Future Submarine Project the Biggest Endeavour of Australian Defence

first_img Authorities View post tag: submarine View post tag: biggest View post tag: future View post tag: Navy View post tag: Naval View post tag: Endeavour May 31, 2012 View post tag: Defencecenter_img Future Submarine Project the Biggest Endeavour of Australian Defence View post tag: News by topic Back to overview,Home naval-today Future Submarine Project the Biggest Endeavour of Australian Defence Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare announced that the first meeting of the Future Submarine Industry Skills Plan Expert Industry Panel was held yesterday.“The Future Submarine Project is the biggest and most complex Defence project Australia has ever embarked upon,” Mr Clare said.“Hundreds of companies and thousands of workers will be required to support the construction of Australia’s future submarines.“The Industry Skills Plan will establish a roadmap to build and sustain the skills required to successfully deliver Australia’s Future Submarine capability.“In order to develop an effective Skills Plan we need to engage industry early and work closely together throughout the life of the project.”An Expert Industry Panel has been established to consult with industry and key stakeholders. It is headed by Mr David Mortimer, AO who has over 40 years of business experience.The Expert Industry Panel includes representatives of major Defence companies, unions, Department of Industry, Innovation, Science, Research and Tertiary Education, Skills Australia and Defence and Unions.The Panel will undertake a program of consultation with State Governments, Australian industry, industry associations, universities and other academic organisations and think tanks.The Future Submarine Industry Skills Plan will be presented to Government by the end of the year.[mappress]Naval Today Staff, May 31, 2012; Image: Australian MoD View post tag: project View post tag: Australian Share this articlelast_img

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