Stories about Bath Iron Works

 

Shipbuilder says it’s under federal civil probe

The Associated Press on Sept. 29, 2011, at 5:54 p.m.
The USS Spruance, DDG-111 departs Bath Iron Works Thursday and makes its way down the dredged Kennebec River to the sea.

Dredge report: No immediate signs of adverse impact on the Kennebec

By Darren Fishell, Times Record on Sept. 28, 2011, at 9:59 a.m.
The Murphy, which was built in a series of Arleigh Burke-class destroyers, is christened at Bath Iron Works shipyard in Bath on May 7, 2011.

BIW lands two more ship contracts

By Christopher Cousins on Sept. 26, 2011, at 6:51 p.m.
Employees at Bath Iron Works watch from an upper deck on an Aegis destroyer in 2009.

Pentagon report attacks BIW management

By Seth Koenig on Sept. 23, 2011, at 7:48 p.m.

BIW’s future to be defined by national warship defense strategy

By Christopher Cousins on Sept. 23, 2011, at 6:14 p.m.

Projectile for Maine-built ship passes test

The Associated Press on Sept. 23, 2011, at 11:29 a.m.
Maine shipyard workers guide one of four "Ultra Units" for DDG-1000, the lead ship of the Zumwalt-class of guided missile destroyers, recently. Work on DDG-1000 is now over 50 percent complete.

BIW, Navy sign two more ship contracts worth $2 billion

By Christopher Cousins on Sept. 15, 2011, at 6:37 p.m.

Worker admits stealing copper, bucket by bucket, from BIW

By Beth Brogan, Times Record on Sept. 13, 2011, at 5:06 p.m.

Bath Iron Works lays off 44 salaried workers

The Associated Press on Sept. 13, 2011, at 3:42 p.m.
Maine Housing Director Dale McCormick (from left) helps Aomori prefecture government senior staff member Yasunori Kitagawa and Hirosaki University assistant to the president Dr. Hirotada Nanjo understand an English term as they tour the Advanced Structures and Composites Center on the University of Maine campus in Orono on Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011.

Communities tied by century-old shipwreck share technology, ideas during visit

By Nick McCrea on Sept. 08, 2011, at 11:07 p.m.

Woman hospitalized after jumping from Bath bridge

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 07, 2011, at 1:42 p.m.
The USS Spruance, DDG-111, departs Bath Iron Works Thursday and makes its way down the Kennebec River to the sea.

Bath Iron Works sends newest destroyer to military service

By Christopher Cousins on Sept. 01, 2011, at 6:55 p.m.

Navy destroyer sails away from Bath Iron Works

The Associated Press on Sept. 01, 2011, at 3:37 p.m.
The christening of the Murphy, the last in a series of Arleigh Burke class destroyers, takes place in May at Bath Iron Works' shipyard in Bath, Maine. The Arleight Burke class of destroyer is among those being considered by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as the country seeks to overhaul its seaborne military.

Could Saudi Arabia be Bath Iron Works’ next big customer?

By Seth Koenig on Aug. 31, 2011, at 7:17 p.m.

Collins: BIW future secure after newest Navy contract

By Seth Koenig, Times Record on Aug. 04, 2011, at 10:47 a.m.

Collins to meet with BIW workers

The Associated Press on Aug. 03, 2011, at 5:07 a.m.
An Arleigh-Burke-class destroyer is worked on at Bath Iron Works, in Bath in May 2009.

General Dynamics 2Q profit rises slightly

The Associated Press on July 27, 2011, at 8:28 a.m.

Navy, BIW agree on final 2 Zumwalt destroyers

The Associated Press on July 26, 2011, at 6:20 p.m.

Navy change-of-command ceremony held in Bath

The Associated Press on July 07, 2011, at 7:09 a.m.
Peter Jumars, the director of School of Marine Sciences at the University of Maine, talks about an observation buoy at the future site of an offshore wind energy test turbine about two miles south of Monhegan Island during a tour of the area Monday. On the left is Dr. Christopher Hart of the U.S. Department of Energy on the right is Peter Browne of HDR Enigineering.

U.S. energy official, researchers visit offshore wind site

By Matt Wickenheiser on June 13, 2011, at 10:11 p.m.