Australian Industry Capability Plans

Public Australian Industry Capability (AIC) Plans set out the forward opportunities that Defence contractors plan to provide for industry involvement in Defence capability projects and sustainment activities.

The publication of AIC Plans is in accordance with the AIC Program and is consistent with the broader Australian Industry Participation initiative.

Plans can be accessed below and are accurate as at the date of publication.

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Aerospace

Project Company Description
Propulsion Systems Maintenance Support Contract Public Plan Standard Aero Limited Standard Aero Limited has been contracted by Defence to provide the propulsion system maintenance support solution to the C-27J, C-130J and AP-3C aircraft.
Lead In Fighter Training System (Lifts) Capability Development Environment (CDE) Contract Australian Industry Capability Public Plan Company Name: BAE Systems Australia Limited 
Location: Williamtown Drive, Williamtown NSW 2318 
Website Address: www.baesystems.com/australia
BAE Systems Australia has been contracted to support the regional Aerospace capability to deliver Hawk MK127 training upgrades and other Air Combat capabilities by establishing LIFTS CDE as part of the AIR5438 Phase 2 program
Lead In Fighter (Lif) In Service Support (Iss) Phase 4 (Ph4) Contract Australian Industry
Capability Public Plan
Company Name: BAE Systems Australia Limited 
Location: Williamtown Drive, Williamtown NSW 2318 
Website Address: www.baesystems.com/australia
BAE Systems Australia has been contracted for the provision of Services associated with supporting and sustaining the fleet of Hawk Mk127 Lead in Fighter Aircraft
Lead In Fighter (Lif) Engine Replacement Contract Australian Industry
Capability Public Plan
 
