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Eastern Shipbuilding Lays Keel for 1st Offshore Patrol Cutter As Program Re-Compete Continues

Eastern Shipbuilding Lays Keel for 1st Offshore Patrol Cutter As Program Re-Compete Continues

Eastern Shipbuilding laid the keel for its first-in-class offshore patrol cutter, the future Argus, on April 28, 2020. Eastern Shipbuilding image.

This post has been updated to correct the headline. The keel was laid on the first cutter in the class, while a contract was awarded to begin construction on the second.

Eastern Shipbuilding Group laid the keel for the first Offshore Patrol Cutter (OPC) for the Coast Guard, in an audience-free ceremony at the company’s Panama City, Fla., yard. Read More