Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command (NAVFAC) awarded a $1.7-billion construction project Aug. 13 to expand and reconfigure a dry dock complex at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard (PNSY) in Kittery, Maine, to increase the shipyard's capacity to maintain, modernize, and repair the Navy's attack submarines and return them to the fleet on time.
Tag Archives : NAVSEA
04 Aug 2021
The U.S. Navy has two aging 40+ year old Submarine Tenders, USS Emory S. Land (AS 39) and USS Frank Cable (AS 40). Both are forward-deployed and based at Apra Harbor, Guam. They deploy throughout...
19 Apr 2021
Even before the hull of the first new Constellation-class Frigate (FFG), USS Constellation (FFG 62), is laid, the US Navy is developing a digital platform...
08 Apr 2021
The keel of the future USS Harvey C. Barnum, Jr. (DDG 124) was ceremoniously laid at General Dynamics Bath Iron Works (BIW) shipyard, April 6.
21 Mar 2021
The U.S. Navy’s Office of Naval Research (ONR) has funded the development and the research of an upgrade for the Diver Augmented Vision Display...
31 Oct 2020
The Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) has issued the draft request for proposal (RFP) for the the Large Displacement Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (LDUUV), also known as Snakehead.
05 Sep 2020
The U.S. Navy has awarded contracts totaling $41,985,112 to six companies for Large Unmanned Surface Vessel (LUSV) studies.
17 Aug 2020
In truth, many view the three Zumwalts as expensive U.S. Navy design failures since their ...
16 Jun 2020
The Navy’s next generation landing craft, Ship to Shore Connector (SSC), Land Craft Air Cushion (LCAC) 101, concluded acceptance trials the week of June 8 after successfully completing a series of graded in-port and underway demonstrations for the Navy's Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV).
06 Jun 2020
Ghost Fleet Overlord test vessels continue to inform and accelerate the U.S. Navy’s Large and Medium Unmanned Surface Vessel (USV) programs