Joint media release – NEW FUTURE BEGINS AS MARYBOROUGH’S RHEINMETALL NIOA FACTORY OFFICIALLY OPENS

THE HON PETER DUTTON MP  MINISTER FOR DEFENCE THE HON LLEW O’BRIEN MP MEMBER FOR WIDE BAY A new chapter has begun in Maryborough’s industrial manufacturing history with Minister for Defence, Peter Dutton, officially opening the new Rheinmetall NIOA Munitions projectile forging plant today. Rheinmetall NIOA Munitions world-class manufacturing plant demonstrates the Coalition Government’s commitment to working…

JOINT MEDIA RELEASE – MORRISON GOVERNMENT PARTNERS WITH QUEENSLAND BASED COMPANY TO LAUNCH SOVEREIGN SURVEILLANCE SATELLITES

THE HON PETER DUTTON MP Minister for Defence Member for Dickson THE HON STUART ROBERT MP Minister for Employment, Workforce, Skills, Small and Family Business Member for Fadden   Queensland-based company, Gilmour Space Technologies has been selected to develop and launch a new sovereign surveillance satellite as part of the Morrison Government’s $7billion investment in…

MEDIA RELEASE – MINISTER FOR DEFENCE AUTONOMOUS UNDERSEA WARFARE CAPABILITY FOR AUSTRALIA’S NAVY

The Morrison Government is pursuing a new autonomous robotic undersea warfare capability for the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) to complement its submarine and surface fleet. Defence and Anduril Australia will co-fund a program to design, develop and manufacture Extra Large Autonomous Undersea Vehicles (XLAUV) in Australia for capability assessment and prototyping. XLAUVs are cutting-edge uncrewed…