Tag Archives: autonomous underwater vehicle

HII Completes $350M Buy of Kongsberg Maritime’s Hydroid Subsidiary; Andy Green Quoted


Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has finalized its acquisition of Pocasset, Mass.-based marine robotics provider Hydroid from Kongsberg Maritime for approximately $350M as part of efforts to expand its capabilities in the autonomous and unmanned maritime systems market. HII said Thursday it will operate Hydroid as part of unmanned systems business unit within its technical solutions division, which now includes capabilities in small and medium unmanned underwater vehicles with the addition of Hydroid’s Remus and Seaglider autonomous underwater vehicles.

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Nadia Short, Enterprise Strategy VP at General Dynamics Mission Systems, Named to 2017 Wash100

Executive Mosaic, Tysons Corner, VA March 24, 2017 — Nadia Short, vice president of enterprise strategy at General Dynamics‘ mission systems business, has been added to this year’s Executive Mosaic Wash100 for her leadership in strategic planning. The Wash100 is the premier group of private and public sector executives selected by …

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General Dynamics Offers Bluefin SandShark Autonomous Underwater Vehicle

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 13, 2017 — General Dynamics‘ mission systems subsidiary is now accepting orders from customers in the global defense, commercial and scientific sectors for its new Bluefin SandShark autonomous underwater vehicle via the company’s website, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the AUV is designed to operate at speeds …

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