14 Feb 2014
In my September editorial, I challenged ADM readers to come up with what they would do if they were elected Minister for Defence at the recent election.
11 Feb 2014
Defence Minister Senator David Johnston has promised to deliver a new Defence White Paper within 18 months of the Coalition government gaining office, a move welcomed by industry. But what does the new government intend to do with industry policy?
18 Dec 2013
Over 180 delegates from across Defence and industry gathered in Canberra on September 19th for the 2nd annual ADM Defence Support Services Summit.
For the first time in nine years, Simulation Australia hosted both SimTect and SimHealth as a joint event. This was most evident in the trade hall where more than half of the exhibitors were from the health domain.
21 Oct 2013
The Global Supply Chain (GSC) program from the DMO has come ahead in leaps and bounds with the majority of international Primes now taking part. Since the inception of the program in 2009, the program has seen $556 million worth of business completed.
30 Jul 2013
Since the Domestic Munitions Manufacturing Arrangements (DMMA) was last covered in depth in ADM in October last year, a few developments have occurred. The field of six has narrowed to four, the first RFP was answered at the end of March and remaining contenders are now hoping for a down select before the government goes into caretaker mode in August.
17 May 2013
A record number of eight Defence Capability and Technology Demonstrator (CTD) projects have just been approved. This is very welcome news for industry following last year’s cancellation of CTD Round 16.
15 Feb 2013
As this edition of ADM came together, the government released a flurry of announcements in very short order on pretty much everything it seems. From an update to the Projects of Concern list to the possibility of more Super Hornets and a response to the second part of the Coles Review into submarine sustainment. But wait, there’s more!
Managing the Defence estate is not an easy undertaking, particularly when the landholding is arguably the largest and most complex in the country.
11 Feb 2013
Since the US export reform initiative was announced by President Obama in 2009, the US has been moving quickly to ‘build a higher fence around a smaller yard’ and institute reforms that will make it easier for its allies, including Australia, to access US military technology.
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