Formed in 1988, SOFRACO is a wholly Australian owned engineering company providing professional engineering consultancy, hands-on engineering and through-life-support services to the defence, marine and infrastructure sectors.

SOFRACO means: Engineering Design, Fabrication, Installation and Project Support

For over 30 years SOFRACO has made significant contributions to:

  • HMAS Success
  • HMAS Tobruk
  • HMA Ships Canberra and Adelaide (LHD Class)
  • LPA Class Amphibious Landing Ships
  • FFG Class Frigates
  • ANZAC Class Frigates
  • DDG Class Guided Missile Destroyers
  • Collins Class Submarines
  • Huon Class Minehunters
  • Rigid-Hulled Inflatable Boats (RHIBs)
  • Oil Rigs, and
  • Numerous Onshore Engineering Projects

The majority of SOFRACO’s business comes from clients who need the full service capabilities that the company offers, namely:

Concept Assessment – Design – Fabrication – Installation – Through Life Support