Company Name: BAE Systems Australia Limited 
Location: Williamtown Drive, Williamtown NSW 2318 
Website Address: www.baesystems.com/australia
BAE Systems Australia has been contracted to procure, certify and embody 33 Adour 951 engines to the fleet of Hawk Mk127 LIF Aircraft
Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS) Boeing Defence Australia Ltd. Boeing Defence Australia (BDA) is the prime contractor to the Commonwealth of Australia (Commonwealth) under the Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS) Program and is responsible to the Navy and Army for the delivery of ab initio rotary wing Pilot, Aviation Warfare Officer (AvWO), Aircrewman (ACMN), Remote Piloting Warfare Officer (RPWO), Mission Sensor Employment Course (MSEC) and instructor training courses to sustain the operational capability, meeting future rotary wing training needs of the ADF.
AIR 9000 Phase 7 (Support) Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS) 
14 October 2014
Boeing Defence Australia Ltd. Boeing Defence Australia (BDA) is the prime contractor to the Commonwealth of Australia (Commonwealth) under the Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS) Program and is responsible to the Navy and Army for the delivery of ab initio rotary wing Pilot, Aviation Warfare Officer (AvWO), Aircrewman (ACMN), Remote Piloting Warfare Officer (RPWO), Mission Sensor Employment Course (MSEC) and instructor training courses to sustain the operational capability, meeting future rotary wing training needs of the ADF.
AIR6500 Tranche 1 project
21 March 2023
CEA Technologies Pty Ltd To support the AIR6500 Tranche 1 Ground-Based Sensor Remediation Project, CEA Technologies will build four mobile radar systems. These radars will be supplied to the Commonwealth under the Head Agreement, for use by the Royal Australian Air Force.
C-17A Australian Sustainment Services Contract (ASSC).
3 November 2022
Boeing Defence Australia Ltd Boeing Defence Australia has been contracted to provide sustainment services in support of the C-17A. Scope of services include: Integration support, Engineering support, Maintenance support and Supply support.
AIR 9000 Phase 7 (Support) Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS)
14 April 2022
Boeing Defence Australia Ltd Boeing Defence Australia (BDA) is the prime contractor to the Commonwealth of Australia (Commonwealth) under the Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS) Program and is responsible to the Navy and Army for the delivery of ab initio rotary wing Pilot, Aviation Warfare Officer (AvWO), Aircrewman (ACMN), Remote Piloting Warfare Officer (RPWO), Mission Sensor Employment Course (MSEC) and instructor training courses to sustain the operational capability, meeting future rotary wing training needs of the ADF
AIR 5349 Phase 3 Stage 3 Advanced Mobile Threat Training Emitter System Project Public Plan
3 August 2017
CEA Technologies Pty Ltd To provide six Active Electronically-Scanned Array (AESA) systems to the AIR 5349 project to enhance electronic warfare training outcomes for the Australian Defence Force. Duration is 4-5 years.
AIR 2025 Phase 6 (Acquisition) Jindalee Operational Radar Network (JORN) Public Plan
25 June 2018
BAE Systems Australia Ltd The contract is seeking capabilities that will allow further innovation and contesting of more work packages to be contracted to small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The acquisition scope of work will include upgrade of the following missions systems: surveillance systems, operations centre, sounder and transponder systems, shared services, ICT infrastructure.
AIR 2025 Phase 6 (Support) Jindalee Operational Radar Network (JORN) Public Plan
25 June 2018
BAE Systems Australia Ltd The contract is seeking capabilities that will allow further innovation and contesting of more work packages to be contracted to small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The support scope of work will include upgrade of the following missions systems: maintenance support system, training facility, operations support system, engineering support system, operational facilities.
AIR C-27J Through-Life Support Contract Public Plan 
14 November 2017
Northrop Grumman Australia Pty Ltd Northrop Grumman Australia as prime contractor and Leonardo S.p.a as the approved subcontractor and aircraft original equipment manufacturer have been selected to deliver the C-27J Through-Life Support contract.
C130-J Through-Life Support Contract
Public Plan 
18 July 2017
Airbus Group Australia Pacific Ltd Airbus Group is contracted as the prime contractor responsible for providing and managing through-life support products and services for the Royal Australian Air Force C-130J Hercules aircraft.
LAIRCM Australian Support and Repair Program 
19 October 2019
Northrop Grumman International Trading Inc The provision of in-country sustainment support and repair services for the AN/AAQ-24(V) Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (LAIRCM) system to the Australian Defence Force.
AIR 3024 Phase 1 Woomera Test Range Remediation (Acquisition) Public Plan
25 September 2018
Raytheon Australia Pty Ltd Raytheon Australia has been contracted by Defence to replace the aerospace test, evaluation, research and engineering equipment at the Woomera Test Range.
AIR 3024 Phase 1 Woomera Test Range Remediation (Support) Public Plan
15 April 2016
Raytheon Australia Pty Ltd Raytheon Australia has been contracted by Defence to deliver support services to the Woomera Test Range.
AIR 5077 Phase 5A E-7A Wedgetail Interoperability Compliance Upgrades – Stage 1 Public Plan 
18 May 2016
Boeing Defence Australia Ltd Boeing Defence Australia has been contracted by Defence to deliver interoperability compliance upgrades to the E-7A Wedgetail aircraft.
AIR 5077 Phase 5A E-7A Wedgetail Mandatory Interoperability Upgrades – Stage 1 Public Plan 
