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  • 2 October 2018
    Authorities

    Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) formally assumed responsibility for ship maintenance availabilities at US Naval Ship Repair Facility and Japan Regional Maintenance Center (SRF-JRMC) on October 1. NAVSEA is taking over from Commander, US Pacific Fleet (USPACFLT). NAVSEA’s responsibilities include the oversight of all ship maintenance and repair operations, industrial processes and procedures, and repair-related […]

  • 6 December 2013
    Equipment & technology, Industry news, Training & Education

    The U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) announced the winners of the 2013 Chief Engineer (CHENG) awards honoring excellence in engineering, science and technical authority, Dec. 5. The CHENG awards are presented annually to recognize engineering, science and technical authority achievements and contributions to NAVSEA and the U.S. Navy “The CHENG awards highlight NAVSEA’s commitment […]

  • 17 September 2014
    Authorities

    On Sept. 16, 2013, shortly after 8:00 a.m., a great tragedy hit the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) headquarters building when the Navy contractor Aaron Alexis entered and killed 12 people while wounding four more – including two police officers.   A year later, Washington Navy Yard employees met to remember the lives of co-workers, […]

  • 6 June 2017
    Authorities

    CACI International Inc has been awarded a $40 million task order to provide services and support for the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) that will help improve organizational efficiencies and effectiveness, and will assist in developing the command’s workforce. According to the company, this five-year award was issued under the SeaPort-e contract vehicle and represents […]

  • 21 April 2015
    Authorities

    Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) headquarters officially opened its recently redesigned, renovated and renamed building with a ceremony April 20 at the Washington Navy Yard. With a nod to NAVSEA’s mission, Building 197 will be known as the Humphreys Building, named in honor of Joshua Humphreys, the original designer of the U.S. Navy’s first six […]

  • 4 August 2017
    Training & Education

    The U.S. Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY) has found a way to save time and money by having training employees learn on a crane mock-up before transiting to the real waterfront ones. The mock-up is in use since July this year. According to Roger Wandover, an electrician and Continuous Training and Development (CTD) subject matter expert who […]

  • 15 April 2014
    Industry news, Training & Education

    Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) announced the establishment of the Acquisition and Commonality directorate April 14.   The new directorate, led by Rear Adm. Thomas Kearney, focuses on lowering acquisition costs and reducing the number of unique components such as valves in the Navy’s ships and systems. It also increases the sea service’s ability to […]

  • 11 December 2017
    Authorities, Research & Development

    A US Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) team has developed new composite-material shipboard electrical enclosures which could save the navy over $76 million in recurring maintenance and sparing costs over a 30-year period. Shipboard electrical enclosures, such as those used for power junction and communication devices, are constantly exposed to the sea’s harsh environment. Over […]

  • 26 June 2019
    Vessels

    The US Navy’s new expeditionary sea base vessel, the future USNS Miguel Keith (ESB 5) has completed first sea trials after last year’s dry dock incident, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) said. Almost a year ago, the ship sustained damages while under construction at NASSCO’s facility in San Diego when its dry dock flooded. The […]

  • 12 March 2012
    Authorities

    Two Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) employees received the Asian American Engineer of the Year award March 3, in Albuquerque, N.M. NAVSEA’s Jae-Yoo Ko and Allen Lim were both recipients of the award which recognizes exceptional contributions of American scientists, engineers and corporate leaders with Asian ethnicity, in their fields of expertise and within their […]

  • 1 August 2013
    Authorities

    The admiral’s five words sound like a movie featuring Navy warships is playing at the Naval Support Facility Dahlgren theater. “It’s All About the Ships!” But his words are not the title of a sequel to “Battleship”. It’s the new Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) commander’s first mission priority. Navy technological leaders packed the base […]

  • 5 December 2011
    Industry news

      The Iraqi navy opened a Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA)-outfitted ship repair facility (SRF) on Dec. 1 in Umm Qasr, Iraq, marking a step forward in the country’s ability to sustain its navy’s operational readiness. The facility was procured as part of a larger foreign military sales case with the Iraqi Navy and will […]

  • 27 October 2011
    Authorities

    Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) Vice Adm. Kevin McCoy formally reprimanded the commander of Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY), Rear Adm. (sel.) Greg Thomas, Oct. 25, for violating Article 133 of the Uniform Code of Military Justice, conduct unbecoming an officer and a gentleman. The action was based on substantiated allegations from a formal investigation […]

  • 10 June 2013
    Authorities

    Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) held a change of command ceremony, June 7, at the Washington Navy Yard. Vice Adm. William H. Hilarides relieved Vice Adm. Kevin M. McCoy as commander. Hilarides graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1981 with a Bachelor of Science in physics, and also holds a master’s degree in Engineering […]

