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2016

Local businesses pitch to major defence contractors

21st November

New defence industry grants for WA businesses

7th November

WA defence industry briefed on major naval programs

2nd November

WA's naval defence industry the talk of Europe

27th October

Promoting WA naval shipbuilding and maintenance

26th July

Hola to Western Australia's defence industry

24th July

Facilitating a competitive WA defence supply sector

24th May

Future submarine designer in Perth to talk innovation

24th May

WA ready to take part in $89b defence packages

4th May

Long-term frigate maintenance contract to WA

29th April

Industry capability to benefit from sub contract

26th April

WA wins defence naval shipbuilding contracts

18th April

WA ready to participate in naval defence programs

11th April

Grants support defence and shipbuilding sector

22nd February

2015

WA companies rewarded for innovation

20th November

Money, money, money for innovative businesses

10th August

French submarine delegation visits Perth

7th August

German submarine delegation visits Perth

29th July

Fleeting visit for key submarine delegation

29th May

2015 innovation vouchers awarded

29th April

WA company secures $73m stadium contract

4th March

Taking care of business made easier for WA firms

3rd February

2014

Support grants for metropolitan businesses announced

17th November

Australian Marine Complex celebrates a decade

4th March

2013

Wheatstone's WA job count grows

19th September

108,000 jobs for WA as new report tabled

18th June

$2.5m investment spins $80m and climbing

22nd May

$20m in contracts for local businesses
4th February

2012

Billion flows through Common User Facility at AMC

28th November


Resources industry continues to support WA jobs
28th November

60 new jobs created at Henderson operation
1 November 2012

Funding to boost WA’s best innovators
15 August 2012

New common-use infrastructure for Port Hedland
30 July 2012

5,000 workers needed for Wheatstone
18 July 2012

Leading industry figure to oversee proposed Pilbara infrastructure development
4 June 2012

Off-shore projects benefiting WA businesses
10 May 2012

Work for Landing Helicopter Dock completed at AMC
8 May 2012

Australian Marine Complex welcomes AME
26 April 2012

Help for WA steel sector in tough times
19 April 2012

Recognising excellence in WA industry
18 April 2012

Royalties for Regions funding Pilbara CUF
13 April 2012

Strong take-up of industry assistance
20 March 2012

AMC floating dock lifts biggest super yacht
17 March 2012

Local engineering and design a priority for Government
23 February 2012

$14b local content contracts awarded
14 February 2012

Positive results for Chevron JV
12 February 2012

WA top choice to locate business
2 February 2012

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2011

Local industry participation levels high in WA
29 November 2011

Wheatstone work goes to Aussies
26 September 2011

Western Australian Industry and Export Awards
15 September 2011

Global defence services provider upgrades its Henderson facility
8 September 2011

Industry mission taking WA economic news to Europe
5 September 2011

South Korean delegation visits Western Australia
24 August 2011

WA marine specialist to address industry challenges
23 August 2011

Local industry participation framework makes its mark
23 August 2011

Changes to the State Government’s approach to local industry participation
1 July 2011

$62million win for local industry participation in WA
30 June 2011

Marine-based common user infrastructure would create economic development in the Pilbara
10 June 2011

The Australian Marine Complex welcomes Matrix Composites and Engineering
8 June 2011

Western Trade Coast set to deliver greater economic output and employment opportunities
24 May 2011

Gorgon contract a boost for local manufacturers
23 May 2011

Entries invited for 2011 Industry and Export Awards
3 May 2011

Minister opens new steel manufacturing business at the new Latitude 32 Industry Zone
8 April 2011

New workshop filling fast for successful WA fabrication company
10 March 2011

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2010

New conference centre to boost business at AMC
28 October 2010

Engineering company wins prestigious business award
25 October 2010

Western Australia's new floating dock a world-first
9 February 2010
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2009

Australia’s biggest fabrication hall to provide more than 650 WA jobs
9 December 2009

Civil works commence at the Australian Marine Complex
29 October 2009

Big moves at AMC
1 May 2009

AMC to service Gorgon Project

20 March 2009

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2008

Local business to build Australian Marine Complex transfer wharf
18 July 2008

Major milestone for Australian Marine Complex
18 July 2008

WA fabrication company on the move
25 June 2008

Request for Proposals - opportunity to manage world-class infrastructure
18 June 2008

