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 Big Data over Limited Networks http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/data_management/big-data/ http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/data_management/big-data/ This paper examines the emergence of Big Data repositories and the particular problems that are encountered when these data sources need to be transmitted over limited military networks. Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:20:00 GMT DRS wins ship self-defence hardware contract from US Navy http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdrs-wins-ship-self-defence-hardware-contract-from-us-navy-4370896 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsdrs-wins-ship-self-defence-hardware-contract-from-us-navy-4370896 DRS Technologies has been awarded a contract from the US Navy to deliver command and control hardware products for ship self-defence system mark two (SSDS) on its aircraft carriers and amphibious assault vessels. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT China demonstrates new HongQi-10 naval missile defence system http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newschina-demonstrates-new-hongqi-10-naval-missile-defence-system-4370890 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newschina-demonstrates-new-hongqi-10-naval-missile-defence-system-4370890 China has rolled out the new HongQi-10 surface-to-air missile system, which is claimed to be capable of trimming down the threat from low-altitude anti-ship missiles and aircraft. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Construction begins on Singapore Navy’s first littoral mission warship http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsconstruction-begins-on-singapore-navys-first-littoral-mission-warship-4370891 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsconstruction-begins-on-singapore-navys-first-littoral-mission-warship-4370891 The Republic of Singapore Navy's (RSN) has started construction on the first of eight littoral mission vessels (LMVs) with the keel laying at Singapore Technologies (ST) Marine in Jurong. Thu, 11 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Global Defence Technology: Issue 43 http://www.naval-technology.com/features/featureglobal-defence-technology-issue-43-4367021/ http://www.naval-technology.com/features/featureglobal-defence-technology-issue-43-4367021/ In this issue: The US military’s green energy research, advances in regenerative medicine for injured soldiers, the US Air Force’s vintage bomber upgrades, optionally manned capabilities for legacy systems, the BMD potential of the Type 45’s Sampson … Thu, 11 Sep 2014 09:07:00 GMT Russia successfully tests Bulava missile aboard new nuclear submarine http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsrussia-successfully-tests-bulava-missile-aboard-new-nuclear-submarine-4369424 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsrussia-successfully-tests-bulava-missile-aboard-new-nuclear-submarine-4369424 Russia has successfully tested the new Bulava (SS-NX-32) intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) from the White Sea aboard the yet to be commissioned new-generation nuclear-powered Borei-class submarine, Vladimir Monomakh, Russian Defence Ministry … Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT India receives fifth Boeing P-8I maritime patrol aircraft http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindia-receives-fifth-boeing-p-8i-maritime-patrol-aircraft-4369446 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsindia-receives-fifth-boeing-p-8i-maritime-patrol-aircraft-4369446 The Indian Navy has taken delivery of its fifth P-8I long-range maritime reconnaissance and anti-submarine warfare aircraft from Boeing, which would support the navy's maritime patrol requirements. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT BAE starts assembly phase of HMS Prince of Wales http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsbae-starts-assembly-phase-of-hms-prince-of-wales-4369459 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsbae-starts-assembly-phase-of-hms-prince-of-wales-4369459 BAE Systems has successfully docked the hull sections of the UK Royal Navy's second Queen Elizabeth-class aircraft carrier, HMS Prince of Wales, at its Rosyth shipyard, marking the commencement of the carrier's assembly phase. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT SSK Scorpene Class Attack Submarine http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/scorpene/ http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/scorpene/ The Scorpene submarine has been jointly developed by DCNS of France (formerly DCN) and Navantia (formerly Bazan, then Izar) of Spain. Two Scorpene submarines were ordered by Chile. The vessels replace two Oberon Class submarines which were retired in… Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT GMT Rubber-Metal-Technic Ltd-Anti-Vibration and Shock Protection Solutions http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/noise/gmt-anti-vibration/ http://www.naval-technology.com/contractors/noise/gmt-anti-vibration/ GMT Rubber-Metal-Technic Ltd is a well-established market leader in the design, manufacture and supply of anti-vibration and shock-protection