Engineering firm Australian Marine Technology acquired
ThyssenKrupp strengthens presence in Asia/Pacific
With its technical expertise and numerous innovations, ThyssenKrupp is one of the leading global system suppliers for submarines and surface naval vessels, with a shipbuilding tradition that stretches back centuries. To strengthen the company’s presence in the Asia/Pacific region it is now acquiring the Melbourne-based Australian engineering firm Australian Marine Technologies. Australian Marine Technologies (“AMT”) has a wealth of engineering and design expertise in naval shipbuilding and currently employs 31 engineers and draftsmen. In a further step, AMT is to be combined with ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems Australia – a company of the Industrial Solutions business area.