Western Australian industries have the capacity and expertise to deliver across the Six Capability Streams identified by Defence.
Industry and the State’s leading universities are undertaking significant research and development to support the Department of Defence and Australian Defence Force and are supported by the State Government.
Defence West has undertaken a Defence Capability Assessment to gauge the State’s industrial, research and development, and education and training capabilities. The results of this assessment were used to create the inaugural Western Australian Directory of Defence Industry Capabilities.
Contact Defence West
telephone: +61 8 6277 3000
AB&H Pty Ltd is a Technology Services company specialising in Agile Program and Project Management.
Contact: Russell Ascott
Phone: +61 413 819 715
Regions: Perth Metropolitan
Advanced Braking Technology focuses on the development, manufacturing and marketing of industrial products to the automotive, transport and mining industry.
Contact: Ben Suda
Phone: 0448 101 736
Adwest's capabiity is of the supply, fabrication, powdercoating and fixing on signs, all to specified drawings provided by our customers.
Contact: Mark Brennan
Phone: +61 400 870 084
Aerospace NDI is involved in aircraft component maintenance and aircraft specialist maintenance.
Contact: Anthony Mark Collier
Phone: +61 418 943 285
Airflite has significant involvement with the Australian Defence Forces and other worldwide Defence agencies, offering a broad range of capabilities and vast experience to support...
Contact: Kris Constantinides
Phone: +61 8 9478 9000
Airobotics has developed a pilotless drone solution, the first of its kind in the global market.
Contact: Christine Jarvis
Phone: +61 418 575 915
ALARP Solutions is a specialist Risk and Safety Management consultancy committed to supporting private and government organisations in developing credible robust and complex Safety, Risk...
Contact: Willie Young
Phone: +61 (0)406 882 737
Allgo Engineering carries out machining works for the marine, mining, oil and gas, defence and rail industries.
Contact: Phillip Vergone
Phone: +61 407 128 527
Regions: Perth Metropolitan, Naval Base
Allied Heat Transfer designs, manufactures, services and repairs all types of heat exchangers for the marine, mining, drilling, industrial and power generation sectors.
Contact: Michael O’Brien
Phone: +61 8 9455 5933
Altrad Services is a global multi-services provider working in partnership with our clients to build, protect and extend the life of their assets.
Contact: Lee Thompson
Phone: +61 8 9235 9500
AMI Sales is a long established company offering both supply, integration and service capability across naval and defence marine requirements.
Contact: Aaron Smith
Phone: +61 8 9331 0000
Our team of ICT and software engineering professionals helps organisations develop IT strategy, architect effective technology systems and build high-quality, cloud scale business applications.
Contact: Daniel Harvey
Phone: +61 8 6365 9680
ASC is owned by the Commonwealth of Australia, and exists to serve the frontline of Australia’s naval defence capabilities.
Contact: Simon Rusiti
Phone: +61 8 9410 4356
Regions: Australian Marine Complex
ASP Defence Support Services brings a wealth of commercial engineering management experience and combines it with a deep understanding of the requirements of Defence, with...
Contact: Glenn Packer
Phone: +61 8 9529 4311
Ausco Products is a Western Australian owned company that has been in operation for over 70 years specialising in engineering design and machining services.
Contact: Robert Murphy
Phone: +61 8 9248 5077
Austal is ‘The Australian Shipbuilder’: a defence prime contractor and maritime technology partner of choice; designing, constructing and supporting revolutionary defence and commercial vessels.
Contact: Tim Speer
Phone: +61 8 9410 1111
The Western Australian Government owned Common User Facility (CUF), located at the Australian Marine Complex in Henderson.
Contact: Jonathan Smith
Autonomous Industries Australasia offers situational awareness capability, cases, cables and App development, sensors, stealth capability (eg: fabric materials, Ghillies suits), vehicles, remotely operated weapons stations,...
Contact: Philip Lutkens
Phone: +61 8 6012 8475
AVI engineers, manufactures, customises and supports the most rugged and secure networks, communication and security systems for defence, government and industrial sectors.
Contact: Tony Routledge
Phone: +61 8 6392 0000
Babcock is a leading global engineering support services organisation that manages critical assets, deliver complex programs and teach vital skills to improve operational effectiveness.
