Media releases

ASC’s capability with launch of HMAS Farncomb paves way for build of Future Submarines and ships in Australia

Friday 30 October 2015

Today’s launch of the first Collins Class submarine to undergo a new maintenance regime at ASC has underlined the shipbuilder’s standing as a world-class facility, for the construction of 12 new submarines, new frigates and patrol vessels.


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South Australia to press case for naval shipbuilding at PACIFIC 2015

Monday 05 October 2015

South Australia’s naval shipbuilding capabilities will be showcased to a global audience at the
PACIFIC 2015 international maritime exhibition in Sydney this week. 

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State Government briefs Japanese submarine delegation on local build benefits

Wednesday 26 August 2015

The State Government has accepted an invitation to meet with a Japanese Government and industry delegation bidding for the Future Submarines today.

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The Government’s plan for a strong and sustainable naval shipbuilding industry

Tuesday 04 August 2015

The Commonwealth Government is delivering a long-term plan for a strong and sustainable naval shipbuilding industry. Over the next 20 years the Government will invest over $89 billion in ships and submarines for the Navy.

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French, Japanese, Korean delegations in Adelaide for naval inspections

Monday 25 May 2015

International interest in South Australia’s shipbuilding is revving up, hot on the heels of last weekend’s launch of the first of three Air Warfare Destroyers under construction at Techport Australia.

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