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Container Manufacturer Reports Profit Plunge

World-leading container manufacturer and logistics services provider Singamas Container Holdings Limited has announced its unaudited interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2014.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

WJRT

Enterprise Holdings Hires More Than 4,000 Military Veterans Since...

Enterprise Holdings announced today that it has added more than 4,000 military veterans to its staff since joining the 100,000 Jobs Mission coalition in 2012.

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U.S. Naval Institute

Essay: The Legal and Moral Problems of Autonomous Strike Aircraft

The Navy's unmanned X-47B lands aboard the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt on Aug. 17, 2014.

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Washington Times

USS Saratoga carrier heads off to be scrapped

The decommissioned aircraft carrier USS Saratoga left its port in Rhode Island on Thursday for its final journey to Texas, where it will be scrapped.

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jdsupra.com

Navy Bribery Scandals Highlight the Importance of Enforcing a Code of Conduct

There are a wide range of business opportunities available for supplying, equipping and servicing the U.S. Navy's more than 323,000 active personnel, 290 ships and over 3,700 aircraft around the world.

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Hispanic Business

CACI Awarded Prime Position on $37 Million Contract to Provide...

This five-year multiple-award indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract has a ceiling value of and represents continuing work in CACI's Logistics and Material Readiness market area.

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Wired

The WWI Battleships That Saved (And Doomed) the British Empire

World War I was shaped by the new vehicles developed during the four years of conflict.

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Marine News

DSME Gets UK Shipyard Consulting Contract

S. Korea's DSME says it is to provide naval vessel production and management consulting services for British defense company BAE.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Marine News

Northrop Grumman Awarded Navy IT Contract

Grumman Corporation informs it has been selected by the US Navy as one of five contractors for the Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services full deployment production contract to upgrade cybersecurity, command and control, communications and intelligence systems across the fleet.

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Stars and Stripes

Navy plan details increased forward presence, number of Pacific ships

The U.S. Navy's top leader Wednesday released details of a five-year navigation plan that calls for increasing the forward presence of ships to about 120 by 2020, up from this year's average of 97. The plan, which is tied to the Navy's 2015-2019 spending submission, would continue the Obama administration's rebalance to the Pacific by expanding the ... (more)

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Examiner.com

Navy's new aircraft support ship to enter service

The USS America , a new amphibious assault ship that looks like a small aircraft carrier, is on track to be formally placed into active service during an Oct. 11 commissioning ceremony in San Francisco, according to the Navy.

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Bremerton Patriot

Coasties get recognized

Three U.S. Coast Guard Enlisted Persons of the Quarter were recognized by the Navy League of the United States Bremerton/Olympic Peninsula Council during an August 12th luncheon.

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U.S. Naval Institute

Navy Expels 34 Sailors in Nuclear Cheating Scandal

The moored training ship Daniel Webster begins its tow from Norfolk Naval Shipyard to Charleston, S.C. on 21 August 2012.

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WTKR-TV Norfolk

Navy confirms sunken wreck is WWII-era cruiser USS Houston

The U.S. Navy has announced that the wreckage of a vessel that sits at the bottom of the Java Sea near Indonesia is "consistent with the identification" of the World War II wreck of the cruiser USS Houston .

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Sys-Con Media

Orbit International Receives Orders Totaling Approximately $770,000

Orbit's Power Group, through its Behlman Electronics, Inc. subsidiary received a follow-on order for approximately $550,000 for a COTS power supply used in a U.S. Naval anti-submarine and anti-ship surveillance and targeting system.

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Eastern Daily Press

Arctic convoy veteran, from Bramerton, receives Ushakov medal

A veteran of the Arctic convoys that took arms and munitions to the north of Russia during the Second World War has received an Ushakov medal to honour his service.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Marine News

Aircraft Carrier Hull Ready for Delivery

A large section of HMS Prince of Wales has been loaded out of its dock hall in Portsmouth ready for delivery to Rosyth for final assembly of the second Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carrier to begin.

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Navy Times

CNO Greenert calls for boosting deployed ship presence

More time forward and more chances to serve in the Pacific and in the Middle East; that's the course the Navy's top officer is setting in his annual 'Navigation Plan' released Tuesday.

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Marine News

Maritime Reporter @ 75: The Daily Cartoon

Maritime Reporter & Engineering News was founded by John J. O'Malley in 1939, and today ranks as the world's largest audited trade publication in the world serving the maritime industry, with a circulation of more than 35,000 worldwide, including ship and boat owners, ship and boat builders, naval architects and marine engineers.

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The Washington Post

Video: The Navya s X-47B reaches a new milestone

The Navy is still finalizing what it wants from a new armed aerial drone that will fly off aircraft carriers to perform a variety of missions.

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