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2014-06-11 23:02:31

New research report “Global Submarine Market 2014-2024” worked out by Strategic Defence Intelligence (SDI) has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the study, the worldwide submarine market is poised to post a 5.19% CAGR in the next 10 years. London, UK (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 The worldwide submarine market is poised to post a 5.19% CAGR in the next 10 years. North America and APAC are predicted to be the largest regional submarine markets, with a combined...

2014-06-05 23:06:25

MarketReportsStore.com adds “Global Submarine Market 2014-2024” to its store. Inquire before buying this report at http://marketreportsstore.com/inquire-before-buying/?rname=13693. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 This report provides readers with a detailed analysis of both historic and forecast global industry values, factors influencing demand, the challenges faced by industry participants, analysis of industry leading companies, and key news. Analysis of consumer behavior,...

2014-05-28 12:21:34

Agreement Broadens Solutions for Subsea Operations SEATTLE, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OceanGate Inc., a global provider of manned submersible solutions for commercial, research and military applications, announced a strategic agreement with Global Diving & Salvage Inc., a leading provider of marine construction and offshore support services in the United States and an internationally recognized marine casualty responder. The collaboration will provide government and commercial...

2014-04-29 23:03:56

Wittmer is currently printing the fifth edition of his six-volume set of hardcover books, "United States Submarine Men Lost During World War II." Manchester, MO (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 Paul Wittmer grew up in New York City and joined the Navy in 1942 as a volunteer to work on diesel engines of submarines. He is a life member of the United States Submarine Veterans of World War II and United States Submarine Veterans Inc. He began enhancing details on each man and collecting...

2014-04-28 16:22:38

GROTON, Conn., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Navy today underscored its commitment to an advanced and adaptable submarine force by awarding General Dynamics Electric Boat a contract valued at $17.6 billion for the construction of 10 additional Virginia-class submarines. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140428/81320 The multi-year Block IV contract enables Electric Boat and its industry...

2014-03-05 12:20:40

GROTON, Conn., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Electric Boat has been awarded two contract modifications from the U.S. Navy worth a total value of $35.8 million. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). Under the first contract, valued at $19.8 million, Electric Boat will perform advanced submarine research and development studies in support of a wide range of technology areas including manufacturability, maintainability,...

2014-02-13 08:21:41

Prototype aims to revolutionize submersible operations SEATTLE, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OceanGate Inc., a global provider of manned submersible solutions for commercial, research and military applications, announced today the start of a comprehensive refit of the Lula 500 submersible to transform the vessel into a fully functional Cyclops prototype with depth capabilities to 500 meters. The renamed Cyclops 500 will function as a test platform for software, technology and...

2014-01-17 12:20:15

GROTON, Conn., Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Electric Boat has been awarded a $29.8 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to develop advanced submarine technologies for current and future undersea platforms. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). Under the terms of the modification, Electric Boat will perform advanced submarine research and development studies in support of a wide range of technology areas including...

2014-01-16 12:21:03

Leveraging its open architecture approach, General Dynamics enables the Navy to quickly integrate new technologies onto critical platforms to meet fast-changing mission requirements. FAIRFAX, Va., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), was recently awarded two contracts valued at approximately $226.7 million by the U.S. Navy's Strategic Systems Programs (SSP) office for continuing efforts to...

Japanese WWII Mega-Submarine Found Sunk Off Hawaiian Coast
2013-12-04 13:36:55

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A World War II-era Imperial Japanese Navy mega-submarine has been found off the coast of Hawaii, 67 years after it was lost. The ship was discovered more than 2,300 feet below sea level near the southwest island of O'ahu. The I-400 submarine, longer than a football field, was the largest submarine ever built until the introduction of nuclear-powered subs in the 1960s. It had a range of 37,500 miles and was able to travel one and a half...


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  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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