BAE Systems Announces Contracts For Type 26 Frigate

June 5, 2014 @ 11:28 AM

BAE Systems will be joined by six companies in building the new Type 26 frigate for Britain's Royal Navy. The six companies include Babcock, for the ship's air weapons handling system; DCNS for work on the vessel's propulsion shaft lines; GE Energy Power Conversion for the ship's electric propulsion motor and...

Sagatech To Estimate US Navy's Development Of A Mode 5 Military Aviation

May 7, 2014 @ 04:13 PM

Sagetech Corporation announced it has signed a contract with the U.S

DCNS To Showcase Marine Renewable Energy To World Navies At FIDAE 2014

March 25, 2014 @ 10:52 AM

DCNS will present its range of naval solutions at FIDAE 2014 and will use the “opportunity to show its involvement in marine renewable energy, a fast-growing sector in Chile”. Partner of the Chilean Navy for a number of years, DCNS opened a representation office in Santiago two years ago to...

SAIC To Present Three Solutions At DIMDEX 2014

March 25, 2014 @ 08:25 AM

Science Applications International Corporation today announced it will be present three capabilities at DIMDEX 2014 this week in Doha, Qatar. SAICs maritime based technologies and solutions will include the Critical Infrastructure Surveillance and Security Solutions

FREMM Frigate Normandie Completes Third Series Of Sea Trials

March 13, 2014 @ 08:17 AM

The FREMM Normandie returned to port on Saturday 8 March on the DCNS site in Lorient, at the end of its third series of sea trials, according to a DCNS statement. This frigate is the second of the series ordered by the French DGA (General Directorate for Armament) for the...

ThyssenKrupp To Display Various Submarines And Missile systems At Defexpo 2014

February 5, 2014 @ 02:10 PM

ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems will showcase a wide range of submarines, missile systems and naval surface ships at the Defexpo India 2014, New Delhi, from February 6 to 9. The company will exhibit HDW Class 214 submarine, HDW Class 209/1500 submarine, IDAS Missile System, Blohm+Voss Class 124 frigate, Blohm+Voss MEKO A-200 SAN frigate and Kockums FLEXpatrol stealth patrol vessel

From Submarines To C4ISR: Southeast Asian Naval Procurement Continues To Increase

January 27, 2014 @ 10:45 AM

Naval procurement in Southeast Asia continues to grow as countries like Indonesia, Vietnam, Singapore and Thailand forge contracts to better equip their naval forces. Vietnam has recently entered into an agreement with India to receive training for up to 500 submariners

Navantia To Build Turkish Warfare Ships

December 30, 2013 @ 02:22 PM

Navantia and its Turkish partner SEDEF has been selected to design and build an amphibious warfare ship and four landing craft for the Turkish Navy, according to EFE. The contract, which is Navantias first foray into the Turkish market, will provide the shipyards at Fene-Ferrol and San Fernando-Puerto Real with about 800,000 man-hours of work, as well as 50,000-man-hours for its Navantia Systems subsidiary and 28,000 man-hours for Fabrica de Motores engine factory

Cameroon Receives ARESA 2400 CPV Defender And ARESA 2300 Landing Craft

December 13, 2013 @ 08:33 AM

The Cameroonian Navy has taken delivery of two new 24m-long ARESA 2400 CPV Defender and one new 23m-long ARESA 2300 LD Craft to help the force safeguard their maritime domains. Cameroon's Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral Jean Mendoua, commissioned the 23m Aresa 2300 landing craft and two 24m Aresa 2400 CPV Defender patrol boats at the Cameroon Navy Base in Douala on November 21

Polish Navy To Receive New Minesweepers And Patrol Vessel

October 3, 2013 @ 10:06 AM

Poland has placed an order to build three new mine countermeasure ships and complete one long-stalled patrol vessel. Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk, who was present at the signing of the two contracts, said the procurements contribute to safeguarding the future of the Polish Navy

Exelis Wins $42 Million Electronic Warfare Systems Contract

September 23, 2013 @ 02:40 PM

Exelis has signed a five-year contract valued at up to $42 million with the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Crane. Under the agreement, Exelis has the opportunity to provide engineering, logistics and field and repair services for Exelis systems that support a wide range of missions in the surface, airborne, sub-surface, ground, space and cyber domains to the U

Russia Announces Fuel Tanker Bid Worth $90 Million

September 5, 2013 @ 01:13 PM

Russia announces the tender to buy a fuel tanker of worth $90 million with bidding to begin from September 24. The Project 23130 medium-sized tanker will be designed to store and transport fuel as well as dry cargo, and provide support to surface ships and submarines in peace time and in wartime, the Defense Ministrys procurements arm said in a press release