HMAS Choules

HMAS Choules Bay Class Amphibious Landing Ship Dock

Wet Exhaust Removal Compartment Re-Zoning

A&P Australia

Rubicon Associates were engaged to develop the design for a vessel wet exhaust compartment re-zoning project.

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Leeuwin Class Survey Ship

Leeuwin Class Hydrographic Survey Ship (AGS) – LEEUWIN & MELVILLE

Potable Hot Water & Freshwater Systems Upgrade

BAE Systems

Rubicon Associates completed a review and developed an engineering proposal for the upgrade of the vessel’s potable hot water and freshwater systems.

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Leeuwin Class Hydrographic Survey Ship (AGS) – LEEUWIN & MELVILLE

Low Voltage Upgrades

BAE Systems

Rubicon Associates completed a review and developed an upgrade proposal for the vessel's low voltage power system.

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ANZAC Class Frigate

Onboard Training System (OBTS) Improvement

BAE Systems Australia

Rubicon Associates was contracted to perform detailed structural static and dynamic analysis and provide design change recommendations on the proposed installation of a new onboard training, assessment and qualification system.

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Cape Class Patrol Vessel

Cape Class Patrol Boats

Systems Proposals and Updates


Rubicon Associates worked with Austal to develop proposals for engineering changes across multiple systems, including the navigation systems, hotel services, fire fighting systems and electrical upgrades.  

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Armidale Class Patrol Boat (ACPB)

Remediation Project – Hydraulic Oil Systems Analysis

BMT Design and Technology/ACPB SPO

Rubicon Associates was contracted to assist in reviewing the Hydraulic Oil (HO) cleanliness procedures on board and for developing new process recommendations.

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Huon Class Mine Hunter Coastal (MHC’s)

Feasibility Study for Inergen Firefighting System


Rubicon Associates was contracted to prepare a Feasibility Study Report (FSR) for the RAN to consider whether to progress with the installation of a Water Mist or Inergen Inert Gas Engine Room Firefighting system on the MHC’s.

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Arafura Class – OPV

Toxic Gas Flow CFD Analysis

Capability, Acquisition and Sustainment Group (CASG)

In collaboration with the client, Rubicon Associates undertook a steady-state toxic gas flow Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) analysis. The CFD analysis also provided coarse, steady-state based information about local high levels of turbulence due to flow around objects.

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HMAS Canberra, HMAS Adelaide

LHD Systems Corrosion Survey


Rubicon Associates was engaged to support the client’s Asset Integrity Management System, undertaking independent engineering assessment of seawater system components to ensure ongoing equipment performance and reliability.

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Supply Class, Auxiliary Oiler Replenishment (AOR)

Commonwealth Onsite Representative for the Construction of two AOR Ships

Capability, Acquisition and Sustainment Group (CASG)

Rubicon Associates was selected to provide Program and Product Management Services and Support, which included the placement of a Commonwealth Onsite Representative during the construction of the AORs at the Navantia shipyard in Ferrol, Spain.

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