Shipyard News
JUNE 18, 2015 — Jack Prendergast has been named as the new President and CEO of VT Halter Marine, Pascagoula, MS. A retired U.S. Navy Rear Admiral, Prendergast joined the company in 2011 as an…
Vigor Marine LLC, Portland, OR, is being awarded a $15,630,003 firm-fixed-price contract for a 75-calendar-day shipyard availability for the regular overhaul and dry docking of USNS Charles Drew (T-AKE 10). Work will include main diesel…
JUNE 17, 2015 — Spanish shipbuilding group Zamakona Yards reports that its Canary Islands shipyard, Repnaval SA, is now operating its new number 4 slipway. After an investment of nearly EUR 5 million, the new…
JUNE 16, 2015—Brodosplit Shipyard, Split, Croatia, recently delivered the heavy lift ship Fairmaster to Dutch shipowner Jumbo. The 14,000 dwt ship is 152.6 meters long and 27.4 meters wide, with a draft of 8.1 meters…
JUNE 16, 2015 — Huntington Ingalls Inc., Newport News, VA, is being awarded a $27,873,850 modification to previously awarded cost-plus-award-fee contract (N00024-13-C-4315) for USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) FY 2015 planned incremental availability. A planned…
JUNE 15, 2015 — General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), delivered the U.S. Navy's newest ship, the USNS Lewis B. Puller (MLP 3 AFSB). The ship is the first…
JUNE 11, 2015 — BAE Systems, Honolulu, Hawaii, is being awarded a $9,500,000 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-14-C-4412 for the repair and alteration of USS O'Kane (DDG 77). USS O'Kane is undergoing a scheduled…
JUNE 11, 2015 — Halimar Shipyard, Morgan City, LA, has delivered the 205 ft monohull crew supply vessel boat to B&J Martin Inc, subsidiary Sea Supply, Inc., Galliano, Louisiana. The vessel has been designed to…
JUNE 9, 2015 — The Occupational Safety and Health Administration says that Detyens Shipyards Inc., North Charleston, SC, faces proposed penalties of $101,600 following a comprehensive inspection on Dec. 2, 2014, as part of OSHA's…
JUNE 7, 2015— Cape Fear Pilots Association, Southport, N.C., recently accepted delivery of its second St. John’s Class pilot boat from Gladding-Hearn Shipbuilding, Duclos Corporation. The Cape Fear pilot boat marked a milestone for Gladding…
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