Austal hit by cyber attack, extortion attempt

Australian shipbuilder Austal became a victim of a cyber attack and an extortion attempt, the company said ...

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Austal gets $57m long lead contract for 13th US Navy EPF

The US Navy has awarded Austal USA a $57.8 million order to fund the procurement of long lead-time materials for ...

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US Navy names two more littoral combat ships

The US Navy announced the names of further two littoral combat ships (LCS) on October 9. The Secretary of the Navy ...

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Austal gets additional deal for US Navy's LCS service work

USS Charleston

Austal USA, the US subsidiary of the Australian shipbuilder, has been awarded an additional $16.5 million contract ...

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US Navy to christen twenty-second littoral combat ship

The US Navy is set to christen its newest Independence-variant littoral combat ship (LCS), the future USS Kansas ...

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US Navy awards contracts for three littoral combat ships

The US Navy awarded contract modifications for three Fiscal Year (FY) 2018 littoral combat ships on September 18. ...

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Austal to build six 80-meter OPVs for the Philippine Navy

Australian shipbuilder Austal will be delivering six offshore patrol vessels for the Philippine Navy, the company ...

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Austal lays keel for future USNS Puerto Rico (EPF 11)

Shipbuilder Austal has authenticated the keel for the US Navy’s eleventh Spearhead-class Expeditionary Fast ...

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First Guardian-class PPB-R starts sea trials

Australian shipbuilder Austal announced it has started sea trials for the first Guardian-class Pacific Patrol Boat ...

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US Navy LCS 'Charleston' passes acceptance trials

'Charleston' will be the US Navy's ninth Independence-class littoral combat ship

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Trinidad and Tobago to buy two Cape-class patrol boats

Australian shipbuilder Austal announced that the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago government intends to purchase two ...

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Austal USA opens new San Diego operations office

In an effort to expand its business, shipbuilder Austal USA opens a new San Diego operations office.

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Austal gets LCS design services contract

The US defense department has awarded Austal USA a $16.3 million contract modification for littoral combat ship ...

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Austal launches first of 21 Pacific Patrol Boats

Australian shipbuilder Austal on May 30 announced that the first of overall 21 Pacific Patrol Boats was launched ...

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Luerssen, Austal negotiations on OPV build fall through

Australian shipbuilder Austal will not be taking part in the construction of 12 offshore patrol vessels for the ...

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USS Manchester (LCS 14) heads for commissioning site

The future USS Manchester (LCS 14), the newest littoral combat ship (LCS) to be delivered to the US Navy, got ...

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Austal finalizes deal for Timor Leste PPB pair

Australian shipbuilder Austal has finalized the contract for two Guardian-class Pacific Patrol Boats (PPB) to be ...

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Civmec, Luerssen finalize Australian OPV contract

Civmec has been awarded a contract from Luerssen Australia in relation to the SEA1180 Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) ...

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Austal splashes US Navy's tenth EPF

Shipbuilder Austal USA has launched USNS Burlington, the US Navy’s 10th Expeditionary Fast Transport (EPF) ...

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Austal delivers future USS Manchester (LCS 14) to US Navy

The US Navy received its seventh Independence-variant littoral combat ship, the future USS Manchester (LCS 14), in ...

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US Navy to name LCS 30 'USS Canberra'

The US Navy’s next littoral combat ship, the Independence-variant LCS 30, will be named USS Canberra, US ...

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