BAE Systems picks 14 companies for Type 26 construction

BAE Systems has announced the selection of further 14 companies for work on the UK’s future Type 26 Global ...

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Multi-billion deal: Royal Navy orders three new Type 26 ...

The first of the Royal Navy’s next-generation frigates will be laid down before the month is out after a £3.7 ...

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BAE Systems contracts BKSV for Type 26 noise management

The prime contractor for the construction of Royal Navy’s new Type 26 frigates has contracted Brüel & ...

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Work starts on super-quiet gearboxes for UK's Type 26 GCS

David Brown Santasalo, a 150 years old gearbox manufacturer, has started work on gearboxes for the Royal ...

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BAE Systems hands out more Type 26 supply contracts

British shipbuilder BAE Systems announced Wednesday that it has awarded further manufacturing equipment contracts ...

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UK's low escort fleet could shrink even further, report says

A UK Defence Committee Report has said that the Ministry of Defence will have to devise a sound plan for replacing ...

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UK finally starting work on Type 26 frigates

UK’s Defence Secretary announced on Friday that first steel for the Royal Navy’s new Type 26 frigates ...

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Royal Navy awards 10 year combat system integration contract

BAE Systems announced Monday that it has signed a ten-and-a-half-year contract extension to provide combat systems ...

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Australian companies get opportunity to join Type 26 program

Australian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will have the opportunity to enter the supply chain for the ...

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BAE told to refine Type 26 design for Australian frigates

The Australian government has awarded BAE Systems a contract to further refine its design of the Type 26 Global ...

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No construction start in sight for UK's Type 26 frigate

While the construction start of the Royal Navy’s Type 26 frigate was set for 2016, the Ministry of Defence ...

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Rolls Royce to build diesel generators for Type 26 frigates

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BAE Systems, the company responsible for UK’s Type 26 Global Combat Ship program, has awarded an equipment ...

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UK provides added funds for Type 26 global combat ship

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Adhering to last year’s Strategic Defence and Security Review, the UK Ministry of Defence on March 22 awarded ...

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Royal Navy's Type 26 frigate makes another stride

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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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Video: Royal Navy’s Type 26 Designs Revealed

New images and video of what the British Navy’s Type 26 “Global Combat Ship” will look like have gone on show ...

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BAE Systems to Equip Type 26 Frigates with Weapons

Defence firm BAE has been selected by Whitehall to provide the Type 26 frigates with its 5in Mk 45 Mod 4 gun – a ...

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Rolls-Royce to Power Royal Navy’s New Type 26 Vessels

Rolls-Royce has signed a contract to supply the MT30 gas turbine packages for the first three Type 26 Global Combat ...

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UK Invests Big in Future Type 26 Warship

UK’s Prime Minister David Cameron has today announced a major boost to the UK’s shipbuilding industry as the ...

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Babcock Starts Work on Type 26 AWHS Design

Babcock has begun work on the first phase of the contract to design and supply the Air Weapons Handling System ...

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GE to Propel UK Navy’s Type 26 Vessels

Today’s frigates operate in the most challenging of circumstances. Whether they are fending off enemy submarines, ...

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Design Contracts for Type 26 Global Combat Ship Announced

BAE Systems has announced new design contracts for the Type 26 Global Combat Ship, which will play a vital role in ...

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