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One of the nation’s first Advanced Welder Training Centres (AWTC) will open in SA in a bid to ensure local welders are ready to meet the demand that will be created by the naval shipbuilding program.

The US Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) has chosen AECOM to construct an aircraft parking apron and supporting facilities at RAAF Base Darwin under the US Force Posture Initiative (FPI).

ADM recently spoke with Terry Gold, managing director of start-up accelerator Techstars Adelaide, and Dotterel COO Shaun Edlin about how the start-up scene is trying to spread into the Defence space.

Australian businesses and organisations will be given the opportunity to have their say about the workforce challenges and skills-related barriers affecting their contribution to the modernisation of ADF capabilities.

The redevelopment of the Osborne South Naval Shipyard in Adelaide is in full swing, seven months after Australian Naval Infrastructure (ANI) engaged Lendlease as managing contractor.

Dassault Systèmes and the University of Adelaide have further strengthened their strategic partnership, with the announcement that Dassault Systèmes will establish its South Australian regional centre on campus at the university.

Three Australian businesses have been awarded contracts through the Defence Innovation Hub to further develop innovative technologies.

CAE has officially opened their new Canberra office, which will become the company's business development and strategy hub for Australia and the Asia-Pacific.

Navantia Australia has formally opened its Naval Design and Engineering Centre in Melbourne’s Docklands precinct.

BenchOn, a B2B talent mobility platform founded in Queensland by military veteran and former defence industry executive Tim Walmsley, has raised $650,000 in seed capital

Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne has opened the new Australian Defence Export Office in Canberra.

Honeypot has released a study revealing the gender gap in managerial roles, with women accounting for less than 50 per cent of senior positions in every nation surveyed.

Tasmania's Jeremy Rockcliff, State Minister for Advanced Manufacturing and Defence Industries, has undertaken a trade mission to the United States to seek opportunities for the island's defence industry.

Nowra defence supplier Air Affairs Australia officially opened its new headquarters today after it almost quadrupled its workforce over the past two years.

General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) has opened its new office in Canberra, with an eye to future business in a number of Australian defence acquisition programs including Air 6500.