Infrastructure: Base Services Contracts - one year in

Aerial view of RAAF Base Williamtown, runway and taxiways. Credit: Defence

It is now 12 months since the revolutionary Base Services contracts were signed with industry and it can be argued that there is now sufficient water under the bridge to judge how successful (or otherwise) they have been.


ADF life in the NT

For a member of the ADF, news of a posting to NT is often met with trepidation, but while some see it as a challenge others are excited by the prospect of a lifestyle often unavailable in the temperate south of the country.

Supporting Defence – the third annual DSS Summit

More than 200 delegates from across Defence and Industry gathered at Canberra’s Hotel Realm on September 10 for the third annual ADM Defence Support Services Summit.

Infrastructure: Testing times for Woomera – JP3024 | ADM September 2013

The Woomera Test Range is set to commence a much-needed update in the second half of the decade, as the wide-ranging JP3024 Phase 1 gains traction. Premium

Infrastructure: Public Works Committee – how it actually works | ADM September 2013

All capital works programs which cost more than $2 million dollars have to be reported to the Public Works Committee and if they are more than $15 million in scope then they must be referred to the committee. But just what is the Public Works Committee and how does it work? Premium

Defence Business: Base services re-tender RFI released | ADM May 2012

Defence introduced its Base Services Retendering Request for Information (RFI) to industry at a well-attended briefing session in Melbourne on April 2nd. Premium

Defence Support Group: Base Services Re-tendering RFI

Garden Island.

The Request For Information seeking industry feedback, comments and suggestions on the intentions for the future provision of Base Services activities is set to close on 27 April 2012.

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Sea 1000 CEP responses in the box

HMAS Rankin returns home to Fleet Base West after a 6 month deployment overseas. Credit: Defence

Today is November 30, 2015 and that means that all the responses to the Commonwealth’s Competitive Evaluation Process (CEP) are due in.