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Irish Navy commissions LÉ George Bernard Shaw

The Irish Navy commissioned its fourth and final P60 class offshore patrol vessel (OPV) LÉ George Bernard Shaw in a ...

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Babcock wraps up overhaul of minehunter HMS Penzance

Royal Navy minehunter HMS Penzance has completed a 10-month overhaul at Babcock’s Rosyth site in Fife, the defense ...

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Babcock nets Royal Navy ship data handling contract

The UK defense ministry has awarded defense contractor Babcock International a configuration management contract ...

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Babcock completes upgrades of Estonian Navy flagship

Estonian Navy minehunter EML Admiral Cowan received a series of upgrades during a dry dock period in Fife, ...

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Babcock opens Portsmouth office for work on RN MSSP contract

UK-based defense contractor Babcock International has opened a new office in Portsmouth in support of its five year ...

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Babcock gets £5m for first QE dry-dock maintenance

The UK defense ministry announced it has awarded Babcock’s Rosyth dockyard a £5 million contract for the ...

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Babcock completes refit of HMS Scott

Babcock’s Rosyth shipbuilders have wrapped up an overhaul of the Royal Navy’s ocean survey vessel HMS ...

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NSM awarded Australian LHD maintenance deal

The Australian government has awarded Naval Ship Management (NSM), a 50/50 joint venture between Babcock and UGL, a ...

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Babcock announces decision to close Appledore shipyard

UK-based engineering services company Babcock on Thursday announced its decision to exit operations at its ...

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Babcock lands RN aircraft carrier training deal extension

Engineering services company Babcock International announced on Wednesday that its Marine Training business signed ...

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Royal Navy tests upgraded Mk.8 gun in Cumbria

The Royal Navy’s upgraded Mk.8 naval gun fired a 4.5” shell out to sea from shore in a recent test at a ...

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Type 23 frigate HMS Kent rejoins fleet after 18-month refit

Royal Navy frigate HMS Kent formally rejoined the fleet in a ceremony on October 5, after undergoing an 18-month ...

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Babcock, RN consolidate training systems support contract

The UK defense ministry has awarded Babcock International a five-year maritime training systems through-life ...

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UK MoD suspends Type 31 frigate program

The UK defense ministry’s project of acquiring “low-cost” Type 31 frigates has been brought to a ...

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Arrowhead 140 design for UK Type 31e frigate revealed

A Babcock-led industry team has officially unveiled the Arrowhead 140 concept as their design for the UK defense ...

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Babcock gets Canadian Victoria-class maintenance contract

UK-based engineering company Babcock has received a £225 million (approx. US$300m) contract for work on the ...

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Irish Navy's fourth offshore patrol vessel enters water

The Irish Navy’s fourth Samuel Beckett-class offshore patrol vessel (OPV), future LÉ George Bernard Shaw, was ...

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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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UGL, Babcock JV lands AU$200m Australian Navy contract

The joint venture team composed of UK defense contractor Babcock and Australia’s UGL has been awarded a new ...

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Babcock, BMT join forces for UK warship construction bids

UK defense contractors Babcock and BMT entered a cooperation agreement under which they will work together on the ...

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DSME contracts Babcock for Chang Bogo III submarine work

South Korean shipbuilder Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering (DSME) has contracted UK defense company ...

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