Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: General Electric Company

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!



GE Propels the US Navy with Increased Resilience and Decreased Operational Cost - Approximately 80,000 tons (fully loaded) and 784 feet in length, with a beam of 164 feet more than a third wider than most ships Expeditionary Base Mobile (ESB) 4 is an extremely stable platform for sea base operations - GEMarineSolutions.com
GE Propels the US Navy with Increased Resilience and Decreased Operational Cost

 

PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Pittsburgh, PA, United States, 2016/03/24 - Approximately 80,000 tons (fully loaded) and 784 feet in length, with a beam of 164 feet more than a third wider than most ships Expeditionary Base Mobile (ESB) 4 is an extremely stable platform for sea base operations - GEMarineSolutions.com. NYSE: GE

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Military/Defense/Homeland Security Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

• GE’s Electrical Power and Propulsion System Enables ESB 4 to Operate at a Speed of 15 Knots with an Endurance of over 9,500 Nautical Miles;
• GE’s Electrical Solution Saves Long-Term Operational Cost Due to Decreased Reliance on Fuel Oil;
• The Deal Highlights the Growing Trend in Electric and Hybrid Electric Drive for Naval Applications.

Approximately 80,000 tons (fully loaded) and 784 feet in length, with a beam of 164 feet more than a third wider than most ships Expeditionary Base Mobile (ESB) 4 is an extremely stable platform for sea base operations. Enabled by GE’s electric power and propulsion system, and built by General Dynamics, National Steel and Shipbuilding Company (NASSCO), ESB 4 will be able to operate at a speed of 15 knots with an endurance of over 9,500 nautical miles.

ESB 4 is the second ship of this type to be outfitted as an Expeditionary Base Mobile, formerly called the Afloat Forward Staging Base. It will be able to accommodate up to 250 personnel. The new 784-foot vessel will feature a 52,000-square-foot flight deck, fuel and equipment storage, repair spaces, magazines and mission planning. Additionally, there will be a hangar bay and flight deck capable of supporting MH-53E and MH-60 helicopters, with an option for future upgrades to support MV-22 tilt-rotor aircraft.

“There is a growing interest in full electric and hybrid propulsion solutions for naval applications, as they offer increased efficiency, flexibility and reliability while saving money over the lifetime of the ship. GE’s technical expertise, superior products and services enable the Navy to spend more of its valuable resources, time and money focusing on the core missions that are critical to our national defense,” said Adam Kabulski, director for naval accounts, GE’s Marine Solutions.

The ESB is part of a new class of vessels for the U.S. Navy that will support multiple missions such as air mine counter measures (AMCM), counter-piracy operations, maritime security operations, humanitarian aid and disaster relief missions and crisis response operations.

The vessel is scheduled to launch in mid-2017, and delivery of the vessel is slated for 2018.

About GE

GE (ge.com) is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. GE is organized around a global exchange of knowledge, the "GE Store," through which each business shares and accesses the same technology, markets, structure and intellect. Each invention further fuels innovation and application across our industrial sectors. With people, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for customers by speaking the language of industry.

About GE’s Marine Solutions

GE's Marine Solutions (gemarinesolutions.com) is dedicated to power and propulsion systems for customers in the workboat, merchant, offshore and naval industries. Smart engineering coupled with software analytics, we provide customers with data-driven efficiency. Connecting the physical and digital worlds, GE helps power, propel, position and predict the marine industry for operational excellence.

Contact: Wenlin Jin - GE Energy Management
P: +33(0)1 53 59 28 45 / M: +33(0)6 10 13 02 53
E: Wenlin.Jin[.]ge.com

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Military/Defense/Homeland Security Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Agency / Source: General Electric Company

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Military/Defense/Homeland Security articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


GE Propels the US Navy with Increased Resilience and Decreased Operational Cost

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
 
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
GE Marine Solutions | ESB 4
Contact: Paul Floren - GE Energy Management 
+33(0)1 53 59 28 44 / +33(0)6 20 71 14 21 paul.floren[.]ge.com
 
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any General Electric Company securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Military/Defense/Homeland Security via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!




Read Latest Press Releases From General Electric Company / Company Profile


Read Military/Defense/Homeland Security Most Recent Related Press Releases:

GE Showcases Innovative and Efficient Solutions for International Workboat Show
Leonardo - Life Flight Network of US Orders Two Additional AW119Kx Helicopters
DCNS Announces Partnership with Indigenous Defence Consortium
Thales to Upgrade Collins Submarine with Latest Generation Sonar Systems
Leonardo Inaugurates New Maritime Navigation Support Centre At Izmit in Turkey
Leonardo to Exhibit At PMR Expo Following A String of Professional Mobile Radio Successes in 2016
First Royal Navy AW101 Merlin Mk4 Makes its Maiden Flight
Leonardo Wins Contract to Secure the Port of Pointe Noire in the Republic of Congo
Safran’s Sigma 30 Artillery Navigation and Pointing System Wins New Export Contract
Leonardo Demonstrates C-27J Capabilities in Latin America

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
 
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...



PREMIUM Members


Visit  Triggr & Bloom

Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona

Visit  BizJobs.com







 
  ©2016 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today