solutions.Established in 1968, GMT has developed a compre... Wed, 10 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Further Developments and Full-Scale Testing of Micropore's Calcium Hydroxide and Lithium Hydroxide Powercube® http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/galley/testing-micropores-powercube/ http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/galley/testing-micropores-powercube/ PowerCube® carbon dioxide adsorbents, for use in fan powered scrubbers. Wed, 10 Sep 2014 09:27:00 GMT US Navy demonstrates Tomahawk Block IV missile enhancements http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-demonstrates-tomahawk-block-iv-missile-enhancements-4367630 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-navy-demonstrates-tomahawk-block-iv-missile-enhancements-4367630 The US Navy has successfully completed back-to-back flight trials of the Raytheon-built Tomahawk Block IV missile cruise missile to demonstrate its recent software improvements. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Cape Class Patrol Boats http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/cape-class-patrol-boats/ http://www.naval-technology.com/projects/cape-class-patrol-boats/ Cape Class Patrol Boats (CCPBs) are being built by Australian ship builder Austal for the country's Customs and Border Protection Service. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Australia may upgrade its naval fleet with Japanese submarines http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsaustralia-may-upgrade-its-naval-fleet-with-japanese-submarines-4367870 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsaustralia-may-upgrade-its-naval-fleet-with-japanese-submarines-4367870 The Australian Government is planning to spend nearly A$20bn ($18.7bn) to procure 10 Japanese-built Soryu-class submarines, in a bid to upgrade its naval fleet and replace the aging Collins-class vessels from 2030 onwards. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT US Pacific Command forces to conduct Valiant Shield 2014 exercise http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-pacific-command-forces-to-conduct-valiant-shield-2014-exercise-4367626 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsus-pacific-command-forces-to-conduct-valiant-shield-2014-exercise-4367626 The US Pacific Command Forces will conduct Exercise Valiant Shield (VS) 2014 on Guam and around the Marianas Island Range Complex from 15 to 23 September. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Diving and Life Support Services http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/warship/diving-life-support-services/ http://www.naval-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/warship/diving-life-support-services/ QinetiQ Diving & Life Support Services plays a pivotal role in the support of the MOD's Diving& Life Support Equipment team. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:35:00 GMT USMC bolsters non-lethal potential with new flashbang launcher http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsusmc-bolsters-non-lethal-potential-with-new-flashbang-launcher-4366167 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsusmc-bolsters-non-lethal-potential-with-new-flashbang-launcher-4366167 The US Marines' (USMC) II and III Marine Expeditionary Forces, Reserve Units and Marine Corps Forces Central Command are being equipped with a new flashbang launcher, which would boost their non-lethal capability. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT CACI to further support NAVSEA’s LCS programme http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newscaci-to-further-support-navseas-lcs-programme-4366183 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newscaci-to-further-support-navseas-lcs-programme-4366183 CACI International has received a contract from the US Navy to continue offering logistics and acquisition management support to the Naval Sea Systems Command's (NAVSEA) programme executive office littoral combat ship (PEO LCS). Mon, 08 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Russian jets fly over Canadian Navy’s HMCS Toronto vessel in Black Sea http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsrussian-jets-fly-over-canadian-navys-hmcs-toronto-vessel-in-black-sea-4366304 http://www.naval-technology.com/news/newsrussian-jets-fly-over-canadian-navys-hmcs-toronto-vessel-in-black-sea-4366304 The Royal Canadian Navy's Halifax-class frigate HMCS Toronto (FFH 333) has been circled by two Russian Air Force aircraft during its participation in the Sea Breeze 2014 (SB14) training exercise off the Black Sea, escalating tensions in the region. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT Game changers - five of the 20th century’s most pivotal naval battles http://www.naval-technology.com/features/featuregame-changers---five-of-the-20th-centurys-most-pivotal-naval-battles-4365586/ http://www.naval-technology.com/features/featuregame-changers---five-of-the-20th-centurys-most-pivotal-naval-battles-4365586/ The 20th century witnessed many epic naval battles, some of which turned the course of both the first and second world wars. Naval-technology.com lists five of the most pivotal naval battles of the 20th century. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 23:00:00 GMT