Port Everglades Chosen for Commissioning of USS Paul Ignatius

Port Everglades Chosen for Commissioning of USS Paul Ignatius

Broward County’s Port Everglades will host the U.S. Navy’s Commissioning Ceremony of its newest Arleigh Burke-class destroyer, the USS Paul Ignatius, on Saturday, July 27, 2019. Tuesday, the Broward County …
May 23, 2019 /  Naval
Canada’s second Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship structurally assembled at Halifax Shipyard

Canada’s second Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship structurally assembled at Halifax Shipyard

The Royal Canadian Navy's second Arctic and Offshore Patrol Ship (AOPS), the future HMCS Margaret Brooke, is now structurally assembled at Irving Shipbuilding's Halifax Shipyard. On Friday, May 3, the bow section of the …
May 7, 2019 /  Naval
Fourth Irish OPV built to VARD 7 090 Design Commissioned by Irish Naval Services

Fourth Irish OPV built to VARD 7 090 Design Commissioned by Irish Naval Services

The LÉ George Bernard Shaw, Ireland’s fourth P60 class offshore patrol vessel (OPV), built to the VARD 7 090 design, has been officially commissioned. The ship was built by the Babcock Appledore shipyard and …
May 7, 2019 /  Naval
Cammell Laird completes £44Mln RFA Fort Victoria Refit

Cammell Laird completes £44Mln RFA Fort Victoria Refit

Supply ship Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) Fort Victoria, one of the largest vessels operated by the UK Ministry of Defence, has put to sea following the completion of a £44 million refit by Birkenhead-based …
May 7, 2019 /  Naval
US Coast Guard commissions newest FRC in San Diego

US Coast Guard commissions newest FRC in San Diego

The Coast Guard commissioned the newest California-based 154-foot Fast Response Cutter in San Diego, Wednesday. The Coast Guard Cutter Benjamin Bottoms is the fourth Sentinel-Class Fast Response Cutter (FRC) to be …
May 3, 2019 /  Naval
Huntington Ingalls Industries Wins LCS Planning Yard Contract Worth A Potential $931.7Mln

Huntington Ingalls Industries Wins LCS Planning Yard Contract Worth A Potential $931.7Mln

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) announced Wednesday that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded a cost-plus-award-fee contract with a potential total value of $931.7 million for planning yard …
May 3, 2019 /  Naval
New Swedish SIGINT ship launched in Gdynia

New Swedish SIGINT ship launched in Gdynia

Nauta Shiprepair Yard has completed the next milestone in the construction of the Swedish SIGINT ship for the Royal Swedish Navy. Outfitting and equipment installation will take place in Nauta Shiprepair Yard, after …
Apr 19, 2019 /  Naval
Fincantieri Delivers FREMM Frigate “Antonio Marceglia” To The Italian Navy

Fincantieri Delivers FREMM Frigate “Antonio Marceglia” To The Italian Navy

The frigate “Antonio Marceglia” was delivered yesterday to the Italian Navy at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Muggiano (La Spezia). It is the eighth of a series of 10 vessels of the FREMM program – …
Apr 17, 2019 /  Naval
Austal Delivers Second Guardian Class Patrol Boat

Austal Delivers Second Guardian Class Patrol Boat

AUSTAL (ASX: ASB) today announced the on-time delivery of the second Guardian Class Patrol Boat (GCPB) to the Australian Department of Defence and then in a handover ceremony, presented the vessel to the Prime Minister …
Apr 8, 2019 /  Naval
Clydeport hosts ships for major military exercise

Clydeport hosts ships for major military exercise

King George V port in the heart of Glasgow has proved it is ready for anything, with the arrival of 18 warships as part of a major international military exercise. The vessels arrived at the dock, part of Peel …
Apr 2, 2019 /  Naval