Defence Projects

BAE Systems wins $270m contract to add Anti-Ship Missile Defence capability to seven frigates

BAE Systems Australia has been awarded a $270m contract to upgrade Australia’s seven remaining ANZAC class frigates.

SA government pursuing $23bn worth of Defence contracts to create Edinburgh Defence Hub

The SA government is chasing $23 billion worth of military contracts to develop Edinburgh as a Defence manufacturing hub.

Defence contracts in South and Western Australia worth $130m awarded to Transfield Services

Transfield Services has won two major defence contracts in southern and western Australia.

Austal confirms $330m contract for design, construction and support of eight new vessels

Austal has confirmed the award of a contract for the design, construction and through-lifesupport of eight new vessels for the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service.

Submarine and shipbuilding company seeks 200 production positions for air warfare destroyers

ASC recruits 100 workers in 100 days An Australian submarine and shipbuilding company is seeking 200 production positions in the next 12 months for construction of the Hobart Class air warfare destroyers (AWDs).

Contractor and property developer to deliver 979 units at military bases in Qld, Vic and ACT

A major contracting and property development business will build deliver 979 units at various military bases in Queensland, Victoria and the ACT worth about $247 million.

Approvals over next 12 to 18 months for Defence Capability Plan projects worth over $6 billion

The Defence Department has announced First and Second Pass approvals over the next 12 to 18 months of Defence Capability Plan projects worth over $6 billion.

Marand Precision Engineering awarded $800m contract for Joint Strike Fighter program

Victorian company Marand has won an major international contract worth $800m with BAE Systems (UK) and Lockheed Martin for the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) program.

First Pass Approval for three major Defence capability projects worth between $500m and $1bn

The Federal Government has given First Pass Approval for three major Defence capability projects.

Transfield Services awarded $35m blast and paint contract for Air Warfare Destroyers project

The contract to blast and paint Australia’s three new Air Warfare Destroyers had been awarded to Transfield Services (Australia) Pty Ltd.