28 July 2015
Boeing Defence Australia Ltd Boeing Defence Australia has been contracted by Defence to deliver mandatory interoperability upgrades to the E-7A Wedgetail aircraft.
AIR 5428 Pilot Training System (Acquisition) Public Plan 
12 September 2016
Lockheed Martin Australia Pty Ltd Lockheed Martin Australia has been contracted by Defence to deliver a pilot training system to the Australian Defence Force. This system consists of Pilatus PC-21 aircraft, aircraft simulators, electronic classrooms, training aids, data management system and complete maintenance management of the aircraft and other hardware.
AIR 5428 Pilot Training System (Services) Public Plan 
12 September 2016
Lockheed Martin Australia Pty Ltd Lockheed Martin Australia has been contracted by Defence to deliver sustainment services for the Australian Defence Force pilot training system.
AIR 5431 Phase 1 Deployable Defence Air Traffic Management and Control System Public Plan 
4 November 2014
Indra Australia Pty Ltd Indra Australia has been contracted to supply and support mission systems for the delivery of deployable air traffic control and management systems.
AIR 5431 Phase 2 Fixed Defence Air Traffic Control Surveillance Sensors (Acquisition) Public Plan 
4 June 2015
Airbus Defence and Space GmBH Airbus Defence and Space have been contracted by Defence to supply and support fixed Defence air traffic control surveillance sensors.
AIR 5431 Phase 2 Fixed Defence Air Traffic Control Surveillance Sensors (Support) Public Plan 
4 June 2015
Airbus Defence and Space GmBH Airbus Defence and Space has been contracted by Defence to supply and support fixed Defence air traffic control surveillance sensors.
Aircraft Structural Integrity and Engine Structural Integrity Engineering Services Public Plan 
12 September 2016
Qinetic Pty Ltd Qinetic Australia has been contracted by Defence to support the assurance of aircraft structural integrity and engine structural integrity engineering services.
Propulsion Systems Maintenance Support Contract Public Plan 
28 April 2016
StandardAero Australia Pty Ltd StandardAero has been contracted by Defence to provide the propulsion system maintenance support solution to the AP-3C, C-27J and C-130J aircraft.
RAAF F/A-18A/B Classic Hornet Mission System Public Plan 
29 July 2017
Boeing Defence Australia Ltd Boeing has been contracted to deliver through-life support sustainment services for the RAAF’s F/A-18A/B Classic Hornet mission system, including weapon system integrator services, engineering services, logistics support services, maintenance services and quality management services.
Super Hornet F /A-18F & Growler E/A-18G – Air Combat Electronic Attack Sustainment Contract  Boeing Defence Australia Limited Boeing Defence Australia provides a range of support services for the F/A-18F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler fleets, including engineering, logistics, maintenance, project management and stewardship services. 
AIR 9000 Phase 7 (Support) Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS)
18 February 2021
Boeing Defence Australia Ltd. Boeing Defence Australia (BDA) is the prime contractor to the Commonwealth of Australia (Commonwealth) under the Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS) Program and is responsible to the Navy and Army for the delivery of ab initio rotary wing Pilot, Aviation Warfare Officer (AvWO), Aircrewman (ACMN), Remote Piloting (RP), Mission Sensor Employment Course (MSEC) and instructor training courses to sustain the operational capability, meeting future rotary wing training needs of the ADF.
AIR6500 Phase 1 - Competitive Evaluation Process (CEP) Stage 2 Lockheed Martin Australia Pty Ltd (LMA) Lockheed Martin Australia was selected to continue to the final stage of the competitive evaluation process for the Australian Defence Force’s new Joint Air Battle Management System. This Public Plan outlines the scope of work to be conducted during Stage 2 of the AIR6500 Phase 1 Competitive Evaluation Process (CEP Stage 2). The competitive evaluation process will select an Australian company to lead the delivery of the Joint Air Battle Management System and provide the core architecture of Defence’s future Integrated Air and Missile Defence capability.
AIR6500 Phase 1 - Competitive Evaluation Process (CEP) Stage 2 Northrop Grumman Australia Pty Ltd (NGA) Northrop Grumman Australia was selected to continue to the final stage of the competitive evaluation process for the Australian Defence Force’s new Joint Air Battle Management System. This Public Plan outlines the scope of work to be conducted during Stage 2 of the AIR6500 Phase 1 Competitive Evaluation Process (CEP Stage 2). The competitive evaluation process will select an Australian company to lead the delivery of the Joint Air Battle Management System and provide the core architecture of Defence’s future Integrated Air and Missile Defence capability.
F-35A Air Vehicle Support Services (AVSS) Contract BAE Systems Australia Limited BAE Systems Australia has been contracted to provide Support Service Management, Operational Plus (O+) Maintenance, General Use Consumables (GUC) and Retail Warehouse and Logistics Support to support the F-35A Air Vehicle.
C-17A Australian Sustainment Services Contract (ASSC) Boeing Defence Australia Ltd Boeing Defence Australia has been contracted to provide sustainment services in support of the C-17A. Scope of services include: Integration support, Engineering support, Maintenance support and Supply support.
LAND 129 Phase 3 Tactical Unmanned Aerial Systems Insitu Pacific Pty Ltd Defence has selected Insitu Pacific to deliver Army’s Tactical Unmanned Aerial System through project LAND 129 Phase 3. Insitu Pacific will supply the ‘Integrator’ platform, associated ground systems and integration services.

