6 Oct 2015The Australian Army will purchase over 1000 vehicles and trailers to be manufactured at the Thales production line in Bendigo.
24 Sep 2015The CSIRO has developed a new machining technology to improve the production rates of Australian companies working on the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) project.
23 Sep 2015Deakin University’s Centre for Intelligent Systems Research (CISR) has announced a collaboration with US-based systems integration company General Dynamics Information Technology.
23 Sep 2015The project will support the introduction of 12 new EA-18G Growler aircraft and support systems for the Australian Defence Force.
22 Sep 2015The Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed new landing gear for helicopters that allows them to land on uneven ground.
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Membership is open to serving and retired members of the Australian Defence Force and allied services, as well as those with an interest from government, industry, commerce and academic institutions. Society members do not have to be members of Engineers Australia.
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14 Oct 2015Speaker: Prof. Andrew Blakers, Professor of Engineering and Director of the Centre for Sustainable Energy Systems at the Australian National University
2 Nov 2015Innovation at the waterfront – The story of how the FFG Enterprise restored Navy’s confidence by delivering materially seaworthy FFG Guided Missile Frigates on time, every time. Presentation by Captain Greg Laxton, Director of the FFG System Program Office and Chairman of the FFG Enterprise...