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April 12. 2015
Bow Wave Of Subs Rolling Through Yards
A surge of work is rippling through the building yards of General Dynamics Electric Boat (EB) the likes of which has not been seen since the end of the Cold War.

March 29, 2015
EB Planning Today For Tomorrow's Growth In Connecticut, Rhode Island
Around the year 2030, when Electric Boat is turning out both advanced nuclear attack submarines and a new class of ballistic missile submarines, the company anticipates having 18,000 employees, compared to the 13,000 it has today.

March 19, 2015
Obama Nominates Academy Superintendent Stosz To Coast Guard Deputy Commandant
President Barack Obama has nominated Rear Adm. Sandra Stosz for a promotion after she completes her tour as superintendent of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy this summer.

March 7, 2015
Rhode Island Builds American Seapower
Today I am visiting Quonset Point for the keel-laying of the Navyís newest submarine, the Colorado. An important ship-building milestone, this keel-laying begins the building of a new ship, and continues the long tradition and strong connection between the people of New England and our Navy. It is also an opportunity to highlight the strong commitment we continue to make to increase the size of our Navy fleet.

March 4, 2015
Mabus: Protecting Shipbuilding 'Til The Last Dog Dies'
The secretary of the Navy has emphasized the need to maintain a steady clip of shipbuilding, warning that a missing a year can never be made up.

March 4, 2015
Congressmen Rally Behind Ohio-Class Submarine Replacement
Congressmen gathered on Capitol Hill to tout the importance of replacing the nationís aging ballistic missile equipped Ohio-class submarines.

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