Edinburgh Defence Precinct
Located 25 kilometres north of Adelaide’s CBD, the Edinburgh Defence Precinct is a key national research, manufacturing and sustainment hub.
The precinct houses:
- Defence Science and Technology Organisation
- RAAF Base Edinburgh
- new facilities for the 1,100 strong 7RAR Battle Group.
Key industry players are located in the adjacent dedicated defence industry precinct including:
- BAE Systems Australia – the country’s largest defence company
- Lockheed Martin
- Australian Aerospace
- MTU Detroit Diesel
The neighbouring automotive precinct is also home to national and global players such as Johnson Controls, ZF Lemforder, Nobal Metals, Futuris, Cubic Pacific, Tenneco Automotive, Australian Arrow, Dair Plexicor and Chep.
The Edinburgh Defence Precinct offers convenient access to major transport routes with links to the national highway network and port facilities and close proximity to the Adelaide-Darwin rail line. Ideally suited to defence manufacturing companies, a wide range of fully serviced, large allotments are ready for immediate development.