ASC announces further job cuts as AWD project wraps up

Australian shipbuilder ASC said it is cutting up to 63 jobs as work on the Royal Australian Navy’s Air ...

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L3, Harris merger to create 6th largest defense firm in US

US defense giants Harris Corporation and L3 Technologies, Inc. announced they have agreed to combine in an all ...

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Nammo showcases supercavitating 'Swimmer' ammunition

The Norwegian/Finnish aerospace and defense group Nammo has released video footage of its 30 mm Swimmer (APFSDS-T ...

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Industry team submits proposal for RAN LHD maintenance

An industry team composed of BAE Systems, Atlantic & Peninsula Australia, Saab Australia and Navantia Australia ...

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RAN tests explosive detector prototype at HMAS Coonawara

The Royal Australian Navy tested a maritime version of the Portable Raman Improvised Explosive Detector (PRIED) ...

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Fincantieri, Leonardo agree Orizzonte Sistemi Navali revamp

Italian defense contractors Fincantieri and Leonardo have agreed basic guided guidelines under which their ...

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UK awards £1b in fleet auxiliary ship upkeep contracts

The UK defense ministry announced it has awarded over £1 billion worth of contracts for the maintenance of Royal ...

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Canadian Halifax-class frigates to receive ASW upgrades

The Royal Canadian Navy has given the go-ahead for the Underwater Warfare Suite Upgrade (UWSU) of its Halifax-class ...

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HII wraps up sale of Avondale facility

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) has completed the sale of HII’s Avondale facility to Avondale Marine, a joint ...

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Australia awards BAE Systems first Hunter-class contract

The Australian government announced on October 4 the signing of an interim contract with BAE Systems Australia for ...

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Unique Group to deliver tech for SAS hydrographic newbuilds

Southern African Shipyards has awarded subsea and offshore solution specialist Unique Group a contract to deliver ...

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Ford-class AAG completes turboprop aircraft testing

General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS), the company in charge of delivering the Advanced Arresting Gear ...

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First steel cut for Australian OPVs

Construction works on the Royal Australian Navy’s new generation of offshore patrol vessels officially kicked ...

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Seaspan contracts Hawboldt Industries for JSS deliveries

Canadian shipbuilder Seaspan announced it has awarded Hawboldt Industries two contracts totaling CAD$8 million for ...

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SMIT Salvage lands US Navy marine salvage contract

SMIT Salvage, a Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) subsidiary, has received two five-year marine salvage ...

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US Navy, Lockheed working on AI-controlled 3-D manufacturing

In an effort to fine-tune the 3-D printing process, the US Office of Naval Research and Lockheed Martin have teamed ...

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US Coast Guards awards funds for OPC construction start

Construction of US Coast Guard’s new offshore patrol cutters (OPCs) is officially starting after the service ...

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November launch set as Mexico's POLA nears completion

The Mexican Navy’s Patrulla Oceánica de Largo Alcance (POLA) corvette is now 78 percent complete as the ...

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US Navy awards $9 billion contracts for DDG-51 construction

The US Navy has awarded two contracts totaling over $9 billion for the construction of Flight III configuration ...

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US Navy accepts delivery of future USS South Dakota

Groton-based shipbuilder General Dynamics Electric Boat has delivered the 17th Virginia-class submarine to the US ...

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L3 buys unmanned vessel specialist ASV Global

US defense contractor L3 Technologies announced it has acquired unmanned surface vessel (USV) and autonomous vessel ...

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Naval Group to pitch its OPV90 for Azerbaijani Navy at ADEX

French shipbuilder Naval Group announced it will showcase its Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) 90 at ADEX 2018 ...

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Video: CVN 73 receives new radar tower during RCOH

 US shipbuilder Huntington Ingalls Industries has shared a video of US Navy aircraft carrier USS George Washington ...

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Australia starting upgrade of PNG’s Lombrum Naval Base

Australia is taking further steps to improve regional maritime security with an AUD5 million upgrade of Papua New ...

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