Land

Project Company Description
Heavy Armour Systems Capability TAE Aerospace Pty Ltd TAE Aerospace (TAE) is Honeywell’s established Channel Partner in Australia for the AGT-1500 gas turbine engines found in Army’s M1 Abrams Main Battle Tank fleet. TAE have been contracted by the Commonwealth to deliver sovereign support and for the existing engine fleet, while also upgrading 38 spare engines to the new -18 Tiger configuration, required for use in the new M1 Heavy Armour fleet being acquired by the L907-2 and L8160-1 Heavy Armour Projects through Foreign Military Sales.
Integrated Land Target Systems (ILTS) Program Australian Target Systems PTY LTD (ATS) Australian Target Systems has been contracted to provide acquisition and sustainment services for target systems, including support for the range operators to enable Army and international allies to achieve their capability outcomes. 
LAND DOMAIN RDS PROJECT Universal Motion Simulation (UMS) Pty Ltd Universal Motion Simulation has been contracted to provide Reconfigurable Driver Simulators to support the Combat Reconnaissance Vehicle, M1A2 SEP v3, M1150 Joint Assault Breacher (JAB) and M88A2 Armoured Recovery Vehicle (ARV).
Land 2072 Phase 2B Integrated Battlefield Telecommunications System Boeing Defence Australia Boeing Defence Australia has been contracted to deliver an Integrated Battlefield Telecommunications System to the Australian Defence Force.

