Project 12700 Vladimir Emelyanov Sea Trials in Gulf of Finland

The mine defense project (PMO) ship of project 12700 Vladimir Emelyanov left the berth of the Sredne-Nevsky Shipbuilding Plant (part of the United Shipbuilding Corporation) and headed for the Gulf of Finland, where he is to begin to conduct factory sea trials (ZHI) in the near future. The test program is designed for a month and a half. During this period, shipbuilders of the ship and shipyard and the crew of the latest minesweeper should check the operation of the main systems and mechanisms of the ship in real conditions…

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US Navy Contract Announcements September 27, 2019

Fluor Marine Propulsion LLC, Arlington, Virginia, is awarded a $1,071,180,002 cost-plus-fixed fee modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-18-C-2130) to exercise the fiscal 2020 option for Naval Nuclear Propulsion work at the Naval Nuclear Laboratory. Work will be performed in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (46%), Schenectady, New York (45%), and Idaho Falls, Idaho (9%). No funds are being obligated at time of award. For more than 60 years, the Naval Nuclear Laboratory has been developing advanced naval nuclear propulsion technology and providing technical support to ensure the safe and reliable operation of our…

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US Navy Contracts for August 5, 2019

ShadowObjects LLC, Leonardtown, Maryland, is awarded a $34,060,886 cost-plus-fixed-fee, labor hour, cost-reimbursable indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity contract. This contract provides support services to include acquisition management, acquisition planning, acquisition execution and administration, program management, systems engineering, process automation and financial management in support of the Naval Air Systems Command Logistics and Industrial Operations group; Commander, Fleet Readiness Centers, Corporate Business Office and other Department of Defense commands and activities. Work will be performed in Patuxent River, Maryland (74%); and Lexington Park, Maryland (26%), and is expected to be completed in August 2024.…

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Russia to build two more large amphibious assault ships

December 3, 2018 (TASS) – Russia’s United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) will build two or three more Ivan Gren-class large amphibious assault ships for the Russian Navy, Corporation CEO Alexei Rakhmanov said on Monday. “A decision has been made to finalize the Ivan Gren project. In particular, there will be changes in the hull. There are plans to build at least two or more ships under the improved project,” the chief executive said. “There is no contract yet,” he added. As Rakhmanov said, the second ship of the first series, the…

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