Wednesday, January 29, 2020
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Maritime News

German Naval Yards Kiel Challenges Germany’s Massive MKS 180 Contract Award

German Naval Yards Kiel is formally challenging the German government’s decision to award Netherlands-based Damen with the contract to construct the German Navy’s next-generation warships. The German government announced its...

January 29, 2020
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Tuesday, January 14, 2020
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Interesting

Dutch Shipbuilder Damen Wins MKS 180 Frigate Contract from Germany

The German government has selected Dutch shipbuilding group Damen as the main contractor in the construction of at least four multi-purpose combat frigates for the German Navy. The MKS 180...

January 14, 2020
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Monday, September 17, 2018
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Maritime News

Cybersecurity and Training Needs Inflate Cost of Germany’s MKS 180 Warships Even More

BERLIN, Sept 17 (Reuters) – A need for more cybersecurity features and plans for a training facility have driven up the projected cost of Germany’s new multi-purpose MKS 180 warship...

September 17, 2018
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Tuesday, April 25, 2017
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Maritime News

Germany to Boost Naval Spending Under $4.3 Billion Warship Plan

By Birgit Jennen and Rainer Buergin (Bloomberg) — Germany plans to spend an extra 525 million euros ($572 million) to boost the capabilities of a new class of combat ships...

April 25, 2017
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Monday, February 13, 2017
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News

Germany to Buy Six MKS Multi-Role Warships – Ministry

BERLIN, Feb 13 (Reuters) – German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen has decided to buy six MKS-180 multi-role warships instead of putting off a decision on two of those...

February 13, 2017
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Thursday, January 26, 2017
Maritime News

Germany to Skip Tender for 1.5 Billion Euro Warship Purchase

BERLIN, Jan 26 (Reuters) – The German Defence Ministry on Thursday said it would skip an open tender for the planned purchase of five more corvettes valued at 1.5 billion...

January 26, 2017
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Tuesday, October 11, 2016
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Maritime News

Contract for $4.5 Billion German Multi-Role Warships Delayed

BERLIN, Oct 11 (Reuters) – A tender worth around 4 billion euros ($4.5 billion) for four warships for the German navy has been delayed by around six months to ensure...

October 11, 2016
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