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Media Releases

For all the latest information on Austal’s global operations and activity, we invite you to review these latest Media Releases.

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June 25, 2019
AUSTAL DELIVERS FUTURE USS CINCINNATI (LCS 20) TO U.S. NAVY
   COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT 25 JUNE 2019 AUSTAL (ASX: ASB) is pleased to announce the 10th Independence Class Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) has been delivered to the United States Navy. The future USS Cincinnati (LCS 20) will be the 18th LCS to join the fleet. “This program continues to improve with...
June 24, 2019
AUSTAL DELIVERS THIRD GUARDIAN CLASS PATROL BOAT
  COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT 24 JUNE 2019 AUSTAL (ASX: ASB), today reports the on-time delivery of the third Guardian Class Patrol Boat (GCPB) to the Australian Department of Defence. In a handover ceremony with the Crown Prince of Tonga, His Royal Highness, Prince Tupouto’a ‘Ulukalala, the Commonwealth...
May 22, 2019
AUSTAL PARTNERS WITH FRED. OLSEN, S.A. ON NEXT GENERATION MARINELINK SMART TECHNOLOGY ROLLOUT
  Media release 21 May 2019 AUSTAL (ASX: ASB) and Fred. Olsen, S.A. have partnered for the final testing and rollout of Austal’s next generation MARINELINK-Smart technology. Austal’s MARINELINK is the industry leading technology in integrated monitoring, alarm and control systems for high-speed...
April 29, 2019
AUSTAL DELIVERS SECOND HIGH SPEED CATAMARAN TO BRAVE LINE
  COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT 26 APRIL 2019 Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX: ASB) has today delivered the second of two, 50 metre high-speed catamarans to Brave Line under the Company’s first commercial contract award to a Taiwan enterprise. The Austal-designed catamaran was built at the Company’s...
April 16, 2019
AUSTAL CUTS METAL ON SECOND 118M TRIMARAN FOR FRED. OLSEN EXPRESS
  MEDIA RELEASE 16 APRIL 2019 Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX: ASB) has commenced construction of the second of two 118 metre high-speed passenger trimaran ferries for Fred. Olsen Express in the Company’s Philippines shipyard. The vessel is due to be delivered by the end of 2020 as part of an A$190...
April 7, 2019
AUSTAL DELIVERS SECOND GUARDIAN CLASS PATROL BOAT
COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT 8 APRIL 2019 AUSTAL DELIVERS SECOND GUARDIAN CLASS PATROL BOAT AUSTAL (ASX: ASB) today announced the on-time delivery of the second Guardian Class Patrol Boat (GCPB) to the Australian Department of Defence and then in a handover ceremony, presented the vessel to the Prime...
March 26, 2019
AUSTAL AWARDED A$369 MILLION U.S. NAVY CONTRACT
COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT 26 MARCH 2019 AUSTAL AWARDED A$369 MILLION U.S. NAVY CONTRACT Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX: ASB) has been awarded a new A$369 (US$261,776,539) million contract for two additional Expeditionary Fast Transport Ships (EPF) by the U.S. Navy. The contract award extends the EPF...
March 13, 2019
AUSTAL DELIVERS HIGH SPEED CATAMARAN TO BRAVE LINE
COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT 13 MARCH 2019 AUSTAL DELIVERS HIGH SPEED CATAMARAN TO BRAVE LINE Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX: ASB) has delivered a 50 metre high-speed catamaran to Brave Line under the Company’s first commercial contract award to a Taiwan enterprise. The catamaran is the first of two 550...
February 24, 2019
AUSTAL COMMENCES CONSTRUCTION ON FUTURE USS CANBERRA
MEDIA RELEASE 23 JANUARY 2019 AUSTAL COMMENCES CONSTRUCTION ON FUTURE USS CANBERRA (LCS 30) AUSTAL (ASX: ASB) has celebrated the metal cutting on the Company’s fifteenth Independence-class Littoral Combat Ship (LCS 30), the future USS Canberra. Austal LCS Program Director Dave Growden had the...
February 13, 2019
LCS 20 COMPLETES ACCEPTANCE TRIALS
  COMPANY ANNOUNCEMENT 14 FEBRUARY 2019 AUSTAL (ASX: ASB) today announced its tenth Independence Class Littoral Combat Ship, the future USS Cincinnati (LCS 20) successfully completed acceptance trials in the Gulf of Mexico. Completing acceptance trials is the last significant milestone required by...