Thursday, June 28, 2018

BAE Wins $25.7 Billion Australian Frigate Contract

June 28 (Reuters) – Britain’s BAE Systems PLC has won a A$35 billion ($25.7 billion) contest to deliver anti-submarine warfare frigates for the Australian navy, the Australian government said on...

June 28, 2018
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Saturday, May 20, 2017

Propulsion Problems Put Australia’s Largest Warships Out of Action

By Harry Pearl SYDNEY, May 20 (Reuters) – Australia is investigating if problems in the propulsion systems of two $1.5 billion warships built by manufacturers from Spain, Germany and Britain...

May 20, 2017
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Friday, November 4, 2016
Type 26 Global Combat Ship mock up
Maritime News

BAE Systems: Construction on UK’s Type 26 Warships to Start Summer 2017

LONDON, Nov 4 (Reuters) – Britain’s BAE Systems said on Friday it had agreed with the UK government that the manufacturing of eight new anti-submarine warships would start in the...

November 4, 2016
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Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Type 26 Global Combat Ship mock up

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...

March 22, 2016
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Monday, August 18, 2014

Portsmouth Shipyard Marks End of An Era

A somber reminder today that naval shipbuilding at BAE Systems’ shipyard in Portsmouth, England is coming to a end as a large section of hull for the second and final Queen Elizabeth-class...

August 18, 2014
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Wednesday, November 6, 2013

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.

November 6, 2013
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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.

October 4, 2013
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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.

June 18, 2013
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Thursday, December 8, 2011
Press Releases

BAE Systems to Provide Communications Networks for New U.S. Navy DDG Destroyers under $37 Million Contract

BAE Systems has received a $37 million contract to design, install and test onboard radio communications and network capability for the U.S. Navy’s new DDG 113 and DDG 114 destroyers....

December 8, 2011
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Thursday, December 1, 2011

World’s Oldest Warship, HMS Victory, to Undergo “Extensive Restoration”

Portsmouth, United Kingdom: HMS Victory, the oldest commissioned warship in the world, will undergo an extensive restoration at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard as part of a £16 million contract with BAE...

December 1, 2011
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Friday, April 8, 2011

U.S. Navy eyeing laser gun mounts

The U.S. Navy is giving defense contractor BAE systems US $2.8 million to demonstrate their Tactical Laser System (TLS) that can be integrated with existing U.S. Navy gun mounts. The...

April 8, 2011
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Monday, February 14, 2011

Shipyard Photos: Royal Navy’s ‘HMS Queen Elizabeth’ under construction

Pictured here is construction of the first of the two new aircraft carriers for the Royal Navy, HMS Queen Elizabeth, as workers at BAE Systems’ Govan yard moved two giant...

February 14, 2011
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Monday, January 10, 2011
Maritime Security Incidents

BAE Systems Develops Non-Lethal Laser to Defend Against Pirate Attacks on Commercial Ships

Bristol, UK: BAE Systems has successfully demonstrated a prototype device that will serve as an effective non-lethal deterrent against pirate attacks on commercial vessels such as oil tankers and container...

January 10, 2011
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