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The Western Australian Government acknowledges Federal Defence Industry Minister Christopher Pyne's endorsement of Civmec's $80 million expansion to deliver naval shipbuilding and maintenance in WA.
Industry Development
Media release
26 Apr 2017
Navantia Australia will today meet with local businesses looking to be part of the significant program to build nine anti-submarine warfare frigates for the Royal Australian Navy. Navantia has been selected as one of three shortlisted designers to participate in the $35 billion SEA5000 Future Frigates program to replace the existing ANZAC Class fleet. Department of Commerce Industry Development...
Industry Development
Media release
23 Feb 2017
A Balcatta company which uses high-tech 3D, facial recognition and infrared scanning drone technology to detect weapons and defects on navy vessels is among a group of 20 local businesses to receive defence grants from the Liberal National Government .
Industry Development
Media release
27 Jan 2017
One of the world's biggest shipbuilders will arrive in Western Australia today to meet with representatives of the State's naval shipbuilding companies and local supply chain, who are vying for a share of a multi-billion dollar defence program .
Industry Development
Media release
25 Jan 2017
The State Government has entered into a lease agreement with local construction and engineering company Civmec, which will create 1,000 new jobs and 100 apprenticeships for West Australians.
Industry Development
Media release
19 Dec 2016
The Commerce website will be unavailable for between 10-20 minutes sometime between the hours of 6pm and 9pm on Thursday night, 15 December. This is being done to improve the security of network connections. Disruption to people wanting to access the site or use various business systems should be minimal, but we do apologise for any inconvenience caused.
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Alert
14 Dec 2016
The Mid-West communities of Nabawa, Naraling, South Yuna and East Yuna are the latest locations to benefit from new telecommunications infrastructure, thanks to the Liberal National Government's $105 million investment through Royalties for Regions .
Industry Development
Media release
13 Dec 2016
Western Australia's defence industry and aspiring defence suppliers will give national defence officials a better picture of the State's industrial know-how at a business forum today .
Industry Development
Media release
09 Dec 2016
Key decision makers, experts, supply chain purchasers and prospective suppliers in the defence industry will meet in Perth today for the first Western Australian Defence Conference.
Industry Development
Media release
08 Dec 2016
Western Australia's steel fabricators, galvanisers and finishers are eligible for funding under the 11th round of the Industry Facilitation and Support Program .
Industry Development
Media release
02 Dec 2016
Local companies will vie for their share in defence contracts worth billions of dollars to build components of the Australian Defence Force's new fleet of light armoured vehicles .
Industry Development
Media release
21 Nov 2016
Cyber security, drones and naval defence shipbuilding will be the focus of a new funding round of the Industry Facilitation and Support Program (IFSP), which aims to help Western Australian businesses compete for major contracts .
Industry Development
Media release
07 Nov 2016
Department of Commerce's Regional Mobile Communications Project is among this year's winners of the annual Premier's Awards for Excellence in Public Sector Management .
Industry Development
Media release
03 Nov 2016
A major plank of the Liberal National Government's plan to broaden the Western Australian economy was showcased today as local companies learnt how to secure a slice of Australia's $89 billion future naval shipbuilding program .
Industry Development
Media release
02 Nov 2016
Nedlands-based research and development company, Proteomics International Laboratories, won top honours at the Western Australian Industry and Export Awards 2016 held last night.
Industry Development
Media release
29 Oct 2016
Western Australia's naval defence industry will be the focus of high-level discussions in Europe next week as Commerce Minister Michael Mischin visits key shipbuilders and designers .
Industry Development
Media release
27 Oct 2016
Some of the State's most innovative and proactive companies have been announced as finalists in the Western Australian Industry and Export Awards 2016 which are set to showcase the best of WA's businesses .
Industry Development
Media release
23 Sep 2016
Promoting Western Australia's shipbuilding and maintenance capabilities will be the main focus of talks today between the State and Australian governments .
Industry Development
Media release
26 Jul 2016
Western Australia's defence industry is again on display as Navantia Australia representatives arrived in Perth to meet private industry and tour the common-use infrastructure at the Australian Marine Complex (AMC) .
Industry Development
Media release
24 Jun 2016
French company DCNS is in Perth to discuss technology transfer and innovation for the design and build of the $50 billion future submarines with local businesses and academia .
Industry Development
Media release
24 May 2016
Metropolitan and regional businesses across Western Australia will share in more than $350,000, as part of the defence-specific round of the State Government's Industry Facilitation and Support Program (IFSP) .
Industry Development
Media release
24 May 2016
The 2016 Western Australian Industry and Export Awards sponsors invite you to attend a free networking and information session. Where and when 1. Bentley map - Technology Park, Seminar Room 2 from 8:00am - 10:00am on Wednesday 15th June 2. Henderson map - AMC Jakovich Centre, Lake Coogee Room from 8:00am - 10:00am on Thursday 16th June 3. Busselton map - Wyndham Resort from 3.30pm - 5.30pm on...
Industry Development
Event
19 May 2016
The Western Australian Industry and Export Awards are the State's most prestigious business awards, acknowledging the hard work and enterprise of some of the State's most innovative companies. The Awards have helped open doors for emerging and established exporters and provided well-earned recognition for companies that are true leaders. The Awards are open to a wide range of organisations; from...
Industry Development
Department News
19 May 2016
Civmec is one of the Western Australian companies gearing up to take part in the $89 billion worth of naval defence projects recently announced by the Australian Government .
Industry Development
Media release
04 May 2016
Premier Colin Barnett said a new long-term contract for the maintenance of the ANZAC Class Frigates to be centred in Western Australia, further cemented the State's role in the sustainment of the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) fleet .
Industry Development
Media release
29 Apr 2016

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