Launch of Cape Class Patrol Boat at Austal Australia shipyard in Henderson, WA

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Austal Australia is a global defence prime contractor and acknowledged world leader in the design and construction of customised defence and commercial vessels, specialising in the development of high performance, aluminium vessels.

Proudly designing and building some of the world’s most iconic ships (including the world’s largest and fastest trimaran passenger ferry), Austal Australia is the centre of defence vessel design and innovation for the Austal Group  and is an established and highly respected provider of sustainment services, globally.

Austal Australia provides vessel design, construction and support services from ship building facilities in Henderson, Western Australia, and service centres in Darwin, Northern Territory and Cairns, Queensland. The company has also established a business development office in Australia’s capital, Canberra.


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