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Maritime and Undersea Warfare

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 ...
government announces purchase of land for naval shipbuilding project
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...
fsp briefing heads to brisbane
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...
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...
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. ...
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...

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