German shipbuilders ThyssenKrupp convinced they remain in race for Australian submarine contract

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 15:23

HMAS Dechaineux participating in an exercise off Darwin.


German shipbuilders jostling to win the right to build Australia's next fleet of submarines are convinced they will remain in the race for the project when the Government announces a selection process "within days".


Saab to overhaul Swedish Navy's HMS Sodermanland submarine

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 15:21

The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) has awarded a contract to Saab to overhaul the navy's Sodermanland-class diesel-electric submarine, HMS Sodermanland.


The latest $16.02m order forms part of the letter of intent concerning the Swedish Armed Forces' underwater potential, which covers the period from 2015 to 2024.



Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 09:42

Applied Acoustic Engineering, a subsea manufacturing company based in Great Yarmouth, took part in the Save The Children Christmas Jumper Day on December 12th and raised more than £200 for the worthy charity that tackles child poverty in 120 countries throughout the world.


All the money raised by Save The Children in its Christmas Jumper initiative will be match funded by the British government, so the money raised by Applied Acoustics will be doubled up, making that jumper more an asset for good causes than a hideous item of clothing!


Wednesday, December 17, 2014 - 09:30

CTG has launched an exciting new range of on-line & portable monitoring systems which provide significant advances in monitoring key parameters within the Water Industry.


Addressing the management of both water supply and water recovery plants, CTG has launched the Bacti-Station, Bacti-Wader, BOD-Station, BOD-Wader, Algae-Station, Algae-Wader, Oil-Station & Oil-Wader Systems. For monitoring misconnections within the network the new Cross-Check portable system is also now an option.


Russian reindeer put on weight during happy spell as diving mate to British World War II submarine crew

Monday, December 15, 2014 - 10:04

A black and white photo of a man in a naval uniform hugging a reindeer in the 1940s

Commander Geoffrey Sladen with Pollyanna the Russian reindeer© National Museum of the Royal Navy


HMS Alliance Restoration Bears Fruit

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 12:21
HMS Alliance Restoration Bears Fruit

The £7m pumped into restoring Britain’s only WW2-era submarine reaped instant rewards as HMS Alliance doubled visitor

Saab receives order for A26 and Gotland-class submarine sensor systems

Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 12:14

The Swedish Defence Material Administration has ordered new sensor systems for two A26-type submarines and two Gotland-class submarines.

Defence and security company Saab has received an order from the Swedish Defence Material Administration (FMV) to provide new sensor systems for two A26-type submarines and two Gotland-class submarines.


AMS wins landmark submarine atmosphere monitoring contract.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 14:38

Military gas detection specialists Analox Military Systems (AMS) has won a contract in excess of one million pounds with BAE Systems to develop a submarine atmosphere monitoring unit for future classes of Royal Navy submarines.


The Atmosphere Analyser project began with a successful collaboration between BAE Systems and the Open University, to establish proof of concept.


Rolls-Royce Gets V-22 Fleets Contract

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 - 11:25