Contact: Jeremy Antao
Phone: +61 8 8440 9691
BAE Systems is a global company delivering products and services for clients in more than 100 countries across the resources and energy, defence and commercial...
Contact: Luke Simmons
Phone: +61 8 6399 3000
Barclay Engineering’s capabilites include in-house engineering, design, drafting and manufacturing.
Contact: Mario Vendittelli
Phone: +61 8 9256 0921
Barrett Communications are an Australian sovereign designer and manufacturer of High Frequency (HF) and Very High Frequency (VHF) radio communications systems and subsystems.
Contact: Martin Johnson
Phone: 08 9434 1700
Belux is the largest abrasive water-jet cutting business in Western Australia.
Contact: Greg Kowalczyk
Phone: 08 97254411
Regions: South Regional WA
Bend-tech specialises in providing innovative, engineered and certified solutions for safety and efficiency problems to industry.
Contact: Andrew Fawkes
Phone: 08 9459 8600
Bennett + Co is a full service commercial law firm in Perth, Western Australia.
Contact: Mark MacLennan
Phone: +61 8 6316 2289
Bid Write is Australia’s largest specialist tender and proposal management consultancy helping organisations looking to win through contestable/competitive sourcing processes.
Contact: David Lunn
Phone: +61 408 904 367
Blacktree Technology is an innovative solutions integrator working with leading edge radio and satellite communications technology to connect people and organisations across the globe.
Contact: Joel Nevin
Phone: +61 8 6245 2120
BlueZone Group is an experienced Defence SME and a capable supplier to customers operating in the harsh conditions of deep oceans, coastal seas, rivers and...
Contact: Mark Musarra
Phone: +61 8 6595 1500
BMD is a national group of companies engaged in engineering design, construction and land development for clients and partners in the defence, urban development, transport...
Contact: Bennet Fowler
Phone: 0467 731 650
BRE Engineering commenced operations in Western Australia in 2016 and set out to create solutions for engineering problems where others could not, whilst creating an...
Contact: Steven Thomson
Phone: 08 9410 0787
Bushcomm Antenna and Tower Systems specialise in high frequency (HF/VHF) antenna and tower solutions, and are industry innovators of premium quality fixed station and lightweight...
Contact: David Collins
Phone: +61 8 6144 3204
Calibre Group comprises a diverse group of capabilities including: engineering design services; consulting services; technology, communications and control systems; urban development; project management and EPCM;...
Contact: Andrew Partington
Camco Engineering is one one of Australia’s largest mechanical engineering firms.
Contact: Greg Carson
Phone: +61 417 185 428
Carnegie Clean Energy is focused on the development of solar energy, battery energy storage and wave energy technology.
Contact: Caroline Bertolino
Phone: +61 415 102 252
CDMS Consulting Engineers provides engineering services specialising in innovative product development.
Contact: Damian Connelly
Phone: +61 8 9421 9060
CHC Helicopters (Australia) started operations in 1969 and grew to become the largest commercial helicopter operator in the country.
Contact: David Irvine
Phone: 08 6217 7401
ChemCentre is a Western Australian statutory authority providing chemical and forensic science services to the people and government of Western Australia to help keep the...
Contact: Nigel West
Phone: +61 8 9422 9800
Chironix are specialists in software engineering and robotics systems integration.
Contact: Adam Grootveld
Phone: +61 408 931 086
Civmec is an integrated, multi-disciplinary construction and engineering services provider to the oil and gas, metals and minerals, infrastructure, marine and defence sectors.
Contact: Pat Tallon
Phone: +61 8 9437 6288
Clough Projects Australia works with some of the world’s largest companies to engineer, construct, commission and maintain a comprehensive range of facilities for oil and...
Contact: Carl Titchmarsh
Phone: +61 8 9281 9281
Cocky Smart is a biotechnology company focused on the development and commercialisation of a proprietary avian extract that has been shown to exhibit insecticidal, anti-microbial,...
Contact: John Chamberlain
Phone: +61 419 341 755
Coffey operates as a professional services company with expertise in engineering, geoservices, environmental and project management.
Contact: Ryan Smyth
Phone: +61 8 6218 2100
Composite Components is an advanced composite manufacturer and research and development business utilising material processes such as compression moulding, closed moulding and pre-impregnated moulding.
