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Victoria, Queensland to battle for $5 billion contract for military factory jobs - ABC Online

Melbourne's former Holden factory would become a plant for high-tech war machines, creating hundreds of jobs, under a bid put forward by a defence manufacturer and backed by the Victorian Government. BAE Systems hopes to build 225 Land 400 AMV35 ...and more »

SA out of contention for $5 billion defence build - InDaily

South Australia's fading hopes to host the $5 billion Land 400 defence project were dashed today, with BAE Systems announcing it would assemble the combat vehicles at the old Holden factory in Victoria if it wins the contract. David Washington ...and more »

Defence contractor to build 225 combat vehicles in Melbourne if it wins $5 billion contract - The Age

Defence contractor BAE Systems will build 225 combat vehicles at the old Holden factory in Melbourne if it wins a $5 billion contract. The company is one of the two short-listed bidders for the AMV35 military vehicles, and BAE Systems has chosen ...and more »

New defence hub will put Victorian manufacturers to work - Manufacturers' Monthly

BAE Systems Australia will build a world-class defence hub in Victoria, consolidating the company's Victorian maritime, aerospace and land businesses into a single facility. The facilities will foster collaboration and innovation, delivering ...and more »

LAND 400 tenderer unveils defence hub location - Defence Connect

Global defence giant BAE Systems has affirmed its LAND 400 proposition, unveiling today the state where it will base its operations. BAE Systems Australia has announced plans to combine its Victorian maritime, aerospace and land businesses into a ...and more »

BAE plans defense hub in Australia - UPI.com

BAE Systems Australia is planning to consolidate its businesses at a specially built center in the State of Victoria. By Richard Tomkins | Aug. 1, 2017 at 1:28 PM. Comments 0 Comments. share with facebook. share with twitter. Comments 0 Comments. A BAE ...and more »

BAE to establish defence hub at Fishermans Bend - Australian Defence Magazine

BAE Systems Australia will build a world class defence hub in Victoria, consolidating the company's Victorian maritime, aerospace and land businesses into a single facility at the long time defence precinct of Fishermans Bend. The company wants the hub ...and more »

Victoria bullish on LAND 400 capabilities - Defence Connect

Victoria's Andrews government has come one step closer to securing the coveted multibillion-dollar LAND 400 contract, with the signing of an agreement with BAE Systems Australia. The Andrews Labor government signed a heads of agreement with BAE Systems ...and more »

Victorian government proposes military vehicle production at old Holden site - CarAdvice

The Victorian state government and defence company BAE Systems want to build a fleet of next-generation military vehicles at the former Holden site in Melbourne's inner-west. Victoria's Andrews government has signed a Heads of Agreement with the ...and more »

BAE Systems proposes Victoria defence hub - IHS Jane's 360

BAE Systems Australia has proposed the establishment of a new “defence hub” in Melbourne if it is successful in meeting the Australian Army's requirement for combat reconnaissance vehicles (CRVs) under the LAND 400 Phase 2. The company said on 1 August ...and more »