10 Jan 2015
USNS Trenton (JHSV 5) Christened
08 Jan 2015
Austal Launches Sixth Cape Class Patrol Boat
21 Dec 2014
Austal USA Awarded LCS Contract for Class Services Support
16 Dec 2014
Austal continues to set the pace with Royal Navy of Oman High Speed Vessels
16 Sep 2014
Austal Delivers Fourth Joint High Speed Vessel
Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX:ASB) is pleased to announce it has successfully delivered Joint High Speed Vessel 4 (JHSV 4), USNS Fall River, to the US Navy.
06 Aug 2014
Austal Launches Montgomery (LCS 8) - Second of Austal’s ten-ship Littoral Combat Ship contract
On August 6, 2014, Austal USA successfully completed the launch of the future USS Montgomery (LCS 8).
14 Jul 2014
USS Independence hosts Australian Rear Admiral Stuart Mayer
03 Apr 2014
Austal Awarded Contract for Survivability Testing on LCS
Austal Limited (Austal) (ASX:ASB) has been awarded an engineering services contract to support survivability testing on the U.S. Navy’s Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship.
17 Jan 2014
Austal celebrates keel laying for Cape Jervis (CCPB05)
Once again demonstrating the rapid progress Austal is making of the Cape Class Patrol Boat Program, on 17 January 2014, Austal hosted the keel-laying ceremony for the fifth vessel (Cape Jervis) of eight 56-metre patrol boats that Austal is designing, building and supporting for the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service (ACBPS).
17 Jan 2014
Austal Launches USNS Fall River (JHSV 4). First of four Navy ships to be launched at Austal in 2014.
On January 16, 2014, Austal USA successfully completed the launch process of the USNS Fall River (JHSV 4). Recently christened, this 103-meter high-speed catamaran represents the U.S. Department of Defense’s next generation multi-use platform. It is part of a 10-ship program, the funds for all of which have been appropriated, worth over US$1.6 billion.
11 Jan 2014
USNS Fall River (JHSV 4) Christened - One of seven Navy vessels currently under construction at Austal USA
USNS Fall River (JHSV 4) christened -
One of seven Navy vessels currently under construction at Austal USA.
31 Dec 2013
Austal Launches Jackson (LCS 6)
On December 14, 2013, Austal USA successfully completed the launch of the future USS Jackson (LCS 6). The Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) is a fast, agile, focused-mission platform designed for operation in near-shore environments yet capable of open-ocean operation.
30 Sep 2013
Austal Delivers Littoral Combat Ship Coronado (LCS 4) to US Navy
3rd ship delivered by Austal to the Navy in less than a year.
Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) Coronado (LCS 4) was delivered to the Navy on September 27, after successfully completing Acceptance Trials at the end of August. Coronado is the second Independence-variant LCS that has been delivered to the U.S. Navy.
16 Sep 2013
Austal USA earns 3rd Annual AEU Large Shipyard Safety & Health Award on September 16, 2013
AUSTAL USA EARNS 3rd ANNUAL AEU LARGE SHIPYARD
SAFETY & HEALTH AWARD
AEU insures 68 shipyards nationwide.
29 Aug 2013
Littoral Combat Ship Coronado (LCS 4) Completes Acceptance Trials
Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship Coronado (LCS 4) successfully completed Acceptance Trials (AT) on August 23, 2013, in the Gulf of Mexico. This milestone achievement involved the execution of intense comprehensive tests by the Navy while underway, which demonstrated the successful operation of the ship’s major systems and equipment. This is the last significant milestone before delivery of the ship, which is expected in September.
01 Jul 2013
US Navy extends high speed catamaran charter
The charter of the Austal high speed vessel WestPac Express has been extended for a further six months by the United States Navy’s Military Sealift Command. The modification to the charter will see the ship continue to support the operations of the United States Marine Corps’ Third Marine Expeditionary Force through to February 2014.
26 Jun 2013
Austal celebrates keel laying for Montgomery (LCS 8)
Second Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) keel laid in less than a year
07 Jun 2013
Austal delivers USNS Choctaw County (JHSV 2)
Six months to the day after delivery of the first JHSV
06 Jun 2013
Austal launches USNS Millinocket (JHSV 3)
The third of ten JHSVs under contract at Austal
23 May 2013
Austal celebrates keel laying for Fall River (JHSV 4)
The fourth of ten Joint High Speed Vessel (JHSV) contracts awarded Austal