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 CBG Expand Product Range with Moonraker http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/noise/cbg-systems/presscbg-expand-product-range-moonraker.html http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/noise/cbg-systems/presscbg-expand-product-range-moonraker.html CBG Systems are pleased to inform you that we have expanded our product range to include Moonraker products. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:32:00 GMT Polaris Alpha subsidiary EOIR to provide R&D and technical services to NRL ESTD http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newspolaris-alpha-eoir-to-provide-research-development-and-technical-services-to-nrl-estd-5719885 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newspolaris-alpha-eoir-to-provide-research-development-and-technical-services-to-nrl-estd-5719885 US-based Polaris Alpha subsidiary EOIR Technologies has secured a $48m indefinite-delivery indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract to deliver research, development, and technical services to the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) Electronics Science and Tec… Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Resolve Marine contracted to lift Indian Navy's tilted INS Betwa frigate http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsresolve-marine-contracted-to-lift-indian-navys-tilted-ins-betwa-frigate-5719939 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsresolve-marine-contracted-to-lift-indian-navys-tilted-ins-betwa-frigate-5719939 The Indian Navy has signed an Rs20cr ($2.9m) contract with US-based salvage firm Resolve Marine Group to lift the 3,850t Brahmaputra-class frigate INS Betwa that fell on its side at the Mumbai naval dockyard, killing two sailors. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT US Marine Corps' F-35B aircraft lands at air station in Japan http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-marine-corps-f-35b-aircraft-lands-at-air-station-in-japan-5719854 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-marine-corps-f-35b-aircraft-lands-at-air-station-in-japan-5719854 US Marine Corps' F-35B Lightning II aircraft has arrived at Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni, Japan, commencing the squadron's permanent residence at the base. Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT SENER to Present New LNG Bunkering Vessel Design at the LNG Bunkering Summit 2017 http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/warship/sener/presssener-presenting-lng-bunkering-vessel-design.html http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/warship/sener/presssener-presenting-lng-bunkering-vessel-design.html The SENER engineering and technology group will be at the LNG Bunkering Summit 2017 to present its revolutionary design for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) bunkering vessel. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:04:00 GMT Amec Foster Wheeler gets contract for UK MoD's naval nuclear propulsion http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsamec-foster-wheeler-bags-35m-rt-contract-for-uk-ministry-of-defence-5718094 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsamec-foster-wheeler-bags-35m-rt-contract-for-uk-ministry-of-defence-5718094 Engineering company Amec Foster Wheeler has secured a contract to deliver research and technology (R&T) services for the UK Ministry of Defence's (MoD) naval nuclear propulsion programme (NNPP). Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Italy involved in Aster B1NT programme http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsitaly-participates-in-aster-b1nt-programme-5718212 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsitaly-participates-in-aster-b1nt-programme-5718212 Italy is participating in the Aster 30 Block 1 New Technology (B1NT) programme, developed by MBDA and Thales consortium, Eurosam. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Royal Australian Navy to conduct several flight trials http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsroyal-australian-navy-to-conduct-several-flight-trials-before-september-this-year-5718333 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsroyal-australian-navy-to-conduct-several-flight-trials-before-september-this-year-5718333 The Royal Australian Navy's Aircraft Maintenance and Flight Trials Unit (AMAFTU) is to conduct seven first-of-class flight tests before September. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Sister Ships Applicability in the Shipbuilding Enterprise CAD / PLM Toolset http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/warship/sister-ships-appliability/ http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/warship/sister-ships-appliability/ As a result of the increased pressure to reduce cost and delivery times of modern ships and submarines, many shipyards are revising their processes and toolsets to optimise the management of sister ships. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:42:00 GMT MFI Develops Donut Fendering Solutions http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/fenders/marinefenders/pressmfi-develops-donut-fendering-solutions.html http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/fenders/marinefenders/pressmfi-develops-donut-fendering-solutions.html A leader in the marine fendering industry, Marine Fenders International (MFI) engineers have developed the industry's most versatile and customised donut fendering solutions. