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  • 2019

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  • Securing NSW prisons

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    A sophisticated electronic security system, designed by Saab Australia will secure a number of New South Wales prisons. Saab’s OneView will manage security, surveillance and facility management functions at Dillwynia Women’s Correctional Centre, Mid North Coast Correctional Centre at Kempsey and the Clarence Correction Centre near Grafton.

    A sophisticated electronic security system, designed by Saab Australia will secure a number of New South Wales prisons. Saab’s OneView will manage security, surveillance and facility management functions at Dillwynia Women’s Correctional Centre, Mid North Coast Correctional Centre at Kempsey and the Clarence Correction Centre near Grafton.

     
  • Rapid growth trajectory creates new jobs

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    The Australian Government’s commitment to modernise Australia's defence and security capabilities has helped Saab Australia secure several long-term projects and grow our workforce. Over the past two years the company has expanded from 350, to 500 employees.

    The Australian Government’s commitment to modernise Australia's defence and security capabilities has helped Saab Australia secure several long-term projects and grow our workforce.

     
  • Bold support for coalition forces

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    Saab engineers joined the Australian Army 16 Regiment, Royal Australian Artillery contingent in Exercise Bold Quest 2019, Finland, for the world’s first deployment of the Giraffe AMB with radar with Mode 5 Identification Friend or Foe (IFF).

    Saab engineers joined the Australian Army 16 Regiment, Royal Australian Artillery contingent in Exercise Bold Quest 2019, Finland, for the world’s first deployment of the Giraffe AMB with radar with Mode 5 Identification Friend or Foe (IFF).

     
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  • In April, Saab Australia signed a contract with the shipbuilder of Australia’s new offshore patrol vessels, to supply the situational awareness system. The system is based on Saab’s 9LV combat management system technology and a new 9LV Next Gen command console is being designed in Australia using a modular concept to simplify future upgrades.

    In April, Saab Australia signed a contract with the shipbuilder of Australia’s new offshore patrol vessels, to supply the situational awareness system. The system is based on Saab’s 9LV combat management system technology and a new 9LV Next Gen combat console will be designed in Australia using a modular concept to simplify future upgrades.

    Image: Royal Australian Navy, ASC, Luerssen Australia

     
  • Marketing and sales general manager

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    Saab Australia welcomes Tony Vonthoff as our new General Manager Sales & Marketing. Tony takes over from Gerard Ogden, who has moved on to become Head of Business Development in Saab’s Asia Pacific organisation.

    Saab Australia welcomes Tony Vonthoff as our new General Manager Sales & Marketing. 

     
  • Saab releases OneView 4

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    Saab Australia has added three major features and boosted overall performance of its OneViewTM physical security management system. In release 4, Saab has included a new remote operation capability, a module for tracking inmates and visual dashboard metrics for measuring performance.

    Saab Australia has added three major features and boosted overall performance of its OneViewTM physical security management system. In release 4, Saab has included a new remote operation capability, a module for tracking inmates and visual dashboard metrics for measuring performance.

     
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  • Accredited Information Security Management Systems

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    Saab Australia has been awarded the coveted ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification after months of continuously working to build and optimise its Information Security Management System (ISMS). The certification supports Saab Australia’s existing defence and security business as well as strong growth into cyber services.

    Saab Australia has been awarded the coveted ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification after months of continuously working to build and optimise its Information Security Management System (ISMS). The certification supports Saab Australia’s existing defence and security business as well as strong growth into cyber services.

     
  • The Clarence Correctional Centre, which will accommodate 1,700 inmates, has the OneViewTM state-of-the-art electronic security system designed by Saab Australia. It has passed factory acceptance testing first time at its designer’s headquarters in Adelaide.

    The electronic security system for Australia’s largest prison under construction has passed factory acceptance testing first time at its designer’s headquarters in Adelaide. The Clarence Correctional Centre, which will accommodate 1,700 inmates, has the OneViewTM state-of-the-art electronic security system designed by Saab Australia.

     
  • Profile: chief engineer Graham Smith

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    From his early interest in aeronautics, Graham Smith has risen to the top of the defence industry, overseeing a diverse set of projects. This professional profile in create magazine chart's Graham's career, to his current position as chief engineer at Saab Australia.

     

    From his early interest in aeronautics, Graham Smith has risen to the top of the defence industry, overseeing a diverse set of projects. This professional profile in create magazine chart's Graham's career, to his current position as chief engineer at Saab Australia.

     
  • 2018

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  • Security boost for childrens' hospital

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    Brisbane's Lady Cilento Children's Hospital received a major security boost with Saab Australia's integrated security system. Saab Australia and Chubb Electronic Security won an ASIAL award for the successful installation.

    The Queensland (formerly Lady Cilento) Children's Hospital received a major security and safety boost with Saab Australia’s award winning integrated security system, installed and managed by Chubb Electronic Security.

     
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