New facility a boat owner's best friend
9 May 2008

Australia’s first world-class training centre, a boost for booming industries
6 May 2008

AMC welcomes multi-million-dollar submarine facility
2 May 2008

$60 million floating dock at Australian Marine Complex on track
17 January 2008

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2007

Planning for Western Australia's industrial growth
3 December 2007

Australian Marine Complex - a module for success
November 2007

AMC delivers load-out wharf for FMG
October 2007

International oil and gas focus on Western Australia
6 September 2007

Hive of activity at shipbuilding precinct
25 July 2007

Floating dock to boost WA’s marine industry capability
24 July 2007

Lots of action at shipbuilding precinct
24 July 2007

Western Australia backs a winner

20 June 2007

Expansion continues at the Australian Marine Complex

23 May 2007

WA ready to win a bigger slice of lucrative naval shipbuilding pie
2 April 2007

Spanish warship visits Fremantle
2 March 2007

WA shipbuilder launches new patrol boats to protect our waters

17 February 2007

Plans to boost WA super-yacht industry
2 February 2007

Tenders called for floating dock

24 January 2007

Industry invited to help shape WA's largest industrial zone

24 January 2007

Senate report backs local shipbuilding industry
2 January 2007

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2006

$174million upgrade for Australian Marine Complex
15 December 2006

Latitude 32 planned as WA's largest industrial zone
13 December 2006

Boost for reputation of Australian Marine Complex
22 November 2006

Logical Choice' campaign intensifies
4 November 2006

Huge AMC project completed on budget and ahead of time
11 September 2006

Western Australia: The 'logical choice' for building warships
14 July 2006

World's first transportable biodiesel refinery

14 July 2006

Milestone for naval defence company
4 July 2006

Tender shortlist announced for WA's first floating dock
14 June 2006

$17million wharf extension contract awarded

2 June 2006

$11million contract for mobile biofuels plant for AGC
11 April 2006

Fight for naval shipbuilding contracts
2 April 2006

Boost for offshore oil and gas industry
21 March 2006

Australia's first export of oil and gas jacket from WA marine complex
3 February 2006

Docking facilities at last for Western Australia
18 January 2006

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2005

Leading WA innovators on show
16 November 2005

Multi-million dollar expansion to boost local WA industry

8 November 2005

Marine complex wins excellence award
4 November 2005

Multi-billion shipbuilding contract to deliver jobs for WA
31 May 2005

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2004

Premier commits $65million to develop a world-class defence shipbuilding hub
8 December 2004

Landmark defence contract agreement signed by WA and SA

5 December 2004

Multi-million dollar world class training facility for WA

30 November 2004

Latham the only chance for Western Australia to get a $2.2billion share of Gorgon
8 November 2004

Australian Marine Complex land attracts strong buyer interest
14 June 2004

Major jobs summit to boost jobs from oil and gas projects
20 January 2004

Perth to host $150million weapons system upgrade for RAN ANZAC frigates
20 January 2004

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2003

Howard Government should retain the Shipbuilding Innovation Support Scheme
5 December 2003

State signs agreement to create 165 new jobs in defence industry
26 November 2003

Resources sector restoring WA's reputation as the engine-room of national economy
17 September 2003

Australia's biggest construction vessel berths for maintenance at Perth's AMC
16 September 2003

Gallop Government welcomes Austal as preferred tenderer for patrol boats
29 August 2003

Patrol boat contract to come to WA
26 June 2003

US defence giant Raytheon to relocate to WA
16 June 2003

Government's Burrup vision reinforced by Methanex announcement
9 June 2003

Widespread support for WA bid for patrol boat contract
13 May 2003

WaveMaster wins $5million monohull contract for Great Barrier Reef
21 January 2003

Sea Swap to boost local economy
19 January 2003

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2002

WA shipbuilders shortlisted for patrol boat contract
9 December 2002

Australian Marine Complex hands over vessel
17 September 2002

China LNG deal thrusts WA into spotlight in lead up to global energy conference
22 August 2002

Ships Ahoy for WA's latest industrial complex
25 July 2002