- Austal launches 30-metre fast patrol craft for Trinidad and Tobago. // Ausmarine;Jun2009, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p17
The article reports on the launch by Austal, an Australian company that specializes in the design and construction of aluminium vessels, of the first of six 30-metre aluminium fast patrol craft vessel being built for the Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard at its Western Australian shipyard. The...
- Seaspan to Add Four 2,500-TEU Ships. // Traffic World;3/20/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 12, p41
The article reports on the megacontainer ship-building contract signed by Seaspan Corp. for vessels from Jiangsu Yangzijiang Shipbuilding company in China.
- Austal's twelfth Defence newbuild commissioned but WA labour is short. // Ausmarine;Oct2007, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p19
The article reports on the plan of shipbuilder Austal to use its newly acquired Margate shipyard near Hobart, Tasmania to supply lucrative military contracts. This in preference to its shipyard in Henderson, Western Australia because of the shortage of skilled labor there. According to the...
- Austal's Malta success. // Asia-Pacific Defence Reporter;Apr2010, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p10
The article reports that shipbuilder Austal Ltd. has completed its first defence contract in Europe.
- Austal Ships. Murrill, Maureen // BRW;11/19/99, Vol. 21 Issue 45, p127
Features the award-winning Australian manufacturing firm, Austal Ships. Recipient of the 1999 `BRW' Alcatel Business Award; Emphasis on vehicle ferries; Profit of the shipbuilder for 1998-1999.
- Tasmanian shipbuilders on the Tamar River prior to 1851. Chambers, Don // Australian Journal of Maritime & Ocean Affairs;Jun2011, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p37
Tasmania's Tamar River provided an unlikely site for the development of a lively shipbuilding industry. Construction of ocean-going ships at Launceston began in the mid-1820s and reached a peak between 1843 and 1851. The names of a number of men are commonly associated with the development of...
- Austal's landmark fourteenth RAN Armidale Class patrol boat named. // Ausmarine;Nov2007, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p21
The article reports on the naming ceremony held for the 14-vessel Armidale Class patrol boat fleet of Australia designed and constructed by Austal. The ceremony was held at Austal's Henderson facility on October 6, 2007. The fleet was officially named Gleneig at the ceremony in recognition of...
- SWATH - CONCERN ATTHETOP. NITSCHKE, STEFAN // Naval Forces;2013, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p57
The article offers information on the advantages of SWATH@A&R patrol boats developed by the company Abeking & Rasmussen Shipyard over the conventional hullforms used by the Latvian Navy. It informs that introduction of the patrol boats has provided more security and cost efficiency for various...
- SHIPS CAN BE TOO BIG. McFee, William // Saturday Evening Post;2/8/1936, Vol. 208 Issue 32, p14
The article focuses on the status of the shipbuilding industry in the U.S. Modern U.S.-made ships such as the Washington and Manhattan were fitted with comfort and civilized equipment and continue to be successful. Ships are built for transatlantic trade, financed by taxpayers for the purpose of...