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Navy Submarine Base New London, Groton CT  (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Navy Awards EB $46M Contract For Overhaul Of Submarine

GROTON, Conn. (AP) — The Navy has awarded a $46 million contract to Electric Boat to support maintenance work on the submarine USS Montpelier. Electric Boat, a Groton-based division of General Dynamics, will conduct planning […]

05/29/2015

Electric Boat shipyard (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Retired Navy Admiral Hired As Electric Boat Executive

GROTON, Conn. (AP) – The retired Navy admiral who served until last year as the top officer at the Groton base has been hired as an executive at submarine builder Electric Boat. The company says […]

02/18/2015

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

Electric Boat Buying A Pfizer Office Building

Electric Boat today announced a $31-million plan to purchase an empty office building in Groton from Pfizer, to be used by submarine designers.

10/29/2014

Sailors man the ship as they bring the ship to life during the commissioning ceremony for the Virginia-class attack submarine USS North Dakota (SSN 784) at Submarine Base New London. North Dakota is the 11th Virginia-class attack submarine to join the fleet and the first of eight Block III Virginia-class submarines to be built. The Block III submarines are being built with new Virginia Payload Tubes designed to lower costs and increase missile-firing payload possibilities. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class William Larned/Released)

Navy’s Newest Sub, USS North Dakota, Joins Fleet

The U.S. Navy’s newest submarine is joining the fleet.

10/25/2014

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Navy Secretary Thanks Submarine Workers

Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus has thanked Electric Boat and its workers for helping drive down the cost of building big-ticket submarines .

09/18/2014

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

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