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capability gap facing the opv project
21 Jul 2017
Capability gap facing the OPV project
Capability gaps in Australia’s naval industry have been discussed extensively by government and industry since Naval Group was awarded the $50 bill...
naval industry opportunities abound
21 Jul 2017
Naval industry opportunities abound
Australia’s largest defence exporter has continued its tour around Australia as it seeks to engage with Australian businesses ahead of its bid for t...
21 Jul 2017
TAE flags cheaper and faster processing of Abrams engine
TAE Aerospace chief executive Andrew Sanderson has talked up the specific benefits for SMEs of focusing strongly on adopting an agile, innovative str...
20 Jul 2017
Type 26 construction start ups ante for BAE Systems’ SEA 5000 bid
The Royal Navy marked a major milestone in the development of its surface fleet on Thursday with the commencement of manufacture of its Type 26 Globa...
20 Jul 2017
Australia’s third F-35A on track for delivery
The Royal Australian Air Force’s third F-35A Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) A35-003 is making progress along the production line at the Lockheed Martin ...
20 Jul 2017
The challenges facing SMEs: Northrop Grumman Australia CEO
Engaging small to medium enterprises (SMEs) in the defence industry has been an ongoing focus of industry and government, but it has not been without ...
20 Jul 2017
Defence Export Strategy release date edges closer
The importance of a strong Australian defence industry export market has never been more important, with government and industry coming together to cr...
20 Jul 2017
Defence multinational expands supply chain with new gateway
Leading engineering support services organisation and defence multinational Babcock has created a new gateway to connect with Australia’s defence su...
20 Jul 2017
Landing the JSF maintenance contract
TAE chief executive Andrew Sanderson has outlined the specifics of the Joint Strike Fighter jet engine maintenance contract the firm has won. ...
20 Jul 2017
Prime to develop scalable solutions with start-ups
Aerospace and defence specialist Boeing Defence Australia is one of the primes collaborating with Techstars Adelaide’s global accelerator program t...
20 Jul 2017
AI software lands on the ASX
A new artificial intelligence-powered software has hit the Australian market, with the software on offer to intelligence and law enforcement bodies. ...
19 Jul 2017
Once in a generation opportunity must be leveraged: Marles
The 2016 Defence White Paper provided much optimism and excitement to the defence industry, but opposition spokesman for defence Richard Marles said t...
19 Jul 2017
SME to enter the global supply chain
Adelaide SME Supashock announced a partnership with defence giant Rheinmetall Defence on Monday. Now, the Adelaide SME is looking forward as it prep...
18 Jul 2017
Techstars Adelaide chooses 10 defence start-ups
Ten companies have been selected to take part in an accelerator program to work on a wide range of defence and security related technologies. ...
18 Jul 2017
First Principles Review reforms delayed
Reforms to the management and sustainment of Defence’s capabilities established in the 2015 First Principles Review are likely to take longer than t...
18 Jul 2017
ADF a first mover of the integrated fifth-generation air force
The managing director of one of Australia’s leading defence companies has identified Australia and its Air Force as key players in the world’s dev...
18 Jul 2017
SME appoints new chairman as it poises for growth
Defence electrical systems and C4I provider Cablex has appointed a seasoned executive and adviser as the new chairman to its advisory board. ...
17 Jul 2017
Adelaide SME partners with major prime
South Australian automotive company Supashock has signed an agreement to partner with international prime and defence leader Rheinmetall. ...
17 Jul 2017
Defence forces to respond to terrorist threats under law changes
Changes to Australia’s defence laws will see Australian soldiers deployed to assist local police forces dealing with terrorist threats. ...
17 Jul 2017
Sovereign capability more important than playing the percentages
The highly contentious issue of local industry content percentages in the SEA 1000 Future Submarine Program shows few signs of easing, and key defence...

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