Contact: Josh Fugill
Phone: +61 420 239 660
CAP-Tech is a West Australian owned and operated OEM company, using advanced cross-linked composites in the manufacture of cutting-edge barrier protection products and retro-fit services....
Contact: Brenton Burge
Phone: 0449 585 683
Consolidated Group is a WA owned and operated company with a client focused approach to civil earth works and plant hire services
Contact: Theo Tsorvas
Phone: 0459 786 391
Cullys is a highly-reputable electrical specialist supplying, installing, integrating and commissioning a range of solutions for the Defence and marine sectors.
Contact: Tom Cull
Phone: +61 418 924 275
Curtin University has bold aspirations to become a trusted partner and fundamental part of the Australian defence industry sector.
Contact: Andrew Bell
Phone: +61 8 9266 3950
DC Two is an Australian public company listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) which conducts a vertically integrated data centre and cloud services hosting...
Contact: David May
Phone: 0422 860 544
Deacon Engineers undertakes a broad range of projects in mining, water and waste water, industrial, recycling and sustainability and mineral processing.
Contact: David Andrews
Phone: +61 8 92172933
Decem was established in 2019 as an Australian veteran owned and managed company to provide transparent outcome focused solutions to Defence and Defence Industry. Our...
Contact: Andrew Davies
Decmil is a leading Australian construction and engineering company providing services across a range of industry sectors.
Contact: Drew Wilson
Phone: +61 8 6240 8114
The Defence Science Centre exists to transform defence science challenges into tangible capabilities for both Defence and local industry.
Contact: Michele Clement
Phone: +61 8 6277 3000
Defence West is the State Government office responsible for championing the interests of the Western Australian defence industry.
Contact: Rachel Geddes
Regions: Perth Metropolitan, Australian Marine Complex, North Regional WA, South Regional WA, Naval Base
Digital Matter is an innovative Australian technology company that designs and develops embedded electronic solutions along with software platforms required to manage
and report asset...
Contact: Stuart German
Phone: +61 8 6280 1217
Diverse Engineering is a multi-disciplined engineering company that provides an array of services to the energy, industrial, marine and transport sectors.
Contact: Michael Giles
Phone: +61 8 9493 0855
Dobbie is an engineering company that offers capabilites in: 3D design and prototyping, pattern making and ferrous and non-ferrous foundry.
Contact: Rod Martin
Phone: +61 8 9249 7000
Dongara Marine have specific expertise in boat building, maintenance (refit, repair, modification),marine services and advice, high tech composites, manufacturing wheelhouses and other structures for both...
Contact: Rohan Warr
Phone: 0429 383 242
Regions: North Regional WA
Doric Contractors primary capabilities are in construction, project management, design management, cost estimation, programming, time and cost scheduling and building.
Contact: Justin Taylor
Phone: +61 8 93882655
ECU has supported Defence on a number of projects in areas of cyber security, simulation, human computer interface, biometrics, reconnaissance/ surveillance and cognitive psychology.
Contact: Dr Andrew Dowse AO
Phone: +61 8 6304 2607
EJ Electrical has been providing electrical design, manufacturing, repair, refit and installation services to the marine industry for over 50 years. Located in the Australian...
Contact: Matthew McCready
Phone: 0434 613 724
Engenium is WA’s largest privately-owned Project Delivery and Engineering consultancy, servicing a broad range of industry sectors.
Contact: Jason Hislop
Phone: 08 6460 0300
Eurofins specialise in all things that have or may impact on human health, hygiene and the environment including: hazardous materials (such as asbestos), pollution (such...
Contact: Matthew Deaves
Phone: +61 8 9251 9600
Exgroup is a specialised mechanical, valve and instrumentation services that uses innovative technologies to help their customers
Contact: Jon Orange
Phone: 0406 733 782
Forgacs Marine and Defence has been established for over 50 years and provides support to both the Australian military and maritime shipbuilding and support markets...
Contact: Rod Bowes
Phone: +61 8 6595 5508
Fortuna CFO Services is the result of the merging of a traditional accounting public practice and a Virtual CFO services provider. We provide part time...
Contact: Simon Turner
Phone: 0418 375 260
Franmarine Underwater Services is a highly innovative commercial diving and underwater contractor that predominantly supports the Defence, infrastructure, shipping and oil and gas industries.
