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Frontline Australasia Pty. Ltd.

Corporate Profile

Company Information

Company Name
Frontline Australasia Pty. Ltd.
Company ABN/ACN/NZBN
24 073 668 649
Address
55 Letcon Drive, Bangholme, Victoria 3175 Australia
Web Address
www.frontline-aust.com.au

Company Data

Number of Employees
95
Is your company a small to medium enterprise (SME)?
yes
Is your company a product or service orientated business?
product
Does your company currently supply directly to the ADF or Department of Defence?
yes
Does your company currently supply directly to a Defence prime contractor?
yes

Industry and Defence Engagement

Member of an industry group or association

yes

AIDN

Contact Information

Primary Point of Contact

Name
Samuel Rabinovich
Email
srabinovich@ frontline-aust,com.au
Position
Senior Defence Engineer
Telephone
613 9768 4235

Company Capabilities

Company Capability

Company Overview

Frontline Australasia has been founded in 1988 as aerospace machining company supplying to Boeing Australia.
Sinse 1988 Frontline Australasia has been a supplier (manufacturing, import and export) to the Defence Industry.
Production of valves at our premises and distribution of imported is the main business of Frontline Australasia Defence Devision.
We are supplying various types of the valves and associated equipment (drives, strainers, filters etc..) for all mayor ship systems.
As well we have produced :
Helicopter Hanger Doors of ANZAC and Protector Class ships BAE Systems , Australa
Marine Drive System as well as other componets of Military Vehicles, General Dynamic Land Systems, Australa and Canada.
ILS and Through - Life Support are provided to all our customers and the end users.
All items are tested and certified including the witness testing and certification by members of IACS(DNV,Germanischer Lloyd, Lloyd Register) in accordance with the customer specifications.
Defence Sector has made 15-20% of Frontline Australasia business turnover.
Our strategic plan includes the growth of our Defence business.
Frontline Australasia is a part of Abcor group which includes as well Truck and Automotive Divisions.
Frontline Australasia has been distinguished by Victoria Business Award and Victoria Premiers Innovation Company of the Year Award.
Frontline Australasia is located in Bangholme area, 6km to freeway access, 32 km SE of Melbourne CBD, 8000sqm under roof.

Capability
Project Management.
Process and Product Design and Development.
Production of low to high product volume.
CNC and manual milling, turning,drilling, pressing,polishing, lapping, welding, working with various materials including steel, stainless steel, copper and exotic alloys, jigging, precision assembly.
Measuring and product evaluation:CMM measuring laboratory, hydraulic and pneumatic testing equipment, electrical actuators testing rig , gearboxes dynamic testing, macro weld testing program, ADR62/02 static and dynamic testing, SAE-J684 torsional and static testing.
Quality Management System
Warehousing and dispatching facilities, inventory control.
Showcase Capability

Valves and Associated Equipment.

Discriminators
Australian owned company with strong technology and engineering focus.
Australia manufacturing focus.
Developed over the years network of the accredited local and overseas subcontracters.
Proven track record of delivering components and services to mayor ship yards in Australia, New Zealand and Malaysia. Through-Lfe Support to Australia, New Zealand and Malaysian Navies.
All relevant skill sets for production of valves and associated equipment have been developed by training and work experience including training and work experience in Germany at Barthel Armaturen and AUMA Riestar
Secure facility with on site production and testing.

Key Customers

Key customers
Australia Submarine Corporation; Hobart Class Destroyers,Valves and Fittings MIL,ASME/ANSI, DIN/EU specifications
BAE Systems, ANZAC Class Frigates, Valves and Associated Equipment VG, DIN/EU specifications
BAE Systems, Protector Class OPV/IPV, Valves ASMI/ANSI, DIN/EU specifications
BNS Shipyard Malysia, Kedah Class OPV, Valves and Associated Equipment, VG, DIN/EU specifications
RAN,ANZAC Class Frigates, ILS, The Standing Offer forProvision of Goods and Services for the Underwater valves.
NZDF, ANZAC Class Frigates, Protector Class OPV and IPV, ILS
RMN, KEDAH Class OPV, ILS
Key Partners
Barthel Armaturen, Hamburg, Germany; Milwaukee Valve Company, Wisconsin, USA
Alliance Casting, Victoria, Australia; Giltech Precision Casting, Dunedin, New Zealand. Eucaeo Buntmetall, Bremen, Germany.
Abcor, Victoria, Ausralia

Standards and Accreditations

Standards and Accreditations
ISO 9001; ISO14001; ISO/TS16949; ISO/ IES 17025
Letter of Recognized Supplier by Department of Defence Australia

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