Garden Island Work Activities
Typical work activities on Garden Island revolve around marine engineering and naval operations. Specifically these include:
  • Ship refits - fitting new parts, upgrading/modernising various aspects of vessels;
  • Ship maintenance - hull and deck blasting, repainting vessels;
  • Fabrication - design, build and fit new components to vessels;
  • Support and infrastructure of operations - fans, generators, cranes, forklifts and trucks;
  • Technical design and planning - designing new or additional equipment for vessels;
  • Refueling and storing - berthing services to enable refueling, storing and permanent berthing for vessels, including foreign war ships;
  • Official Defence and Government business, including ceremonial practices; and
  • Administration of both the Navy and Thales Australia - both organisations have the administrative infrastructure to support their work.
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