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Future USS Daniel Inouye Completes Acceptance Trials

Date: Feb. 5, 2021 NAVSEA Public Affairs Office: (202) 781-4123 BATH, Maine — The future USS Daniel Inouye (DDG 118) successfully completed acceptance trials Feb. 4 after spending a day underway off the coast of Maine. INSURV inspected the ship during a series of demonstrations while pier side and underway. Many of the ship’s Read More >

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works partners with Longroad Energy to increase clean energy production in Maine

BATH, Maine – General Dynamics Bath Iron Works announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Longroad Energy to purchase net energy billing credits from six solar power generation projects at locations across Maine. BIW’s support of these projects is the result of a 2019 Maine law that encourages the development of clean Read More >

General Dynamics Bath Iron Works Celebrates Start of Fabrication for William Charette (DDG 130)

BATH, Maine – General Dynamics Bath Iron Works celebrated the start of fabrication of the future USS William Charette (DDG 130) Monday at the Structural Fabrication Facility in East Brunswick. DDG 130 is the 43rd of its class built in Bath and second Flight III Arleigh Burke destroyer to start construction at Bath Iron Works. Read More >

U.S. Navy Awards General Dynamics Bath Iron Works $146 Million Planning Yard Option

BATH, Maine – The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Bath Iron Works, a subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), a $146 million option to continue to manage ongoing post-delivery modernization activities for Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) destroyers. The contract runs through January, 2022. “The Navy’s exercise of this option gives General Dynamics Bath Iron Works the Read More >

IGA Contract Ratification

On Friday, November 13th, the Independent Guards Association (IGA) voted to ratify a new collective bargaining agreement with General Dynamics Bath Iron Works. The agreement, which goes into effect at midnight on November 15th, has a duration of four years and contains numerous improvements to wages and benefits over the life of the contract. The Read More >