mtu Generators for Constellation Class Frigates

May 11, 2021 – Rolls-Royce has been selected to supply its mtu naval generator sets for phase one of the U.S. Navy’s Constellation (FFG-62) class frigate program, previously known as the FFG(X) program. Rolls-Royce has received a contract for the first shipset to provide four mtu naval generator sets, each rated at 3000 kWe at 1800 rpm. The Navy Constellation…

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Shiloh Completes Refit

May 12, 2021 – Ship Repair Facility and Japan Regional Maintenance Center (SRF-JRMC) completed Ticonderoga-class guided missile cruiser USS Shiloh’s (CG 67) surface incremental availability on time, April 26, 2021. A surface incremental availability (SIA) provides greater maintenance support and is part of the U.S. Navy’s 36-month Optimized Fleet Response Plan maintenance cycle. The SIA ensures the ship remains operational…

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Antonio Marceglia Taking Part in Formidable Shield

May 12, 2021 (Google Translation) – ​ITS Antonio Marceglia left yesterday the port of Lisbon heading towards Scotland, where she is going to participate, from 15 to 28 May, to the international missile defense exercise named At Sea Demonstration / Formidable Shield-21 (ASD/FS21) at UK MoD Hebrides range. ASD/FS21 Exercise is unique of its kind, providing participants with the opportunity to…

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Japan & Australia Sign Agreement on joint research on fluid and acoustic performance of vessels

May 11, 2021 (Google Translation) – On the 10th, the Ministry of Defense and the Australian Ministry of Defense signed an agreement on joint research on fluid performance and fluid acoustic performance of ships. In this joint research, taking advantage of the characteristics of the test facilities in Japan and Australia, the water flow around the marine propulsion device in…

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