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Defence

Background

Levett Engineering has a long and proud history as one of Australia’s leading precision engineering companies supporting the Australian and International Defence sector*.

Our reputation has been forged through strong leadership and an unwavering commitment to cost, schedule and risk management – this combined with a globally recognised industry quality system AS 9100 rev C & ISO 9001 2008 ensures that our customer’s requirements are always delivered to an exacting standard.

International Spotlight

Levett Engeenering has been involved with numerous high-profile projects, including the Muzzle Velocity Indicator and prototyping of the round-the-corner gun site.

Collins Class Submarines

Our ongoing work with the Collins Class Submarines includes reverse engineering of engine componentry and exotic material component manufacture for the periscope assemblies.

World Class Equipment and Systems

The Levett factory features full Cadcam preparation facilities with the ability to prepare and produce parts using Catia – Edgecam – Powermill  software.  Our high level inspection facilities are fitted with Virtual DMIS software to guarantee parts are consistently accurate and to specification.  Material preparation and treatments are carried out within the scope of the Levett monitored supply chain while surface finishing capabilities include heat treatments and material coatings to achieve end users requirements.   

Levett Engineering supplies components to the following Defence companies:-

  • BAE Systems Global Supplier
  • Department of Defence
  • ASC – Supply Chain defence supplier certificate (referencing compliance)
  • Certified Defence Recognised Supplier (Army, Royal Australian Navy, Air Force) since 2007 (FAR, DFAR & ITAR compliance) 
  • Australian Submarine