Government to retain a split ASC

ASC will be split into three separate entities. Credit: ASC

The Federal Government will retain ownership of submarine and ship builder and sustainer ASC with its full separation into three disparate entities to be completed in 2017.

Army Innovation Day lives up to its name

Praesidium Global’s Assisted Casualty Extraction vehicle, or ACE, was on show at the event. Credit: ADM (Katherine Ziesing)

The Army’s third Innovation Day showcased offerings from 25 companies across the theme of manned/unmanned teaming (MUM-T).

Thales joins AMGC's drive to boost manufacturing

Thales Australia CEO Chris Jenkins (L) talks with AMGC MD Dr Jens Goennemann at Thales’ Rydalmere facility in Sydney. Credit: ADM (Patrick Durrant)

Thales Australia has joined the Advanced Manufacturing Growth Centre [AMGC] as the first industry member after an agreement was signed late last week.

KAKADU ups the ante

Exercise Director KAKADU 2016, Captain Nick Woodley, on the wharf at HMAS Coonawarra, Darwin. Credit: Defence

The success of Kakadu 2016 means the next iteration of the biennial exercise is likely to be more complex and slightly longer. Premium

Singapore signs Defence MoU on training

Australia's Federation Guard forms a Royal Guard to welcome the Prime Minister of Singapore, Lee Hsien Loong, on his visit to the Australian Parliament House in 2012. Credit: Defence

Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will today sign the first tranche of initiatives under the Comprehensive Strategic Partnership Premium

Aspen Medical takes stake in Ironside Recruitment

(L-R): Aspen Medical's Bruce Armstrong with Glen Ferrarotto and Rowena Ferrarotto from Ironside Recruiting. Credit: Aspen Medical

Aspen Medical has acquired a majority shareholding in Ironside Recruitment which specialises in transition of ex-Defence members to work in other sectors Premium

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