The GDS Advantage
GDS is a sovereign, veteran-owned company, revolutionising deployed field infrastructure for military personnel to boost mission performance. From hygiene and accommodation to tactical training and secure command centres, GDS is dedicated to enhancing frontline quality of life with rapidly deployable, effective solutions.
A trusted partner of the Australian Defence Force for 25 years, GDS collaborates on major programs, consistently setting new standards in modular, scalable and flexible field infrastructure design, delivery and through-life support.
GDS is a subsidiary of Alkath Group.
Complete Deployable Infrastructure Solutions
Catering & Hygiene Systems
GDS supplies and maintains a range of deployable catering and hygiene systems which are compact, rapidly deployable, and easily transportable. Our capability includes catering, laundry, showers, toilets and multipurpose systems which can be customised to your requirements.
Containerised Shelter Systems
GDS designs and builds specialised containers for Defence, Government Organisations and the Space Industry. All GDS containers are designed and built to your requirements.
Soft Shelter Systems
GDS fabricates a range of state-of-the-art V Series shelters which feature a patented, lightweight folding frame and robust design. The shelters can be interconnected and fitted with GDS lighting, power and climate control systems.
Lighting & Power Kits
GDS designs and builds a range of portable lighting and power distribution systems to meet your requirements. We specialise in customised solutions for general purpose and medical grade lighting and power distribution.
Climate Control Systems
GDS supplies and maintains a range of transportable climate control systems which are engineered for temporary or transportable buildings, tents and ISO containers. Our range is MIL STD 461F compliant (selected models), energy efficient and have been tried and tested in the field.
Proudly Built in Australia
From our head office in South Nowra, NSW, GDS has successfully designed and manufactured a range of products for Defence, Government and the Space Industry over the past 25 years. We have continued to expand our manufacturing capability to include sovereign textiles fabrication, heavy fabrication and lighting & power distribution and now employ over 80 staff members across Australia.
- Dedicated PVC manufacturing facility
- High frequency welder
- CNC Plotter & Cutter
- Automatic pattern sewing machines
Lighting & Power
Why Choose GDS
Join the Adventure
At Alkath Group, we thrive on adventure! We offer a vast range of career opportunities to a diverse range of professionals and backgrounds. We recognise each journey is unique and we strive to support the career path of each of our employees.
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