  • 10 June 2014
    Industry news

    As part of a Naval Sea Systems Command effort to improve surface ship maintenance and modernization, NAVSEA fully analyzed surface ship maintenance and modernization needs to better plan the scope and duration of all 44 shipyard availabilities planned for fiscal year 2015.   This marks the first time the U.S. Navy has collectively assessed and […]

  • 22 November 2016
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Industry news

    The U.S. Navy has awarded BAE Systems a five-year contract worth up to $86 million to provide management, engineering, maintenance, and IT support services for the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) at Wallops Island, Virginia. Under the contract, BAE Systems will integrate various mission equipment, combat systems, and computer programs to help NAVSEA’s surface combat […]

  • 30 October 2014
    Authorities, Research & Development

    Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD) Organized a Small Business and Industry Brief at the University of Mary Washington Dahlgren Campus, Oct. 21. More than 220 business executives attended the event and were provided with in-depth answers on all their business-related question, including the NSWCDD services acquisition forecast. Kris Parker, NSWCDD associate deputy director for […]

  • 3 July 2019
    Equipment & technology, Vessels

    MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has been selected to supply repeat packages of deck machinery equipment for two new US Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) towing, salvage and rescue ships (T-ATS). The ships are currently under construction at Gulf Island Shipyards in Houma, Louisiana, US. The equipment is planned for delivery during 2020, according to MacGregor. […]

  • 8 May 2013
    Training & Education

    Vice Adm. Kevin McCoy, commander, Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), spoke to midshipmen from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Navy Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC) unit, May 1st. Midshipmen from MIT, Harvard, and Tufts University listened as McCoy offered career and leadership advice and explained the role of NAVSEA in keeping the fleet operational […]

  • 13 June 2016
    Authorities

    U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) held a change of command ceremony at the Washington Navy Yard on June 10. Vice Adm. Thomas J. Moore relieved Vice Adm. William H. Hilarides who led the Command during the previous three years. Moore graduated from the United State Naval Academy in 1981 with a Bachelor of Science in math and […]

  • 24 January 2017
    Authorities, Industry news

    Russian nuclear submarine Krasnoyarsk, the fourth Yasen-class submarine, recently completed hydraulic pressure hull tests, the boat’s builder announced. The nuclear-powered Project 885 attack submarine is being built by the Sevmash shipyard in Severodvinsk, Russia. The first submarine in the class, Severodvinsk, was delivered to the Russian Navy in 2013, twenty years after it was laid down […]

  • 27 July 2012
    Industry news

    USS Hopper (DDG 70) entered dry dock at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility (PHNSY & IMF) for a major maintenance period, July 18. Personnel from PHNSY & IMF, a Naval Sea Systems Command field activity, are overseeing and supervising the project. NAVSEA’s four public shipyards play a major role in maintaining America’s […]

  • 3 May 2013
    Training & Education

    The navies currently operating the class meet annually to assess lessons learned and to discuss opportunities to improve capabilities, maintenance and support of these ships. The U.S. Navy currently operates 19 Perry-class frigates, all of which are slated for decommissioning in the next several years. A total of 34 Perry-class frigates are in use by […]

  • 12 October 2018
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Research & Development

    The US Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) announced on Thursday it approved the first metal part created by additive manufacturing (AM) for shipboard installation. A prototype drain strainer orifice (DSO) assembly will be installed on USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) in fiscal year 2019 for a one-year test and evaluation trial. The DSO assembly is […]

  • 13 July 2011
    Training & Education

      It has been out with the old and in with the new this month for the U.S. Naval Sea Systems Command’s (Navsea) submarine community… By Michael Fabey (aviationweek) [mappress] Source: aviationweek, July 13, 2011;

  • 4 April 2019
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Industry news

    The US Naval Sea Systems Command is kick-starting the $21 billion plan to upgrade the four public shipyards to improve their productivity and increase their maintenance throughput in order to support the combat readiness of the navy the nation needs. The Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) Shipyard Infrastructure Optimization Plan (SIOP) Program Office, PMS-555, established […]

  • 9 January 2018
    Authorities, Equipment & technology, Industry news

    The US Naval Sea Systems Command has picked a Jensen Maritime Consultants workboat design to be used for the construction of workboats for the US Navy. Jensen Maritime Consultants did not identify the boat builder that will be in charge of delivering the vessels to the navy adding only that the boats are to be […]

  • 24 September 2013
    Industry news

    McKean Defense Group, LLC has been awarded a Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) services contract in support of Deputy Commander for Surface Warfare (SEA 21). The three-year cost plus fixed fee contract is valued at over $24.8 million. McKean will provide program management support, budget/finance support, operations support and administrative services to the Commander, Navy […]

  • 1 October 2013
    Industry news

    The Navy awarded CH2M Hill Constructors, Inc. a $6.4 million dollar firm-fixed-price contract for the repair and restoration of the Historic Headquarters Facility of the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), Building 197, at the Washington Navy Yard September 30. Building 197 suffered extensive and widespread damage during the tragic shooting and related events that occurred […]