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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...

Dec 18, 2014, 12:30 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO Starts Construction on Second American Petroleum ECO Tanker

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

Dec 17, 2014, 12:30 ET

General Dynamics NASSCO Celebrates Opening of Bremerton Facility

General Dynamics NASSCO celebrated the grand opening of its new location in Bremerton, Wash., yesterday. The facility will support the company's...

Dec 11, 2014, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO and Braemar LNG BV Announce LNG Containment Technology Licensing Agreement

 General Dynamics NASSCO and Braemar LNG BV, a wholly owned subsidiary of Braemar Shipping Services PLC, have signed a technology licensing...

Nov 11, 2014, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO Celebrates Start of Construction for Three SEA-Vista Commercial Product Tankers

 General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), signaled the start of construction for three 50,000...

Oct 30, 2014, 10:00 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO Receives 2014 Environmental Excellence Award from Industrial Environmental Association

 General Dynamics NASSCO, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), was recognized for its environmental conservation and leadership...

Sep 12, 2014, 15:00 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO, Mayor Faulconer Signal Construction of Five American Petroleum Tankers at Steel Cutting Ceremony

 General Dynamics NASSCO and City of San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer today signaled the start of construction of five American Petroleum...

Jun 16, 2014, 12:00 ET
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General Dynamics NASSCO to Construct an Additional Product Tanker for American Petroleum Tankers

General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has entered into a contract with an affiliate of American...

Mar 17, 2014, 10:00 ET

U.S. Navy Awards General Dynamics $129 Million for Mobile Landing Platform 3 Afloat Forward Staging Base

 The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics NASSCO a $128.5 million contract for the detail design and construction of the Mobile Landing...

Mar 12, 2014, 15:00 ET

General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers USNS John Glenn

 General Dynamics NASSCO today delivered the USNS John Glenn (MLP 2), the second ship of the Mobile Landing Platform (MLP) class, to the U.S....

Feb 01, 2014, 20:09 ET
February 1, 2014 - Lyn Glenn christened the second Mobile Landing Platform (MLP) ship, USNS John Glenn, at the General Dynamics NASSCO shipyard in San Diego. The MLP 2 is named in honor of her father, famed Marine Corps Pilot, Congressional Space Medal of Honor recipient and four-term U.S. senator, the Honorable John Glenn.  The MLP 2 is the second of three MLP vessels designed and built by NASSCO.  The MLP will provide capability for large scale logistics movements such as transfer of vehicles and equipment from sea to shore when delivered to the Navy later this year.  (PRNewsFoto/General Dynamics NASSCO)

General Dynamics NASSCO Christens USNS John Glenn

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

Nov 12, 2013, 10:00 ET

General Dynamics NASSCO to Construct Up to Two Follow-on Product Tankers for Seabulk Tankers, Inc.

 General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has entered into a contract with Seabulk Tankers, Inc., a...

Nov 05, 2013, 15:00 ET

General Dynamics NASSCO Lays Keel of Third Mobile Landing Platform Ship

General Dynamics NASSCO today hosted a keel laying ceremony for the USNS Lewis B. Puller, the third ship in the Mobile Landing Platform (MLP)...

Sep 11, 2013, 09:00 ET

General Dynamics NASSCO to Construct Two Product Tankers for Seabulk Tankers, Inc.

General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), has entered into a contract with Seabulk Tankers, Inc., a...

Jun 12, 2013, 11:00 ET

TOTE 3100 TEU Containerships Receive Prestigious Nor-Shipping Award

 TOTE's 3100 TEU LNG-powered containerships took home the Next Generation Award at Nor-Shipping 2013 on June 4 in Oslo, Norway. TOTE, Inc. and...

May 31, 2013, 14:30 ET

General Dynamics NASSCO to Construct Four Product Tankers for American Petroleum Tankers

General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), announced today that it has entered into a contract with an...

May 20, 2013, 11:00 ET

General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers USNS Montford Point

General Dynamics NASSCO recently delivered USNS Montford Point (MLP-1), the lead ship of the Mobile Landing Platform (MLP) class, to the U.S....

Mar 02, 2013, 14:27 ET

General Dynamics NASSCO Christens USNS Montford Point

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

Jan 28, 2013, 13:00 ET

General Dynamics NASSCO and Totem Ocean Trailer Express Finalize Design Contract for LNG Conversion of Orca Class

 General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), announced today that it has finalized a contract with Totem...

Dec 05, 2012, 14:30 ET

General Dynamics NASSCO Lays Keel of Second Mobile Landing Platform Ship

General Dynamics NASSCO hosted a keel laying ceremony for the second Mobile Landing Platform (MLP) ship today at the company's San Diego...