Navantia Australia Pty Ltd
Australian company specialised in Project Management, Engineering Services and Through Life Support in Shipbuilding, with a significant, indigenous engineering capability gained through participation in AWD, LHD and LLC projects.
Navantia Australia Pty Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Navantia SA, the International Spanish Shipbuilder, is an Australian company that specialises in Project Management, Engineering Services and Through Life Support. It is responsible for marketing these products and services in the Australasian region.
Navantia Australia has gained a significant engineering capability participation in the Air Warfare Destroyer project (AWD), Landing Helicopter Dock Project (LHD) and LHD Landing Craft Project (LLC). This engineering capability covers most of the shipbuilding areas from conceptual design to test and activation activities and in-service support. Its engineering capability provides Navantia with the ability to supply services to the Australian Government and the Australian Defence Industry.
Navantia Australia is also the supplier of the IPMS installed in the Canberra Class LHDs and the Hobart Class AWDs of the Royal Australian Navy, and has been shortlisted for the SEA 5000 program.
Navantia Australia also specialises in Through Life Support (TLS) Services, which are provided by a skilled team of personnel having detailed knowledge of the products and systems to be maintained.
Navantia Australia has a significant commitment to Innovation, working together with Australian Universities to promote and leverage the shipbuilding capabilities of Australia through the development of specific programs to bring new engineers to the shipbuilding domain as a key element in boosting Australian defence industry capabilities.
Created in 2012, Navantia Australia Pty Ltd has a presence in Adelaide, Sydney and Canberra. It currently employs more than 80 people. The Technical Operation Centre in Adelaide is the facility where Navantia Australia has its core engineering capabilities, including for Project Management.
Navantia is committed to develop, implement, keep updated and certify by Accredited External Entities the Quality Management System (QMS, according to standards and/or publications AQAP 2110, 2120, 2210, EN ISO 9001:2008, EN 9100), the Occupational Health and Safety Management (OHSM as per standards OHSAS 18001:2007) and the Environmental Management System (EMS, as per standard ISO 14001:2004).
Managing Director: Francisco Barón
Operations Director: Jorge Filgueira
Senior Commercial and BD Manager: Juan de la Cueva
SEA 5000 Program Manager: Donato Martínez de Rojas