Australian Industry Capability.


Starting with a small team of five in 2012, A&P Australia rapidly grew to operate a team of over 80 dedicated employees, who offer all facets of a modern Defence sustainment organisation. Services include design and engineering for major platform systems, weapons, communications and specialist mission systems.

A&P built an Australian supply chain of over 300 business all of which uniquely helped to support Choules and wider Australian defence. With this, A&P achieved 90 per cent Australian Industry Content (AIC) which is a great effort for a European built vessel.


Through the combined knowledge and experience of A&P and our supply chain, we deliver:

  • Maintenance planning, scheduling, and execution of;
  • Planned servicing and certification
  • Corrective maintenance and defect rectification
  • Globally supported emergency, remote and running repairs
  • Dockings, their planning, management and superintendency
  • All testing, trials, verification and record keeping

Together, we reinforce the seaworthiness of the Royal Australian Navy.

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