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Australia Unveils $27B Tender for Future Frigate Construction

Australia’s defense ministry has issued requests for tender on a $26.7 billion frigate shipbuilding program to down-selected offerors BAE Sytems, Fincantieri and Navantia. The ministry said Friday it seeks to procure nine warships that will conduct maritime warfare operations, such as anti-submarine missions, under the Future Frigate project. “The three shortlisted designers must demonstrate and develop an …

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Fincantieri Subsidiary Awarded $86M IDIQ to Help Navy Maintain Mine Countermeasure Ship Engine, Diesel Generator

Fincantieri‘s North American subsidiary has received a potential $86.3 million contract to support maintenance of main propulsion diesel engine and diesel generator on the U.S. Navy‘s Mine Countermeasure-1 class ships. The multiple award, firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has a $15.7 million initial value and the base period will run through January 2018, the Defense Department …

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Australia Shortlists BAE, Fincantieri, Navantia as Options to Produce Frigates

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 20, 2016 — BAE Systems, Fincantieri or Navantia has the potential to produce new frigates for the Australian navy under a $27 billion program, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Defense News reported Monday the Australian defense ministry will choose from the three companies to begin work on the frigates in …

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Lockheed, Marinette Marine to Build 2 Additional Combat Ships for Navy

TYSONS CORNER, VA April 21, 2015 — Executive Mosaic — ExecutiveBiz reported Monday on Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Marinette Marine receiving the go-ahead to build two Freedom-class littoral combat ships (LCS 21 and LCS 23) for the U.S. Navy under a contract modification worth $232 million that also includes …

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Navy Orders 4 Lockheed, Austal Littoral Combat Ships for $1.4B

The U.S. Navy has awarded approximately $1.4 billion in contract funds to Austal USA and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) for construction of four additional Littoral Combat Ships. Contract line items for each ship cover seaframe construction, systems integration and test and systems equipment, the Defense Department said Monday. Lockheed was awarded …

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Saudi Arabia, UAE Eye Fincantieri Submarine Acquisitions; Achille Fulfaro Comments

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri plans to hold submarine acquisition talks with government customers in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, Defense News reported Sunday. Awad Mustafa writes Saudi Arabia also wants to purchase more than a dozen German-built Type 209 submarines worth $3.4 billion combined. German newspaper Bild originally reported the …

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