22 Apr 2015
It was the handwritten note that finally brought it all home.
While the debate about the future of Australia’s shipbuilding industry goes on, the major players are in the midst of a bid for the potential $2 billion opportunity that is already on the table.
Babcock International Group has renewed a $NZ300 million agreement with the Government of NZ which will see the company deliver through life engineering support services across the NZ naval fleet for the next seven years.
A University of South Australia research project using advanced 3D body scanning could help the Royal Australian Navy optimise working environments on ships and better design uniforms and specialist clothing.
A University of Sydney researcher has designed and successfully tested a method for autonomously docking drones for refuelling or recharging, in mid-air.
The full version of Defence Week Premium no.345 of 23 April 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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