and Austal
Both shipbuilders have accepted the government’s decision to share the build of the SEA 1180 Offshore Patrol Vessels. ...

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