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France’s DCNS wins Australian submarine contract

APRIL 25, 2016 — Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has announced that France’s DCNS Group has been awarded a A$50 billion ($39 billion) contract to construct 12 submarines, beating bids from Germany’s

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Minister paddles away from “canoe” comment

NOVEMBER 26, 2014 — Australian Defense Minister Senator David Johnston was today paddling away from his comment that he wouldn’t trust Government owned shipbuilder ASC (formerly Australian Submarine Corporation) “to build a

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ASC chief steps down

JULY 16, 2015 — Steve Ludlam is stepping down as Managing Director of Australian shipbuilder ASC. Wholly owned by the Government of Australia and founded as Australian Submarine Corporation, the company is