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WVVA Bluefield
Shipbuilding company recalling hundreds of employeesNEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - A Newport News shipbuilding company is bringing back h
Shipbuilding company recalling hundreds of employees
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 2 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - A Newport News shipbuilding company is bringing back hundreds of workers it laid off. Local news outlets report that Newport News Shipbuilding announced Wednesday that it's recalling 210 employees after the company let them... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News shipyard climbs learning curve on inactivation of carrier EnterpriseWorkers at Newport News Shipbuilding have begun pulling spent radioactive fuel
Newport News shipyard climbs learning curve on inactivation of carrier Enterprise
Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Workers at Newport News Shipbuilding have begun pulling spent radioactive fuel from the storied USS Enterprise, and a shipyard executive says the experience of de-fueling the world's first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier will pay dividends down the... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Newport News Shipbuilding recalls 210 laid off employeesNEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The president of Newport News Shipbuilding announced Wednes
Newport News Shipbuilding recalls 210 laid off employees
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 3 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The president of Newport News Shipbuilding announced Wednesday that 210 shipbuilders who were laid off will get their jobs back. Matt Mulherin released the following letter to the shipbuilders: Dear Shipbuilders: I am writing... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Secretary of defense: Budget's 'all-in for submarine force'one of the clear areas of superiority for the United States," Carter said. "We
Secretary of defense: Budget's 'all-in for submarine force'
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
one of the clear areas of superiority for the United States," Carter said. "We want it to stay that way."Electric Boat and Newport News Shipbuilding in Virginia are producing two Virginia Class submarines per year, with 48 ships built through 2033,... Read more
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Daily Press
Huntington Ingalls Industries awarded contract for work on future USS Enterpriseis pushing the Navy — and by extension, the shipyard — to keep a handle on cost
Huntington Ingalls Industries awarded contract for work on future USS Enterprise
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
is pushing the Navy — and by extension, the shipyard — to keep a handle on costs in the Ford carrier program. Newport News Shipbuilding Vice President Mike Shawcross said in the news release that workers have learned a great deal from... Read more
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Daily Press
Too soon to quantify Peninsula impact from major overtime rule shiftPeninsula on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after the new rule was announced, yi
Too soon to quantify Peninsula impact from major overtime rule shift
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
Peninsula on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after the new rule was announced, yielded little in the way of certain impact. Newport News Shipbuilding, Hampton Roads' largest industrial employer, predicted little direct effect, because of the... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Judge hears arguments on frat's suit against Rolling Stone>> New jobs at Newport News shipyard tied to submarine programNew jobs at Newp
Judge hears arguments on frat's suit against Rolling Stone
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 10 days ago
>> New jobs at Newport News shipyard tied to submarine programNew jobs at Newport News shipyard tied to submarine program Newport News Shipbuilding is planning to eventually add more than 1,000 jobs to help build a new fleet of ballistic missile... Read more
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The Seattle Times
New jobs at Newport News shipyard tied to submarine programNATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (AP) — Newport News Shipbuilding is planning to eventually
New jobs at Newport News shipyard tied to submarine program
The Seattle Times / Posted 10 days ago
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (AP) — Newport News Shipbuilding is planning to eventually add more than 1,000 jobs to help build a new fleet of ballistic missile submarines for the Navy. The Daily Press (http://bit.ly/1sr2fi0 ) reports that company President... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
New jobs at Newport News shipyard tied to submarine program>> Newport News Shipbuilding is planning to eventually add more than 1,000 j
New jobs at Newport News shipyard tied to submarine program
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 10 days ago
>> Newport News Shipbuilding is planning to eventually add more than 1,000 jobs to help build a new fleet of ballistic missile... Read more
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Daily Press
At NN shipyard, more than new 1,000 jobs tied to sub programNATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Newport News Shipbuilding will ultimately add more than
At NN shipyard, more than new 1,000 jobs tied to sub program
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Newport News Shipbuilding will ultimately add more than 1,000 job to help build a new fleet of ballistic missile submarines for the Navy, the company president said Tuesday. Shipyard President Matt Mulherin said those jobs... Read more
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Daily Press
Grad profiles: Two TNCC degrees help Navy veteran pursue artistic dreamThe U.S. Navy veteran worked full-time as a designer at Newport News Shipbuildi
Grad profiles: Two TNCC degrees help Navy veteran pursue artistic dream
Daily Press / Posted 17 days ago
The U.S. Navy veteran worked full-time as a designer at Newport News Shipbuilding while running his own photography business. He also served in Thomas Nelson Community College's student government association, ran the college's Ballroom Dance Club... Read more
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FOX Business
Huntington Ingalls Scores a Direct Hit on EarningsAnd naturally, a big increase in very high-margin revenue was good news for Hun
Huntington Ingalls Scores a Direct Hit on Earnings
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
And naturally, a big increase in very high-margin revenue was good news for Huntington Ingalls stock. In contrast, the Newport News Shipbuilding division, which builds submarines and aircraft carriers for the Navy, did less well. Revenues at... Read more
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FOX Business
Huntington Ingalls Scores a Direct Hit on EarningsAnd naturally, a big increase in very high-margin revenue was good news for Hun
Huntington Ingalls Scores a Direct Hit on Earnings
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
And naturally, a big increase in very high-margin revenue was good news for Huntington Ingalls stock. In contrast, the Newport News Shipbuilding division, which builds submarines and aircraft carriers for the Navy, did less well. Revenues at... Read more
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Daily Press
Founder of Newton's Bus Service in Gloucester diesWeapons Station in Yorktown in 1953. The company expanded to make workday runs
Founder of Newton's Bus Service in Gloucester dies
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
Weapons Station in Yorktown in 1953. The company expanded to make workday runs to Langley Air Force Base, Fort Eustis, Newport News Shipbuilding and the York River Seafood Company, according to Daily Press archives. When he started with one... Read more
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Daily Press
Huntington Ingalls reports a strong first quarter, profits up 56 percent from a year agomaterial costs for Kennedy, Petters said "we're very successful in supporting o
Huntington Ingalls reports a strong first quarter, profits up 56 percent from a year ago
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
material costs for Kennedy, Petters said "we're very successful in supporting our piece of the cap." On March 20, 1926, Newport News Shipbuilding launched 9 vessels and laid the keels for 3 others in a landmark event marking its recovery from... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Here’s looking at youNicolas Pezzarossa of JoinPad. The technology still has room for improvement.
