A Government-backed Defence Solutions Centre, which will develop technologies for the global defence market, will be built in Farnborough, the Prime Minister will say.
David Cameron is expected to also announce:
- The launching of a £4 million UK Centre Maritime Intelligent Systems based in Portsmouth.
- The Government hopes to bring together industry and the Local Enterprise Partnership to develop cutting-edge naval technology, such as autonomous unmanned boats.
- Building skills for the future through a new Defence Apprenticeship Trailblazer to attract new graduates to the Industry as well as up-skilling the existing workforce.
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