The sale of ADI Limited

The sale of ADI Limited

16 February 2000

© Commonwealth of Australia 2000
ISBN 0 642 71053 8

View the report as a single document - (PDF 578KB)

View the report as separate downloadable parts:

Membership of the Committee (PDF 74KB)
Terms of Reference (PDF 100KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 100KB)

Establishment of Inquiry
Conduct of the Inquiry

Chapter 2 - The Sale Process (PDF 194KB)

Preparation for Sale of ADI Limited
Sale Process
The integrity of the sale process
The length of the sale process
The price & the value
ADI staff

Chapter 3 - The Australian Submarine Corporation and the Sale of ADI (PDF 125KB)

Exclusion of the Australian Submarine Corporation (ASC)
SECA’s interest in the ASC
Alleged interest by Electric Boat in the ASC

Chapter 4 - Industry issues arising from the ADI Sale (PDF 161KB)

Foreign Investment in ADI
Safeguarding intellectual property
Access to global markets
Access to technology and research and development

Chapter 5 - Structure of the Australian Defence Industry (PDF 119KB)

Industry comments

Appendix 1 - List of submissions (PDF 69KB)
Appendix 2 - List of witnesses who appeared before the Committee at public hearings (PDF 70KB)
Appendix 3 - Information on superannuation which was provided to Oasito by the Commonwealth superannuation group, Department of Finance and Administration (PDF 326KB)

For further information, contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3538
Fax: +61 2 6277 5818