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22 Sep 2017
Nobel Laureate: Asia, the world’s most dangerous region
Potential conflict in Asia is of greater threat to global stability than other troubled hotspots, says a former military leader and recipient of the N...
22 Sep 2017
Time running out for SMEs as roadshow rolls on
Only four more dates remain for Queensland companies to discuss potential business opportunities with Rheinmetall for its LAND 400 Phase 2 bid. ...
22 Sep 2017
LAND 400 missile systems competitors partner with Aus industry
European arms manufacturer MBDA and Israel's Rafael Advanced Defense Systems have each teamed up with an Australian company in their bids to provide...
22 Sep 2017
Supply agreement secured with tech giant
An electronic systems solution provider has confirmed a new long-term supply arrangement with multinational giant Toshiba. ...
21 Sep 2017
Future Frigates contender ups bid with digital shipyard
Australia's first digital shipyard will see investment of $100 million as part of a SEA 5000 tenderer's bid for the $35-billion project. ...
21 Sep 2017
SA launches new space centre
South Australia is fast becoming the nation's leading defence and space state, with the launch of a new office in a bid to position the state as the h...
21 Sep 2017
Technical expertise gives one state the cutting edge
As bidders for Australia’s SEA 5000 and SEA 1180 projects wrap up their industry briefings across the country, one state is backing its engineering ...
21 Sep 2017
The key to defence industry diversity
Many of Australia’s leading defence industry businesses are taking up the challenge of achieving better diversity and increasing the number of wome...
20 Sep 2017
Australia to open world-first Spike missile manufacturing facility
A NSW defence engineering company has partnered with an Israeli defence systems leader to deliver Australian production and assembly of Spike missiles...
20 Sep 2017
Queensland company partners with missile systems expert
A Queensland aerospace company has partnered with a leading missile and missile systems provider in support of Australian industry content (AIC) on a ...
20 Sep 2017
Global cyber security facility sets up shop in NSW
The NSW government has a secured a multimillion-dollar global cyber security research and development facility in North Sydney to create more than 170...
20 Sep 2017
Industry gears up for innovation funding
Defence will invest millions into bolstering its intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and electronic warfare capabilities over the next year. ...
20 Sep 2017
OPV hopefuls expand Australian workforces
As a decision on the Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) contract nears, Australia’s teaming partners of the foreign designers are expanding their teams in...
20 Sep 2017
Aus SME heading due north
A NSW company has announced the release of its new Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS), with the product already being picked up for Spain’s...
20 Sep 2017
WA small businesses reach out to primes
Western Australia’s Henderson Alliance is continuing in its endeavour to assist local SMEs engage with defence primes, hosting a visit from a SEA 50...
19 Sep 2017
Senator calls ‘bullship’ on Future Frigates delay claims
Defence’s claims of a two-year delay to the $35 billion Future Frigates project have been rebuked by a South Australian senator, who has labelled th...
19 Sep 2017
ASC turns the tide on former critic
ASC Shipbuilding has received recognition of its enormous turnaround in performance and progress in building Australian warships from one of its tough...
19 Sep 2017
Williamtown welcomes latest JSF provider
A UK firm has opened an Australian field office in preparation to support the Joint Strike Fighter project in the Asia-Pacific region. ...
19 Sep 2017
SMEs back Offshore Patrol Vessels bid
Australian SMEs have backed a German contender’s bid for the $3 billion Offshore Patrol Vessel project, saying it offers the strongest opportunity f...
19 Sep 2017
Systems integrators the quiet achievers
Supporting Defence’s missions is the overarching common goal of primes and SMEs across all Defence acquisition and sustainment projects, but provid...
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