OCCAR News 22. June 2018 Logistic Support Ship Launch A key milestone in the Logistic Support Ship (LSS) Programme was successfully achieved on 22 June 2018, with the launch of the new 27,200 full load displacement ship at Fincantieri’s Riva Trigoso shipyard. 21. April 2018 LSS Aft and Mid Sections Launched in Riva Trigoso Mid sections of the Italian Navy’s new Logistic Support Ship (LSS), named Vulcano, were launched on 21st April at the FINCANTIERI integrated shipyard in Riva Trigoso (Genoa). 04. April 2018 UK return to the BOXER Programme The UK will re-join the BOXER Programme with the intention to equip the Army with the 8x8 BOXER vehicles to modernise its vehicle's fleet and to fulfil the requirements of the Mechanised Infantry Vehicle (MIV) Programme. 12. June 2016 Keel Laying Ceremonies in Riva Trigoso for LSS A further important target in the Logistic Support Ship (LSS) Programme has been successfully achieved with the keel laying of the aft part of the ship. The respective ceremony took place at FINCANTIERI shipyard in Riva Trigoso (Genova) on 12th July.