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22 Mar 2018
DoD Unisys IT support contract renewed
The Australian Department of Defence has once more renewed its IT support agreement with US firm Unisys, this time spending $46.4 million on an extens...
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21 Mar 2018
Collins full cycle docking may shift to WA
A freedom of information (FOI) request has revealed a draft plan is being examined to potentially move maintenance and full cycle docking of the Colli...
21 Mar 2018
RAAF chief warns of tech revolution in future conflicts
Chief of Air Force Air Marshal Leo Davies has warned that in this disruptive world it can’t be business as usual. ...
21 Mar 2018
ADF Taipan choppers to provide support to Commonwealth Games
Australian Army helicopters will be seen flying over the Gold Coast and Brisbane as the Australian Defence Force lends its assistance to the 2018 Co...
20 Mar 2018
Pyne promotes slew of Australian defence firms in major export push
Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne has launched the second instalment of the Australian Military Sales Catalogue, as part of a concerted e...
20 Mar 2018
Future Submarine builder commits to gender parity
Designer and builder of the SEA 1000 Future Submarines program Naval Group has stated the intent to achieve a 50:50 gender ratio in its workforce. ...
20 Mar 2018
Prime signs $7m design deal with KBR
Naval Group, designer for Australia’s new submarines, has firmed an agreement with engineering specialist KBR to assist with the design of the new ...
20 Mar 2018
Making Australia a top 10 defence exporter a struggle: Government
The government has admitted it’s going to be “a stretch” to meet the ambitious target of elevating Australia into the top 10 of world defence ex...
20 Mar 2018
457 visa replacement a ‘good fit’ for defence
The Global Talent Scheme visa trial is expected to drive skilled workers into the nation’s growing defence industry. ...
20 Mar 2018
RAAF conference to examine use of air power
For a middle power, Australia certainly has one of the best air forces in the world, with an excellent and diverse fleet of modern aircraft, good enab...
20 Mar 2018
Veterans need to elevate skills to compete in competitive job market
The inherent talent of Defence Force personnel doesn’t always translate into career opportunities once they leave the service, one ex-army officer h...
19 Mar 2018
ADF promotes Indigenous recruitment drive
Minister for Defence Personnel Darren Chester has outlined the importance of the Australian Defence Force’s Indigenous Development Program, which en...
19 Mar 2018
MEMKO inks naval projects deal with French firm
Australian engineering services group MEMKO has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with French firm Ingeliance Technologies in an effort to de...
19 Mar 2018
‘Increased’ security demands bolster Rheinmetall profits
Germany-based military technology firm Rheinmetall has reported strong profit growth in the 2017 fiscal year on the back of a growing demand for bette...
19 Mar 2018
Veteran employment start-up going from strength to strength
A new start-up focusing on helping veterans secure employment looks set to make a huge impact going forward, having already dramatically boosted its h...
19 Mar 2018
Air BP certified carbon neutral
International aviation fuel products and service supplier Air BP has achieved carbon neutral certification for the refuelling services of its 70-stron...
16 Mar 2018
Australian talent driving Future Submarine technology
As discussion around securing quality, homegrown talent and how best to address Australia's STEM skill shortage continues, six local graduates have se...
15 Mar 2018
LAND 400 Phase 2 decision a win for Australian industry
While Victoria’s state government mourns the loss of the $5.2 billion LAND 400 Phase 2 contract, the real winners of the project extend far beyond R...
15 Mar 2018
Phase one of GPR innovation contract delivered
Brisbane company EPE has completed the first phase of its innovation project, awarded under the Defence Innovation Hub. ...
15 Mar 2018
DRSC Victoria appoints new leader
The Defence Reserves Support Council (DRSC) Victoria has appointed its newest chair. ...

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