Babcock, the aerospace, defence and security company, was joined by UK Secretary of State for Defence and Shipbuilding Tsar, Rt Hon Ben Wallace MP to cut the first steel for the first of the Royal Navy’s five new Type 31 frigates, HMS VENTURER.
Tag Archives : Shipbuilding
27 Aug 2021
Indonesian shipbuilder DRU Shipyards (PT Daya Radar Utama DRU) cut steel for two new Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV) for the Indonesian Navy (TNI AL). The ceremony took place on 26 August 2021 in Lampung (island of Sumatra).
25 Aug 2021
Incat Crowther is pleased to announce that construction is well underway on a 42m Patrol Vessel for operation in Thailand.
22 May 2021
The future USS Carl M. Levin (DDG 120) was launched at the General Dynamics Bath Iron Works shipyard in Maine on 16 May 2021. DDG 120 is the fifth (of nine) Arleigh Burke-class, "Flight IIA: Technology Insertion" variant for the U.S. Navy.
06 May 2021
The keel laying ceremony for Pakistan Navy's third Jinnah-class (MILGEM type) corvette for held on May 1st at Istanbul Naval Shipyard (INSY), Turkey.
20 Apr 2021
HII has received a fourth contract modification from the U.S. Navy for amphibious assault ship LHA 9.
28 Mar 2021
Austal USA broke ground on its steel manufacturing line today positioning the company to start steel production in April 2022...
15 Mar 2021
GRSE laid the keel of the third Project 17A frigate for the Indian Navy on 5 March 2021 at the shipyard in Kolkata...
13 Mar 2021
Today, the launch of the third Multipurpose Offshore Patrol ship (PPA) “Raimondo Montecuccoli” took place at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Riva Trigoso (Genoa).
19 Feb 2021
The Government of Canada has awarded a contract of $453.8 million (taxes included) to Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards for construction of the offshore oceanographic science vessel (OOSV)...