2003 Electric Boat News

Below are links to recent issues of EB News, the company newspaper. The files are in PDF, which requires Acrobat Reader, a free plug-in available for download from www.adobe.com. To view an issue, simply click on its cover. To return to this list afterward, click on your browser's Back button.

EB News December 2003

December 2003

Top stories:
  • EB president addresses local leaders
  • Shipyard quickly completes engine room steaming of Virginia (SSN774)
  • Special section: The volunteers of EB
EB News November 2003

November 2003

Top stories:
  • USS Augusta's docking signals start of major maintenance jobs
  • Navy recognizes EB for security plan
  • EB honors veterans, past and present
EB News October 2003

October 2003

Top stories:
  • Q&A with EB President John Casey
  • New tracking system improves EB's process improvement program
  • Lean Six Sigma program is explained
  • Distinguished Shipbuilders honored
EB News September 2003

September 2003

Top stories:
  • Shipyard teamwork keeps Virginia (SSN774) on schedule
  • Strategic plan for 2004 unveiled
  • EB preparing cranes for future work
EB News August 2003

August 2003

Top stories:
  • EB christens the Virginia (SSN774)
  • Electricians find better, safer ways to run submarine cables
  • Hull-testing procedure goes strapless
EB News July 2003

July 2003

Top stories:
  • Operations director credits employee dedication for progress on Virginia
  • EB raises its environmental standards to a higher level
  • New tank eases pressure of tough job
EB News June 2003

June 2003

Top stories:
  • Shipyard apprentices return to school
  • EB storage area is now shipshape
  • Back safety program is revived
  • Navy honors EB employees for work at Groton submarine base
EB News May 2003

May 2003

Top stories:
  • 18 graduate from Electric Boat's associate's degree program
  • Quonset Point manager gets award
  • EB divers are jacks of all trades
  • New uses found for milling machine
EB News April 2003

April 2003

Top stories:
  • Rotation program gives engineers shipyard experience
  • Calibration process is streamlined
  • First module for Hawaii (SSN776) shipped to Groton by Quonset Point
EB News March 2003

March 2003

Top stories:
  • Oil analysis program makes crane maintenance safer, easier, cheaper
  • Quonset Point team competes in national quality competition
  • Toner discusses GD Marine Systems
EB News February 2003

February 2003

Top stories:
  • Influx of shipyard workers keeps Trade Training Department humming
  • Shipyard job fair draws nearly 500
  • Cooperative safety program sends off-site injury rates plummeting
EB News Janaury 2003

January 2003

Top stories:
  • Safety at EB gets better year by year
  • Safety mockup teaches real lessons
  • Work goes on despite the holidays
  • VPs discuss management development