Joint Project 8190 Phase 1 - Deployable Bulk Fuel Distribution (DBFD)

- Public AIC Plan - Acquisition
- Public AIC Plan - Support

2 May 2023

World Fuel Services (Australia) Pty Ltd (WFS-A) JNT 8190 Phase 1 (Acquisition) and (Support) is the provision of a Deployable Bulk Fuel Distribution System, and subsequent support services for this capability by the Commonwealth of Australia (CoA). WFS-A is the Contractor delivering the capability to the CoA, supported by its Australian industry partners.
Land 907 Phase 2 M1A2 Immersive Tactical Trainer
18 April 2023
Thomas Global Systems Thomas Global Systems has been contracted to provide the M1A2 Immersive Tactical Trainer Mission and Support System.
Land 8116 Phase 1
Protected Mobile Fires
21 March 2023
Hanwha Defense Australia Land 8116 Phase 1 Tranche 1 will deliver 30 Self-Propelled Howitzers and 15 Armoured Ammunition Resupply Vehicles to provide the Australian Defence Force a Self-Propelled Artillery capability with the mobility, lethality and protection required to support Joint Force operations. The vehicles will predominantly be built and sustained in Hanwha’s Armoured Vehicle Centre of Excellence, located adjacent to Avalon Airport in Greater Geelong, VIC, supported by their local sub-contractors throughout Australia, and overseas industry partners.
LAND8180 Phase 1
Aviation Fire Vehicle
3 February 2023
Rosenbauer Australia Pty Ltd Rosenbauer Australia has been contracted to deliver 19 Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting vehicles to replace the current in-service Aviation Fire Vehicle fleet.
LAND 19 Phase 7B Short Range Ground Based Air Defence
6 December 2022
Raytheon Australia Raytheon Australia is the Prime Systems Integrator for Army’s new Short Range Ground Based Air Defence capability, which will be delivering an enhanced version of the National Advanced Surface to Air Missile System (NASAMS).
LAND 19 Phase 7B Short Range Ground Based Air Defence
6 December 2022
CEA Technologies CEA Technologies are delivering Tactical and Operational Radars, which will be used in Army’s new Short Range Ground Based Air Defence capability.
Counter CBRNE capability
24 May 2022
Leidos Australia Leidos Australia is providing on going sustainment support to meet the ADF requirement for protection of conventional forces against exposure to weaponised CBRN threats and Toxic Industrial Materials.
LAND 400 Phase 2 Remote Weapon Stations 
April 2020
EOS Defence Systems Pty Ltd EOS Defence Systems has been contracted by the Commonwealth of Australia to provide remote weapon stations (including manufacture, integrate, test, deliver and install) to support the Combat Reconnaissance Vehicle (CRV).
LAND 125 Phase 4 Field Equipment 
5 February 2020
Sea to Summit Pty Ltd Sea to Summit has been contracted for the supply and ongoing management of field equipment under a standing offer arrangement.
LAND 400 Phase 2 Support Contract 
9 March 2021
Rheinmetall Defence Australia Pty Ltd Rheinmetall Defence Australia will provide the service and support for the Combat Reconnaissance Vehicles for the Australian Defence Force. The scope of the contracted services includes all activities necessary to manage and deliver the spare parts and services required for the maintenance of the vehicles.
Reconfigurable Driver Simulator 
6 December 2019
Universal Motion Simulator Pty Ltd Universal Motion Simulator will provide its high fidelity and immersive training solution to support Combat Reconnaissance Vehicle driver training.
LAND 3025 Phase 2 Prime Vendor Contract 
6 December 2019
Babcock Pty Ltd Babcock will be the prime vendor managing all aspects of the acquisition and management of commercially-available counter-chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive (C-CBRNE) goods and services on behalf of the Commonwealth.
LAND 400 Phase 2 Combat Reconnaissance Vehicles (CRVs) (Acquisition) Public Plan
Updated 30 December 2020
Rheinmetall Defence Australia Pty Ltd Rheinmetall Defence Australia has entered into an acquisition contract with the Commonwealth of Australia to provide specified armoured Combat Reconnaissance Vehicles (CRVs) for the Australian Defence Forces (ADF). The scope of the contracted services includes all activities necessary to manage, design, develop, construct, integrate, test, deliver, install and commission a minimum of 211 CRVs with supporting infrastructure to the Commonwealth in accordance with the contract.
LAND 17 Phase 1C.1 DTCS Training System Public Plan 
28 September 2017
Rockwell Collins Australia Pty Ltd Rockwell Collins Australia has been contracted for the procurement of and support services to quantify eight Digital Terminal Control Systems (DTCS) training systems at various Australian Defence Force locations.
LAND 53 Phase 1BR – Enhanced Night-Fighting Equipment 
31 May 2017
L-3 Communications Oceania Pty Ltd L-3 Oceania will supply enhanced night-fighting equipment including binocular night vision devices, laser aiming and illumination devices (LAID) and ranging devices (LAIRD).
LAND 121 Phase 3B (Support Contract) Public Plan 
27 September 2017
Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles Australia Pty Ltd Rheinmetall has been contracted by Defence with this Public AIC Plan covering the through-life support services for the assets acquired under LAND 121 Phase 3B.
LAND 121 Phase 3B (Acquisition) Public Plan 
17 April 2020
Haulmark Trailers Australia Haulmark Trailers Australia will supply medium heavy capability trailers under LAND 121 Phase 3B.
LAND 121 Phase 3B and Phase 5B(Acquisition) Public Plan
13 Oct 2022
Rheinmetall Military Vehicles Australia Pty Ltd Rheinmetall will supply missions systems for a medium heavy capability consisting of approximately 3500 vehicles and approximately 3800 modules under LAND 121 Phase 3B and Phase 5B.
LAND 121 Phase 4 Protected Mobility Vehicle – Light Public Plan 
4 October 2016
Thales Australia Thales Australia has been contracted by Defence to provide a Protected Mobility Vehicle – Light (PMV-L) system capability.
LAND 125 Phase 3B Tiered Combat Helmet Public Plan 
17 December 2015
Aquaterro Advanced Product Supplies Aquaterro has been contracted by Defence to provide tiered combat helmets and related support services under a standing offer arrangement.
Standard Combat Uniform and Accessories Public Plan 
23 April 2013
Australian Defence Apparel Pty Ltd Australian Defence Apparel will manufacture standard combat uniforms and accessories.
Strategic Munitions Interim Contract Public Plan 
13 July 2019
Australian Munitions Australian Munitions has been contracted by Defence for the supply of products and services through the operation and maintenance of the Mulwala Propellants and Explosives facility and the Benalla Munitions facility.
Land 2110 Counter CBRNE Public Plan 
12 August 2020
Leidos Australia Leidos Australia has been selected to provide equipment for the protection of ADF conventional forces against exposure to weaponised CBRN threats and Toxic Industrial Materials.
LAND 17 Phase 2 Digital Terminal Control System (DTCS) Capability Assurance Program (Acquisition)
1 July 2021
Rockwell Collins Australia Pty Ltd (Collins Aerospace) Collins Aerospace has been contracted to deliver the next generation Digital Terminal Control System (DTCS NextGen) to support the ADFs Joint Fires capability.
LAND 121 Phase 3B/5B Medium Heavy Capability
14 December 2021
United Rentals Australia Pty Ltd (trading as Royal Wolf Australia, A United Rentals Company) Royal Wolf Australia, A United Rentals Company, has been contracted to provide 300 Personnel Restraint Modules for the Medium Heavy vehicle fleet.
LAND 8120 Engineer Support Platforms Ventia Australia Pty Ltd Ventia Australia has been contracted to supply 13 variants of Engineer Support Platforms for the Australian Defence Force.
Deployable Force Infrastructure Eniquest Pty Ltd Eniquest Pty Ltd has been contracted by the Commonwealth of Australia to provide Power Generation solutions as part of LAND8140 Phase 1 – Deployable Force Infrastructure.
Deployable Force Infrastructure G H Varley Pty Ltd G H Varley Pty Ltd has been contracted by the Commonwealth of Australia to provide new hygiene and catering centres, and new kennels for military dogs as part of LAND8140 Phase 1 – Deployable Force Infrastructure

