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Oct 30, 2014, 15:52 ET
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General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Lays Keel of DDG 115, Starts Fabrication on DDG 118

This week, General Dynamics Bath Iron Works celebrated two milestone events for the Arleigh Burke-class program. On October 30, Bath Iron Works...

Aug 25, 2014, 10:54 ET
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Navy Awards General Dynamics Bath Iron Works $100 Million Contract for LCS Planning Yard Services

The U.S. Navy awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works a $100 million contract to provide planning yard services for the Littoral Combat Ship (LCS)...

Mar 17, 2014, 14:30 ET

Navy Awards General Dynamics Bath Iron Works $643 Million Construction Contract for DDG 51 Class Destroyer

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works a contract valued at $642.5 million to construct an additional Arleigh Burke-class...

Feb 14, 2014, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Awarded $21 Million Contract for Coast Guard Offshore Patrol Cutter Program

The U.S. Coast Guard has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works a $21.4 million contract for the Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) program.  Bath...

Aug 05, 2013, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Awarded $212 Million for DDG 1002 Deckhouse, Hangar and Launch-System Modules

 The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works $212 million for the design and construction of a steel deckhouse and hangar and...

Jun 04, 2013, 13:30 ET

Navy Awards General Dynamics Bath Iron Works $2.8 Billion Contract for Four DDG 51 Destroyers, with Option for Fifth

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works a contract valued at $2.8 billion for the construction of four Arleigh Burke-class...

May 24, 2013, 13:30 ET

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Lays Keel of DDG 1001, Second Zumwalt-class Destroyer

On Thursday, May 23, General Dynamics Bath Iron Works celebrated the keel laying of Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001), the second ship in the planned...

Dec 20, 2012, 11:00 ET

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Completes Historic DDG 1000 Deckhouse Module Erection

 On December 14, 2012, General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), erected the composite deckhouse for...

Dec 19, 2012, 14:00 ET

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Awarded $49 Million for DDG 51 Programs

  The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), two contracts in support of the...

Dec 06, 2012, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $70 Million for Planning Yard Services for DDG 51 and FFG 7 Ships

 The U. S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), a $70.5 million contract to provide...

Sep 20, 2012, 12:30 ET

Bath Iron Works Awarded $39 Million for DDG 1000 Class Services

 The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), a $38.9 million modification to a...

Jun 19, 2012, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Awarded $66 Million for Planning Yard Services for DDG 51 and FFG 7 Ships

 The U. S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), a $66.1 million contract to provide...

Feb 28, 2012, 17:35 ET

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Awarded Contract to Build Additional DDG 51-class Destroyer

 The U. S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), a $663 million modification to a...

Nov 18, 2011, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Lays Keel of DDG 1000, First Zumwalt-class Destroyer

 On Thursday, November 17, General Dynamics Bath Iron Works celebrated the keel laying of Zumwalt (DDG 1000), the first ship in the planned...

Oct 27, 2011, 15:00 ET
On Saturday, October 22, the shipbuilders of General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), completed the largest and most complex ship module movement ever executed at the shipyard.  The mid-forebody section of Zumwalt, the lead ship of the DDG-1000 class of guided missile destroyers, was transported 900 feet from its assembly position inside the shipyard's Ultra Hall construction facility to the largest of the company's three shipbuilding ways.  (PRNewsFoto/General Dynamics Bath Iron Works)

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Moves 4,000-ton Section of Destroyer "Zumwalt" (DDG 1000)

On Saturday, October 22, the shipbuilders of General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), completed the largest...

Sep 27, 2011, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Awarded Contract for Construction of Two DDG 51 Destroyers

The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), a $680 million contract for the...

Sep 15, 2011, 17:30 ET
Maine shipyard workers guide one of four "Ultra Units" for DDG 1000, the lead ship of the Zumwalt-class of guided missile destroyers.  Work on DDG 1000 is now over 50% complete.  (PRNewsFoto/General Dynamics Bath Iron Works)

General Dynamics Awarded $1.8 Billion for Construction of Two Zumwalt-class DDG-1000 Destroyers

The U. S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), a $1.8 billion contract for the...

Aug 05, 2011, 14:00 ET

Bath Iron Works Awarded $111 Million for DDG 1001 and DDG 1002 Advanced Material Procurement and Support

The U. S. Navy has awarded Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), a $110.8 million modification to a previously awarded...

Oct 05, 2010, 10:00 ET

Bath Iron Works Awarded $34 Million for Lead Yard Services on DDG 51-class AEGIS Destroyer Program

The U.S. Navy has awarded Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), a $33.7 million contract to provide ongoing lead yard...

Jul 07, 2010, 10:00 ET

Bath Iron Works Awarded $105 Million for DDG 1001 and DDG 1002 Advanced Material Procurement and Support

The U. S. Navy has awarded Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), a $105.4 million modification to a previously awarded...