Tag Archives: Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering

General Dynamics NASSCO Starts Construction of Matson Containership

General Dynamics‘ NASSCO subsidiary has begun construction of the first of two containerships for public shipping company Matson Navigation at a shipyard in San Diego. NASSCO said Wednesday the Kanaloa-class vessel will have a maximum cargo capacity of 3,500 twenty-foot equivalent unit and be powered by liquefied natural gas-capable engines. The 870-foot-long ship was designed by …

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Research and Markets: 51% CAGR for Exoskeleton Robots Market By 2020

Research and Markets has predicted a 50-percent compound annual growth rate for the global exoskeleton robots market over a four-year period ending 2020. The market research firm said Friday the market has seen increased commercial sale of exoskeleton robots built for the military and industry beyond the use of the technology for physical rehabilitation. A new …

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Thai Navy Taps Northrop Sperry Marine's Integrated Bridge Systems; Jeanne Usher Comments

A Northrop Grumman business unit has won a contract to provide Thailand's naval forces with Integrated Bridge Systems for installation aboard the country's future frigates. Northrop Grumman Sperry Marine will supply several IBS tools, including VisionMaster FT radars, Warship Automatic Identification System, NAVIKNOT speed log, NAVIGAT X MK1 gyrocompass and …

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