Naval Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the web site en-us Naval Technology-Updates UK-led Joint Warrior multinational exercise set to begin next week Maritime forces from a host of nations are set to participate in the UK-led Exercise Joint Warrior 142, which will start on 7 October in Scotland. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Swedish Navy to receive remotely operated vehicles from Saab The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) has placed an order with Saab to deliver ten of its remotely operated vehicle (ROV) systems for deployment in the Swedish Navy. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT GD signs US Navy nuclear submarine support deal General Dynamics (GD) Electric Boat has received a contract from the US Navy to deliver planning yard work, engineering and technical support for its nuclear submarines. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Bolidt-Onboard Flooring and Deck Covering Systems Bolidt's experience in decking systems and synthetic solutions has been developed and proven for over 50 years. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:29:00 GMT Styris - for the Implementation and Delivery of Turnkey Systems STYRIS® is the SIGNALIS single product line for collection, processing, consolidation, enrichment, distribution and display of data deriving from a wide range of maritime sensors such as radars, AIS, RDF, cameras, weather stations and sonars. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:23:00 GMT Navy Orders DSIT’s AquaShield™ Diver Detection Sonar DSIT Solutions, a subsidiary of Acorn Energy, announced today that a leading Mediterranean navy has placed an order for its AquaShield™ Diver Detection Sonar (DDS) system. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:01:00 GMT Schill Reglerteknik Receives Second Alignment Order Schill Reglerteknik has received a second order of alignment service of a carrier ship from an undisclosed client. Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:53:00 GMT Indian Government approves Israeli Barak missile procurement The Indian Government has reportedly approved the procurement of Israeli Barak-I surface-to-air anti-missile defence (AMD) systems for integration into navy vessels. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Northrop wins supply support contract from US Navy Northrop Grumman has received a contract from the US Naval Supply Systems Command's NAVSUP Weapon Systems Support facility to deliver performance-based logistics (PBL) supply support. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Possum anti-boarding system: filling the void in piracy response More than half of all piracy and armed robbery attacks at sea succeed because of human failure in lookout and threat response. Simon Williams reports on Possum, a new technology which moves the lookout task from the difficult environment of the ship … Sun, 28 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Raytheon signs US Navy’s Tomahawk missile procurement contract Raytheon has been awarded a contract by the US Navy to procure Tomahawk Block IV tactical cruise missiles for the current year, along with an option for the following year. Sun, 28 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Canada seeks Mk-48 Mod 7 AT torpedo kits from US The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a possible sale of 12 Mk-48 Mod 7 Advanced Technology (AT) torpedo conversion kits and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support to Canada. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Babcock successfully designs weapon handling system for South Korean submarine Babcock has successfully designed the weapon handling system (WHS) for integration into the South Korean Navy's Chang Bogo-class Jangbogo III submarine. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Damen delivers new flagship steel-hulled clipper to Oman Navy The Royal Navy of Oman (RNO) has taken delivery of the new Damen-built three-masted RNOV Shabab Oman II steel clipper at Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding in Vlissingen, the Netherlands. Thu, 25 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT US Navy's USS Coronado successfully test-fires Norwegian strike missile The US Navy’s second Independence-class littoral combat ship (LCS), USS Coronado (LCS 4), has successfully test-fired the Kongsberg naval strike missile (NSM) during missile testing missions off the Southern California coast. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Boeing and Liquid Robotics join forces to produce maritime surveillance technologies Boeing has collaborated with unmanned ocean vehicles manufacturer Liquid Robotics to build integrated technologies for deployment in anti-submarine warfare, maritime domain awareness and other maritime defence applications. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT DSIT signs sonar order from undisclosed navy customer DSIT has received a contract from an undisclosed Mediterranean navy customer for the delivery of its AquaShield diver detection sonar (DDS) system. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT OSI Maritime Systems Opens Australian Office OSI Maritime Systems (OSI) is proud to announce the official opening of its newest office, in Canberra, Australia. Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:18:00 GMT Construction begins on US Navy's Arleigh Burke-class Ralph Johnson destroyer Huntington Ingalls Industries' (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has started construction on its 30th Arleigh Burke-class Aegis guided-missile destroyer, Ralph Johnson (DDG 114), which is intended for the US Navy. Tue, 23 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT German Navy grounds half of helicopters over cracks in tails The German Navy has reportedly grounded approximately half of its helicopters after detecting a 20cm rip on the tail of one of the aircraft. 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