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The Hon Melissa Price MP
Minister for Defence Industry
Minister for Science and Technology
16 October 2020
As Australia’s Minister for Defence Industry, I am excited to support Naval Group’s efforts to deliver Australia’s Future Submarine Program.
The opening of your new office is the latest chapter in what is a book about Australian jobs and Australian capability.
It reinforces Naval Group’s commitment to Australia’s defence industry and investment in the partnership we share.
I was pleased to visit your Cherbourg site last year and meet young Australian engineers who are gaining world-class experience to bring back home.
The knowledge they gain will enhance the Future Submarine Program and Australia’s growing defence industry; There’s a generation of jobs in our Future Submarine Program.
Today’s opening is a vote of confidence in both Australia’s economy and our growing defence industry.
Congratulations and best wishes to Naval Group, your team in Adelaide and across the world.
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