Maritime

Project Company Description
SEA1788 Phase 0 - Young Endeavour Replacement Birdon Pty Ltd Design, Construction and Delivery of the STS Young Endeavour II Vessel.
Destroyer Enterprise (DDG) Managing Contractor Public Plan BAE Systems Australia Ltd The Destroyer Enterprise Managing Contractor will provide services to coordinate and manage the development of a DDG asset management sustainment solution developed under the Transition Support Period contract.
Destroyer Enterprise (DDG) Combat Systems Integrator Public Plan Raytheon Australia Pty Ltd The Destroyer Enterprise Combat Systems Integrator will provide support to the Managing Contractor’s (BAE Systems) conduct of sustainment activity under the TSP Contract.
Destroyer Enterprise (DDG) Platform Systems Designer Public Plan Navantia Australia Pty Ltd The Destroyer Enterprise Platform System Designer will provide services including engineering support and support to the Managing Contractor’s (BAE Systems) conduct of Asset Management requirements under the Contract.
Destroyer Enterprise (DDG) Ship Repairer Public Plan Thales Australia Ltd The Destroyer Enterprise Ship Repairer program will manage the execution of all maintenance-related activities for the Hobart-class platforms, to high standards, safely and on time every time, ensuring the platforms are materially ready for required operational tasking.
Regional Maintenance Provider – North East Public AIC Plan NORSTA Maritime PTY LTD NORSTA MARITIME PTY LTD has been contracted as the Regional Maintenance Provider – North East to provide maintenance services in the Cairns region to the Royal Australian Navy
Modernisation of Maritime Electronic Warfare Rheinmetall Defence Australia RDA has been contracted to provide the Multi-Ammunition Soft-Kill System, consisting of launchers and decoys for the Royal Australian Navy.
JP9101PH1 Enhanced Defence High Frequency Communication System (EDHFCS) -
Public AIC Plan (Acquisition) 
18 May 2023
BABCOCK PTY LTD BABCOCK PTY LTD has been contracted to support the enhanced Defence High Frequency Communication System
JP9101PH1 Enhanced Defence High Frequency Communication System (EDHFCS) -
Public AIC Plan (Support) 
18 May 2023
BABCOCK PTY LTD BABCOCK PTY LTD has been contracted to support the enhanced Defence High Frequency Communication System
Collins Class submarine (CCSM) Life of Type Extension (LOTE)
30 June 2023
ASC Pty Ltd ASC has been contracted to progress design and procurement activities for select systems in order to extend the life of the Collins Class submarine by an additional 10 years.
CN10 Collins Class Submarine Sustainment
10 October 2023
BAE Systems Australia Limited BAE Systems has been contracted by Defence to provide engineering, maintenance, and supply support for the Collins-class submarines Periscope Systems.
Hunter Class Frigate Program
15 October 2020
ASC Shipbuilding ASC Shipbuilding will be providing the framework for the design and build of nine next-generation anti-submarine warfare frigates for the Royal Australian Navy. With a 30-year life span, the Hunter Class Frigate Program (HCFP) is a significant opportunity to advance Australia’s sovereign shipbuilding capability and create long-term prospects for Australian industry.
LHD Asset Class Prime Contractor 
1 December 2018
Naval Ship Management (Australia) Pty Ltd NSM (Australia) will provide full asset management services for the two Royal Australian Navy Landing Helicopter Docks (LHD) and 12 Light Landing Craft over the next 5 years under the Asset Class Prime Contract.
Services in support of Ocean Protector Teekay Shipping (Australia) Pty Ltd Teekay shall perform all activities relating to the provision of services in support of the Australian defence vessel Ocean Protector and the attendant support system.
Managing Contractor for DDG Asset Management Sustainment Solution Public Plan
5 February 2019
BAE Systems Australia Ltd The Commonwealth has engaged BAE Systems Australia as the managing contractor to coordinate and manage the development of a DDG asset management sustainment solution developed over a 5-year transition support period. BAE Systems Australia will provide a number of services traditionally undertaken by Commonwealth staff.
Destroyer Enterprise Ship Repairer Public Plan
31 January 2019
Thales Australia Ltd The Destroyer Enterprise Ship Repairer program will manage the execution of all maintenance-related activities for the Hobart-class platforms, to high standards, safely and on time every time, ensuring the platforms are materially ready for required operational tasking.
DDG Transition Support Period Combat Systems Integrator Contract Public Plan
30 January 2019
Raytheon Australia Pty Ltd BAE, the managing contractor, has contracted Raytheon Australia, the combat system integration materiel subcontractor, for the provision of sustainment services during the transition support period. This Public AIC Plan outlines details of Raytheon Australia’s contracted scope of work and the associated development of Australian industry capability in delivering the required capability to BAE Systems Australia. This plan is a subset of the BAE AIC Plan for sustainment of the DDGs.
SEA 1180 Phase 1 Offshore Patrol Vessels Public Plan
1 October 2018
Luerssen Australia Pty Ltd Luerssen Australia is contracted by the Commonwealth of Australia as the prime contractor responsible for building 12 Offshore Patrol Vessels for the Royal Australian Navy. Construction started in November 2018 and is expected to be completed around 2029-30.
Collins Class Submarine Training Services Contract Public Plan
1 June 2018
ASC Pty Ltd ASC is contracted to provide training services to Training Authority – Submarines at the Submarine Training and Systems Centre on HMAS Stirling, Garden Island, Western Australia.
Maintenance and Support Services for ANZAC-Class Frigates, Australian Light Armoured Vehicles (ASLAV) and M113 Land Vehicles Public Plan
20 February 2018
Penske Power Systems An extension to the current services provided by Penske Power Systems to the Department of Defence, this contract will deliver full maintenance and support services for propulsion diesels, power generation diesels, compressors and ancillary equipment. The program of work will also include the provision of project management, logistics and help-desk support services.
FFG Maintenance Contracts Public Plan
11 October 2017
