Incat Crowther Supplying Workboat Design for South African Special Forces

Incat Crowther Supplying Workboat Design for South African Special Forces

Incat Crowther announced earlier today a design contract with Cape Town-based shipbuilder Veecraft Marine for the supply of a 20m monohull workboat for the South African National Defense Force. The vessel will be tasked …
Sep 18, 2018 /  Naval
Halifax Shipyard launches Canada’s lead Arctic and Offshore Patrol Vessel

Halifax Shipyard launches Canada’s lead Arctic and Offshore Patrol Vessel

Canada’s lead Arctic and Offshore Patrol Vessel the future HMCS Harry DeWolf, was launched Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, marking a significant milestone for the National Shipbuilding Strategy (NSS) and the …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Naval
HMCS Montreal arrives at Halifax Shipyard for docking work period

HMCS Montreal arrives at Halifax Shipyard for docking work period

The Royal Canadian Navy’s Halifax-class frigate, Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Montreal, arrived at Halifax Shipyard Monday for a 53-week docking work period (DWP) that includes routine maintenance and …
Aug 15, 2018 /  Naval
Damen Marine Components to supply Chilean Navy for ANTARCTIC I project

Damen Marine Components to supply Chilean Navy for ANTARCTIC I project

Damen Marine Components has won a contract to supply steering gear, rudders and stern tube parts for an Antarctic Research vessel of the Chilean Navy, under LRS -Polar 5 Class notation. The contract was awarded by ASMAR …
Aug 8, 2018 /  Naval
LMG Marin to design the Jan Mayen Class Coast Guard Vessels

LMG Marin to design the Jan Mayen Class Coast Guard Vessels

LMG Marin announced on Tuesday that the Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency (NDMA) has placed an order for a series of three Jan Mayen Class Coast Guard vessels of LMG Marin design. The ships will be built by VARD …
Jun 28, 2018 /  Naval
VARD secures contract for three Coast Guard Vessels for the Norwegian Materiel Agency

VARD secures contract for three Coast Guard Vessels for the Norwegian Materiel Agency

VARD announced earlier today a new contract for the construction of three coast guard vessels for the Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency (NDMA) in Norway. The value of the contract exceeds NOK 5 billion. The Norwegian …
Jun 25, 2018 /  Naval
Seaspan Shipyards and Shipbuilding Partners Celebrate Start of Construction on Canada’s Joint Support Ships

Seaspan Shipyards and Shipbuilding Partners Celebrate Start of Construction on Canada’s Joint Support Ships

Friday (June 15, 2018), joined by representatives from industry and government, Seaspan Shipyards (Seaspan) celebrated the start of construction on the first Joint Support Ship (JSS) for the Royal Canadian Navy …
Jun 18, 2018 /  Naval
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