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Australian company to illuminate Hunter class frigates

Australian business REDARC Defence & Space has been awarded a $23 million contract to supply 12,600 LED lights for the first batch of three Hunter class warships. The contract is the culmination of a five-year collaboration between REDARC and UK company MARL International which will see Lonsdale-based REDARC lead the manufacture and delivery of lighting and related parts for the Royal Australian Navy’s anti-submarine warfare frigates. BAE Systems Australia is working closely with the Commonwealth to build Australian industrial capability by contracting small and medium Australian businesses that are collaborating with the supply chain for the Type 26 frigates, under ...

Australian company to illuminate Hunter class frigates2022-11-18T14:32:55+10:30

CGI touches down at Defence & Space Landing Pad

Deputy Premier Minister for Defence and Space Industries Global IT and business consulting services firm CGI has established its new Space, Defence and Intelligence Hub at Lot Fourteen’s Defence and Space Landing Pad. The Landing Pad is a one-stop-shop that supports the relocation and set-up of international companies in South Australia. CGI provides end-to-end IT-related services and advises, builds, implements and operates bespoke technically complex, mission-critical information systems. With 88,500 consultants and professionals worldwide, CGI selected South Australia for its Space, Defence and Intelligence Australian base in 2021, to tap into the artificial intelligence, machine learning and big data capabilities ...

CGI touches down at Defence & Space Landing Pad2022-11-02T17:26:50+10:30

New Adelaide office for defence giant Lockheed Martin

Susan Close MP Deputy Premier Minister for Defence and Space Industries   Aerospace and defence manufacturer Lockheed Martin Australia will today open its new Adelaide office which will house more than 90 staff and be home to a dedicated STELaRLab. STELaRLab, first opened in 2016 in Melbourne, is the first world-class multi-disciplinary research facility to be established by Lockheed Martin outside the US. The Adelaide office will enable STELaRLab scientists and engineers to drive innovation across several fields including artificial intelligence, autonomy, hypersonics, image and signal processing, tracking and sensor fusion, operations analysis and complex optimisation. The Adelaide office is ...

New Adelaide office for defence giant Lockheed Martin2022-11-02T17:27:53+10:30

SA defence innovation on show at Land Forces

A record contingent of local companies will showcase South Australia’s defence capabilities at Australia’s premier land defence expo, Land Forces, held in Brisbane from 4-6 October 2022.

SA defence innovation on show at Land Forces2022-09-30T14:02:01+09:30