Newport News Shipbuilding lays off 314, demotes 119

Huntington Ingalls Industries is making workforce reductions at its Newport News Shipbuilding Division that will see 314 salaried employee lose their jobs and a further 119 managers demoted. “Today is a tough

Newport News awarded $3 billion CVN 74 refueling contract

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding Division, Newport News, Va., has been awarded a $2,994,237,224 cost-plus-incentive fee contract for the USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) Refueling Complex Overhaul (RCOH). “We are

Huntington Ingalls reports increased revenues

America’s largest shipbuilder, Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII), reported third quarter 2020 revenues of $2.3 billion, up 4.3% from the third quarter of 2019. The increase was driven by growth at both

Navy shifts delivery strategy for second Ford class carrier

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) reports that it has received an undefinitized contract award from the U.S. Navy to shift the delivery strategy for the aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79),

VIDEO: NNS prepares for launch of Virginia-class submarine Montana

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) has transferred the recently christened Virginia-class submarine Montana (SSN 794) to the floating dry dock at is Newport News Shipbuilding division in preparation for the ship’s launch. During

HII breaks ground for Unmanned Systems Center of Excellence

America’s largest military shipbuilder is gearing up for the U.S. Navy’s plans for a future fleet mix that will include many more unmanned vessels, both on the water and beneath it. Huntington

Newport News Apprentice School approved as institution of higher education

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) reports that the Apprentice School at its Newport News Shipbuilding division has been approved by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia to operate as a

More COVID-19 cases at major U.S. shipyards

On March 23 we reported that an employee of Huntington Ingalls Industries Ingalls Shipbuilding division had tested positive for the coronavirus. Yesterday, Ingalls said that it had been notified of an additional

HII makes leadership changes at Newport News

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) is making changes to the leadership team at its Newport News Shipbuilding division. Julia Jones has been promoted to vice president of manufacturing and facilities, where she

Brandi Smith named program director for Columbia-class submarine program at NNS

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) reports that Brandi Smith has been named program director of the Columbia-class submarine program at the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division. In this new role, Smith will