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Daily Press
Union: Shipyard has delayed contract talksNEWPORT NEWS — A union has accused Newport News Shipbuilding of unfair labor pr
Union: Shipyard has delayed contract talks
Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS — A union has accused Newport News Shipbuilding of unfair labor practices, saying the company has delayed contract talks for a small but critical group of workers. The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers late... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News shipyard interested in Enterprise disposalfrom active service after its final combat deployment in 2012, ending more than
Newport News shipyard interested in Enterprise disposal
Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
from active service after its final combat deployment in 2012, ending more than half a century of service. Workers at Newport News Shipbuilding are deactivating the ship. Earlier this year, they began pulling spent radioactive fuel from the... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Electric Boat furloughs workers, says subs won't be delayeddelivery dates. Electric Boat has 11 submarines in various phases of construct
Electric Boat furloughs workers, says subs won't be delayed
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 8 days ago
delivery dates. Electric Boat has 11 submarines in various phases of construction in Rhode Island, Connecticut and at Newport News Shipbuilding in Virginia. The shipyards build Virginia-class attack submarines under a teaming... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Electric Boat furloughs workers, says subs won't be delayeddelivery dates. Electric Boat has 11 submarines in various phases of construct
Electric Boat furloughs workers, says subs won't be delayed
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 8 days ago
delivery dates. Electric Boat has 11 submarines in various phases of construction in Rhode Island, Connecticut and at Newport News Shipbuilding in Virginia. The shipyards build Virginia-class attack submarines under a teaming... Read more
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Daily Press
Slow summer brain drainat technical skills. It's not only Jeff Lab but also NASA Langley Research Cent
Slow summer brain drain
Daily Press / Posted 9 days ago
at technical skills. It's not only Jeff Lab but also NASA Langley Research Center and related aerospace research companies, Newport News Shipbuilding and related defense firms, and modeling and simulation work. We can't let this raw knowledge go to... Read more
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Daily Press
A different military escort for the Little Rock 9The six women selected to sponsor the submarine Arkansas will find themselves s
A different military escort for the Little Rock 9
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
The six women selected to sponsor the submarine Arkansas will find themselves surrounded by the Navy when they visit Newport News Shipbuilding as guests of honor. That will be quite a turnaround from the first time they stood among members of the... Read more
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Daily Press
AFL-CIO sees shift towards unions in Virginiabiennial convention on Friday. In the past year, union organizers won the righ
AFL-CIO sees shift towards unions in Virginia
Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
biennial convention on Friday. In the past year, union organizers won the right to represent shipyard engineers at Newport News Shipbuilding, and 470 workers at Nestle's cookie dough and pasta plant in Danville, he said. When workers at... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Aircraft landing system tested on carrier Gerald R. FordNEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Newport News Shipbuilding successfully tested the Precision
Aircraft landing system tested on carrier Gerald R. Ford
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 15 days ago
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - Newport News Shipbuilding successfully tested the Precision Aircraft Landing System (PALS) on the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). PALS is a radar system that gives final approach and landing guidance to aircraft as they... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Navy exploring private firms for typically PSNS workSailors watch as the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise departs Naval Station Norf
Navy exploring private firms for typically PSNS work
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 16 days ago
Sailors watch as the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise departs Naval Station Norfolk on June 20, 2013, headed for Newport News Shipbuilding. It's still at Newport News, and whether it is ever brought to PSNS to have its reactor plant removed is... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Hull of Virginia-class submarine Indiana completeNEWS, Va. – The 16th Virginia-class submarine Indiana (SSN 789) has reached “pr
Hull of Virginia-class submarine Indiana complete
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 16 days ago
