Naval Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.naval-technology.com web site http://www.naval-technology.com/ en-us http://www.naval-technology.com/ Naval Technology-Updates http://www.naval-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif SENER to Participate in European Space Agency's Euclid Mission http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/warship/sener/presssener-euclid-mission.html http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/warship/sener/presssener-euclid-mission.html The SENER engineering and technology group is participating in the Euclid mission run by the European Space Agency (ESA) to study the expansion of the universe. Tue, 23 May 2017 14:08:00 GMT IAI secures $630m contract to supply LRSAM systems for Indian Navy vessels http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsiai-secures-630m-contract-to-supply-lrsam-systems-to-indian-navy-vessels-5820547 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsiai-secures-630m-contract-to-supply-lrsam-systems-to-indian-navy-vessels-5820547 The Indian Navy has awarded an additional $630m contract to Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) for the delivery of long-range surface-to-air missile (LRSAM) defence systems for four of the navy's vessels. Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT US Navy's LCS 12 completes sea acceptance trials http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navys-lcs-12-completes-sea-acceptance-trials-5821476 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navys-lcs-12-completes-sea-acceptance-trials-5821476 The US Navy's newest Independence-class littoral combat ship (LCS) USS Omaha (LCS 12) has successfully completed its sea acceptance trials before being delivered to the navy. Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Boeing to offer extended maintenance support for F/A-18 Hornet variants http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsboeing-to-offer-extended-maintenance-support-for-fa-18-hornet-variants-5821579 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsboeing-to-offer-extended-maintenance-support-for-fa-18-hornet-variants-5821579 Boeing has been awarded a $238m contract extension for the provision of additional depot-level maintenance support and sustainment for the F/A-18 A/B/C/D/E/F Hornet and Super Hornet fighters. Mon, 22 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT EXPAL -Technological Solutions, Weapons and Ammunition for Marine Security and Defence http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/missiles/expal-naval/ http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/missiles/expal-naval/ At EXPAL, we develop, manufacture, integrate and maintain equipment and solutions for the defence and security industries. Mon, 22 May 2017 15:06:00 GMT Germany's K130 corvette construction award violates public procurement law, says tribunal http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsbundeswehrs-k130-corvette-development-award-to-previous-contractor-violates-public-procurement-law-5819493 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsbundeswehrs-k130-corvette-development-award-to-previous-contractor-violates-public-procurement-law-5819493 The planned award of a contract by the unified armed forces of Germany, Bundeswehr, for the development of five additional Type K130 corvettes to the previous contractor has been found to violate public procurement law. Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT US Navy's PEO C4I contracts Booz Allen for tactical networks modernisation http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newspeo-c4i-awards-961m-tactical-networks-modernisation-contract-to-booz-allen-5818903 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newspeo-c4i-awards-961m-tactical-networks-modernisation-contract-to-booz-allen-5818903 Booz Allen Hamilton has secured a new cost-plus-fixed-fee deal to provide secure and reliable communications networks for US Navy forces. Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT British Royal Navy test fires HMS Diamond's Sea Viper missile system http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsroyal-navy-test-fires-sea-viper-missile-onboard-hms-diamond-warship-5820310 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsroyal-navy-test-fires-sea-viper-missile-onboard-hms-diamond-warship-5820310 The British Royal Navy's HMS Diamond Type 45 destroyer has successfully tested its Sea Viper missile system off the coast of Scotland, thereby proving its ability to defend itself and other nearby vessels from a range of threats. Sun, 21 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Naval Technology from Rheinmetall Air Defence http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/missiles/naval-technology-from-rheinmetall-air-defence/ http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/missiles/naval-technology-from-rheinmetall-air-defence/ For many years, Rheinmetall Air Defence, the former Oerlikon Contraves, has been among the most trusted names in the international defence technology and security industries. Fri, 19 May 2017 08:51:00 GMT BAL-C Logistics Support Vessel http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/bal-c-logistics-support-vessel/ http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/bal-c-logistics-support-vessel/ The Armed Forces of Honduras is acquiring a logistics support and cargo vessel named Buque de Apoyo Logístico y Cabotaje (BAL-C) from Colombia to improve the country's maritime security capabilities in La Mosquitia and other remote areas. