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Jan 22, 2016, 14:22 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers Second Liquefied Natural Gas Powered Containership

 Today General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), delivered the world's second containership to be...

Jan 05, 2016, 11:00 ET
General Dynamics NASSCO delivered three lead ships in 2015: USNS Lewis B. Puller, the Isla Bella and the Lone Star State. Each vessel represents three new and separate ship classes and highlights the diverse portfolio of commercial and government contracts for the San Diego-based shipbuilding company.

General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers Three Lead Ships in 2015

 General Dynamics NASSCO delivered three lead ships in 2015: USNS Lewis B. Puller, the Isla Bella and the Lone Star State. Each vessel...

Dec 17, 2015, 14:30 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO Successfully Completes LNG Bunkering for the Perla Del Caribe

 On December 11, General Dynamics NASSCO successfully completed bunkering of liquefied natural gas (LNG) for the Perla Del Caribe, the world's...

Dec 14, 2015, 10:32 ET
On Saturday, December 12, General Dynamics NASSCO launched the first ship in a series of ECO Class tankers for the SEA-Vista fleet. The christening and launch ceremony took place at the company's shipyard in San Diego. The ship, the Independence, is a 610-foot, 50,000 deadweight-ton, and LNG-conversion-ready product tanker with a 330,000 barrel cargo capacity.

General Dynamics NASSCO Launches the Independence, First Ship in Series of ECO Class Tankers for SEA-Vista Fleet

 On Saturday, December 12, General Dynamics NASSCO launched the first ship in a series of ECO Class tankers for the SEA-Vista fleet. The...

Dec 04, 2015, 16:20 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers First ECO Class Tanker for American Petroleum Tankers

 Today, General Dynamics NASSCO delivered the company's first ECO Class tanker, the Lone Star State, to American Petroleum Tankers (APT). The...

Oct 19, 2015, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO Christens First ECO Tanker for American Petroleum Tankers

Today General Dynamics NASSCO hosted a christening ceremony for the first ECO tanker for American Petroleum Tankers (APT) under construction at the...

Oct 16, 2015, 14:00 ET
General Dynamics NASSCO Starts Construction on Third SEA-Vista Commercial Product Tanker. Today General Dynamics NASSCO signaled the start construction for the third product tanker to be built for SEA-Vista Newbuild II LLC, a subsidiary of SEACOR Holdings, Inc. The 610-foot tankers are a continuation of the ECO MR Tanker design, offering improved fuel efficiency and incorporating the latest environmental protection features, including a Ballast Water Treatment System and reduced emissions. When delivered, the tankers will be among the most fuel-efficient and environmentally-friendly tankers anywhere in the world.

General Dynamics NASSCO Starts Construction on Third SEA-Vista Commercial Product Tanker

Today General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), signaled the start construction for the third product...

Oct 16, 2015, 12:30 ET
Today General Dynamics NASSCO delivered the world's first liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered containership, the Isla Bella, to TOTE Maritime. As part of a two-ship contract signed in December 2012 with TOTE, the 764-foot long Marlin Class containerships will be the largest dry cargo ships powered by LNG, making them the cleanest cargo-carrying ships anywhere in the world.

General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers World's First LNG-Powered Containership, the Isla Bella, to TOTE

 Today General Dynamics NASSCO delivered the world's first liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered containership, the Isla Bella, to TOTE Maritime....

Oct 14, 2015, 15:15 ET
Today General Dynamics NASSCO began construction on the second ship of the U.S. Navy's newly reclassified Expeditionary Base Mobile (ESB) program. The 784-foot ship will be configured with a 52,000 square-foot flight deck, fuel and equipment storage, repair spaces, magazines, mission planning spaces and accommodations for up to 250 personnel.

General Dynamics NASSCO Begins Construction on Second Expeditionary Base Mobile Ship

 Today General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), began construction on...

Jun 29, 2015, 10:30 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO, California Speaker Toni Atkins Mark Keel Laying of Second ECO Tanker for APT

On Friday General Dynamics NASSCO hosted a keel laying ceremony for the second ECO tanker, the Magnolia State, for American Petroleum Tankers (APT)...

Jun 25, 2015, 15:00 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO Starts Construction on Second SEA-Vista Commercial Product Tanker

 General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), signaled the start of construction for the second of three...

Jun 15, 2015, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers USNS Lewis B. Puller

 On Friday, June 12, General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), delivered the U.S. Navy's...

May 20, 2015, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO-Norfolk Awarded $36 Million for USS Mitscher Maintenance and Modification

 General Dynamics NASSCO, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has been awarded a $36.4 million contract for maintenance,...

May 11, 2015, 13:00 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO Starts Construction on Fourth American Petroleum ECO Tanker

General Dynamics NASSCO signaled the start of construction of a fourth "ECO" tanker to be built for American Petroleum Tankers at a steel cutting...

Apr 22, 2015, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO Awarded $24 Million for Littoral Combat Ships Sustainment

General Dynamics NASSCO has been awarded a $24.1 million contract by the U.S. Navy for Littoral Combat Ships (LCS) sustainment execution in support...

Apr 20, 2015, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO Launches World's First LNG-Powered Containership for TOTE; Celebrates 100th Ship Launch

On Saturday, General Dynamics NASSCO launched the world's first liquefied natural gas (LNG) powered containership at a ceremony at the company's...

Apr 03, 2015, 11:00 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO Starts Construction on Third American Petroleum ECO Tanker

 General Dynamics NASSCO signaled the start of construction of a third "ECO" tanker to be built for American Petroleum Tankers at a steel...

Mar 09, 2015, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO, First Lady of San Diego Mark Keel Laying of First ECO Tanker for APT

 On Saturday, March 7, General Dynamics NASSCO hosted a keel laying ceremony for the first ECO tanker for American Petroleum Tankers (APT)...

Feb 09, 2015, 10:00 ET
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USNS Lewis B. Puller Christened at General Dynamics NASSCO

 General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), on Saturday christened the U.S. Navy's newest ship, the...

Dec 22, 2014, 10:00 ET
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U.S. Navy Awards General Dynamics $498 Million for Mobile Landing Platform Afloat Forward Staging Base

 The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics NASSCO a $498 million contract for the detail design and construction of the Mobile Landing...