MTU Detroit Diesel Australia works closely with the defence sector to provide customised propulsion and power generation solutions, along with life of type logistic support for defence combatants.
Our full range of diesel engines offers power from 75 to 9,000 kW, for use in patrol boats, frigates and other maritime platforms as well as armoured and tactical vehicles. Renowned for their reliability, simple operation, ease of maintenance and low life cycle costs, MTU engines are ideal for defence applications.
MTU Detroit Diesel Australia also provides custom ship automation systems with components for monitoring and control, as well as fully embedded onboard training, and maintenance and battle damage control.
Over 3,000 MTU and Detroit Diesel engines, Allison Transmissions and Sauer Compressors operate within Australia’s Defence Force. This economy of scale has optimised life cycle costs while maintaining fleet availability to meet the specialised requirements of the defence force.
MTU Detroit Diesel Australia understands the complexities of the defence acquisition and logistic support methodology and has a proven track record of providing highly specialised and customised solutions that meet the demands of defence operations.