Contact: Adam Falconer-West
Phone: +61 427 430 001
Fremantle Steel Fabrication is part of the Fremantle Steel Group, which includes Park Engineers and combined has over 100 years of experience in fabricating structural...
Contact: Laurie D'Amato
Phone: +61 8 9417 9111
Fugro is a world-leading, independent provider of geo-intelligence and asset integrity solutions for large constructions, infrastructure and natural resources.
Contact: Sam Forbes
Phone: +61 407 478 121
Fujitsu Australia provides a broad range of ICT services and solutions to the Department of Defence in many locations across Australia and overseas.
Contact: Ron Costanzo
Phone: +61 408 097 910
Future Engineering specialises in the end-to- end project management and manufacture of precision components and the assembly of designs using a range of materials from...
Contact: Joanne Ardizzone
Phone: +61 417 388 701
Geng provide design engineers within the product, mechanical and manufacturing sector focused on Defence force training facilities and equipment requirements around Australia.
Contact: Cliff Green FIEAust, CPEng, NER, APEC Engineer, IntPE(Aust), Past MDIA
Phone: +61 414 823 065
geometric3D was established by Amy York in 2021 after relocating from the UK where she was working as a 3D scanning specialist for Rolls-Royce Submarines....
Contact: Amy York
The Georgiou Group delivers projects from inception to handover, in a range of disciplines and a variety of industries. We are one of Australia’s leading...
Contact: Lucas Goodwin
GHD is one of the world’s leading professional services companies operating in the global markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and...
Contact: Cameron Owen
Phone: +61 8 6222 8222
Global Unmanned Systems provides organisational capacity building and data acquisition with an emphasis on Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) and related media processing and analysis...
Contact: Robert Lednor
Phone: +61 8 6188 1226
Grant Transformers are experts in manufacturing and supplying of isolation, power & distribution transformers as well as Industrial DC Power Supplies.
Contact: Marco da Silva
Phone: 08 9249 7753
HIFraser provide manufacturing and engineering solutions to a number of pivotal national projects.
Contact: Chris Williams
Phone: +61 8 9314 7877
Hofmann Engineering is a globally recognised engineering solutions provider to the defence industry.
Contact: Erich J Hofmann
Phone: +61 8 9279 5522
HoseCo Australia specialise in the supply, maintenance and management of Flexible Hose Assemblies for a wide range of applications.
Contact: John McGill
Phone: 0408 922 371
Company commenced operations in Western Australia in 2009 with a vision to be the recognised leader within the fluid power industry through responsiveness, operational excellence...
Contact: Davide Sirolli
Phone: 08 9351 8080
iCetana is a world leader in the provision of real-time artificial intelligence (AI) assisted video monitoring to service the demands of a complex world.
Contact: Francis Williams
Phone: +61 438 314 025
ICM Group WA is committed to optimising productivity in materials handling.
Contact: Julian Hughes
Phone: +61 8 9311 5311
IKAD Engineering is a highly-specialised mechanical and structural engineering company providing a diverse range of services across Australia and overseas.
Contact: Paul Hague
Phone: +61 8 9494 9000
Industry OneCARD™ provides small and medium enterprises (SME), a range of customised solution for workforce compliance.
Contact: Kareena Waters
Phone: +61 417 760 224
Infinitum Technologies are an information and communications technology (ICT) service provider, with specialist capabilities in Cisco network engineering, virtualisation and wide area networks.
Contact: Lachlan Britt
Phone: +61 8 9943 8343
The Innovative Asset Solutions Group leads innovation in the preservation, repair and decommissioning of assets for the oil and gas, mining, public infrastructure and industrial...
Contact: Josh Liwszyc
Phone: +61 8 9334 9444
IMS is an Australian award-winning SME ship delivery and crewing specialist providing qualified and experienced test and trials crew for patrol boats, large high-speed ferries...
Contact: Steve Malcolm
Phone: +61 8 93312566
Intertek supports the QA efforts of customers across their operations including research and development, raw materials sourcing, components suppliers, manufacturing, transportation, distribution and retail channels,...
Contact: Konrad Drogemuller
Phone: +61 8 9263 0300
Ironmonger Fabrications provide fabrication, site installation and maintenance services to the water, infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, resources, power, utility and petrochemical industries.
