Bale Defence Industries Pty. Ltd.

2015
Finalist
New South Wales

Bale Defence Industries is a proudly Australian, family owned engineering company dedicated to supporting the Australian Defence Force and its allies. Over the past 36 years, the company has developed a solid reputation for its innovation in design and manufacture of world-class military equipment used in operations all around the globe.

Bale Defence Industries is a proudly Australian, family owned engineering company dedicated to supporting the Australian Defence Force and its allies. Over the past 36 years, the company has developed a solid reputation for its innovation in design and manufacture of world-class military equipment used in operations all around the globe.

At the core of Bale Defence Industries is its highly skilled and adaptive workforce. With the company’s strong commitment to Research and Development and the latest manufacturing technologies at hand, its staff are challenged to think outside the square in developing and optimising innovative design solutions that can directly enhance the capabilities of frontline Australian Defence Force personnel.

The specialised nature of the work and the company’s regional location has led to Bale Defence Industries placing great emphasis on cross-disciplinary and specialist training for its staff which, in many respects, has aided the company in maintaining a competitive edge in design and innovation. The company are also proactive in identifying and fostering young local talent, working closely with technical colleges, schools and group training organisations within the region.