SYPAQ Systems officially opened its Defence Autonomy Centre of Excellence (DACE) in Fishermans Bend today in a ceremony attended by Victorian Minister for Industry Support and Recovery and Minister for Business Precincts Martin Pakula.

Serco Australia and SAGE Group have signed an MoU to develop outcomes which aim to build, support and deliver integrated maritime solutions for the Australian Government.

The event was held at Hanwha Defense’s Factory 1 in South Korea as part of efforts to strengthen cooperation with Australian suppliers.

Elbit Systems of Australia (ELSA) has completed an extensive IT and security overhaul as part of a transformation to become a 'fully fledged' Australian sovereign subsidiary.

Saab Australia has announced a $55m investment to expand its national facility near Adelaide. Additionally, the company has been awarded $22.6m funding from the latest round of the Australian Government’s Modern Manufacturing Initiative.

Anduril has established an independent entity, Anduril Australia, and has appointed David Goodrich as Executive Chairman and CEO of Anduril Australia, headquartered in Sydney.

XTEK has announced the appointments of Mark Stevens and Ben Harrison to the XTEK Board of Directors.

Shoal Group announced yesterday that defence and energy professional Paul Greenhalf has joined the growing team based in Adelaide to lead Shoal’s operations in Australia and New Zealand.

South Korea’s Hanwha Group is in discussions to set up a bilateral business channel with the Victorian government to address potential business cooperation and investment opportunities in Australia.

DISP membership will enable Innovaero to work on information and assets managed by the Australian Defence Force, as well as Australian intelligence and law enforcement agencies.

Systematic opened its Asia Pacific headquarters in Canberra yesterday in what the company says is a commitment to interoperability between Australia and its allies.

Babcock has announced that it is acquiring the remaining 50 per cent interest in its Australian Naval Ship Management joint venture from long-term partner UGL.

Macquarie Government, part of Macquarie Telecom Group, today announced the appointment of Defence ICT industry leader and former CEO of Fujitsu A/NZ, Mike Foster, as Director of Strategic Growth.

ADROITA and BecTech, both female owned and led engineering consultancies serving the defence sector, yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding that will deepen defence cooperation between Australia and the USA in light of the recent AUKUS pact.

Adelaide-based welding manufacturer K-TIG will build an R&D facility within BAE Systems Australia’s Factory of the Future where it will demonstrate and further evolve the application of its robotic welding capabilities.

archTIS Limited has announced the appointment of Nick Main as the new Chief Security Officer to support the company's security strategy and practices across its people, products and infrastructure.