US Coast Guard releases OPV requirements


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The US Coast Guard has sparked a series of proposals from the shipbuilding industry, having made public its initial requirements for a new Offshore Patrol Cutter programme. The Acquisition Directorate published the draft technical package, with an order for industry interest to be registered by the end of April. The Coast Guard’s current medium endurance cutter fleet is set to be rehauled over the coming years with a total of 25 new OPCs, providing that design and manufacturing costs...
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