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:38:00 GMT Lockheed to deliver new £269m Crowsnest system for UK Navy's QEC aircraft carriers http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newslockheed-martin-to-deliver-new-crowsnest-system-for-royal-navys-aircraft-carriers-5717858 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newslockheed-martin-to-deliver-new-crowsnest-system-for-royal-navys-aircraft-carriers-5717858 The UK Ministry of Defence has entered a £269m deal with Lockheed Martin to start manufacturing of the new Crowsnest system to protect the Royal Navy's new Queen Elizabeth-class (QEC) aircraft carriers. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Fincantieri secures contract to upgrade Malta's P61 offshore vessel http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsfincantieri-secures-contract-to-upgrade-armed-forces-of-maltas-p61-offshore-vessel-5717229 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsfincantieri-secures-contract-to-upgrade-armed-forces-of-maltas-p61-offshore-vessel-5717229 The Armed Forces of Malta has awarded a contract to Italian shipbuilding company Fincantieri to modernise its offshore patrol vessel, P61. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Sparton and Ultra Electronics JV secures US Navy sonobuoy contract http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newssparton-and-ultra-electronics-jv-secure-sonobuoys-manufacturing-contract-5717283 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newssparton-and-ultra-electronics-jv-secure-sonobuoys-manufacturing-contract-5717283 Sparton and Ultra Electronics' joint venture (JV) Erapsco has been awarded subcontracts worth a combined $30.3m to produce sonobuoys for the US Navy. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Lockheed to deliver warfare system for US Navy's MH-60 helicopters http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newslockheed-martin-to-deliver-electronic-warfare-solution-for-us-navys-mh-60-helicopters-5716027 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newslockheed-martin-to-deliver-electronic-warfare-solution-for-us-navys-mh-60-helicopters-5716027 Lockheed Martin has secured a development contract to provide advanced electronic warfare surveillance and countermeasure capabilities for the US Navy’s MH-60 helicopter fleet against anti-ship missile (ASM) threats. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT US Navy's Northrop Grumman-built ALMDS system achieves IOC http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-achieves-ioc-for-northrop-grummans-almds-system-5716878 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-achieves-ioc-for-northrop-grummans-almds-system-5716878 The US Navy has attained initial operating capability (IOC) for its AN/AES-1 Airborne Laser Mine Detection System (ALMDS). Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Airbus to sell 49% stake in Atlas Elektronik to Germany's thyssenkrupp http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsairbus-to-sell-49-stake-in-atlas-elektronik-to-thyssenkrupp-5716374 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsairbus-to-sell-49-stake-in-atlas-elektronik-to-thyssenkrupp-5716374 France-based Airbus Group division Airbus Defence and Space has entered an agreement to divest 49% of its shares in Atlas Elektronik Group to German multinational conglomerate thyssenkrupp. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT US Navy and Raytheon conduct two flight tests of Tomahawk cruise missile http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-completes-two-flight-tests-of-tomahawk-cruise-missile-with-raytheon-5715017 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-completes-two-flight-tests-of-tomahawk-cruise-missile-with-raytheon-5715017 The US Navy and Raytheon have successfully conducted two flight tests, demonstrating new capabilities for the Tomahawk Block IV cruise missile. Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Deals this week: Insitu, BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair, Saab http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-insitu-bae-systems-norfolk-ship-repair-saab-5715101 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdeals-this-week-insitu-bae-systems-norfolk-ship-repair-saab-5715101 Insitu has secured a $70.81m contract modification for lot 1 full-rate production of six RQ-21A Blackjack unmanned aircraft systems. Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Indian Navy's second Scorpene submarine Khanderi launched http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindian-navys-second-scorpene-class-kalvari-launches-at-mdl-india-5715977 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindian-navys-second-scorpene-class-kalvari-launches-at-mdl-india-5715977 The Indian Navy's second Kalvari-class stealth submarine, Khanderi, has been launched at the Mazagon Dock (MDL) in Mumbai, India. Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT Textron Systems starts on-water testing of fourth-generation CUSV for US Navy http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newstextron-systems-starts-water-testing-of-fourth-generation-cusv-for-us-navy-5714977 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newstextron-systems-starts-water-testing-of-fourth-generation-cusv-for-us-navy-5714977 Textron Systems Unmanned Systems has commenced water testing for the fourth-generation Common Unmanned Surface Vehicle (CUSV) in support of the US Navy's unmanned influence sweep system (UISS) programme. Fri, 13 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT