Defence

military-pageBirdon has provided support to the Australian Defence Forces for many years across a range of service offerings.  A selection of our recent Defence projects can be viewed on our Projects page.
BEB
Our extensive range of services to the embodies cradle to grave asset management for the ADF including:

  • Shipbuilding
    • Patrol craft prototype construction
    • Multiple production of new build vessels
    • Specialised marine engineering
    • Specialised marine fabrication
  • In Service Support
    • Defence project management
    • Long term logistics support
    • Configuration management
    • Computerised maintenance management systems
  •  Fleet Maintenance
    • Slipping
    • Repair and refit
    • Total vessel refurbishment
  • Defence Force asset disposal and recycling

In 2014, Birdon also was selected by the US Department of Defense to build up to 374 Bridge Erection Boats, having successfully constructed and delivered three prototype Bridge Erection Boats to the US Army for extensive field testing.