In 1987, Saab set up its Australian headquarters and local company at Technology Park, South Australia to support and develop the defence capability of Australia.Our first contract was building and integrating Australia’s unique combat system for the ANZAC class frigates. Over thirty years, Saab Australia has developed and integrated technology to protect and empower Australia’s Navy, Army and Air Force to keep people and society safe. We also develop solutions for allied nations, civil security and aviation technology with major installations in prisons and airports.
Now employing over 500 Australians, Saab Australia is one of the country’s most respected defence and security system integrators. We lead research and development into Australia’s future combat power and command and control technology for protecting critical infrastructure.
Saab Australia is a subsidiary of the Swedish-based Saab Group which employs some 17,000 people worldwide, generating annual revenues exceeding AUD$4.4 billion. Saab has a ‘thinking edge’ philosophy and culture permeating its world-class facilities, operations and employees on every continent. The organisation is always looking ahead, developing and leading technology to meet the world’s and customers’ changing needs.
Saab Australia also provides a marketing base for Saab operations within Australia; including defence C4I systems, radars, weapons, training, deployable hospitals, security and air traffic management applications. We also provide a link to the extensive global portfolio of Saab’s products and services for military, civil security and aviation applications.
Last updated: 22 October 2019 • 08:25