TULLAMARINE, Victoria, Australia, June 11, 2018 – PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced that it was selected by Boeing Defence Australia to supply coatings for repainting the vertical stabilizers of an EA-18G GROWLER® aircraft for the No.
6 Squadron of the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF).
Hundreds of Hunter Valley students will this week get ‘up close and personal’ with the Hawk Lead-in fighter aircraft while learning about the future opportunities in defence at a two-day careers event at Newcastle (Friday 6 April 2018) The Naval Shipbuilding College will be established and managed by the Naval Shipbuilding Institute to work with shipbuilders to understand their workforce requirements throughout the different stages of project construction and sustainment, while leveraging a national network of education and training providers to deliver the specific skills required. Rheinmetall’s plan calls for networking all relevant sensors, effectors, platforms and C4I assets into a single, scalable, system of systems.
Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) announced today that Australia’s Department of Defence has awarded a contract to Naval Shipbuilding Institute (NSI), a joint venture between HII’s Technical Solutions division and Kellogg Brown and Root’s (KBR) Government Services division One of the world’s largest shipbuilders, Fincantieri, a final contender for the Federal Government’s SEA 5000 Future Frigates project has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (Mo U) with key Australian trade unions in Canberra today. This will create a highly effective, modularly scalable and flexible air defence system covering the Bundeswehr’s full mission spectrum.
Minister for Defence, Marise Payne, and Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, today launched an Indigenous joint-venture to deliver the 3 million Bayinguwa critical wharf works project at Garden Island Defence Precinct, the Royal Australian Naval Base in Sydney.
BMT, the world’s leading maritime design and engineering consulting firm today announces a collaboration with Adelaide incubation firm Innovyz Institute on developing the best and brightest in Australian manufacturing and advanced materials.
Raytheon Australia welcomes the announcement that HMAS Hobart and future destroyer Brisbane have successfully demonstrated the Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC) system,which is the first use of this technology by a nation other than the United States.
Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, will travel to Washington DC from 12-13 April 2018 to attend and deliver the keynote address to the US-Australian Dialogue on Defence Industries.
Quickstep Holdings (ASX: QHL), Australia’s leading independent manufacturer of advanced carbon fibre composites, today announced that it has signed a Manufacturing Partnership Agreement with ATR Group BAE Systems Australia today welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Marise Payne and the Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne that the Company has been selected to upgrade Australia’s long-range high frequency radar network.
Australia’s skies are to become even safer with a reduction in travel times and delays for travelers following the implementation of the world’s most advanced air traffic management system technology.
The Turnbull Government will invest around 0 million at RAAF Base Edinburgh to support Australia’s cutting edge new MQ-4C Triton remotely piloted aircraft, with South Australian businesses in the box seat to help these infrastructure projects.
Australian metal additive manufacturing company, Titomic Limited (ASX: TTT) (“Titomic” or “the Company”) today announces it has signed its first Material Science Testing (“MST”) agreement with Fincantieri Australia PTY LTD (“Fincantieri”), Australian defence industry innovation potential was in focus today as Kord Defence, a Canberra-based defence company, today announced it has signed a contract worth almost half a million Australian dollars with the US Marine Corps for the testing and evaluation of a Wireless Control System.
Cubic Corporation (NYSE: CUB) today announced its Cubic Global Defense (CGD) business division and 4C Strategies have formed a new strategic partnership to cooperate globally in the development and delivery of next-generation training and readiness capabilities to shared customers.