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A new Naval Architecture program has been created at the University of New South Wales (UNSW) Canberra.

NUSHIP Supply, the lead ship for the RAN's new Supply class Auxiliary Oiler Replenishment ships, successfully completed its Sea Acceptance Trials in Ferrol, Spain last week.

Sikorsky Australia has been selected by the US Navy to deliver sustainment support for the RAN’s new fleet of maritime combat helicopters.

The government has announced that it will acquire an Australian made 12.5 metre regional support craft to boost border protection in Far North Queensland.

ASC Shipbuilding has signed a contract with SA company MG Engineering to build four modules that represent ship blocks in the Hunter class frigate.

Defence will invest around $11 million to acquire an advanced anti submarine warfare capability.

ADM can confirm that NUSHIP Supply has commenced sea trials off the coast of Ferrol, Spain where she was built.

Upgrades to the Spherion B sonar processing systems in the Anzac class frigates under Sea 1408 Phase 2 are almost complete.

Naval Group Australia has awarded a contract worth almost $1 million to Australian-based data centre operator YourDC.

BAE Systems Australia has secured an additional two year, $30 million contract extension for ongoing sustainment of the Collins Class periscopes.

The first keel of six new Cape Class Patrol Boats has been laid.

The baseline design drawings for Phase 2 (Forward Projector) of the Advanced Stabilised Glide Slope Indicator project on the Canberra class LHDs have been delivered by a team of Navantia Australia engineers.

The research will drive the development of digital manufacturing (Industry 4.0), improve shipyard planning and add unique data analytics and problem-solving capacity to the Hunter program.

Naval Ship Management Australia has extended its partnership with Sydney City Marine for the LHD's Landing Crafts.

Naval Group and ASC have partnered to launch their inaugural graduate program, aimed at identifying and training the aspiring engineering professionals of tomorrow.

Defence has provided an update on Project Sea 129 Phase 5, which intends to acquire a new ISR and targeting capability for RAN ships through a maritime unmanned aerial system.