Canadian Coast Guard Selects ABS for Fleetwide Contract

Canadian Coast Guard Selects ABS for Fleetwide Contract

ABS providing class and certification services for the entire Canadian Coast Guard fleet ABS was awarded a contract by the Canadian Coast Guard to provide classification and certification services for an existing fleet …
May 18, 2018 /  Naval
Vigor adds $42.2 million contract award for USS Sampson repairs and alterations

Vigor adds $42.2 million contract award for USS Sampson repairs and alterations

This contract is in addition to the $35 million contract to provide facilities and drydocking support for the USS Sampson awarded in March. Caption: Views from USS Sampson (DDG-102) sea trials, April 24 2007 - Image …
May 15, 2018 /  Naval
Metal Shark delivers new patrol boats to the Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard in Curacao

Metal Shark delivers new patrol boats to the Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard in Curacao

Four new high-speed patrol boats manufactured by Louisiana, USA-based shipbuilder Metal Shark for the Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard (DCCG) have been commissioned on the island of Curacao. The new vessels are the first to …
May 14, 2018 /  Naval
U.S. Coast Guard offloads 6 tons of cocaine in Port Everglades

U.S. Coast Guard offloads 6 tons of cocaine in Port Everglades

The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter James offloaded approximately 6 tons of cocaine, Thursday, in Port Everglades worth an estimated $180 million seized in international waters in the Eastern Pacific Ocean. The drugs …
May 11, 2018 /  Naval
Seaspan Shipyards Celebrates Handover of HMNZS Te Kaha

Seaspan Shipyards Celebrates Handover of HMNZS Te Kaha

Today, Seaspan’s Victoria Shipyards (VSL) celebrated the handover of Her Majesty’s New Zealand Ship (HMNZS) Te Kaha at a ceremony in Victoria, BC. The handover ceremony marks the transfer of care of HMNZS Te …
Apr 27, 2018 /  Naval
Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded Contract for DDG 51-Class Follow Yard Services

Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded Contract for DDG 51-Class Follow Yard Services

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division received a $27 million cost-plus-award fee contract from the U.S. Navy today for follow yard services in the Navy’s USS Arleigh …
Apr 18, 2018 /  Naval
L3 awarded a contract for the Australian Offshore Patrol Vessel Program

L3 awarded a contract for the Australian Offshore Patrol Vessel Program

L3 Technologies (NYSE:LLL) announced Monday (Apr 16) that it has been awarded a contract for the Royal Australian Navy’s (RAN) SEA 1180 Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV). The prime contractor, Luerssen Australia Pty …
Apr 17, 2018 /  Naval
ABS to pilot bow-to-stern Condition-Based Class for U.S. Navy’s MSC

ABS to pilot bow-to-stern Condition-Based Class for U.S. Navy’s MSC

ABS yesterday announced it is engaged in a two-year project with the U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command (MSC) to deliver the industry’s first bow-to-stern Condition-based Class asset management …
Apr 10, 2018 /  Naval
BMT and ARES to Deliver a Further 9 Vessels for the Qatari Coastguard

BMT and ARES to Deliver a Further 9 Vessels for the Qatari Coastguard

BMT and Turkey’s ARES Shipyard (ARES) are proud to announce a new order from the Qatari Coastguard which will include an additional nine vessels.  The order was officially signed during DIMDEX (Doha …
Mar 23, 2018 /  Naval
Austal’s eight littoral combat ship completes acceptance trials for US Navy

Austal’s eight littoral combat ship completes acceptance trials for US Navy

Austal (ASX:ASB) Tuesday announced the eighth Independence-class Littoral Combat Ship, the future USS Tulsa (LCS 16), has successfully completed acceptance trials in the Gulf of Mexico. This is the last significant …
Mar 21, 2018 /  Naval