Originally Posted by Hedge36
Ouch. I'm just reading up on the Collins
boat mess... seems your government runs procurement about as well as our does
Though we really shouldn't derail this fine thread with such nonsense...
You should see our Governments' little effort; I think were just as "world class" as you guys and don't have to stand back for anyone when it comes to fluffing up procurement.
We bought a whole navy and airforce that has tainted corruption stains all over it and elements that are either way over specced or priced.
We 2 submarines that are in dry dock for a few years - one was driven into the pier and the other had its battery pack fried when they plugged it into the wrong mains.
Sorry, back to the whirlybirds