Canada awards destroyer disposal contract

Ontario-based Marine Recycling Corporation has landed a CAD$5.7 million contract for the disposal of former Royal ...

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US Coast Guard orders further 20 response boats

The US Coast Guard has contracted Metal Shark Aluminum Boats for the delivery of further 20 response boats-small II ...

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Russia focusing on "mini-submarine" exports in 2018

Russia’s defense industry agency Rosoboronexport will work with the country’s largest shipbuilding ...

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Future USNS Hershel “Woody” Williams starts sea trials

The US Navy’s Expeditionary Sea Base ship, future USNS Hershel “Woody” Williams (ESB 4), got underway from ...

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Rolls-Royce merges operations, sets up single defense unit

Rolls-Royce announced it is reducing its current five operating businesses to three core units based around civil ...

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Singapore starts construction of two Type 218SG submarines

The Republic of Singapore has started construction of additional two Type 218SG, air-independent propulsion (AIP) ...

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Watch the Royal Navy's HMS Audacious complete first dive

 The Royal Navy’s fourth Astute-class submarine, Audacious, completed her first ever dive last week, ...

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Russia starts serial production of gas turbine engines

Russian gas turbine manufacturer NPO-Saturn is starting serial production of marine gas turbines for use in Russian ...

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Brazil's S40 'Riachuelo' starts move to assembly site

First three sections of the Brazilian Navy’s lead Scorpene submarine, the S40 ‘Riachuelo’, were ...

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Fincantieri teams with Gibbs & Cox, TMS for FFG(X) bid

Fincantieri Marine Group announced it would be teaming with design firm Gibbs & Cox and propulsion systems ...

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Leonardo chosen to lead European OCEAN2020 project

Italian defense company Leonardo was selected to lead the first European Defence Found’s initiative project which ...

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Naval Group, Airbus to work on French Navy helicopter drone

The French defense procurement agency DGA (Direction générale de l’armement) has awarded the Naval Group and Airbus ...

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Nigeria's Homeland receives fourth Damen 3307 patrol vessel

Dutch shipbuilder Damen has delivered the fourth 3307 patrol vessel – Guardian 4 – to Nigerian Homeland ...

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Russia lays keel for sixth Project 22160 patrol ship

Russia’s Zelenodolsk Shipbuilding Plant named after Maksim Gorky is set to hold a keel-laying ceremony for ...

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Fairbanks Morse to deliver main diesel engines for LPD-29

Fairbanks Morse announced it has been awarded a contract to build and deliver the main propulsion diesel engines ...

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GE delivers turbine for milestone 75th DDG-51 destroyer

Marine propulsion producer GE’s Marine Solutions announced it has shipped a LM2500 marine gas turbine propulsion ...

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iXblue to provide navigation systems for French FTI frigates

French shipbuilder Naval Group has selected navigation and positioning systems company iXblue to deliver its Marins ...

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LM contracts Gibbs & Cox for Saudi Navy LCS design work

US defense company Lockheed Martin has contracted naval architecture firm Gibbs & Cox for work on the ...

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ROK Navy contracts eMARINE for ASW simulator maintenance

The Republic of Korea Navy has contracted eMARINE Global for the maintenance of its the anti-submarine war tactical ...

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Saab to showcase its ASW training system to US Navy

Sweden’s defense contractor Saab announced it will be demonstrating its AUV62-AT anti-submarine warfare (ASW) ...

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NAVSEA picks Jensen for workboat design

The US Naval Sea Systems Command has picked a Jensen Maritime Consultants workboat design to be used for the ...

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Babcock announces industry team for Type 31 frigate bid

UK defense contractor Babcock will be leading a team of industry partners in a bid for the Royal Navy’s new ...

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China starts construction of third aircraft carrier: SCMP

Construction works on China’s third aircraft carrier started at a Shangai shipyard in 2017, the South China ...

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Three bidders in play for Poland's Orka submarine program

In an update on its acquisition programs for the Polish Navy, Poland’s defense ministry on December 29 said ...

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