Naval Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the 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 Serco to support CIWS integration on US defence vessels http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsserco-to-support-ciws-integration-on-us-defence-vessels-4347525 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsserco-to-support-ciws-integration-on-us-defence-vessels-4347525 Serco has been awarded a contract to support the installation of close-in weapons systems (CIWS) on US Navy and US Coast Guard (USCG) vessels and US Army vehicles. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT US Navy to test Iron Man-type exoskeleton technology http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-to-test-iron-man-type-exoskeleton-technology-4347497 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-to-test-iron-man-type-exoskeleton-technology-4347497 The US Navy has awarded a contract to Lockheed Martin to evaluate and test Iron Man-type exoskeleton technology, which will be used to help the navy’s ship maintenance crew execute tasks that necessitate heavy lifting. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT BAE completes final hull section of HMS Prince of Wales http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsbae-completes-final-hull-section-of-hms-prince-of-wales-4347515 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsbae-completes-final-hull-section-of-hms-prince-of-wales-4347515 BAE Systems has completed the final section of the hull for the UK Royal Navy's second Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier, HMS Prince of Wales. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT Report of Manned Refuge Chamber Test http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/galley/report-refuge-chamber-test/ http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/galley/report-refuge-chamber-test/ Carbon dioxide adsorbing curtains are available from Micropore. Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:31:00 GMT US Navy’s X-47B successfully conducts tests aboard USS Theodore Roosevelt http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navys-x-47b-successfully-conducts-tests-aboard-uss-theodore-roosevelt-4346328 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navys-x-47b-successfully-conducts-tests-aboard-uss-theodore-roosevelt-4346328 The US Navy's unmanned X-47B has successfully completed a series of tests, operating safely and seamlessly with manned F/A-18s, aboard the navy’s fourth Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). Mon, 18 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT US NSWC’s new patented electromagnetic technology to impact future capabilities http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-nswcs-new-patented-electromagnetic-technology-to-impact-future-capabilities-4346325 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-nswcs-new-patented-electromagnetic-technology-to-impact-future-capabilities-4346325 US Navy officials have revealed that a new development in the patented electromagnetic technology will impact future military capabilities. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT The Challenges and Importance of Concept Design in the Maritime Industry http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/warship/concept-design-in-the-maritime-industry/ http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/warship/concept-design-in-the-maritime-industry/ This white paper looks at early-stage concept design, exploring areas that need to be considered and suggesting possible approaches to generate the best results. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:26:00 GMT QinetiQ Marine Structural Analysis & Technical Services Conduct Critical Structural Assessment on the NSRS Submarine Rescue Vehicle http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/warship/qinetiq-marine-structural-analysis/ http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/warship/qinetiq-marine-structural-analysis/ The Nato Submarine Rescue System (NSRS) is a multi-national project that delivers a submarine rescue system providing rescue capability primarily for the partner nations of France, Norway and the UK and also for Nato and allied nations. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:22:00 GMT US Navy awards $296m initial contract to Boeing for 12 additional P-8 aircraft http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-awards-296m-initial-contract-to-boeing-for-12-additional-p-8-aircraft-4345783 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-awards-296m-initial-contract-to-boeing-for-12-additional-p-8-aircraft-4345783 The US Navy has awarded a $296m initial contract to Boeing for the procurement of required parts for the production of 12 additional full-rate production (FRP) lot 2 P-8A Poseidon multi-mission maritime aircraft. Sun, 17 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT OceanServer Technology-Power Solutions, Sensors and Robotics http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/electronic/oceanserver/ http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/electronic/oceanserver/ OceanServer provides OEMs with innovative power solutions, sensors and robotics for a variety of applications. OceanServer's products are designed to be cost effective and easy to integrate into equi... Sun, 17 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT US Navy successfully tests surface-to-air standard missile-6 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-successfully-tests-surface-to-air-standard-missile-6-4345773 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-successfully-tests-surface-to-air-standard-missile-6-4345773 The US Navy has successfully conducted a flight test of the new surface-to-air standard missile-6 (SM-6) at White Sands Missile Range in southern New Mexico, US. Sun, 17 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT Indian Navy commissions new INS Kolkata stealth destroyer http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindian-navy-commissions-new-ins-kolkata-stealth-destroyer-4345763 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindian-navy-commissions-new-ins-kolkata-stealth-destroyer-4345763 The Indian Navy has inducted the first domestically built Kolkata-class guided-missile destroyer, INS Kolkata, at the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai, India. Sun, 17 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT CNIM-Landing Craft and Multipurpose Patrol Craft http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/patrol/cnim/ http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/patrol/cnim/ CNIM Group designs and produces turnkey industrial solutions with high technological content and offers expertise, services and operating solutions in the fields of Environment, Energy, Defense and I... Sun, 17 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT Marine Sonic Technology-Ultra-High Resolution Side-Scan Sonar http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/sonar/marine-sonic-technology/ http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/sonar/marine-sonic-technology/ Marine Sonic Technology (MSTL) is a leading provider of ultra-high resolution side-scan sonar systems for many applications. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:18:00 GMT OSI to provide warship navigation systems to Turkish Navy http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsosi-to-provide-warship-navigation-systems-to-turkish-navy-4344041 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsosi-to-provide-warship-navigation-systems-to-turkish-navy-4344041 OSI Maritime Systems (OSI) has been awarded a contract to supply its warship navigation system for Turkish Navy vessels. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT SEACAT multilateral exercise starts in Singapore http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsseacat-multilateral-exercise-starts-in-singapore-4344033 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsseacat-multilateral-exercise-starts-in-singapore-4344033 Maritime forces from the US, Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand, have started the annual multilateral exercise South East Asia Cooperation and Training (SEACAT), at the Republic of Singapore Navy's (RSN) Multinationa… Thu, 14 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT ONR contracts Raytheon to develop laser device for light vehicle deployment http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsonr-contracts-raytheon-to-develop-laser-device-for-light-vehicle-deployment-4344039 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsonr-contracts-raytheon-to-develop-laser-device-for-light-vehicle-deployment-4344039 The US Navy Office of Naval Research (ONR) has awarded a contract to Raytheon to build a vehicle-based laser device that can defeat low-flying threats, including rival drones. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT OSI Maritime Systems to Deliver WECDIS Systems to the Turkish Navy http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/data_management/osi-geospatial/pressosi-deliver-wecdis-systems-turkish-navy.html http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/data_management/osi-geospatial/pressosi-deliver-wecdis-systems-turkish-navy.html OSI Maritime Systems (OSI) is pleased to announce the signing of contracts to provide the Turkish Navy with OSI's world leading Warship Navigation System, which includes ECPINS-W software. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:36:00 GMT Northrop to upgrade US Navy’s explosive ordnance disposal robots http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsnorthrop-to-upgrade-us-navys-explosive-ordnance-disposal-robots-4343917 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsnorthrop-to-upgrade-us-navys-explosive-ordnance-disposal-robots-4343917 Remotec, a Northrop Grumman subsidiary, has been awarded a contract by the US Navy to repair and upgrade 103 Mk3 series remote ordnance neutralisation systems (RONS), which will boost the potential and availability of explosive ordnance disposal robo… Wed, 13 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile (ESSM) http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/evolved-sea-sparrow-missile-essm/ http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/evolved-sea-sparrow-missile-essm/ The Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile (ESSM) (RIM-162) is a medium-range, surface-to-air missile designed and manufactured by Raytheon Missile Systems. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 23:00:00 GMT