Launch of the Arafura Class Offshore Patrol Vessel Enterprise

March 5, 2021 – Secretary of Defence Greg Moriarty, together with a large contingent of Defence senior leaders, launched the Arafura Class Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) Enterprise and opened the OPV System Program Office at the Henderson maritime precinct. The OPV Enterprise brings together Commonwealth and defense industry teams under one roof, to build and sustain the Royal Australian Navy’s…

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Cooperation agreement for German naval shipbuilding

May 14, 2020 (Google Translation) – Lürssen intends to establish a long-term cooperation in naval shipbuilding with German Naval Yards Kiel. The existing military and naval surface shipbuilding activities are to be contributed into a joint company and led by Bremen-based Lürssen Group. The objective of the combination is to improve the structure of the German shipbuilding industry and to…

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