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HII Newport News Uses Digital Tech to Create Blueprints of Warships; Chris Miner Quoted

HII Newport News Uses Digital Tech to Create Blueprints of Warships; Chris Miner Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Engineers at Huntington Ingalls Industries' Newport News Shipbuilding business have started using laser scanners and other digital technologies to develop blueprints of aircraft carriers, submarines and other vessels to speed up ship design, construction and maintenance work, Defense One reported SundayChris Miner, vice president of in-service carriers at Newport News Shipbuilding, said digital data will help the company achieve business transformation.

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Xavier Beale Promoted to Trades VP at HII’s Newport News Shipbuilding Division

Xavier Beale Promoted to Trades VP at HII's Newport News Shipbuilding Division - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Xavier Beale, formerly director of human resources operations at Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ Newport News Shipbuilding division, has been promoted to a vice president role within the same division. He will oversee production trades and trades administration and management functions as well as manage operations of the company-run Apprentice School in …

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Navy Accepts USS Indiana Submarine Delivery From HII’s Newport News Division

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Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ Newport News Shipbuilding division has delivered a nuclear-powered fast attack submarine slated for U.S. Navy commissioning in September. USS Indiana is the 16th Virginia-class submarine HII has built through a partnership with General Dynamics‘ Electric Boat subsidiary and eighth craft that Newport News Shipbuilding handed over to the service …

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Huntington Ingalls’ Newport News Industrial Business Secures Workplace Safety Certification

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Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ Newport News Industrial business has received a Safety and Health Recognition Program certification from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. The company said Wednesday the SHARP certification recognizes small business employers that have implemented an injury prevention and safety program and utilized OSHA’s on-site consultation services. “The consultation process …

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Navy Secretary Ray Mabus Visits Gerald R Ford Aircraft Carrier at HII’s Newport News Site

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U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus has visited Huntington Ingalls Industries‘ Newport News facility to carry out a tour of the Gerald R. Ford aircraft carrier. HII said Thursday Newport News Shipbuilding president division Matt Mulherin and Ford Commanding Officer Capt. Richard McCormack officiated the tour for Mabus. Mabus recognized efforts by the Navy and U.S. …

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Huntington Ingalls to Expand Newport News Steel Fabrication Hub; Pete Diakun Comments

Huntington Ingalls to Expand Newport News Steel Fabrication Hub; Pete Diakun Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Newport News Industrial, a Huntington Ingalls Industries subsidiary, will add 52,000 square feet to its headquarters in Newport News, Virginia to support the heavy steel fabrication work for commercial nuclear power customers. HII said Monday the facility expansion will look to create 120 new jobs and additional parking to support a projected larger workforce. …

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