Contact: Glenn Ironmonger
Phone: +61 416 244 727
JFD Australia provides world leading undersea products, systems and capabilities to the Australian Defence Force and the Australian Commercial offshore sector.
Contact: Toff Idrus
Phone: +61 8 6164 4400
Since our founding in 1952, the John Morris Group has steadily expanded, guided by a policy which excluded all products except those of the highest...
Contact: Lav Deshpande
Phone: 02 9496 4206
Since 1918, KAEFER has successfully delivered its unique products and services to the international defence sector in new-build and sustainment projects for surface and sub-surface...
Contact: Barry Punter
Phone: +61 428 224 967
Kailis Marine is a marine engineering specialist spanning boiler making and fabrication, fitting and machining, shipwright, refrigeration, electrical, corrosion control (blasting and painting) and the...
Contact: Terry Hewitt
Phone: +61 408 912 160
KAW Engineering is a wholly, locally, Karratha owned and operated company that has been providing engineering and project support services across the Pilbara region for...
Contact: Yatinder (Yudi) Shekhawat
Phone: 0488 112 428
L2S Engineering maintains specialist competencies in thermal and acoustic insulation including blankets, sheet metal and carpentry refurbishments for both defence and commercial shipping, as well...
Contact: Gavin Satie
Phone: +61 8 9410 0787
L3 Harris Oceania is a leading provider of maritime systems and solutions in the surface, undersea, geospatial and network centric spheres of operation for both...
Contact: Scott Elson
Phone: +61 8 9431 0043
LATCONNECT 60 is a Western Australian earth observation space company with the objective to provide responsive, high fidelity, rapid re-visit earth observation data to enhance...
Contact: Rueben Rajasingam
Phone: +61 410 500 466
Leisurecat Australia supplies fibreglass patrol vessels to 12 metres, high-speed interceptors and powered catamaran search and rescue vessels to 12.5 metres
Contact: Kevin Horsley
Phone: +61 8 9437 6477
Lighthouse Engineering Pty Ltd (LHE) specialises in general steel fabrications and steel structures. We provide cost effective and reliable structural steel and metal works, compliant...
Contact: Basel Naser
Phone: 0423 464 815
Lucid is an established national engineering consultancy founded in year 2000 that employs 250 professionals across Australia.
Contact: Guy Page
Phone: 0411 864 674
Malcolm Thompson Pumps provides wide range of sales and service to support capability delivery to the WA pump industry, covering the commercial, industrial and mining...
Contact: Chris Hogg
Phone: +61 8 6462 7731
Marine Technicians Australia is an Australian owned and operated marine-electrical company, with a major focus on defence platforms and shore-based infrastructure.
Contact: Mark Brown
Phone: +61 424 439 241
Maritime Engineers has completed 10000 engagements from Henderson for a wide range of Defence, government and commercial clients.
Contact: Mui Heng Ng
Phone: +61 8 9335 3250
Matera Electrical is an Indigenous owned electrical contracting company servicing the oil and gas, commercial construction, heavy industrial, and resource sectors across metropolitan and regional...
Contact: Phillip Matera
Phone: 08 9244 1091
Matrix Composites and Engineering Ltd produces engineered products, functional additives and advanced materials for the mining, energy, infrastructure and Defence industries.
Contact: Jim Kingston
Phone: +61 408 950 652
Mining and Hydraulic Supplies specialise in the development of technical polymers, coupled with the design and manufacture of products that utilise these polymers.
Contact: Steve Wells
Phone: +61 430 869 026
MKA Electrical Design Consultants Pty Ltd (MKA) is an independent, indigenously owned Western Australian company with extensive experience in delivering expert electrical engineering services to...
Contact: Mark Armanasco
Phone: 08 9244 1142
Murdoch University has a range of research capabilities that are translational in nature. Focus is provided through local industry-linked partnerships, as well as international collaborations...
Contact: Professor Chad Hewitt
Phone: +61 8 9360 1655
Nauti-Craft Pty Ltd is a research and development company focused on the design and development of the patented Nauti-Craft marine suspension system.
Contact: Ben Allerton
Phone: +61 408 553 093
Naval Ship Management (NSM) is a leading provider of complete maritime sustainment solutions.
