Armidale Class Patrol Boat at Austal Darwin's service facility

Darwin Service Centre

Austal Australia’s Darwin Service Centre is located in the Darwin Port Precinct of the Northern Territory’s capital city. Our local engineering team provides through-life capability management and in-service support to the Armidale Class Patrol Boats operated by the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) and Cape Class Patrol Boats operated by the Australian Border Force (ABF); as well as other visiting defence vessels, oil and gas support vessels and other commercial marine assets operating across Northern Australia.


Austal Australia provides a dedicated team of skilled and experienced technicians servicing customers and their vessels on a 24/7 basis. This service is backed by our fully equipped ISO Quality Assured and Accredited workshop providing great capacity and capability to provide a variety of repairs and maintenance.

Austal Australia has been providing quality service and maintenance support to customers throughout the Northern Australia for many years and has rightfully built a strong reputation for delivering the best People, utmost Safety, highest Quality, greatest Integrity, a focus on Excellence through Teamwork, Ingenuity, Innovation and Service. These principles guide the Austal Australia team and how the company conducts operations in Northern Australia.

Austal Australia’s Darwin Service Centre team provides:-

  • Engineering and Technical Investigations
  • Hydraulic Engineers and technicians
    • Hydraulic Flushing, pressure testing, filtration
  • Hydraulic – Systems Management
  • Fabrication
    • A Grade and DNV Certified Welders - Carbon, SS, CuNi & Aluminium
  • Configuration Management and Control
  • Installations & Commissioning
  • Repair & Maintenance
  • Warehousing
  • Product Spares & Sales
  • Grade A Electrical
  • Marine Plumbing
  • Design Engineers
  • Maintenance Management
  • Condition Monitoring Management


Northern Australia Capability Statement