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
Coast Guard enforces North Korea sanctions in the East China Sea

Coast Guard enforces North Korea sanctions in the East China Sea

The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf pulled into Sasebo March 3 following a deployment in the East China Sea where the crew assisted in United Nations Security Council Resolutions (UNSCR) enforcement against illicit …
Mar 21, 2019 /  Naval
South Africa economy benefits from the building of new navy vessels

South Africa economy benefits from the building of new navy vessels

On Saturday, the 23rd of February 2019, Damen Shipyards Cape Town (DSCT) hosted a keel laying ceremony, marking the start of construction on the first of three Multi-mission Inshore Patrol Vessels (MMIPVs) for the South …
Mar 18, 2019 /  Naval
Rolls-Royce wins contract to supply propulsion package for new Patrol Vessel for Malta

Rolls-Royce wins contract to supply propulsion package for new Patrol Vessel for Malta

Rolls-Royce has secured a contract with Italian shipbuilder Cantiere Navale Vittoria for the supply of a marine propulsion package to a new Offshore Patrol Vessel under construction for the Armed Forces of Malta …
Mar 7, 2019 /  Naval
Fincantieri begins work in Muggiano on the first patrol vessel for Qatar

Fincantieri begins work in Muggiano on the first patrol vessel for Qatar

The steel cutting ceremony of the first patrol vessel (OPV - Offshore Patrol Vessel)ordered to Fincantieri by the Qatari Ministry of Defence within the national naval acquisition programme, took place today at the …
Feb 28, 2019 /  Naval
Chantiers De L’Atlantique and Naval Group to build four naval replenishment tankers for the French Navy

Chantiers De L’Atlantique and Naval Group to build four naval replenishment tankers for the French Navy

The temporary consortium formed by Chantiers de l'Atlantique and Naval Group has been notified of an order for four Logistic Support Ships (LSS) and of their first six years of operational maintenance. This order for the …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Naval
Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded $15.2 Billion Block Contract For Two Ford-Class Aircraft Carriers

Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded $15.2 Billion Block Contract For Two Ford-Class Aircraft Carriers

For the first time in more than three decades, Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division was awarded a multi-ship contract from the U.S. Navy to build two aircraft carriers. The …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Naval