Capability

 

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.

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.