Updated February 26 at 8:50pm
Defense Industry
51 results total, viewing 31 - 40
Raytheon Co. recently hosted a forum for commercial suppliers to identify ways to improve efficiencies in ship system integration at shipyards around the country and world. more
Mayor Jorge O. Elorza has appointed Army Col. Michael Borg as director of the Providence Emergency Management Agency and Office of Homeland Security. more
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down from his post after 21 months in office amid tension with the White House over strategy and the rise of new security challenges to the country. more
Raytheon Co., the world’s largest missile maker, reported a 6.3 percent decline in first-quarter sales, reflecting a slowdown in the federal marketplace. The shares fell the most since November 2012. more
Textron Inc.’s Bell Helicopter unit received a commitment from China’s Reignwood Group to purchase 50 helicopters to meet growing demand for travel and tourism. more
The Pentagon paid Textron Inc.’s Bell Helicopter unit $8,123.50 each for gears that should have cost $445.06, according to a report by the Defense Department’s inspector general. more
A $17.8 billion submarine contract, the biggest weapons deal announced by the U.S. military in more than a dozen years, kept Pentagon awards from sinking last month. more
Capt. Howard Goldman will relieve Capt. Todd Cramer as commander of the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport during a change of command ceremony on Friday at 1 p.m. more
The brainchild of cousins Dave Evans and Charlie Dewey, the Evans Capacitor Co. in East Providence has been inventing, developing and producing unique, high-energy, density capacitors since it opened its doors in 1996. Today, Evans Capacitor’s hybrid capacitors have established a niche for very high-power, high-reliability pieces with aerospace and defense applications. more
Today’s submarines are billion-dollar boats that can dive to more than 1,500 feet beneath the sea and stay submerged for months at a time. more
« Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 Next »