Tag Archives: submarines

OVER £2 BILLION FOR NEXT PHASE OF DREADNOUGHT SUBMARINE BUILD 

30,000 UK jobs supported across the programmeSecuring the future of the UK’s Continuous at Sea DeterrentLargest, most technologically advanced and powerful submarines ever built for the Royal Navy The Ministry of Defence has announced more than £2 billion of further funding for the Dreadnought nuclear deterrent submarines, which are under …

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thyssenkrupp Marine Systems receives largest order in its history

 thyssenkrupp Marine Systems has officially been commissioned to build six identical Type 212CD submarines. The procurement organizations of Norway and Germany signed the corresponding contracts today. Due to the pandemic situation, the ceremony took place on a small scale and virtually; the customers were connected via video conference in Kiel. …

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Fincantieri: 2 New-Generation submarines for the Italian Navy

Today, Fincantieri, one of the world’s leading shipbuilding groups and reference operator in the naval shipbuilding industry, and OCCAR (Organisation Conjointe de Cooperation en matière d’Armement, the international organization for joint armament cooperation) will sign the contract for the construction of 2 new-generation submarines. Such contract, in which Fincantieri will …

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General Atomics awarded contract to develop new propulsion components for ships and submarines

An artist rendering of the future U.S. Navy Columbia-class ballistic missile submarines. (Picture source: U.S. Navy illustration/released)

According to a press release published by General Atomics, General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) announced that it has been awarded a developmental contract by Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division (NSWCCD) to provide manufacturing design drawings, engineering, fabrication, inspection, and assembly of prototype propulsor, shafting and bearing components as well …

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General Atomics from US wins a contract to deliver four MQ-9B SkyGuardian drones to Belgium

According to a contract released by the U.S. DoD (Department of Defense) on August 14, 2020, American company General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc., Poway, California, has been awarded a not-to-exceed $188,866,819 undefinitized contract action for Belgium MQ-9B SkyGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft procurement. This contract provides for four MQ-9B unmanned air …

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Safran awards subcontracts to Australian companies for design of critical subsystems on Australia’s future submarines

 Safran Electronics & Defense Australasia Pty Ltd has recently signed subcontracts with two Australian companies as a part of its commitment to Australian Industry Capability. Acacia Research and Thomas Global Systems will design aspects of critical subsystems for Australia’s Future Submarine Program. In 2019, Safran Electronics & Defense Australasia was …

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DCNS at DSA 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

For almost four centuries, DCNS has been a world leader in naval defence, designing and building submarines and surface ships, developing associated systems and infrastructure, and offering a full range of services to naval bases and shipyards. A close partner of Malaysia, the Group is committed to reinforcing this cooperation …

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