Thales Australia Thales Australia, with a range of subcontractors, provides a program of repair and maintenance for the major fleet units of the Royal Australian Navy.
Main Storage Batteries and Ancillaries for Collins Class Submarines Public Plan
11 April 2023
Pacific Marine Batteries Pty Ltd Pacific Marine Batteries has been contracted by Defence for the provision of twin cells, associated ancillary subsystems and services for the Collins-class submarines main storage battery system.
CN43 — HMAS Sirius In-Service Support Contract Public Plan
21 March 2019
ASP Ship Management Pty Ltd ASP Ship Management has been contracted by Defence for the provision of maintenance support services until 2022 for HMAS Sirius.
SEA 1397 Phase 5B Nulka Upgrade Public Plan 
18 September 2014
BAE Systems Australia Ltd BAE Systems has been contracted to retain and continue the development of the update for the Nulka system.
SEA 1448 Phase 4B Air Search Radar Replacement Project for ANZAC Frigates Public Plan 27 September 2017 CEA Technologies The Commonwealth of Australia has entered into a strategic head agreement for acquisition contract ('head agreement') with CEA Technologies, setting out the terms and conditions for a program to progressively acquire Active Electronically-Scanned Array (AESA) systems based around CEA Technologies' phased array radar technology. The CEA Technologies scope of the SEA 1448 Phase 4B Air Search Radar Replacement Project will be undertaken within this head agreement framework.
SEA 1654 Phase 3 Auxiliary Oil Replenishment Vessels Public Plan 
14 October 2016
Navantia S.A. Navantia has been contracted by the Commonwealth of Australia to construct two auxiliary oil replenishment vessels to replace the in-service HMAS Success and HMAS Sirius.
Warship Asset Management Agreement (WAMA) Public Plan
29 November 2018
BAE Systems Australia Ltd BAE Systems, in an alliance with Naval Ship Management Australia and Saab Australia, has been selected to deliver the Warship Asset Support Agreement to the Commonwealth of Australia to maintain the ANZAC fleet.
Warship Asset Management Agreement (WAMA) Public Plan
3 June 2018
Naval Ship Management (Australia) Pty Ltd Naval Ship Management (Australia) is an incorporated joint venture between Babcock Australia and United Group Infrastructure. It will provide ship repair and maintenance services for the eight Royal Australian Navy Anzac-class frigates over the next 5 years under the Warship Asset Management Agreement (WAMA).
Warship Asset Management Agreement (WAMA) Public Plan
31 July 2018
Saab Australia Pty Ltd Saab currently has scope under the WAMA for 44 full-time equivalent staff within the WAMA Alliance Management Office, the Engineering Support Services Group and the Inventory Management Office. Through these work groups Saab provides configuration management, integrated logistic support, management of naval stores, technical documentation control and engineering support services.
Collins Class Submarine In-Service Support Contract Public Plan 
3 December 2013
ASC Pty Ltd ASC will undertake maintenance and enhancement of the Collins-class submarines.
Collins Class Submarine Training Services Contract Public Plan 
3 December 2013
ASC Pty Ltd ASC will provide Collins-class submarine maintenance, safety and escape and operator training to the Royal Australian Navy.
HMAS Choules In-Service Support and Sustainment Contract Public Plan
12 September 2023
Atlantic and Peninsula Atlantic and Peninsula has been contracted by Defence to provide in-service support and sustainment services for HMAS Choules.
SEA 1778 Deployable Mine Countermeasures In-Service Support 
20 July 2020
Thales Australia Thales Australia will provide In Service Support of the Deployable Mine Counter Measure Mission System that includes Maintenance, Engineering, Supply and Training Support to the Royal Australian Navy.
CN 9 Armidale Class Patrol Boat In Service Support 
12 March 2020
Thales Australia The ACPB Program will manage the execution of all maintenance related activities for the Armidale Class platforms.
SEA 1778 Deployable Mine Countermeasures In-Service Support Thales Australia Thales Australia will provide In Service Support of the Deployable Mine Counter Measure Mission System that includes Maintenance, Engineering, Supply and Training Support to the Royal Australian Navy.
SEA 1439 Phase 5B2 Modernised Submarine Communications System (MSMCS) Raytheon Australia Pty Ltd SEA 1439 Phase 5B2 Modernised Submarine Communications System (MSMCS) seeks to deliver a major capability upgrade to the Collins Class submarine communications environment and is primarily to be undertaken in Henderson WA and Osborne, SA by Raytheon Australia Pty Ltd with the equipment provider being L-3 Technologies, Systems Company Division.
SEA1445 Phase 1 Additional Cape Class Patrol Boats Austal Ships Pty Ltd Austal Ships Pty Ltd has been contracted to provide 6 evolved Cape Class Patrol Boats to the Royal Australian Navy to support the transition from the Armidale Class Patrol Boats to the Arafura Class Offshore Patrol Vessels.
SEA 3036 Phase 1 Australian Pacific Patrol Boat Replacement Austal Ships Pty Ltd Austal Ships has been contracted to supply Guardian Class Patrol Boats, including sustainment
Periscope In-Service Support – Collins Class BAE Systems Australia Ltd BAE Systems has been contracted by Defence to provide engineering, maintenance, and supply support for the Collins-class submarines Periscope Systems.
SEA1442 Phase 4 – Maritime Communications Modernisation Project Leonardo UK Ltd (formerly Selex ES Ltd) SEA1442 is a multi-phased Program that will enhance the Royal Australian Navy’s maritime communications capability in support of the Australian Defence Force’s Network Centric Warfare (NCW) concept. Under the contract between Leonardo UK (formerly Selex ES) and the Commonwealth for Phase 4, Leonardo will design, develop, integrate and install the mission system in the ANZAC class ships, develop and deliver the associated support system, and sustain the delivered capability.
CN10 Collins Class Submarine Sustainment Raytheon Australia Pty Ltd The CCSM Combat Systems Manager (CSM) will support the delivery of the Collins Combat System Manager Framework Contract established to support Defence’s strategic objectives, by ensuring the Upkeep, Update and Upgrade of the Collins Class Combat System (CCCS).

