Engineering Governance, Design and Development

The Expertise To Get Your Project Off The Ground

Bastion Defence provides program management and project management that helps organisations to reduce costs, improve schedule adherence, optimise resource utilisation and enhance the quality of projects.

Defence and Maritime Program Management Experts

Bastion Defence Consulting is an engineering consultancy that provides governance, design and development services to the defence and maritime industries. Our team of engineers are highly experienced in a variety of disciplines, including mechanical, electrical and software engineering. We also have a strong understanding of the defence sector and are familiar with the challenges that our clients face. We use the latest tools and methods to deliver our services, including DOORs, CAMEO and CATIA No Magic. These tools allow us to quickly and accurately understand our client’s requirements, identify potential risks and develop realistic solutions.

Bastion Defence Consulting is committed to providing our clients with the highest standard of service possible. If you are looking for an engineering consultancy that can provide you with expert guidance and support, then please contact us today. We would be happy to discuss your specific needs and provide you with a proposal outlining our services.

Bastion Defence Consulting Australia


Bastion Defence Consulting is a leading provider of design services for engineering governance, design and development. Our team of highly skilled engineers are experienced in all aspects of engineering design and development and can provide support at all stages of the project lifecycle. Bastion provides a holistic design service, where it couples System and detailed designs together for a complete solution. Bastion Defence Consulting is committed to providing the highest standards of service, and our team will work closely with you to ensure that your project is delivered on time and to budget.

Engineering Change Management

Bastion Defence Consulting offers a comprehensive suite of Engineering Change Management (ECM) services to support our clients’ engineering governance, design and development processes. Our ECM services are designed to streamline the management of engineering changes, ensuring that they are properly documented, assessed and implemented in a timely and effective manner. Bastion’s ECM services include change management planning, change control procedures, impact analysis, risk assessment and mitigation, documentation control, training and communication. We also offer support for the implementation of engineering changes, including project management, configuration management and quality assurance.

Engineering Management Framework Development, Audit and Remediation

Bastion Defence Consulting has extensive experience in the development, audit and remediation of engineering management frameworks. We have worked with a number of clients in the development of their engineering management framework.

Platform Integration

Bastion Defence Consulting has extensive experience in platform integration for engineering governance, design and development. We understand the challenges and complexities involved in integrating different technologies and systems, and our team has the skills and knowledge to deliver successful outcomes. We work closely with our clients to understand their specific needs and requirements, and we tailor our approach to each project. Our platform integration services can provide benefits such as improved efficiency, reduced costs, and enhanced security.

Training, Mentoring and Upskilling

Bastion Defence Consulting has a team of experienced engineers who can assist your organisation in improving its engineering capability. Bastion Defence Consulting offers a range of services including training on engineering processes and tools, mentoring of engineering teams, and upskilling of engineering managers.

Systems Engineering

We have a team of very experienced Systems Engineers that have been on major Defence Programs involving all lifecycle phases of Systems Engineering. A complete lifecycle experience from Capability Development, System/Subsystem Design to delivery/acceptance of Program outcomes for both Aquisition and Support Programs, allows Bastion to provide a holistic Systems approach and anticipating any potential downstream issues.

Nuclear Engineering

Bastion Defence Consulting are able to offer Nuclear skilled and technically experienced personnel capable of providing support and leadership to Nuclear Safety Case development, nuclear operations, maintenance, repair and safety case management.

With a focus on establishing sovereign nuclear skilled capability our Australia based consultants have experience in the following areas:

– PWR commisioning,
– Safety Case Development,
– Safety Case management,
– Nuclear Repairs,
– Establishing a Nuclear Safety Case Culture / ‘The nuclear mindset’
– Hazardous nuclear waste management,
– HAZOP, HAZID, FMECA disciplines in support of Safety Cases,
– Nuclear Facility management,
– Nuclear infrastructure safety committees,
– Regulatory compliance and liaison,
– Independent Peer Review,
– Nuclear reactor operations and maintenance.

In addition to our Australian based team, Bastion Defence Consulting have established a Nuclear Technical Support Network adding capacity and further specialist nuclear skillsets enabling Bastion to offer one stop solution to Australian nuclear projects.

Our Engineering Governance Projects.

Since winning our first contracts in 2018, Bastion has grown to over 30 employees. We have accomplished this growth in partnership with each and every employee whom we recognise as being responsible for this success in the value they bring every day. We encourage interaction and team building through our corporate events held at the local and national level. Check out our latest Engineering Governance projects below.

Bastion Defence Consulting Business

What Our Clients Say About Us.

Bastion’s clients know we are a company you can trust. Bastion’s consultants are carefully selected to ensure alignment with our values. Specifically placing our client’s needs before our own and ensuring that business development does not interfere with delivering outcomes. We let our work do the talking.


“Particularly impressed by the ability of Bastion to decompose complex problems into manageable deliverables”


“What you see is what you get”


“Bastion listens to and understands our requirements”


“We know if we engage Bastion personnel we can expect high quality consultants to provide the outcomes we need”