Newport News marks a milestone in 3D printing of warship components

JANUARY 29, 2019 — Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division has marked a milestone in the use of additive manufacturing in the design and fabrication of warship components. It has

VIDEO: Navy approves use of 3D printed part in aircraft carrier

OCTOBER 12, 2018 — Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) has approved the first metal part created by additive manufacturing (AM) for shipboard installation. Produced by Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE: HII) Newport News

NAVSEA awards five companies FFG (X) concept design contract mods

JULY 30, 2018 — The U.S. Navy’s Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) is exercising contract options for additional Guided Missile Frigate (FFG(X)) conceptual design efforts with each of the five companies awarded

Navy to tap VT Halter Marine for T-AGS 67 oceanographic survey ship

JUNE 1, 2018 —The Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) on behalf of the Support Ships, Boats, and Craft Program Office intends to issue a sole source solicitation to shipbuilder VT Halter Marine,

PNSY redelivers SSN to Fleet 28 days ahead of schedule

APRIL 14, 2017 — NAVSEA reports that Portsmouth Naval Shipyard (PNSY) delivered USS Providence (SSN 719) back to the Fleet on April 7 — 23 days ahead of schedule and on budget.

Austal-built LCS 6 completes shock trials

JULY 20, 2016 —Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) reports that the Independence variant Littoral Combat Ship USS Jackson (LCS 6) has successfully completed Full Ship Shock Trials (FSST) off the coast of

Four shipyards awarded T-ATS (X) Phase I contracts

JULY 11, 2016—NAVSEA has awarded four U.S. shipyards — Bollinger Shipyards Lockport, Eastern Shipbuilding Group, Fincantieri Marine Group, and VT Halter Marine — Phase 1 design study contracts, worth just under $200,000

Fincantieri Marine Group wins NAVSEA contracts

JUNE 27, 2016 — The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA)  has awarded Fincantieri Marine Group (FMG) two contracts to provide Design Studies & Analyses Services in support of the Landing Craft-Utility

Navy salvages cannon from wreck of Confederate ironclad

JULY 23, 2015 – The U.S. Navy’s Supervisor of Salvage and Diving (SUPSALV) is providing vital salvage assistance to recover historical artifacts, including cannon, from the wreckage of the Civil War-era CSS

Hoffer flow measurement systems gain NAVSEA approval

APRIL 11, 2014 — Hoffer Flow Controls, Inc., Elizabeth City, NC, has received a new contract from the U. S. Navy’s Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) to supply fuel flow measurement systems