Space

Project Company Description
     

Electronic systems

Project Company Description
Mobile Retransmission System Acquisition Contract Luminact PTY LTD This contract will deliver a modular Mobile Retransmission System capability to support a range communication extension requirements
CIOG NMP 11480 COMSARM Application Sustainment
21 April 2023
Fujitsu Australia Ltd Fujitsu Australia Ltd has been contracted to provide COMSARM application sustainment and development services in the support of the Department of Defence.
LAND 200 Tranche 2 – Tactical Communications Network for the Battlefield Command System
2 December 2022
Harris Communications (Australia) Pty Ltd Harris Communications (Australia) Pty Ltd has been contracted to deliver a Tactical Communications Network consisting of radios and supporting network software.
National Deskside Support Services (NDS) Renewal
15 December 2022
Fujitsu Australia Ltd (Fujitsu) Fujitsu has been contracted by Defence to provide ICT end user support services for Defence staff, military bases, offices and locations across Australia.
Fujitsu delivers desktop services, warehousing and asset management, VIP support, project services, formal messaging, and audio-visual services.
JP9347 Phase 1 Joint Data Networks – Capability Element 1 – Joint Interface Control (JIC) System
29 July 2022
Raytheon Australia Pty Ltd Raytheon Australia has been contracted to deliver the next generation Joint Interface Control (JIC) System to enhance the ADF’s Joint Data Networks capability.
NMP11020 Deployed – ICT Sustainment
18 July 2022
Fujitsu Australia Pty Ltd Fujitsu has been contracted to provide sustainment of Deployed ICT, including end user compute, service desk, network services, compute services, communication services and cross functional services.
Sustainment and Support Services for Ground-Based Electronic Systems Public Plan 31 May 2018 BAE Systems Australia Ltd The contract consolidates existing support contracts between BAE Systems Australia and Defence, along with the transition of a replacement AFM 1012 FTACAN capability into service.
JP 2072 Phase 2A — Support Services to the Tactical Communications Network System Public Plan
30 November 2015
Raytheon Australia Pty Ltd Raytheon has been contracted to provide support service to the tactical communications network systems including radio equipment and their ancillaries.
Collins EW Improvement Project Public Plan 
24 February 2016
Jenkins Engineering Defence Systems Jenkins Engineering Defence Systems has been contracted by Defence to design, develop and manufacture direction-finding periscope antenna units for the Collins-class submarines.
Nulka Active Missile Decoy System – In-Service Support Contract Public Plan 
19 August 2016
BAE Systems Australia Ltd The Nulka In-Service Support Contract delivers support and maintenance for the Nulka active missile decoy system.
Over the Horizon Radar Public Plan 
2 May 2016
BAE Systems Australia Ltd BAE Systems Australia will provide engineering, maintenance, supply and training support services for the over-the-horizon radar system.

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Project Company Description
Commodity Reform Program Public Plan 29 September 2018 Toll Remote Logistics Pty Ltd The Australian Defence Force’s partnership with Toll to outsource, simplify and optimise management of the commodity supply chain, create opportunities for small-to-medium enterprises and to transfer skills and technology across the Australian supply chain.
Southern Hemisphere Continued Operations and Sustainment for Thundercloud (South Coast) Lockheed Martin Australia Pty Ltd Operations and sustainment of sovereign ICT geospatial mission systems.
ICT 2284 – One Defence Data Program – Tranche 1 KPMG Australia Technology Solutions Pty Limited (KTech) The One Defence Data Program (Program) will establish and deliver the governance, standards and change management to drive information management transformation across the Department of Defence (Defence). Tranche 1 will develop the foundational and technical enablement capabilities that will continue to be built out over future tranches of the Program.
DFR/RSC/2022/ Contract 10200
21 October 2022
Adecco Australia Pty Ltd Adecco has been contracted to establish and maintain an in-country capability for the end-to-end recruitment activities for the Australian Defence Force (ADF).