NASSCO Shipbuilders Remember U.S. Senator John Glenn

Regarding the passing of U.S. Senator John Glenn: Today we celebrate the life of an American hero and icon – Senator John Glenn. In 2014, NASSCO shipbuilders had the distinct honor of delivering the USNS John Glenn (ESD-2) to the U.S. Navy. A 785-foot-long ship designed to aid America’s uniformed men and women around the globe, Read More >

Semper Fi: NASSCO Marines Celebrate 241st Birthday

November 10, 2016 – NASSCO’s Marines gathered in celebration of the 241st birthday of the U.S. Marine Corps. The celebration included the traditional cutting and serving of the birthday cake, with the first piece served to the guest of honor, MGySgt Jeffrey Griffin; the second to the oldest Marine present, retired Sgt. Juan Gomez; and the Read More >

Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus Visits NASSCO

On October 19, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus – the U.S. Navy’s highest ranking official – visited the General Dynamics NASSCO shipyard as a final thank you to shipbuilders for their work in building and maintaining America’s fleet. [Show slideshow]  

General Dynamics NASSCO Delivers Fourth ECO Class Product Carrier to American Petroleum Tankers

SAN DIEGO – On Monday, September 26, General Dynamics NASSCO delivered the fourth vessel in a series of five ECO Class product tankers under contract with American Petroleum Tankers. The Bay State was delivered during a special signing ceremony at the NASSCO shipyard in San Diego, CA. The Bay State is a 610-foot-long, 50,000 deadweight-ton, Read More >

General Dynamics NASSCO Christens Fourth ECO Class Product Carrier for American Petroleum Tankers

SAN DIEGO – On Saturday, September 17, General Dynamics NASSCO hosted a christening ceremony for the fourth ECO Class tanker for American Petroleum Tankers (APT) under construction at the company’s shipyard in San Diego. U.S. Representative Juan Vargas spoke at the ceremony, and the ship’s sponsor, Mrs. Melissa DeVeau, christened the ship with the traditional Read More >