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Polar Icebreakers: In the News

                   

2018

March 5, 2018 - RFP Released For Coast Guard's Heavy Polar Icebreaker

Feb. 22, 2018 - Polar Icebreaker Acquisition Proceeds To Next Phase

2017

Oct. 19, 2017 - U.S. Navy Releases Draft Request For Proposal For Coast Guard Icebreaker Design, Construction

July 27, 2017 - Coast Guard Participates In Icebreaker Model Testing Demonstration With DHS, National Research Council Of Canada (NRC)

June 16, 2017 - Heavy Polar Icebreaker Model Testing Underway

April 4, 2017 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Releases Draft Polar Icebreaker Specifications

Feb. 22, 2017 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Awards Multiple Contracts For Heavy Polar Icebreaker Industry Studies

Feb. 9, 2017 - Acquisition Update: U.S., Canada Governments Partner On Model And Test Activities To Support Heavy Polar Icebreaker Acquisition Efforts

2016

Dec. 23, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Requests Quotes For Heavy Polar Icebreaker Industry Studies

Oct. 26, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Releases Request For Information For Heavy Polar Icebreaker Industry Studies

March 17, 2016 - Deep Freeze 2016: Reaching the bottom of the world

Feb. 9, 2016 - Coast Guard To Hold Polar Icebreaker Industry Day March 18

2015

April 20, 2015 - Coast Guard Team Observes Icebreaking Technology In Finland

2014

Nov. 20, 2014 - U.S., Canadian Coast Guards Exchange Polar Icebreaker Acquisition Knowledge

June 20, 2014 - Acquisition Update: Polar Icebreaker Acquisition Project Approved For Next Phase

2013

Aug. 16, 2013 - USCG Arctic Strategy Requires More Ice Breakers

April 25, 2013 - Heavy Polar Icebreaker Project Makes Progress

Feb. 28, 2013 - Coast Guard Heavy Polar Icebreaker Project Taking Shape