11 Feb 2015
The winners of the ADM Defence and industry team awards announced at the ADM 2015 Congress in Canberra on February 10 were....
With 5,000 companies and 400,000 jobs in the defence sector (165,000 of which directly involve armaments), French manufacturing accounts for over a quarter of European capacity.
Unique among Australian states, South Australia has an Industry Participation Advocate whose office works to ensure local businesses leverage maximum opportunities from the $3.8 billion of contracts let annually by the State Government.
On Friday February 6, submissions closed for the Australian Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee inquiry in to “The potential use by the Australian Defence Force of unmanned air, maritime and land platforms”.
Around 250 delegates from across Defence and industry attended the 2015 annual ADM Congress on February 10.
The requirements for Australia’s Future Submarine have been established, but there’s no existing platform that meets them, according to the head of the Sea 1000 program.
The full version of Defence Week Premium no.335 of 12 February 2015 can be downloaded here as a PDF. A separate PDF of the latest Defence tenders can also be downloaded here.
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