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.
07 Jan 2013
Seldom do the words ‘extremely’ and ‘challenging’ find themselves partnered in an official document, but arguably the authors of the 2012 Annual Report of the New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) had little choice.
The annual ADM’s Workforce Participation Summit, the seventh in the series, began with some dire words from Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare. But there were positives as well!
12 Nov 2012
Engine manufacturer Rolls-Royce says it is seeking closer ties with the Australian Defence Force, building on experience gained in its’ UK and US markets.
23 Oct 2012
For 483 Australian defence small and medium-sized enterprises (SME), one government program has been helping them to become more sustainable, innovative and globally competitive.
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