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT 3W International-Heavy-Fuel Aircraft Engines for Naval Applications http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/propulsion/3w-nt/ http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/propulsion/3w-nt/ 3W International (3W) supplies patented next-generation heavy-fuel (HF) engines for helicopters, unmanned fixed wings, and hybrid unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) in the naval industry. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT U212A Todaro Class Submarines http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/u212a-todaro-class-submarines/ http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/u212a-todaro-class-submarines/ The U212A Todaro-class submarines were built by Fincantieri for the Italian Navy (Marina Militare). Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Lockheed Martin, Rolls-Royce, Boeing http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-lockheed-martin-rolls-royce-boeing-5817651 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-lockheed-martin-rolls-royce-boeing-5817651 The US Navy's Strategic Systems Programs has awarded a $64.68m contract to Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company to support weapon systems integration under the common missile compartment (CMC) programme. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Indian and Singapore navies begin SIMBEX-17 maritime bilateral exercise http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindian-and-singapore-navies-begin-maritime-bilateral-exercise-2017-5818835 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindian-and-singapore-navies-begin-maritime-bilateral-exercise-2017-5818835 The Indian Navy and the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) have commenced their 24th Singapore-India Maritime Bilateral Exercises 2017 (SIMBEX-17). Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT British Royal Navy's HMS Grimsby arrives for refit in Rosyth, Scotland http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsroyal-navys-hms-grimsby-arrives-for-refit-in-scotlands-rosyth-royal-dockyard-5817718 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsroyal-navys-hms-grimsby-arrives-for-refit-in-scotlands-rosyth-royal-dockyard-5817718 The British Royal Navy's Sandown-class minehunter HMS Grimsby is set to undergo a full refit programme at Rosyth Royal dockyard in Scotland. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT Rolls-Royce's MT30 gas turbines to power ROK Navy's Daegu-class frigates http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-to-provide-gas-turbines-to-korea-navys-daegu-class-frigates-5817595 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsrolls-royce-to-provide-gas-turbines-to-korea-navys-daegu-class-frigates-5817595 Rolls-Royce has secured a new contract to deliver MT30 marine gas turbines for the next three vessels in the Republic of Korea (ROK) Navy's Daegu-class frigate programme. Thu, 18 May 2017 23:00:00 GMT SENER Signs Agreement to Authorise Use of FORAN by RFVHB http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/warship/sener/presssener-signs-agreement-to-authorise-use-of-foran-by-rfvhb.html http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/warship/sener/presssener-signs-agreement-to-authorise-use-of-foran-by-rfvhb.html The SENER (Shanghai) Systems Co office has signed an agreement to authorise the use of its FORAN system by the Register of Fishing Vessels of Hebei Province (RFVHB), in China. Thu, 18 May 2017 15:14:00 GMT SAES to Present ASW Solutions and Naval Mines at SITDEF, Peru. http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/stealth/saes-2/presssaes-sitdef-peru.html http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/stealth/saes-2/presssaes-sitdef-peru.html SAES will be participating at the SITDEF International Exhibition in Lima, Peru, from 18-21 May. Thu, 18 May 2017 13:29:00 GMT Aligner 241 - Gun Test Fixture (Calibre Bar) http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/weapon_control/aligner-241gun-test-fixture/ http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/weapon_control/aligner-241gun-test-fixture/ Versatile tool for aligning the gun barrel with the gun video camera. Thu, 18 May 2017 13:04:00 GMT Using FEA Methodology to Develop Optimal Repair Strategies http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/project/repair-strategies-fea-methodology/ http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/project/repair-strategies-fea-methodology/ The need for optimised operational efficiency within the petrochemicals industry leads to a stronger focus on achieving the greatest value when repairing and replacing assets and equipment. Thu, 18 May 2017 11:11:00 GMT