Outstanding Contribution to Collaborative Partnerships

This DSTG Achievement award recognises an outstanding contribution by a DST Group staff member or team that exemplifies the development of business partnerships/relationships with industry and/or external R&D partners, including universities in delivering a significant achievement. Towers, RMIT and QinetiQ staff were recognised as finalists (runner’s up) in the 2020 DST Achievement Awards as part of […]

Towers Health and Wellbeing Update

Towers has engaged Stotan Group, a Human Performance Consulting organisation who specialise in individual, team and organizational performance, to assist in providing the right support for the Towers team and clients at this time. Stotan work across all aspects of human performance and provide expertise in everything from mental health & wellbeing, to team and individual purpose.

Australian Defence Industry Awards – Finalist

Towers Group was well represented at the recent Australian Defence Industry Awards held in Canberra on 26th September 2019 at the Australian Institute of Sport. Dr Nathan Marks was a finalist in the Scientist of the Year Award for his outstanding work on the pilot power hardware-in-the-loop (PHIL) experimental system at DST Group. The PHIL System […]

Towers Group successful for inclusion to the Defence Services Support (DSS) Panel

Towers has been successful in gaining membership to the DSS Panel for all of the Centers of Expertise (CoE’s). Towers can be engaged across the following discipline areas: Project Management Services, Engineering and Technical Services, Material Logistics Services, Commercial Services, Corporate Performance Services, and Authoring and Writing Services. Towers can support a broad range of […]

Dr Long Nguyen receives Innovation Award

At the recent 2016 Land Forces Event in Adelaide, Dr Long Nguyen was awarded for his research in predicting how polyethelene armour performs under ballistic impacts. Dr Long Nguyen breakthrough Long has completed ground breaking work as part of the Vehicle Survivability group at DSTG – the citation reads: “Ultra-high molecular weight (UHMW) polyethylene fibre-reinforced composite is a new and […]

Towers Group inclusion on ReSET Panel

Towers Group was recently notified of its successful inclusion on the DSTO Research, Scientific, Engineering & Other Technical Services (ReSET) Standing Offer Panel under the following skill categories: AnalysisCommunications EngineeringElectrical/Electronic Engineering and FabricationElectronic Warfare and Radar TechnologiesMaterial ScienceMechanical EngineeringNaval Platform EngineeringStructures and Materials Testing and EngineeringSystems Engineering and AnalysisTrial Management Support This inclusion on the […]

Establishment of New Test Facilities for DST Group

Towers Group managed this multi-million dollar program to support the Defence Science and Technology Group’s research and development activities as part of the Future Submarine Program. Towers Group provided a Project Manager, Project Support Officer and a Mechanical Engineer to undertake a broad range of functions in the management, administrative and technical support to this […]

Capability Definition Documents and Capability Proposals for large Defence projects

Towers Consultants have experience in delivering niche support to progressing large projects within the government approval framework. To date, Towers Consultants have been integral contributors to multiple Department of Defence projects, especially during the needs and requirements phase. Projects include a range of close-hold Special Forces Projects, Land 125 Soldier Systems, Land 53-1BR Night Fighting Equipment, […]