Nigerian Navy Receives French-made Offshore Survey Vessel

April 23, 2024 @ 12:46 PM

The Nigerian Navy officially received an Offshore Survey Vessel (OSV), named the OSV 115, from the French shipyard OCEA SA in Apapa, Lagos, on April 17. This development was initially reported by

Turkish Shipyard Completes 2 Offshore Patrol Vessel Order for Nigeria

April 20, 2024 @ 04:32 AM

Turkeys Dearsan Shipyard launched the second Offshore Patrol Vessel (OPV) for the Nigerian Navy on April 19. Nigeria signed a $125 million contract with Dearsan Shipyard in 2017 for the construction of two Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs), with an option for two additional vessels

Damen Asks Kongsberg to Supply Propeller Systems for Belgian-Dutch ASW Frigates

April 19, 2024 @ 04:01 AM

Damen Naval has awarded Kongsberg Maritime Sweden a contract to supply controllable pitch propellers and shaft lines for four Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) frigates destined for the Netherlands and Belgium. Under the terms of the contract, Kongsberg will provide four sets of its controllable pitch propeller systems, along with associated equipment such...

Indonesia Signs Contract for Two FREMM Frigates with Fincantieri

April 17, 2024 @ 06:24 AM

The Ministry of Defense of Indonesia (Kemhan RI) has signed a contract to acquire two FREMM frigates on Wednesday as part of a strategic modernization effort to protect Indonesian waters. The contract, announced in March 28,

Indian MoD Cancels Fleet Support Ship Design Contract with Turkish Shipyard

April 13, 2024 @ 05:20 PM

The Indian Ministry of Defense has canceled a design consultancy contract with the Turkish company Anadolu Shipyard (TAİS) for five fleet support ships (FSV) and instead decided to build the ships locally at the Hindustan Shipyard Limited (HSL). The first steel-cutting ceremony for the Indian Navy's Fleet Support Ship took place...

Damen Asks Dutch firm to Supply Freshwater Systems for Belgian-Dutch ASW Frigates

April 13, 2024 @ 03:27 AM

Damen Naval will partner with Dutch company Hatenboer-Water on all freshwater systems on board the four Anti-Submarine Warfare Frigates (ASWF) being built for the Netherlands and Belgium. Safe and clean water on board is essential and we look forward to working with Hatenboer-Water, Damen said in a statement

U.S. Navy Receives San Antonio-class Amphibious Transport Dock LPD 29

April 13, 2024 @ 03:00 AM

Huntington Ingalls Industries Ingalls Shipbuilding division delivered the 13th San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock Richard M. McCool Jr

Ukraine Unable to Deploy Two Warships Sold by Britain in War Against...

April 12, 2024 @ 04:01 AM

Ukraine will be unable to deploy two minehunter ships it purchased from the U.K

Kongsberg to Provide Promas Propulsion Systems for New U.S. Coast Guard Vessels...

April 11, 2024 @ 09:13 AM

Austal USA has commissioned Kongsberg Maritime (KONGSBERG) to supply its Promas propulsion system for the latest vessel in the United States Coast Guard's new Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) Heritage Class program. The initial contract involves supplying Kongsberg Maritime equipment for the fifth ship, the Coast Guard Cutter Pickering, which will be constructed by Austal USA at their yard in Mobile, Alabama

Australian Navy Lays Sea Mines for the First Time in 50 Years

April 5, 2024 @ 05:23 AM

The Royal Australian Navy has laid sea mines for the first time in nearly 50 years during Exercise Dugong, a mine warfare and clearance diving activity held from March 4-22. The exercise was designed to test a combined force from Australia, New Zealand, and the U

Chess Dynamics to Provide Surveillance Systems for Australia's Hunter Class Frigates

April 5, 2024 @ 05:11 AM

BAE Systems Maritime Australia has awarded Chess Dynamics a contract to supply its SeaEagle FCEO surveillance systems for the first batch of the Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) Hunter class frigates. The system will provide the RAN with a surveillance capability for the detection, tracking, and identification of surface and air targets as part of the Hunter Class Frigate Program

Hyundai Heavy Bags 4 Warship Order from Peru

April 1, 2024 @ 08:43 AM

South Korean shipbuilder, HD Hyundai Heavy Industries, has announced securing a contract worth $463 million in collaboration with a local shipyard in Peru to construct four warships by 2029. In a