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General Dynamics to Continue Work on Navy’s Missile Compartment Program

General Dynamics to Continue Work on Navy's Missile Compartment Program - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A General Dynamics subsidiary will continue to develop a tactical missile launcher system for the U.S. Navy‘s future Ohio-class submarine replacement under an $89.8 million contract modification. The Navy has asked General Dynamics Electric Boat to acquire long-lead missile tube components for the Common Missile Compartment development initiative, the company said Thursday. The modification comes …

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John Casey: General Dynamics Team Awaits Navy Feedback on Submarine Construction Work-Sharing Plan

John Casey: General Dynamics Team Awaits Navy Feedback on Submarine Construction Work-Sharing Plan - top government contractors - best government contracting event

General Dynamics‘ Electric Boat subsidiary and Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ Newport News Shipbuilding division are awaiting the U.S. Navy‘s decision on their proposed teaming arrangement for the Ohio-class submarine replacement program, Defense News reported Monday. Christopher Cavas writes John Casey, executive vice president of marine systems at General Dynamics, said the companies …

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Electric Boat-Made Sub ‘North Dakota’ Deploys Underwater Drones in 1st Naval Mission

Electric Boat-Made Sub 'North Dakota' Deploys Underwater Drones in 1st Naval Mission - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.S. Navy‘s USS North Dakota submarine worked alongside three other Virginia-class submarines to deploy and retrieve unmanned underwater vehicles during a six-week tour in the Mediterranean Sea. The service said Monday that North Dakota — built by General Dynamics‘ Electric Boat subsidiary — joined the USS Virginia, USS Hawaii and USS New Hampshire in its first-ever …

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General Dynamics Gets $6.5M Contract Modification for US Navy Virginia-Class Submarine Payload Tubes

General Dynamics Gets $6.5M Contract Modification for US Navy Virginia-Class Submarine Payload Tubes - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A General Dynamics subsidiary will provide support services for the U.S. Navy to help develop payload tubes for integation with Virginia-class submarines under a $6.5 million modification to a contract awarded in 2010. General Dynamics Electric Boat will help assemble four tubes that will comprise the Virginia Payload Module to be installed in the …

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General Dynamics Lands $46M US Navy Maintenance Contract for Los Angeles-Class Submarine

General Dynamics Lands $46M US Navy Maintenance Contract for Los Angeles-Class Submarine - top government contractors - best government contracting event

A General Dynamics subsidiary has secured a $46.4 million contract to help the U.S. Navy plan for upgrade and maintenance work on a Los Angeles-class nuclear-powered attack submarine during its temporary dry-docking period. The contract, which could reach $259.6 million in total value once the service exercises all options, calls for General Dynamics …

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General Atomics Begins Central Solenoid Fabrication for Int’l Fusion Energy Project

General Atomics Begins Central Solenoid Fabrication for Int'l Fusion Energy Project - top government contractors - best government contracting event

General Atomics has begun the fabrication of the central solenoid for an experimental tokamak fusion reactor as part of U.S. participation in the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor project on the potential of fusion energy. The company said Friday the ITER central solenoid is a superconducting electromagnet weighing at 1,000 tons with a stored energy …

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Linda Gooden Joins General Motors Board of Directors; Tim Solso Comments

Linda Gooden Joins General Motors Board of Directors; Tim Solso Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Linda Gooden, formerly an executive vice president at Lockheed Martin, has joined General Motors' board of directors. Gooden served as president of Lockheed’s information technology division and oversaw integrated IT and cyber services for civil, defense, intelligence and other government clients, GM said Thursday. Tim Solso, GM chairman, said Gooden's “background in the …

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Robert Mehrabian: Teledyne to Build Electrical, Fiber Optic Tech for GD Electric Boat

Robert Mehrabian: Teledyne to Build Electrical, Fiber Optic Tech for GD Electric Boat - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Teledyne Technologies will assemble the electrical and fiber optic interconnect of the U.S. Navy‘s submarines under a subcontract from General Dynamics Electric Boat. Teledyne’s oil and gas group will provide materials and hardware engineering support services for 10 ships under the Navy’s Virginia-class submarine program, Teledyne said Thursday. “Working together, our oil & gas companies have demonstrated the …

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Kurt Hesch: GD Electric Boat Moves From Sea Trials to Delivery for Virginia-Class Submarine

Kurt Hesch: GD Electric Boat Moves From Sea Trials to Delivery for Virginia-Class Submarine - top government contractors - best government contracting event

General Dynamics Electric Boat has delivered a new Virginia-class nuclear submarine to the U.S. Navy ahead of its commissioning in October as the first of eight vessels in the Block III group. The North Dakota (SSN-784) attack submarine is the 11th ship of its class that Electric Boat has built with Huntington Ingalls Industries‘  Newport News Shipbuilding subsidiary, General Dynamics said …

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Dave Goggins: Electric Boat On Course for North Dakota Submarine Delivery

Dave Goggins: Electric Boat On Course for North Dakota Submarine Delivery - top government contractors - best government contracting event

General Dynamics Electric Boat has completed the first rounds of sea trials for the U.S. Navy‘s Virginia-class North Dakota Block III submarine ahead of a scheduled delivery by the end of August, Defense News reported Monday. Christopher Cavas reports that the North Dakota passed Alpha trials to evaluate its submergence, speed and propulsion status. North …

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