Contact: Brett Peek
Phone: +61 466 478 080
The prime focus of Newton Labs is on the Internet of Things (IoT), machine learning and real-time data analytics for heavy industry applications.
Contact: Simon Vincent
Phone: +61 435 112 224
NGIS Australia has provided government agencies and private enterprises across a broad range of industries with technology strategies and solutions in business operations.
Contact: Richard Bentley
Phone: +61 8 9355 6000
Nihar is a Western Australian owned and operated company, managed by a team of passionate and experienced Engineers. Nihar was established in 2003, with the...
Contact: Matheesha Jayasekera
Our vision is to be a leading electro-technology company operating throughout Australia to deliver installation, maintenance and manufacturing services from inception to replacement.
Contact: Katrina Jacovic
Phone: 08 9434 8901
Noske-Kaeser Marine (ENGIE Axima Australia) provides the expertise to design, manufacture, integrate and commission air conditioning, ventilation, chilled water, refrigeration, CBRN air filtration and fire...
Contact: Wayne Ludewig
Phone: +61 402 364 252
Oil and Gas Solutions is a specialist asset support services provider with our expertise in oil and gas, mining, utilities and infrastructure projects.
Contact: Robert Strickland
Phone: +61 8 9226 2413
Onetide is a 100% Australian owned and operated Engineering Innovation Company. Designing and delivering novel engineering solutions for efficiency and safety optimization across a broad...
Contact: Roy Mitchell
Phone: 0409 366 814
Orbital UAV is a world leader in the design, development and manufacture of propulsion systems and flight critical components for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).
Contact: Todd Alder
Phone: +61 8 9441 2311
Orontide Group Limited is a WA owned and operated company providing specialist engineering, maintenance, fabrication, machining, welding, painting, blasting and preservation services.
Contact: Fazl Bolar Soharab
Phone: +61 8 9236 2573
Oropesa Port Management provides specialist services in the maritime and defence sectors.
Contact: Adam McPhail
Phone: +61 8 6311 2817
Pacific Industrial Company is WA owned and is one of Australia’s leading fabrication and construction organisations with operations covering all aspects of steel fabrication and...
Contact: Adam Cornelius
Phone: +61 8 9410 2566
Pedco Engineering provides metal forming and fabrication/welding services for mild, stainless, exotic steels and alloys.
Contact: Reece Carey
Phone: +61 8 9351 9463
PinnacleQM is a Quality Management and Testing Services organisation delivering advanced testing services and solutions across the Asia-Pacific region.
Contact: Ian Charlton
Phone: +61 425 417 668
The Pixelcase Group is a production studio specialising in the ground-breaking use of virtual reality, live capture 360 production, aerial technology and photogrammetry.
Contact: John Colebrook
Phone: +61 427 573 365
Pozztech Engineering offers manufacturing facilities for carbon steel and exotic materials.
Contact: Joe Vinciguerra
Phone: +61 422 673 780
PQR Quality Solutions is an inspection and quality consulting company which provides technical inspection solutions and inspection staff across the oil and gas, marine, construction...
Contact: Paul Reid
Phone: +61 421 768 388
Precision Technic Defence brings together world leading products to design and deliver custom tactical solutions to the warfighter, and to first responders around the globe.
Contact: Greg Whitehouse
Phone: +61 8 9316 1798
PROFLUID deliver high end customized flow solutions to the Air Force & Navy onshore establishments as well as Ships & Submarines.
Contact: Jerome MONTEIRO
Phone: 08 6102 0312
Protective Cases produces in-house design and the manufacture of cases and foam inserts, and also prototype to large scale production.
Contact: Greg Kippin
Phone: +61 8 6161 0295
Qube is Australia’s largest integrated provider of import and export logistics services, covering the complete supply chain from beginning to end.
Contact: Teneille Semple
R. Stahl Australia designs and manufactures electrical products for the defence, aviation, marine and manufacturing industries.
Contact: John Zagame
Phone: +61 477 295 111
Radlink Communications has years of experience in designing, supplying, installing, commissioning, integrating, supporting and maintaining communications networks.
Contact: Johanne Rodda
Phone: +61 413 005 957
Raytheon Australia is the Australian arm of the Raytheon Company, a major US defence contractor and industrial corporation with core manufacturing concentrations in weapons and...