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  • 14 September 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Navy will christen the Joint High Speed Vessel (JHSV) Choctaw County, named for three U.S. counties, located in Mississippi, Alabama and Oklahoma, which share the county’s name, during a ceremony in Mobile, Ala., Sept. 15. Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus will deliver the ceremony’s principal address. Women from Ackerman High School’s class of […]

  • 15 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    Sailors assigned to Underwater Construction Team (UCT) 2, Construction Dive Det. Alpha, completed a recompression chamber inspection and maritime infrastructure assessment of the Pohnpei Harbor and Kapingamarangi Atoll on May 7, as part of Pacific Partnership 2019. The assessment, which began April 16, will help maintain and expand the harbor port in Pohnpei and improve […]

  • 8 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders, Research & Development

    Kraken Robotics has signed a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with the U.S. Navy’s Naval Undersea Warfare Center – Division Newport (NUWCDIVNPT). The CRADA covers the operation of Kraken’s high-speed actively controlled towed Synthetic Aperture Sonar, KATFISH, for multi-mission applications, including mine countermeasures. The CRADA defines a joint research and development relationship between NUWCDIVNPT […]

  • 27 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    U.S. Navy will commission the newest amphibious transport dock, USS Somerset (LPD 25), Saturday, March 1, during an 11 a.m. EST ceremony at Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia. Somerset is named in honor of the courageous passengers of United Airlines Flight 93 that crashed near Shanksville, Pa., in Somerset County during the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Somerset […]

  • 31 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Navy will christen Mobile Landing Platform (MLP) John Glenn Feb. 1, during a 10:00 a.m. PST ceremony in San Diego, Calif. Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert, will deliver the ceremony’s principal address. Lyn Glenn, daughter of John Glenn, will serve as the ship’s sponsor. John Glenn is the second ship of […]

  • 27 February 2014
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Navy released an updated Arctic Roadmap Feb. 24 to prepare naval forces over the next 15 years for operations in the Arctic Ocean. “This updated Navy Arctic Roadmap prepares the U.S. Navy to respond effectively to future contingencies, delineates the Navy’s Arctic leadership role within the Defense Department, and articulates the Navy’s support […]

  • 10 May 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    A U.S. Navy salvage team aboard a contracted vessel has completed its mission supporting search and recovery operations with the Japan Self-Defense Forces (JSDF) after locating debris from the downed Japan Air Self-Defense Force F-35A off the coast of Japan. Working closely with JSDF forces, the salvage team deployed a U.S. Navy remotely operated vehicle, […]

  • 15 August 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    The Naval Surface Warfare Center (Panama City Division) and the team of Northrop Grumman, Battelle, Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII), and Riptide will demonstrate multi-platform autonomy, advanced communications and real-time mission awareness for battlespace preparation in a contested battle space. Aerial, surface and underwater vehicles will demonstrate advanced mission capabilities through a relevant operational scenario while communicating real-time mission performance […]

  • 1 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Navy yesterday awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries a $2.38 billion fixed-price-incentive contract for the detail design and construction of the multipurpose amphibious assault ship Tripoli (LHA 7). The ship will be built at the company’s Ingalls Shipbuilding division. “Large-deck amphibious ship construction is an important component of our business plan, and we are pleased […]

  • 17 May 2016

    The U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has selected BAE Systems to develop an undersea navigation system aimed at enhancing the U.S. Navy’s ability to provide precise, global positioning throughout the ocean basins. The contract will support a program called the Positioning System for Deep Ocean Navigation (POSYDON), which seeks to allow undersea vehicles […]

  • 21 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    The U.S. Navy will christen its newest littoral combat ship, the future USS Jackson (LCS 6) in a ceremony at the Austal USA Shipyard in Mobile, Ala., March 22, at 10 a.m. CDT. Secretary of the U.S Navy Ray Mabus will deliver the principal address at the ceremony, and Dr. Katherine Holmes Cochran will serve […]

  • 3 April 2006

    WASHINGTON: Some members of Congress are questioning the U.S. Navy

  • 20 December 2011
    Business & Finance

    Huntington Ingalls Industries today delivered the company’s sixth amphibious transport dock, San Diego (LPD 22), to the U.S. Navy. The ship was delivered in a brief ceremony at Ingalls Shipbuilding​. “This delivery exemplifies the unique skill and craftsmanship of our shipbuilders,” said Doug Lounsberry, Ingalls Shipbuilding’s vice president and program manager, LPD 17 program. “What […]

  • 17 March 2005

    State-owned China Shipping (Group) Co’s dedicated oil transport arm is close to announcing a 290 mln usd deal for four Suezmax crude tankers from mainland yard Bohai Shipbuilding Heavy Industry, the South China Morning Post reported, citing a source at brokerage Simpson Spence and Young.

  • 24 March 2016

    NOAA and the U.S. Navy have announced the discovery of the USS Conestoga (AT 54) in the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary off San Francisco, 95 years after the Navy seagoing fleet tugboat disappeared with 56 officers and sailors aboard. “After nearly a century of ambiguity and a profound sense of loss, the Conestoga’s disappearance […]

  • 22 May 2012

    The U.S. Navy commissioned the latest San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock ship USS San Diego (LPD 22) during a ceremony in San Diego, May 19. The ship is named for the city of San Diego, principal homeport of the Pacific fleet, and honors the people of “America’s Finest City” and its leaders for their continuous […]

  • 25 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    General Dynamics NASSCO shipyard yesterday delivered USNS Medgar Evers (T-AKE 13) to the U.S. Navy. The ship is named in honor of the slain African-American civil rights leader from Mississippi who served as the state’s first-ever field secretary for the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Construction of the USNS Medgar Evers […]

  • 3 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Austal Limited has been awarded an engineering services contract to support survivability testing on the U.S. Navy’s Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship. The U.S. Navy awarded Austal USA a USD 6,7 million contract modification for the fabrication and assembly of a live fire test module. The contract is in support of the U.S. Navy’s Independence-variant LCS […]

  • 26 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    UUV Aquabotix’s wholly-owned subsidiary Aquabotix Technology Corporation has been granted an award of USD 78,000 in funding from the United States Navy’s Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) to deliver a solution geared towards unexploded ordnance missions for the U.S. Navy. After delivery, the solution will be incorporated into Aquabotix’s SwarmDiver or other unmanned underwater vehicles manufactured by Aquabotix, to support unexploded […]

  • 4 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Raytheon Company has been awarded $35.5 million to provide the U.S. Navy with AN/AQS-20A minehunting sonar systems and equipment. The system leverages advanced sonar technologies to support the Navy’s critical minehunting missions, ensuring safe access and passage for military and civilian vessels on the world’s oceans and waterways. Deployed from the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) […]

  • 6 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Baltimore-based Transoceanic Cable Ship has been awarded an approximately $36-million contract by the U.S. Navy for the time charter services of a cable-laying and repair ship. The contract, awarded by the Navy’s Military Sealift Command, Norfolk, Virginia, contains options, which if exercised, would bring the contract value to some $224 million. According to the U.S. […]

  • 19 October 2018
    Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Alion Science and Technology has received an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) multiple award contract (MAC) from the Department of Navy, Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Newport, Rhode Island. The contract, worth $794 million with all option years, is to develop, build, and support the U.S. Navy Unmanned Undersea Vehicle (UUV) Family of Systems (FoS). The scope of the contract covers systems […]