UK Awards £1.3 Billion for Submarine Build


The UK Ministry of Defence awarded Bae System a £1.3 billion contract to build the fifth Astute-class submarine for ...

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U.S. Joins Lawsuit Against Inchcape Services


The United States government announced today that it has joined a lawsuit alleging that Inchcape Shipping Services ...

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USS Thomas Hudner Keel Authenticated

Illustration: USS Michael Murphy (DDG 112)

The keel of the U.S. Navy’s future Arleigh Burke-class destroyer, USS Thomas Hudner (DDG 116), was ...

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RFA Mounts Bay Ready for Sea

mounts bay

RFA Mounts Bay left the Falmouth port and the dock of A&P, a British ship repair and conversion company, after ...

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Lockheed Martin Gets Aegis Contract

Guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93)

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin’s Mission Systems and Training ...

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Civmec to Acquire Forgacs, Aims More Defence Contracts

Civmec to Acquire Forgacs, Aims More Defence Contracts

Civmec, the Australian-based engineering and construction company is looking to acquire the Forgacs name and other ...

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Sixth U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Christened

Ship’s Sponsor Julie Sheehan smashes a bottle of sparkling wine across the bow of the National Security Cutter Munro (WMSL 755)

Ingalls Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, christened USCGC Munro (WMSL 755), the sixth ...

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US Navy’s Next Aircraft Carrier More ...

Gerald R. Ford (CVN78) Photo by Chris Oxley

The first aircraft carrier in the Ford-Class (CVN-78) will be equipped with an on-board liquid oxygen generating ...

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BAE Systems To Upgrade USS Forrest Sherman

BAE Systems To Upgrade USS Forrest Sherman

BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair received a USD 25,2 million contract for modernization works aboard the US ...

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Colombian Navy Acquires Two Subs From Germany

Columbian Navy Acquires Two Subs From Germany

Two submarines left the ThyssenKrupp Shipyard in Kiel, Germany and headed to Colombia, November 11. They are ...

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One More Patrol Vessel Ordered for Italian Navy

One More Patrol Vessel Ordered for Italian Navy2

As part of the Italian Navy’s renewal plan, another Multipurpose Offshore Patrol Ship has been ordered for ...

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US Navy’s Ohio Replacement Platform Moves Ahead

An Ohio-class guided-missile submarine (USS Florida, SSGN 728)

U.S. Navy’s Strategic Systems Programs has awarded Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. – Marine Systems ...

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Australia, Serco Change Terms of Armidale Deal

Armidale-class patrol boat HMAS Bathurst (II)

Australian Government and Serco Group have reached an agreement to amend the terms of the company’s contract ...

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Alion Bags $63M U.S. Navy Contract for Submarine ...

U.S. Navy's Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine

Alion Science and Technology, an engineering and operational solutions firm, announced November 9, that it has been ...

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Saab Aims for Polish Submarine Build

Aerial view of Naval Shipyard S.A.

Defence and security company Saab has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with the Naval Shipyard S.A. in Gdynia, ...

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Thales Bags French Navy’s Simulator Support Contract


Thales, a France based defence technology company, announced it has been chosen by the French Navy to provide ...

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US Navy Names Next Virginia-Class Sub

Virginia-class fast-attack submarine USS North Carolina (SSN 777)

US Navy’s newest of Virginia-class attack submarines SSN 798 will bear the name USS Massachusetts. According ...

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Lockheed Martin Awarded Submarine Sonar Contract

USS Los Angeles (SSN 688)

The U.S. Navy’s Naval Sea Systems Command awarded Lockheed Martin Corp., (MST) a $130m contract to exercise ...

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Lockheed Martin Lays Keel on US Navy’s 15th LCS

Lockheed Martin Authenticates Keel for 15th LCS

The Lockheed Martin team officially laid the keel for the U.S. Navy’s fifteenth Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), the ...

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Royal Navy’s HMS Cattistock Back in Operation

HMS Cattistock with HMS Dauntless in the background.

UK’s Portsmouth-based minehunter, HMS Cattistock returns to service after a major life-extension upgrade. The ...

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USNS Brunswick Ready for Delivery to US Navy

Expeditionary Fast Transport ship (EPF)

US Navy’s new Expeditionary Fast Transport 6 (EPF 6) USNS Brunswick has successfully completed Navy ...

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Sub Krasnodar to Join the Russian Navy’s Fleet

Russian Navy to Get New Sub

New diesel-electric submarine Krasnodar will be put into the service of the Russian Navy on November 5, 2015, with ...

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Royal Navy Starts Building New Base in Bahrain

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond attended the ceremony

UK and the Royal Navy started the construction of a permanent naval base at the Mina Salman Port, Bahrain, on ...

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Northrop Grumman Bags SEWIP B3 Deal

HMS Monmouth Rededication 29th October 2015

Northrop Grumman won a $91.7 million engineering, manufacturing and development (EMD) contract from the U.S. Navy ...

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