Highgate’s next Luncheon is at the WA Club, 12 St Georges Terrace, Perth on Monday 16 July 2018 at 1200 for 1230 hours. Please use the “Luncheon Bookings or Apologies” link at the top of this page to make your booking or send your apology by COB Wednesday 11 July 2018
Our Guest Speaker is Mr Adrian Strang who is General Counsel and Company Secretary of Austal Limited at Henderson. Adrian has been with Austal for 7 years and prior to Austal held legal roles with Macmahon Holdings Limited, Deacons Lawyers and Hunt and Hunt. Adrian studied Arts and Law at the Australian National University.
Austal engages in the designing and construction of customized aluminium commercial and defence vessels. The company operates through the following segments: Australia, USA, and Philippines. The Australia segment manufactures defence vessels for markets worldwide, excluding the USA and provides training and on-going support and maintenance for vessels. The USA segment engages in the manufacturing of aluminium defence vessels for the US Navy and provides training and on-going support and maintenance of these performance vessels for the US Navy. The Philippines segment provides aluminium commercial vessels for global markets excluding the USA. It also offers support to other segments not just manufacturing for external buyers. The company was founded by John Rothwell in 1988 and is headquartered in Henderson.
Adrian will talk about Austal’s service offerings to the marine industry including the ADF.