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Friday, December 9, 2016
Largest Dry Dock in California Arrives at BAE in San Diego
A new 950-foot-long, 55,000-long-ton floating dry dock arrived at BAE Systems’ San Diego shipyard this week, part of the company’s $100 million investment in the yard to service the anticipated increase...
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Royal Navy Orders Two More Offshore Patrol Vessels at BAE Systems in Scotland
The U.K. Ministry of Defence has signed a 287 million pound ($360 million) contract with BAE Systems to build two more Royal Navy Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs) in Scotland. Minister...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
BAE Shouldn’t Get to Build U.K.’s New Frigate, Review Says
By Benjamin Katz (Bloomberg) — BAE Systems Plc’s Scottish dockyards should be excluded from the lead role on a new class of Royal Navy frigate in order to encourage competition and...
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
BAE Systems Lands Contract to Continue Type 26 Combat Ship Work for UK Government
LONDON, March 22 (Reuters) – British defence company BAE Systems has won a 472 million pound ($671 million) contract from the UK government to continue with work to prepare for...
Friday, February 20, 2015
BAE Wins $1.3 Billion Contract to Design Britain’s New ‘Type 26’ Warships
Britain agreed to an 859 million pound ($1.32 billion) contract with BAE Systems on Friday, giving the green light to the British defence company to continue with the next phase of design for a new fleet of warships.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Monday, August 18, 2014
Friday, February 7, 2014
SPOTD: Dockwise’s Blue Marlin Arrives at BAE Systems in Australia
gCaptain reader Andrew Mackinnon sends us the following image today from Port Phillip, Australia of the Boskalis-Dockwise heavy lift vessel Blue Marlin, carrying Australia’s newest, yet incomplete, Canberra-class landing helicopter...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
NTSB: BAE Knew About Poor Mooring Bollards Prior to Carnival Triumph Breaking Free
The National Transportation Safety Board says that BAE Systems knew about the poor condition of multiple mooring bollards at its Mobile shipyard prior to when the Carnival Triumph broke free from the companies Pier K in April 2013, causing almost $3 million in damage.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
BAE Systems to Close Historic Portsmouth Shipyard, Cuts 1,775 Jobs
BAE Systems Plc, Europeâ€™s largest defense company, will cease warship production at the historic Portsmouth site on the English coast and eliminate 1,775 jobs as the focus for naval manufacturing shifts to Scotland.
BAE Systems Cuts 1,775 Jobs And Ends Portsmouth Shipbuilding
Defence contractor BAE Systems plans to lay off 1,775 ship workers across the UK as the biggest warships Britain has ever built near completion with no similar-sized orders on the horizon.
Friday, October 4, 2013
Oceaneering International Taps BAE Systems for New Jones Act Subsea Support Vessel
Houston-based oilfield provider Oceaneering International (NYSE:OII) has commissioned the construction of a Jones Act-qualified subsea support vessel at BAE Systems' Mobile, Alabama shipyard.
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Carnival Sues Over Triumph’s Mooring Break – Report
Carnival Corporation has filed a lawsuit against BAE Systems over the damages sustained by the Carnival Triumph cruise ship after she broke free from her moorings during a strong April storm.
Friday, March 22, 2013
Monday, November 26, 2012
BAE Shipyards to Close One Unlucky Shipyard – Report
LONDON–U.K. defense company BAE Systems PLC (BA.LN) will likely close one of its shipyards, with a decision expected before Christmas, the Sunday Telegraph reports. The report quotes Nigel Whitehead, BAE’s...
Monday, October 15, 2012
Shipyard Photo of The Day – Rolling Out 11,300 Tons of Aircraft Carrier
Workers at BAE Systems on Sunday moved the biggest section of HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH, the first of two new aircraft carriers for the Royal Navy, out of the company’s shipbuilding...
Thursday, September 6, 2012
Friday, August 31, 2012
Duncan, the Latest Type 45 Destroyer Sets out on Sea Trials [IMAGES]
GLASGOW — DUNCAN, the sixth and final Type 45 destroyer built by BAE Systems, set sail today from the company’s Scotstoun shipyard to embark on her first stage of sea...
Monday, August 20, 2012
Royal Navy Offers A Glimpse of Its Future, Unveils Type 26 Warship
The UK’s Ministry of Defence on Monday offered its first look at the basic specification of the UK’s next generation warship, the Type 26 Global Combat Ship. The multi-mission warship,...
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