Tag: <span>submarine</span>

WA shipbuilder Civmec moves to secure Navy submarine contract

Posted December 14, 2015 20:48:24 WA shipbuilder Civmec has teamed up with a German manufacturing giant to prove it can play a part in constructing Australia’s subsequent fleet of submarines. The Federal Government has announced plans to rebuild the Royal Australian Navy’s vessels and is considering contracts for the subsequent fleet of submarines. The Commonwealth…


Behind the scenes on Japan’s state-of-the-art submarine

Posted December 13, 2015 11:02:03 Till now, the Soryu submarine and its distinctive technologies have been a closely guarded state secret. But the Japanese navy, or the Maritime Self Defence Forces as they are identified, gave North Asia correspondent Matthew Carney an exclusive look at the Soryu at the Yokosuka Naval base on the outskirts…