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11 Jan 2017
Excel at Avalon 2017
Trade shows can be a source of future opportunities and growth for businesses that use its assets and time wisely, according to Executive Manager Indu...
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11 Jan 2017
Defence turns to social media
The Australian Defence Force is preparing to boost its social media presence in an attempt to enhance its public image and recruitment numbers. ...
9 Jan 2017
US counter terrorism groups looking for Australian industry involvement
The US Department of Defense’s Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office (CTTSO), along with the Technical Support Working Group (TSWG), are look...
9 Jan 2017
CDIC to help SMEs go global
Attending international trade shows is often a difficult process for Australian SMEs, however, Team Defence Australia (a branch of CDIC) is prepared t...
9 Jan 2017
130 jobs cut during shipbuilding lull
Adelaide-based shipbuilder ASC is set to cut 130 jobs by the end of February 2017 as the Air Warfare Destroyer projects wind down. ...
6 Jan 2017
$100bn on offer in Australian defence aerospace
The 2017 Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition is the perfect place to be for budding aerospace businesses, accordi...
6 Jan 2017
Defence Minister steps in to settle Australian, Indonesian military feud
Minister for Defence, Senator Marise Payne, has addressed the press and contacted her Indonesian counterpart in an attempt to reinstate defence co-op...
6 Jan 2017
Defence Connect Podcast gains rapid traction
Since our relaunch in late 2016, the Defence Connect Podcast has brought you a defence industry recruiter, a director of the RAAF’s Plan Jericho, th...
4 Jan 2017
L3 WESCAM wins defence contracts valued at more than $120m
L# WESCAM announced today that it has recently won defence contracts valued at more than US$90 million ($120 million). The orders will provide a rang...
4 Jan 2017
Italian shipbuilder to host Australian student internships
Fincantieri and Flinders University have teamed up to send two Flinders Business School students to Italy this week as part of an International Busine...
4 Jan 2017
Newcomers lured to defence industry
Existing defence industry businesses are set to not only compete against each other for work over the next decade, they will be up against fresh new ...
28 Dec 2016
Business culture more alluring than pay
People have basic needs that they look to fulfil during their day-to-day lives – and those needs are exactly the same during work hours, says RPR Tr...
28 Dec 2016
Diversification essential for SME survival
SMEs working within the defence industry have been recommended to diversify their products and services to ensure long-term survival. ...
23 Dec 2016
Three key ways to gain access to Defence
Relationships, quality and persistence are the main elements of any successful strategy for businesses trying to break into the lucrative defence sect...
23 Dec 2016
Italian shipbuilder making its presence felt in Australia
Fincantieri, one of the shipbuilders short-listed by the Australian government to bid to design and build nine new frigates for the Royal Australian N...
23 Dec 2016
Australian prescriptive analytics software provider secures DoD contract
Australian company Veriluma has entered into a landmark contract with the Australian government Department of Defence (DoD) to build a prototype ‘In...
22 Dec 2016
Prime and SME link up for LAND400 vehicle
Rheinmetall Defence Australia and Albury-based Milspec Manufacturing Pty Ltd have collaborated on the development of a highly sophisticated alternator...
22 Dec 2016
DST Group radar team accepted for innovation accelerator program
The Passive Radar team from the Defence Science and Technology Group (DST Group) is one of only 10 teams to be accepted to take part in CSIRO’s in...
21 Dec 2016
New CASG operations panel to benefit SMEs
The Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group (CASG) has established a new platform to better engage with industry for approach to market, expressi...
21 Dec 2016
Forgacs Marine and Defence launch $80m shipbuilding facility in WA
Plans for a new, state-of-the-art shipbuilding facility have been put on display by Forgacs Marine and Defence, including an undercover ‘hall’ 200...

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