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Government of Canada awards contract to support maintenance of Halifax-class ships

[ad_1] As stated in Canada’s defense policy, Strong, Secure, Engaged, the Government of Canada is committed to providing the Canadian Armed Forces with the modern and efficient equipment necessary to support its operations. This includes supporting the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) combat vessel fleet to ensure they remain operationally efficient and capable until the transition […]

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The Navy mobilizes reservists to support ship maintenance

[ad_1] Last week, the Navy announced it was mobilizing 1,629 reservists to support maintenance of aircraft carriers and submarines at its four public shipyards from July. This mobilization will help reduce the maintenance backlog that has developed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. In March, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) authorized weather and safety holidays for […]

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Greek shipowners suspend trade with Venezuela as US sanctions bite

LONDON (Reuters) – Three Greece-based shipping companies said they halted trade with Venezuela after the United States imposed sanctions on vessels under their management, as Washington ramps up trade pressure on Caracas. The US government is seeking to choke off Venezuelan oil exports to deprive the government of socialist President Nicolas Maduro of its main […]

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Greek ship managers suspend trade with Venezuela amid US sanctions

[ad_1] LONDON (Reuters) – Three Greece-based shipping companies have said they halted trade with Venezuela after the United States imposed sanctions on ships under their leadership as Washington ramps up trade with Caracas. The US government is seeking to stifle Venezuelan oil exports to deprive the government of Socialist President Nicolas Maduro of its main […]

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Bath Iron Works wins additional $ 42.8 million contract for vessel maintenance and modernization

[ad_1] The $ 42.8 million contract will fund updates and maintenance work on the Naval Fleet’s Arleigh Burke-class destroyers, such as the USS Thomas Hudner, pictured above. Photo courtesy of Bath Iron Works BATH – The Navy awarded Bath Iron Works an addition of nearly $ 43 million to a previous contract to continue to […]

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The Navy mobilizes reservists as part of the SurgeMain program to support vessel maintenance> Naval Sea Systems Command> Module Saved News

[ad_1] WASHINGTON – The Navy is mobilizing 1,629 reservists to support the maintenance of aircraft carriers and submarines at its four public shipyards from July. This mobilization will help reduce the maintenance backlog that has developed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In March, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) authorized weather and safety holidays for shipyard […]