Shipyard News
NOVEMBER 10, 2014 — The Navy's third Mobile Landing Platform (MLP), the 785 ft Lewis B. Puller, last week successfully completed launch and float-off at the General Dynamics National Steel and Shipbuilding Co. (NASSCO) shipyard.…
NOVEMBER 7, 2014 — Seaspan's Vancouver Shipyards, North Vancouver, BC, Canada, yesterday officially celebrated the completion of its two-year, $170 million shipyard modernization project ahead of schedule and under-budget. Funded entirely by Seaspan, this project…
NOVEMBER 7, 2014 — Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division this week authenticated the keel of the sixth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter, Munro (WMSL 755) in a ceremony at its Pascagoola, MS,…
NOVEMBER 5, 2014 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reports that the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) was moved Monday from one of dry docks at its Newport News Shipbuilding division to an outfitting…
NOVEMBER 5, 2014 — Aker Philadelphia Shipyard ASA (Oslo: AKPS) today released  third quarter results (read them here) and reported that its Board of Directors has appointed Steinar Nerbovik as President and CEO of Aker…
NOVEMBER 3, 2014 — Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division's fourth National Security Cutter, Hamilton (WMSL 753), sailed away from the shipyard on Saturday afternoon. The ship will be commissioned on Dec. 6 in…
NOVEMBER 1, 2014—Over a thousand attendees were on hand at Vigor Industrial’s Portland, OR, shipyard for the christening of Vigorous, the largest floating drydock in North America.  The 24,000-long ton Vigorous has a length of…
OCTOBER 30, 2014 —  Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reports that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has launched the company's tenth amphibious transport dock, John P. Murtha (LPD 26). As has been done for all ships built…
OCTOBER 30, 3014 – The world's largest shipbuilder, South Korea's Hyundai Heavy Industries has reported a record quarterly operating loss of 1.93 trillion won ($1.83 billion). Though it expects to return to operating profit in…
OCTOBER 29, 2014—The U.S. Department of Justice says that North Florida Shipyards, Jacksonville, FL, and its president, Matt Self, will pay $1 million to resolve allegations that they violated the False Claims Act by creating…
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