Note: Where available, the PDF/Word icon below is provided to view the complete and fully formatted document
 Download Current HansardDownload Current Hansard    View Or Save XMLView/Save XML

Previous Fragment    Next Fragment
Wednesday, 10 October 2012
Page: 7930

Defence

(Question No. 2088)


Senator Johnston asked the Minister representing the Minister for Defence, upon notice, on 20 August 2012:

For the period 1 July 2011 to 30 June 2012: (a) What 'First Pass' Project approvals; and (b) What 'Second Pass' approvals have been made?


Senator Bob Carr: The Minister for Defence has provided the following answer to the honourable senator's question:

The tables below provide information on the total 46 project based approvals that have been achieved for the 1 July 2011 to 30 June 2012 period.

Government Approvals Financial Year 2011/12

Summary

 

 

Projects Approved

Total ($m)

01 Jul 11—30 Jun 12

First Pass

11

243

01 Jul 11—30 Jun 12

Second Pass

22

3,843

01 Jul 11—30 Jun 12

Other

13

355

Total

46

4,441

Note: Summary includes 'other' project approvals such as studies, project re-scoping, real cost increases and Capability Technology Demonstrator funding.

 

First Pass Approvals

 

 

Env

No

Ph

Project Title

Date Approved

Total ($m)

AIR

5431

2/3

Fixed Base Air Traffic Management and Control Systems

21-Nov-11

7

AIR

5438

1A

Lead In Fighter Capability Assurance Program

21-Nov-11

43

JP

90

1

ADF Identification Friend or Foe (ADF IFF)

20-Feb-12

16

JP

1770

1

Rapid Environmental Assessment

21-Feb-12

3

JP

2008

5B

Military Satellite Capability—Wideband Terrestrial Infrastructure

29-Aug-11

12

JP

2080

2B.1

Defence Management System Improvement—Personnel Systems Modernisation

26-Jun-12

146

JP

3021

1

Joint Combined Training Capability—Mobile Electronic Warfare Threat Emitter System

15-Dec-11

1

JP

3024

1

Woomera Range Remediation

05-Dec-11

8

LAND

136

1

Land Force Mortar Replacement

21-Feb-12

2

LAND

998

1

Replacement Aviation Fire Trucks

08-Jun-12

2

SEA

1778

1

Deployable MCM—Organic Mine Counter Measures

21-Feb-12

4

Total

11

243

Note: All figures have been rounded. Totals may not match due to rounding.

 

Second Pass Approvals

Env

No

Ph

Project Title

Date Approved

Total ($m)

AIR

8000

2

Battlefield Airlift—Caribou Replacement

16-Apr-12

1,201

AIR

8000

4

Additional C-17 Globemaster

13-Mar-12

270

AIR

9000

5D

Additional Chinooks

23-Nov-11

40

JP

154

3A

Counter IED—Ningaui—HMEE

04-Dec-11

23

JP

154

3A

Counter IED—Ningaui—Full System

05-Dec-11

57

JP

2030

8

Joint Command Support Environment

20-Sep-11

111

JP

2048

3

Amphibious Watercraft Replacement

20-Sep-11

254

JP

2069

2

High Grade Cryptographic Equipment

12-Oct-11

28

JP

2069

2

High Grade Cryptographic Equipment

26-Jun-12

24

JP

2072

2A

Battlespace Communications Systems (Land)

21-Nov-11

450

JP

3027

1

JDAM Enhancements

10-Oct-11

64

JP

3033

1

Interim Maritime Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief Capability

14-Mar-12

130

JP

5408

3

ADF Navigation Warfare (NAVWAR) Capability—Handhelds (Pass 1 of 2)

22-Nov-11

15

LAND

17

1B

Artillery Replacement—Digital Fire Control Systems

05-Dec-11

93

LAND

116

3.2

PMV Production

26-Jun-12

206

LAND

121

5A

Overlander—Field Vehicles and Trailers

29-Aug-11

427

SEA

1352

1

Evolved Sea Sparrow Missiles (ESSM) Upgrade & Inventory Replenishment (Risk Reduction Study)

29-Aug-11

29

SEA

4000

3.2

SM2 Conversion and Upgrade

29-Aug-11

94

 

 

 

4 x Classified Projects

N/A

330

Total

22

3,843

Note: All figures have been rounded. Totals may not match due to rounding.

 

Other Approvals

 

 

 

Env

No

Ph

Project Title

Date Approved

Total ($m)

AIR

5349

3

EA-18G Growler Airborne Electronic Attack Capability (Long Lead Items)

20-Mar-12

20

AIR

5438

1A

Lead In Fighter Capability Assurance Program (Spares buy)

05-Jul-11

3

AIR

7000

2B

Maritime Patrol Aircraft Replacement (Intermediate Pass)

05-Dec-11

95

JP

2070

2

Light Weight Anti-Submarine Torpedo Replacement (release of preserved funds)

05-Dec-11

-

JP

3033

1

Interim Maritime Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief Capability (NPOC)

02-Apr-12

0

LAND

112

4

ASLAV Enhancement Project (Cancellation)

05-Dec-11

-277

LAND

116

3.2

Thales Production (Long Lead Items)

28-Feb-12

16

LAND

121

3B

Field Vehicles & Trailers (Down select decision)

05-Dec-11

-

LAND

121

4

Field Vehicles & Trailers—PMV-L MSA (Intermediate Pass)

05-Dec-11

56

LAND

121

5B

Field Vehicles & Trailers (Bring forward decision)

05-Dec-11

-

LAND

125

3C

Soldier Enhancement Version 2—Lethality (Intermediate pass)

26-Sep-11

13

SEA

1000

1&2

Future Submarine Design and Construction (Initial Consideration)

30-Apr-12

214

SEA

1448

2B

ANZAC Anti-Ship Missile Defence Upgrade—Ships 2-8 (Revised Scope)

21-Nov-11

215

Total

13

355

Notes: All figures have been rounded. Totals may not match due to rounding.

Land 112 Ph 4 - ASLAV—Cancellation of the previously approved second pass project