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June 22, 2014
Defense Will Likely Spend Less In State
Connecticut companies are having a record year for Department of Defense contracts, including the $17.6 billion Virginia-class submarine contract awarded to Electric Boat in April, but the DOD will likely spend less money in Connecticut than last year because of the military drawdown in Afghanistan and federal budget cuts.

 
June 22, 2014
Electricity 'Microgrid' At Sub Base Could Save Money, Provede Backup
A "smart energy" electricity microgrid is the next big project for the Naval Submarine Base, which is using the help of the state Office of Military Affairs to identify a combination of federal, state and private sector funding for the project.

 
June 16, 2014
Courtney Hosts Summit to Strengthen Connecticut Submarine Supply Chain
New London, CT—Today, Congressman Joe Courtney (CT-2), in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Middletown Export Assistance Center and representatives from Electric Boat, hosted more than 300 local companies for an informational summit on becoming part of the submarine supply chain. The event gave company representatives the chance to learn more about the needs of Electric Boat, as well as the contract process.

 
 
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