NEWS, Va. – The 16th Virginia-class submarine Indiana (SSN 789) has reached “pressure hull complete,” according to the Newport News Shipbuilding division of Huntington Ingalls Industries. All of the submarine’s hull sections are now joined to... Read more
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FOX Business
Huntington Ingalls Stock Slumps Despite Strong Earnings-- down year over year, but ahead of estimates. Moving now to the company's tw
Huntington Ingalls Stock Slumps Despite Strong Earnings
FOX Business / Posted 16 days ago
-- down year over year, but ahead of estimates. Moving now to the company's two main segments... Huntington's flagship Newport News Shipbuilding division is the company's largest by a factor of two, but also its least profitable -- two gaps... Read more
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FOX Business
Huntington Ingalls Stock Slumps Despite Strong Earningsbut ahead of estimates. Continue Reading Below Moving now to the company's tw
Huntington Ingalls Stock Slumps Despite Strong Earnings
FOX Business / Posted 16 days ago
but ahead of estimates. Continue Reading Below Moving now to the company's two main segments... Huntington's flagship Newport News Shipbuilding division is the company's largest by a factor of two, but also its least profitable -- two gaps... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton coffee roasters brew dedication into every cupFarmers Market and roasting coffee beans in their free time, each is balancing
Hampton coffee roasters brew dedication into every cup
Daily Press / Posted 18 days ago
Farmers Market and roasting coffee beans in their free time, each is balancing separate careers: Will is an engineer at Newport News Shipbuilding and Renee is a third grade teacher at Phenix PreK-8 School in Hampton. This arrangement allows... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton workshop aims girls toward engineeringby science and math," Oaks-Garcia said. Three civil engineers from Langley Air
Hampton workshop aims girls toward engineering
Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
by science and math," Oaks-Garcia said. Three civil engineers from Langley Air Force Base and two engineers from Newport News Shipbuilding spent the day working in each class. Bre'Shauna Brown, an enterprise architect at the shipyard,... Read more
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Daily Press
Hampton Roads communities on Top 25 toxic air emissions list— a 21 percent decrease over the previous year. Huntington Ingalls Inc. shipbu
Hampton Roads communities on Top 25 toxic air emissions list
Daily Press / Posted 27 days ago
— a 21 percent decrease over the previous year. Huntington Ingalls Inc. shipbuilding and repair — parent company of Newport News Shipbuilding — and Mica Co. of Canada Inc., aka the Asheville-Schoonmaker Mica Co., are listed as the primary... Read more
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Daily Press
Huntington Ingalls awarded $195M toward carrier overhaulwork toward the mid-life overhaul of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington
Huntington Ingalls awarded $195M toward carrier overhaul
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
work toward the mid-life overhaul of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington. The overhaul will be performed at HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division. The George Washington is currently at Naval Station Norfolk. Among other work, the award... Read more
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Daily Press
For defense interests, Kaine as VP is trade-offnotion of reducing the aircraft carrier fleet from 11 to 10. He is an enthusia
For defense interests, Kaine as VP is trade-off
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
notion of reducing the aircraft carrier fleet from 11 to 10. He is an enthusiastic supporter of The Apprentice School at Newport News Shipbuilding and formed a Senate caucus dedicated to career and technical education. No one is saying Kaine... Read more
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Daily Press
Memo cites reliability problems on aircraft carrier Fordof key systems on the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford. Now, with construction
Memo cites reliability problems on aircraft carrier Ford
Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
of key systems on the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford. Now, with construction of the $12.9 billion ship nearly complete at Newport News Shipbuilding, those concerns have not gone away. "As delivery of (Ford) approaches later this year, my concerns... Read more
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Daily Press
Freaky Kon-Tiki River Raft race sets sail Saturday in HamptonWaters playing 3-5 p.m. and On The Verge playing from 5:30-7 p.m. The event is
Freaky Kon-Tiki River Raft race sets sail Saturday in Hampton
Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
Waters playing 3-5 p.m. and On The Verge playing from 5:30-7 p.m. The event is sponsored by Bay Days Foundation, Bud Light, Newport News Shipbuilding and Rhino Linings of Hampton Roads. "It's a good time and we always have fun," Highsmith said.... Read more

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