Saab Confident in Its Kockums Submarine Builders

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 14:47

PARIS — The return last summer of the Kockums shipbuilding firm to Swedish ownership and control marked a rare moment when the public, government and industry all joined in approval.

“I think this is one of the first times we have seen a very positive reception from everyone in the country,” said Gunilla Fransson, head of the Saab Kockums Security and Defense Solutions unit. “Now we have a way forward.”

DCNS announces new concept submarine SMX-Ocean

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 14:44

 

PARIS, Oct. 28 (UPI)

 

Hibbard Inshore completes longest flooded tunnel inspection with Saab AUV/ROV

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 13:22

 

 

CHELSEA AWARDED MAJOR CONTRACT BY QINETIQ

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 09:30

Chelsea Technologies Group Ltd (CTG) has announced that it has been awarded a major contract by QinetiQ for acoustic noise range tracking equipment for use in UK waters. The design, development and manufacturing phase of the project extends over a three year period and is followed by ongoing spares provision, maintenance and support. Located at several sites, the new systems will provide enhanced capability to the Royal Navy and the United Kingdom Ministry of Defence.

 

SAMAP 15 All booked!

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 15:24

Sonistics will be co-ordinating the 2015 Submarine Air Monitoring and Air Purification symposium. A site visit has confirmed the venue as the Den Helder Hotel in the Netherlands and registration will shortly open on this web site.

Swedish armed forces widen hunt for suspected submarine

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 13:15

Swedish armed forces widened the hunt for a suspected submarine on Monday, with helicopters, naval vessels and some 200 military personnel combing the Stockholm archipelago for “foreign underwater activity”.

 

As the search expanded, the Swedish military warned civilian shipping to evacuate the search zone, and non-essential air traffic was banned from the area.

 

RECORD SWIM AGAINST FLOW FOR HIBBARD WITH SABERTOOTH

Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 11:10

17 October 2014

RECORD SWIM AGAINST FLOW FOR HIBBARD WITH SABERTOOTH

 

Hibbard Inshore has set the record for the longest flooded tunnel inspection against flow ever attempted.

 

Success came from using the Saab Seaeye Sabertooth AUV/ROV hybrid, chosen as the only possible vehicle for the job.

 

Teledyne subsidiary gains contract for submarine work

Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:14
A Teledyne company has been selected by General Dynamics Electric Boat to provide electrical and fiber-optic materials and support for 10 Virginia-class submarines being built for the U.S.

Divex to Supply US Navy with State-Of-The-Art Diver Communications System

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 10:45

 

 

Divex has been awarded a contract to supply the US Navy with their state-of-the-art diver communications system the HeliCom™ Matrix.