Here’s looking at you
Namibia Economist / Posted 26 days ago
Nicolas Pezzarossa of JoinPad. The technology still has room for improvement. Around 200 workers using AR on tablets at Newport News Shipbuilding in Virginia don’t yet rely on it to find the exact location to install critical equipment. But it... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News shipyard prepares for Delaware keel layingNEWPORT NEWS — Hundreds of workers and invited guests, including Jill Biden, ar
Newport News shipyard prepares for Delaware keel laying
Daily Press / Posted 28 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS — Hundreds of workers and invited guests, including Jill Biden, are meeting at Newport News Shipbuilding on Saturday to celebrate something akin to a wedding — the keel laying of the Virginia-class submarine Delaware. Jill Biden, Vice... Read more
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Daily Press
Jill Biden connects with crew of submarine Delaware at Newport News ShipbuildingNEWPORT NEWS — The Navy and Newport News Shipbuilding came together Saturday wi
Jill Biden connects with crew of submarine Delaware at Newport News Shipbuilding
Daily Press / Posted 28 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS — The Navy and Newport News Shipbuilding came together Saturday with second lady Jill Biden to celebrate an early construction milestone for the attack submarine Delaware. The keel-laying ceremony for the Virginia-class boat took place... Read more
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Daily Press
Who's funding Newport News City Council campaigns?to Mullin. •Robert Yancey gave $1,250 to Mullin. •Bill Bell, vice president o
Who's funding Newport News City Council campaigns?
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
to Mullin. •Robert Yancey gave $1,250 to Mullin. •Bill Bell, vice president of human resources and administration for Newport News Shipbuilding, gave $200 to each incumbent. The shipyard itself gave $500 to each incumbent. •Wendy Drucker,... Read more
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Daily Press
Shipbuilders prepare to celebrate a marriageNEWPORT NEWS — Hundreds of workers and invited guests, including Jill Biden, ar
Shipbuilders prepare to celebrate a marriage
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS — Hundreds of workers and invited guests, including Jill Biden, are meeting at Newport News Shipbuilding on Saturday to celebrate something akin to a wedding — the keel laying of the Virginia-class submarine Delaware. Jill Biden, Vice... Read more
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Daily Press
The shipyard's first hull: The 125th anniversary of Dorothy is Saturdaywas rechristened on July 19, 1976 by the granddaughter of its original namesake
The shipyard's first hull: The 125th anniversary of Dorothy is Saturday
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
was rechristened on July 19, 1976 by the granddaughter of its original namesake, writes William L. Tazewell in "Newport News Shipbuilding: The First Century." "Thank you for bringing her home," Dorothy E. Straight told the crowd, which... Read more
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Daily Press
Submarine DelawareThe . The keel for the Navy’s next Virginia-class submarine will be laid Saturd
Submarine Delaware
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
The . The keel for the Navy’s next Virginia-class submarine will be laid Saturday at Newport News Shipbuilding. The Delaware (SSN 791) is sponsored by Dr. Jill Biden, the wife of Vice-President Joe Biden and the sub will be the... Read more
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Daily Press
Keel Laying For Submarine DelawareThe Submarine Delaware. The keel for the Navy’s next Virginia-class submarine w
Keel Laying For Submarine Delaware
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
The Submarine Delaware. The keel for the Navy’s next Virginia-class submarine will be laid Saturday at Newport News Shipbuilding. The Delaware (SSN 791) is sponsored by Dr. Jill Biden, the wife of Vice-President Joe Biden and the sub will be the... Read more
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Daily Press
Remembering the fighting USS Essex, laid down at Newport News 75 years agoLaid down at Newport News Shipbuilding on April 28, 1941, the USS Essex was the
Remembering the fighting USS Essex, laid down at Newport News 75 years ago
Daily Press / Posted 30 days ago
Laid down at Newport News Shipbuilding on April 28, 1941, the USS Essex was the first in a new class of aircraft carriers that became the backbone of the US Pacific fleet during World War II. The ship and its crew fought in 68 combat operations... Read more

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