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The Defence State shines at Avalon

The South Australia – The Defence State stand was bustling with activity at the Avalon 2023 tradeshow, with the state’s largest-ever contingent of defence and space companies on display at the record-breaking event. Hosted by Defence SA, more than 50 organisations participated on this year’s South Australian stand, showcasing defence capabilities across information warfare, aerospace and advanced manufacturing. The state’s space sector was also represented, demonstrating industry’s satellite manufacturing, launch and space surveillance capabilities. Industry was joined by the state’s three universities and the Defence Innovation Partnership – the South Australian Government’s catalyst for defence-relevant research – which provided a ...

20 March 2023
The Defence State shines at Avalon2023-03-21T13:52:59+10:30

Graduation success for Defence Industry Scholarship Program students

An impressive cohort of 36 South Australian university students have taken the next step in their defence industry careers, graduating from the highly regarded Defence Industry Scholarship Program. The South Australian Government-funded scholarship program, administered by AiGroup, provides eligible university students with grants of up to $10,000 to undertake work placements at a local defence company. The graduation ceremony held at Edinburgh-based manufacturer, AML3D, recognised students who have completed their defence industry placement across a range of roles, gaining in-demand skills, knowledge and experience through work-based learning opportunities. Having supported students as a participating host company, AML3D Chief Executive Ryan ...

15 March 2023
Graduation success for Defence Industry Scholarship Program students2023-03-15T13:46:59+10:30

DEWC Services supporting E-7A Wedgetail mid-life upgrade

South Australian Electronic Warfare (EW) specialist, DEWC Services, is helping advance the nation’s airborne early warning and control aircraft, the E-7A Wedgetail. The company is supporting the mid-life upgrade project that will provide cutting-edge air battle management capabilities to support the fifth-generation battlespace. With a strong track record of solving complex EW related problems for the Australian Defence Force, DEWC Services is leveraging its expertise to support a major upgrade of the signals intelligence, survivability and mission data capabilities of the Wedgetail as part of Wedgetail Project AIR5077 Phase 6. This will include providing technical expertise on enhancements to mission ...

9 March 2023
DEWC Services supporting E-7A Wedgetail mid-life upgrade2023-03-09T15:56:00+10:30

Aerobond and Secure State join forces to unlock US defence opportunities

Adelaide-based aerospace manufacturer, Aerobond Pty Ltd, has partnered with local cybersecurity firm Secure State to help access lucrative Defence opportunities with the US. Aerobond offer CASA-approved production and maintenance capability and specialist component services to military, civil operators and OEMs. As the company pursues growth in Defence – including with US primes – it has recognised the need to join the Defence Industry Security Program (DISP) and gain Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC). Secure State is the only internationally Registered Provider Organisation able to offer consulting and implementation services for Australian businesses that require CMMC – a program designed to ...

1 March 2023