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.
GROTON, Conn. (AP) _ The Groton museum dedicated to the United States submarine force is going back to its original schedule. Beginning last month, budgets cuts at the Pentagon forced the Historic Ship Nautilus and […]
GROTON, Conn. (AP) _ A spokesman for Electric Boat says a minor equipment fire at a dock at the submarine maker caused some damage to equipment, but caused no injuries. Spokesman Robert Hamilton said Wednesday […]
The Naval Submarine Base in Groton is preparing in case it has to send attack submarines out into the ocean to avoid the effects of what some are calling “Frankenstorm.”
Electric Boat President John Casey says he expects the submarine manufacturer will hire 300 engineers this year with only temporary layoffs of some maintenance workers at its shipyard in Groton.
The U.S. Navy base in Groton is welcoming the first class of female officers selected for assignment to submarines.