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Queensland companies are involved in the following land defence projects:

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LAND 125 3B
Personal Protective Equipment
Advanced protective body armour manufactured and supplied by Craig International Ballistics (Gold Coast)
LAND 121 3A
Field Vehicles and Trailers
Trailers for Mercedes-Benz light vehicle G-Wagon manufactured and supplied by Haulmark Trailers (Brisbane)
LAND 121 3B
Overlander - Medium/Heavy Capability, Field Vehicles, Modules and Trailers
Integrated tankers, bulk water and fuel modules supplied by Holmwood Highgate (Brisbane) and heavy trailers supplied by Haulmark Trailers (Brisbane)
JP 2072 Phase 1
Battlespace Communications Systems (LAND)
Digital strategic communications system being supplied by Boeing Defence Australia (Brisbane) to deliver a digital battlespace communications capability throughout Army
JP 2072 Phase 2B
Battlespace Communications Systems (LAND)
Multiband handheld and high-frequency manpack tactical radios supplied by Harris Communications (Brisbane)
LAND 200
Battlespace Management System
Battle management system integration by Elbit Systems of Australia (Brisbane) and electronics support facility by Raytheon (Brisbane)
LAND 200 Tranche 2
Battlespace Communications System
Harris Communications (Brisbane) will deliver the tactical communications network, including encrypted radios, and Elbit Systems of Australia (Brisbane) will enhance the Battle Management System (BMS) software
LAND 400 Phase 2 Rheinmetall Defence Australia (Ipswich) will manufacture 211 armoured reconnaissance vehicles, 12 additional modules, and the first seven years of sustainment at a new Military Vehicle Centre of Excellence
LAND 17-1C.2
Howitzer Ammunition
NIOA (Brisbane) to supply 155mm Lightweight Towed Howitzer ammunition to the Australian Army

Other defence industry business:

  • Volvo-Mack B Vehicle fleet support and disposal centre (Brisbane)
  • Thales Bushmaster maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) and vehicle upgrades for delivery to the Australian Defence Force (ADF) (Brisbane)
  • RGM Maintenance B Vehicle and Bushmaster modification and support (Brisbane and Townsville)
  • NIOA Army grenade launcher refurbishment program (Brisbane)
  • NIOA supply more than 30 different munitions, including small arms and 120mm M1A1 Abrams tank ammunition (Brisbane)
  • Cubic Corporation provides military training simulation systems and services in the Asia-Pacific region (Townsville)
  • EM Solutions exports next generation satellite and broadband communications at frequencies from L-band to Ka-band (Brisbane)
  • Under a Singaporean treaty, PIQ Logistics provides a permanent basing of a Singaporean military vehicle fleet, including maintenance support, repair and overhaul for a wide range of armoured vehicles and military transport, in addition to logistics commodity supply (Rockhampton)
  • Under a Singaporean treaty, Rocky's Own Transport provides turnkey vehicle transport and recovery capability for all classes of vehicles from dockside arrival through to deployment at Shoalwater Bay, recovery and re-shipment to Singapore, in addition to delivery of explosive ordnance for exercises in Darwin and Rockhampton
  • Rocky's Own Transport supplies heavy cranes for armoured vehicle recovery at Shoalwater Bay (Rockhampton)
  • Combat-Armor International supplies body protection to Papua New Guinea
  • Craig International Ballistics supplies body armour to Australian Defence Force and advanced armour protection for the Australian Army's new CH-47F Chinook heavy-lift transport helicopters
  • Praesidium Global supplies the ASDF with Unmanned Ground Vehicles.