Industry & Employment
The Air Warfare Destroyer (AWD) project is the most complex Defence project ever undertaken in Australia.
The AWD project has successfully completed the detailed design phase and full block production is underway with peak years running from 2009-10 to 2012-13. Over these years, the AWD project will make an annual average contribution of some $292 million and almost 1800 jobs to the state’s economy.
The AWD project provides significant opportunities for local companies to compete for contracts to support infrastructure construction, ship consolidation and property development.Find out more
One of the largest defence projects ever undertaken in Australia, the design, development and delivery of three Hobart Class Air Warfare Destroyers to the Navy offers unparalleled career opportunities.Find out more