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 DSNS starts construction of Mexican Navy's Sigma 10514 vessel http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdsns-starts-constructing-mexican-navys-sigma-10514-vessel-5905994 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdsns-starts-constructing-mexican-navys-sigma-10514-vessel-5905994 Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding (DSNS) has begun construction of the Mexican Navy's Sigma 10514 long-range patrol vessel at Vlissingen in the Netherlands. Mon, 21 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT BISALLOY® Protection Brochure http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/corrosion/bisalloy-protection-brochure/ http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/corrosion/bisalloy-protection-brochure/ BISALLOY® Protection steel plate has been specifically developed for those shielding applications that do not require full military specification armour grade steel. Mon, 21 Aug 2017 08:30:00 GMT Thales receives $4.13bn ISS contract for Canadian Navy's AOPS and JSS fleet http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsthales-receives-413bn-iss-contract-for-canadian-navy-fleet-5904770 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsthales-receives-413bn-iss-contract-for-canadian-navy-fleet-5904770 A joint-venture (JV) between Thales Canada and Thales Australia has secured a C$5.2bn ($4.13bn) in-service support (ISS) contract for the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) Arctic and offshore patrol ships (AOPS) and joint support ships (JSS). Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Airbus’ satellite communications system offered data links for HMS Queen Elizabeth's trials http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsairbus-satellite-communications-system-offers-vital-data-links-for-hms-queen-elizabeths-sea-trials-5904212 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsairbus-satellite-communications-system-offers-vital-data-links-for-hms-queen-elizabeths-sea-trials-5904212 The Airbus military satellite communications kit deployed on-board the British Royal Navy's future flagship Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, has provided the vessel with vital data links during its sea trials. Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT SAIC to provide engineering services for USMC's Combat Operations Center http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newssaic-to-provide-engineering-services-for-usmcs-combat-operations-center-5903844 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newssaic-to-provide-engineering-services-for-usmcs-combat-operations-center-5903844 Science Applications International Corp (SAIC) has secured a task order to provide engineering services in support of the US Marine Corps' (USMC) Combat Operations Center (COC). Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT UK-French team complete joint command of CTF150 in Indian Ocean http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsuk-french-team-led-ctf150-completes-counter-terror-mission-in-indian-ocean-5904021 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsuk-french-team-led-ctf150-completes-counter-terror-mission-in-indian-ocean-5904021 A team comprising British and French naval personnel has successfully completed the joint command of Combined Maritime Forces' (CMF) Combined Task Force 150 (CTF150). Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT HII to pay $9.2m to settle government overbilling allegations http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newshii-to-pay-92m-to-settle-government-overbilling-allegations-5902551 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newshii-to-pay-92m-to-settle-government-overbilling-allegations-5902551 Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) has agreed to a $9.2m settlement of a lawsuit alleging that the company has knowingly overbilled the US Government for work carried out on US Navy and US Coast Guard (USCG) vessels at its shipyards in Pascagoula, M… Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Deals this week: BAE Systems Hawaii, Lockheed Martin, DRS Systems http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-bae-systems-hawaii-lockheed-martin-drs-systems-5902372 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-bae-systems-hawaii-lockheed-martin-drs-systems-5902372 BAE Systems Hawaii has been awarded a contract by the US Navy's Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility to perform work on the USS Port Royal (CG 73), a Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Canadian Navy's Naval Security Team to conduct training with Fijian Navy http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newscanadian-navys-naval-security-team-to-perform-training-with-fiji-navy-5902671 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newscanadian-navys-naval-security-team-to-perform-training-with-fiji-navy-5902671 The Royal Canadian Navy's (RCN) Naval Security Team (NST) has deployed a group of approximately 12 sailors from Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt to Fiji to carry out force generation training with the Fijian Navy. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT United Electronic Industries (UEI) Releases EtherCAT Compliant I/O Cubes http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/software/uei-nt/pressunited-electronic-industries-uei.html http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/software/uei-nt/pressunited-electronic-industries-uei.html Hardware and software specialist United Electronic Industries (UEI) has today released its rugged and versatile EtherCAT compliant I/O cubes. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:59:00 GMT Stäubli to Appear at CAMX 2017 in Orlando http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/cables/staubli-electronic-connectors/pressstaubli-camx-2017-orlando.html http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/cables/staubli-electronic-connectors/pressstaubli-camx-2017-orlando.html Stäubli will be visiting the Orange County Convention Centre in Orlando, Florida, US, to exhibit its textile machinery solutions at the Composites and Advanced Materials Expo (CAMX) 2017. Thu, 17 Aug 2017 08:56:00 GMT US Navy adds 4,000th Tomahawk Block IV cruise missile to fleet http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-adds-4000th-tomahawk-block-iv-cruise-missile-to-fleet-5901769 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-adds-4000th-tomahawk-block-iv-cruise-missile-to-fleet-5901769 The US Navy has added the 4,000th Tomahawk Block IV cruise missile to its fleet. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT DARPA demonstrates TALONS capability aboard US Navy vessel http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdarpa-demonstrates-talons-capability-aboard-us-navy-vessel-5902445 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdarpa-demonstrates-talons-capability-aboard-us-navy-vessel-5902445 The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has tested a prototype of a low-cost elevated sensor mast on-board the US Navy's commissioned Cyclone-class patrol coastal ship USS Zephyr for the first time. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT US naval engineers restore AMPS as test asset for PDD evaluation http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsresearchers-find-unused-amps-to-use-for-pdd-evaluation-5901704 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsresearchers-find-unused-amps-to-use-for-pdd-evaluation-5901704 Engineers from the US Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) have restored an abandoned unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) autonomous mobile periscope system (AMPS) as a test asset to evaluate the capability of the navy's periscope detection and discriminati… Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT DSIT to Exhibit at MADEX 2017 in October http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/sonar/dsit/pressdsit-madex-2017-october.html http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/sonar/dsit/pressdsit-madex-2017-october.html DSIT is due to attend the MADEX 2017 exhibition being held in BEXCO, Busan, Korea, between 24-27 October. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Cabo Odger (OPV 84) Offshore Patrol Vessel http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/cabo-odger-opv-84-offshore-patrol-vessel/ http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/cabo-odger-opv-84-offshore-patrol-vessel/ Cabo Odger (OPV 84) is a new offshore patrol vessel built by ASMAR Shipyards, as part of the Danubio IV Project. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT CNIM and Bertin Technologies to Exhibit at Defence and Security Equipment Industry 2017 http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/patrol/cnim/presscnim-exhibit-dsei-2017.html http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/patrol/cnim/presscnim-exhibit-dsei-2017.html CNIM and Bertin Technologies will be exhibiting its defence and security industrial equipment at the Defence and Security Equipment Industry event (DSEI). Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:22:00 GMT Raytheon's AN / SPY-6(V) radar completes second live-target flight test http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsraytheons-an-spy-6v-radar-successfully-completes-second-ballistic-missile-test-5901178 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsraytheons-an-spy-6v-radar-successfully-completes-second-ballistic-missile-test-5901178 Raytheon's AN / SPY-6(V) air and missile defence radar (AMDR) has successfully completed its second live-target flight at the US Navy's Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF) in Kauai, Hawaii. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Australian Navy receives first pass approval for Huon-class minehunters http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsaustralian-navy-receives-first-pass-approval-for-huon-class-minehunters-5900998 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsaustralian-navy-receives-first-pass-approval-for-huon-class-minehunters-5900998 The Government of Australia has granted first pass approval for the service life extension of the Royal Australian Navy's (RAN) Huon-class minehunter coastal vessels. Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT UK's future flagship HMS Queen Elizabeth arrives at Portsmouth http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsroyal-navy-carrier-hms-queen-elizabeth-arrives-at-portsmouth-5901154 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsroyal-navy-carrier-hms-queen-elizabeth-arrives-at-portsmouth-5901154 The British Royal Navy's future flagship Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, has arrived at its homeport of Portsmouth harbour for the first time. 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