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primes keen to connect better with smes
27 Jan 2017
Primes keen to connect better with SMEs
Primes are increasingly looking to improve their engagement with SMEs, although key challenges remain around imperatives for growth. ...
new defence innovation partnership
27 Jan 2017
New Defence Innovation Partnership
Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne has announced the establishment of the Defence Innovation Partnership between the Defence Science and ...
27 Jan 2017
Defence Minister meets with farming, business and community representatives in Rockhampton
The Department of Defence will now complete its analysis of proposed land acquisition as part of the Military Training Agreement with Singapore wi...
25 Jan 2017
Minister for Defence and US Secretary of Defense speak
US Secretary of Defense James Mattis spoke by phone with Australian Minister for Defence Marise Payne to discuss the US–Australia defence relationsh...
25 Jan 2017
Sydney-based engineering SME an example of Australian talent
The Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne announced yesterday that while the government is focused on providing the best, most modern system...
25 Jan 2017
Competing globally key to success for Australian Defence suppliers
Australian engineering specialist H.I. Fraser is one example of a local firm that has successfully shifted focus from competing domestically to widen...
25 Jan 2017
ANU scientists create ‘Star Wars’ like holograms, could have military applications
Australian National University physicists have invented a tiny device that creates the highest quality holographic images ever achieved, opening the d...
24 Jan 2017
Australian scientists develop world first naval acoustic signature model
The Australian Rapid Assessment Tool (AusRAT), developed by Defence Science and Technology Group (DST) in partnership with Frazer-Nash Consultancy ove...
24 Jan 2017
New era of counter-drone combat begins
Department 13 has commercially launched its flagship counter-drone product, MESMER Version 1.0, a patented, low-power, non-jamming, non-line of sight,...
23 Jan 2017
Australian SME selected for Virgin Galactic’s human spaceflight systems
While most small companies were taking a break over Christmas, Brisbane-based Absolute Data Group (ADG) was busy training Virgin Galactic staff in usi...
23 Jan 2017
Executives and SME owners take part in Exercise Boss Lift 2017
The Department of Defence has taken 19 executives and small business owners from across the ACT, NSW and southern Queensland out to participate in E...
23 Jan 2017
South Australia sets 10-year defence strategy
The South Australian government has a clear vision for the future of defence in the state – to drive sustainable defence industry growth and att...
20 Jan 2017
New contract signed for RAAF MRTTs
In a second announcement in as many days, Northrop Grumman Integrated Defence Services has signed an agreement with Air France Industries KLM Engineer...
20 Jan 2017
ASC appoints Risk Decisions to boost risk management
Australia’s leading naval shipbuilder and submarine organisation, ASC Pty Ltd, has appointed Risk Decisions as its new risk management partner.  ...
20 Jan 2017
Defence industry survey ending soon
Time is running out for defence industry SMEs to complete the Defence Industrial Capability Assessment 2016 Company Survey. ...
19 Jan 2017
Northrop Grumman IDS partners with Lufthansa Technik
Northrop Grumman Integrated Defence Services, a fully-owned Australian subsidiary of Northrop Grumman Corporation, has signed an agreement with Luftha...
19 Jan 2017
Major research link with submarine project
Flinders University and four of France’s leading graduate schools of engineering have entered into an academic and research co-operation agreement ...
18 Jan 2017
Defence LVC company announces acquisition
Earlier this month, PLEXSYS Interface Products announced the acquisition of the shares of all ImmersaView companies. ...
18 Jan 2017
Government, Defence to push export controls agenda
The Australian government and Defence are readying to shape the basis of a groundbreaking push to advance the nation’s export strategy, based on li...
18 Jan 2017
Australian aeronautical industry attracts global interest
The Australian aeronautical industry is gathering interest across the globe, including exports to the US of almost $1 billion per year. ...

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