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Congressman Joe Courtney  (Courtesy Office of Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty)

Maritime Firms to Seek Sub. Biz

Connecticut maritime manufacturers are getting lessons on how to cash in on a lucrative U.S. Navy submarine contract.

06/03/2014

Electric Boat Shipyard, Groton (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Rear Admiral, EB Officials to Discuss Sub Contract

U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Richard Breckenridge will be in Groton to discuss a new $17.6 billion contract with General Dynamics to build attack submarines.

05/05/2014

File photo of a submarine. (credit: SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images)

General Dynamics Secures $18B Contract To Build Attack Subs For Navy

General Dynamics said Monday it has secured a $17.65 billion contract to build attack submarines for the U.S. Navy.

04/29/2014

Electric Boat shipyard (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

More Navy Business for Electric Boat

General Dynamics said Monday it has secured a $17.65 billion contract to build attack submarines for the U.S. Navy.

04/28/2014

Electric Boat shipyard (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Electric Boat Expects Growth Despite Projected Drop In Defense Spending

Navy contractor Electric Boat expects to grow significantly in the years ahead despite an expected decline in U.S. defense spending because of strong support for the strategic roles played by submarines, the company’s president said Tuesday.

01/14/2014

Electric Boat Shipyard, Groton (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

EB To Talk Company Issues

GROTON, Conn. (AP) – The president of Electric Boat is holding a meeting with officials from southeastern Connecticut to discuss key issues facing the defense contractor. The Groton-based company designs and builds submarines for the […]

01/14/2014

Electric Boat shipyard (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Electric Boat To Discuss Issues Facing Company

The president of Electric Boat is holding a meeting with officials from southeastern Connecticut to discuss key issues facing the defense contractor.

01/14/2014

Electric Boat shipyard (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Electric Boat Announces Layoffs

Electric Boat has informed 115 workers that they’re being laid off effective January 10 next year. The word came down this morning. The company says the employees are shipfitters, painters, and outside machinists with the […]

11/13/2013

Groton Sub Base (Getty Images File Photo)

Sub Christened In Groton

GROTON, Conn. (AP) – The U.S. Navy has christened its newest attack submarine, a $2.6 billion vessel that can launch cruise missiles, deliver special forces commandos and carry out surveillance over areas at land and […]

11/02/2013

Submarine Virginia (Lt. Patrick Evans/Navy Photo)

Sub Work Going To Electric Boat

Electric Boat has won a $152 million contract to support its work developing Virginia-class attack submarines for the U.S. Navy.

09/26/2013

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