XKG is an experienced integrator with deep insight and understanding into complex platforms and engineering integration challenges. We have delivered innovation programs and hold a strong understanding of the requirements to move innovation capability into commercially viable systems. XKG has significant experience delivering innovative and functional systems and solutions across the spectrum of engineering services.



  • Submarine Systems
  • Reliability, Availability, Maintainability
  • Naval Architecture
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Maritime Systems
  • Integration Engineering
  • Electronic Warfare Self Protection
  • Electrical, Power
  • Communications Network Engineering
  • Communications Engineering (RF, Tactical)
  • Capability Definition Documents Development
  • Technical Certification
  • Systems Engineering
  • Systems Architecture, Integration
  • System Security
  • Safety Management
  • Testing and Evaluation (including verification and validation)

Case Studies


Defence Innovation Hub – Deployed Micro Grid (DMG)

XKG is the prime contractor, in partnership with Optimal Group and Defence, to develop a Deployed Micro Grid and power generation solution. The Innovation Hub activity will deliver a microturbine power generation technology enhanced by battery power and renewables, supported by a leading edge Energy Management System to provide reliable, scalable, efficient, and secure field power with a low total cost of ownership.


Wedgetail Systems Integration Engineering for Boeing Australia

XKG is providing systems integration engineering for Defence’s Boeing 737-700 aircraft platform and a variety of aircraft control and advanced radar systems, including airborne early warning systems. XKG is currently applying its system engineering expertise to the platform’s advanced open-system architecture with standards-based design for cost-effective integration and add-on flexibility.


Engineering Design Support to SEA1000 Electronic Support Measures Sub-System

XKG supported a major Defence prime, in developing and designing a leading edge maritime Electronic Warfare and Electronic Support Measures System. The prime has recognised XKG’s high-quality and expert engineering and ILS support in preparation of design documentation and proposal for the SEA1000 SEM combat sub-system.


Canberra Class Amphibious Assault Ship (LHD) Platform Strategic Analysis

The project developed a ‘system of systems’ view of ADF Amphibious Warfare capability, engaging within the Joint environment as well as Defence industry. The scope of the study included command and control, surveillance/reconnaissance, logistics, and rotary wing aviation capabilities.