UK approves another batch of funding for Successor submarine

A CGI of the next generation submarine, Image: BAE Systems

The UK Ministry of Defence has announced an additional £201 million of funding to support further design work for ...

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US Navy to test new fuel cell energy storage system

Image: Boeing

American-based technology company Boeing has delivered a fuel cell energy storage system to the U.S. Navy for ...

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MARAD awards $1.96 B for US NDRF vessel management

National Defense Reserve Fleet

MARAD, the United States Maritime Administration has awarded a total of $1.96 billion worth of contracts to seven ...

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DCNS picks Dassault Systèmes for software solutions

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French defense contractor DCNS has selected a platform from Dassault Systèmes for the design, engineering, ...

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Germany and the Netherlands sign Joint Support Ship LOI

German minister Ursula von der Leyen, left, and Dutch minister  Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert, right. Image: 2016 Bundeswehr / Kristina Gura/Presse- und Informationszentrum Marine

The Letter of Intent, signed February 4 between the Netherlands and Germany, breaks the ground for the development ...

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US and Royal Navy continue work on submarine systems

US Navy ballistic-missile submarine USS Henry M. Jackson (SSBN 730), Image: US Navy

General Dynamics Mission Systems announced February 2 that the U.S. Navy recently awarded a follow-on, omnibus ...

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Civmec acquires shipbuilding company and facilities

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Australian engineering company Civmec announced February 2 that the company has completed the acquisition of one of ...

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Royal Navy's Type 26 frigate makes another stride

Type 26 Global Combat Ship, Image: Royal Navy

Rolls Royce announced January 1 that the MT30 gas turbine they built for the Royal Navy’s new Type 26 Global ...

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Trinidad and Tobago Navy patrol vessels get new radars

Image: Damen

British navigation and security surveillance systems manufacturer Kelvin Hughes has installed its SharpEye upmast ...

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Chilean Navy orders new Antarctic icebreaking vessel

A rendering of the VARD design for the Antarctic icebreaking vessel, Image: VARD

Vard Marine, a Fincantieri company designing and building specialized vessels, announced Februaury 1 that it has ...

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Kongsberg CCTV systems for Canadian Navy's new patrol ships

Arctic Offshore Patrol Vessel render, Image: Irving Shipbuilding

Kongsberg Maritime announced February 1 that it has been selected by L-3 MAPPS to provide the CCTV system for the ...

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BAE Systems picked for Thai Navy patrol vessel construction

Previously constructed BAE System-design vessel, HTMS Krabi, Image: BAE Systems

British multinational defence company BAE Systems today, January 29, signed a contract with the Thai shipbuilding ...

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US Navy spends another $2 billion for maritime P-8A aircraft

A U.S. Navy P-8A Poseidon aircraft, Image: U.S. Navy

Boeing Co., Seattle, Washington has received an order of around $2.5 billion to deliver another 20 aircraft to the ...

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Royal Navy to receive new navigation radars

HMS Montrose, one of the Type 23 frigates on which the new radars will be mounted. Image: Royal Navy

The Royal Navy will fit new navigation radars to over 60 surface ships, submarines and shore facilities. UK’s ...

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BAE Systems lands USS Anchorage modification contract

USS Anchorage, Image: US Navy

U.S. Navy’s Southwest Regional Maintenance Center, San Diego, California awarded BAE Systems San Diego Ship ...

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Germany not stopping patrol boat export to Saudi Arabia

TNC 35 patrol boat, Image: Lürssen Defence

German naval shipyard Lürssen has started construction of the 15 patrol vessels for Saudi Arabia under the €1.5 ...

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Abu Dhabi Ship Building nets Kuwaiti Navy vessel contract

Illustration: an offshore patrol vessel from ADSB's portfolio, Image: ADSB

Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB), the Middle Eastern provider of construction, repair and refit services for naval, ...

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German Navy receives new unmanned minesweeping vessel

ARCIMS USV, Image: Atlas Elektronik UK

Atlas Elektronik UK, a joint company of ThyssenKrupp and Airbus DS, has delivered an ATLAS Remote Combined ...

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Wärtsilä wins Canadian ice-breaker contract

CCGS Sir William Alexander assisting the US Coast Guard after hurricane Katrina, Image: US Coast Guard

Canadian government has awarded Wärtsilä Canada Inc. a $6.2 million contract for the design and supply of two new ...

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Philippine Navy's first strategic vessel starts sea trials

Image: Philippine Navy

The Philippine Navy announced January 24 that the first of its two newly-built strategic sealift vessels has ...

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US Coast Guard's 'Polar Star' receives new CCTV system

USCGC Polar Star, Image: US Coast Guard

Kongsberg Maritime, a Norwegian technology enterprise, has delivered a new CCTV system to the US Coastguard for its ...

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Croatia to use Saab's coastal surveillance system

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Defence and security company Saab announced January 20 that it will supply a coastal surveillance and border ...

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Danish Navy picks Sonardyne for mine countermeasure sonars

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Danish Defence Acquisition and Logistics Organisation (DALO) has procured imaging sonar technology from maritime ...

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US Navy receives USNS Brunswick

Rollout of USNS Brunswick, Image: Austal

Naval shipbuilder Austal Limited announced January 15 that Expeditionary Fast Transport 6 (EPF 6) was delivered to ...

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