Archive for the ‘NASSCO’ Category


December 4th, 2013 | Posted in 2013, NASSCO

NASSCO – A wholly-owned subsidiary of General Dynamics – Has entered into a contract with Seabulk Tankers Inc., for the design and construction of a tanker that will be built at the local shipyard in San Diego. Including this order, NASSCO is now under contract for the design and construction of seven (7) tankers, plus […]

NASSCO to Add 1000 New Jobs!!

July 16th, 2013 | Posted in 2013, NASSCO

General Dynamics – NASSCO, San Diego:  Is beginning a new phase of expansion by planning to add 1,000 new workers, which should keep the company in full swing well into 2016, and beyond.  NASSCO has won contracts to build at least two (2) container ships and four (4) tankers for industry. And the long-term picture looks […]


June 5th, 2013 | Posted in 2013, NASSCO

Shipbuilder General Dynamics NASSCO has been contracted to design and build four 50,000 deadweight ton liquefied natural gas-version-ready product carriers for an affiliate of Pennsylvania-based American Petroleum Tankers. NASSCO expects to provide approximately 800 new jobs.


March 27th, 2013 | Posted in 2013, NASSCO

NASSCO is in the process of working its magic for the overhaul of the Navy’s 844-foot-long amphibious assault ship, Essex.  General Dynamics’s NASSCO will have one of the biggest jobs in its company history with $150-million (or more) for repairs and upgrades on the Essex. NASSCO will work with BAE Systems and Continental Maritime as well, and […]


December 11th, 2012 | Posted in 2012, NASSCO

NASSCO announced that it will finance the $350-million construction of two containerships for Puerto Rico trade that will help the environment.  They will be built by General Dynamics NASSCO in San Diego.