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Daily Press
Daily Press Buzz: The shipyardthat benefit from shipbuilding in Virginia. This should be more of a regional o
Daily Press Buzz: The shipyard
Daily Press / Posted 18 hours ago
that benefit from shipbuilding in Virginia. This should be more of a regional or state effort to make sure we keep Newport News Shipbuilding strong and viable. Reed Johnson Newport News It's one of those "damned if you do and damned if... Read more
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FOX Business
Energy: Huntington Ingalls' Forgotten Businessover for current boss Pete Diakun at the end of the year. Specifically, Lempke
Energy: Huntington Ingalls' Forgotten Business
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
over for current boss Pete Diakun at the end of the year. Specifically, Lempke will be in charge of energy programs at Newport News Shipbuilding, the Huntington Ingalls division responsible for building nuclear-powered surface ships and... Read more
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FOX Business
Energy: Huntington Ingalls' Forgotten Businessover for current boss Pete Diakun at the end of the year. Specifically, Lempke
Energy: Huntington Ingalls' Forgotten Business
FOX Business / Posted 3 days ago
over for current boss Pete Diakun at the end of the year. Specifically, Lempke will be in charge of energy programs at Newport News Shipbuilding, the Huntington Ingalls division responsible for building nuclear-powered surface ships and... Read more
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Daily Press
1st Senate district race will be contested, as GOP and independent candidates declarethe 2011 and 2007 elections with 52 and 51 percent, respectively. The district
1st Senate district race will be contested, as GOP and independent candidates declare
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
the 2011 and 2007 elections with 52 and 51 percent, respectively. The district, which runs from Williamsburg south to Newport News Shipbuilding, votes strongly Democratic in statewide and presidential elections, like this year's. In 2012,... Read more
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Daily Press
Huntington Ingalls announces scholarship detailsheavily in STEM education programs — science, technology, engineering and mathe
Huntington Ingalls announces scholarship details
Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
heavily in STEM education programs — science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The Apprentice School at its Newport News Shipbuilding division teaches skilled trades as well as leadership skills. The school's admission rate rivals... Read more
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Daily Press
Electrical problem on carrier Ford under investigationThe cause of the electrical problem is under investigation." The first-in-clas
Electrical problem on carrier Ford under investigation
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
The cause of the electrical problem is under investigation." The first-in-class Ford is currently pier side at HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division. Last Saturday, a small flotilla of tugboats pushed the Ford into the James River and... Read more
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Daily Press
Rein in the politicians, Warner urgesof aircraft components to the one-man operation Randell Willoughby runs making
Rein in the politicians, Warner urges
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
of aircraft components to the one-man operation Randell Willoughby runs making some 40,000 pipe covers of varying sizes for Newport News Shipbuilding — was a surprise, Warner said. "I look at all the different things you do, and you never make... Read more
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Daily Press
Notes and notables: integrity of a whistleblower, energy of young runner with a cause, great big ship negotiating a U-turnassisted by some local tugboat companies. The carrier, we are told, weighs 200
Notes and notables: integrity of a whistleblower, energy of young runner with a cause, great big ship negotiating a U-turn
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
assisted by some local tugboat companies. The carrier, we are told, weighs 200 million pounds, which suggests that Newport News Shipbuilding is in possession of one humongous scale. An about-face away from shore was necessary in order for... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
U.S. Navy To Name Attack Submarine USS Arkansastime. The submarine will be built under a unique teaming agreement between Gene
U.S. Navy To Name Attack Submarine USS Arkansas
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 9 days ago
time. The submarine will be built under a unique teaming agreement between General Dynamics Electric Boat (GDEB) and Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, wherein both companies build certain portions of each... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Navy to name new attack submarine USS Arkansastime. The submarine will be built under a unique teaming agreement between Gene
Navy to name new attack submarine USS Arkansas
Arkansas Times / Posted 9 days ago
time. The submarine will be built under a unique teaming agreement between General Dynamics Electric Boat (GDEB) and Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries- (NNS), wherein both companies build certain portions... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
New Navy sub will be named USS ArkansasThe Virginia-class attack submarine Pre-commissioning Unit (PCU) John Warner (S
New Navy sub will be named USS Arkansas
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 10 days ago
The Virginia-class attack submarine Pre-commissioning Unit (PCU) John Warner (SSN 785) is in place on Newport News Shipbuilding’s floating dry dock in preparation for the Sept. 6 christening. The bow flag is about 30 feet in diameter and will be the... Read more
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Daily Press
Newport News considers $46 million grant to shipyardin those facilities, Director of Development Florence Kingston told a work sess
Newport News considers $46 million grant to shipyard
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
in those facilities, Director of Development Florence Kingston told a work session of the City Council. "We're solidifying Newport News Shipbuilding's future here in Newport News with an investment in Newport News Shipbuilding to ensure its... Read more
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Daily Press
Arresting gear on Ford-class carriers under scrutinywith AAG in the Ford-class program or revert to a version of the system now use
Arresting gear on Ford-class carriers under scrutiny
Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
with AAG in the Ford-class program or revert to a version of the system now used on current Nimitz-class carriers. Newport News Shipbuilding builds aircraft carriers for the Navy. While the shipyard bears no responsibility for AAG's testing... Read more
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Daily Press
June 13 Letters: Jobs for teens, mosquitoes, City Farm, Wegmansstudents are 8 to 10 times less likely to drop out if they are in a CTE program
June 13 Letters: Jobs for teens, mosquitoes, City Farm, Wegmans
Daily Press / Posted 12 days ago
students are 8 to 10 times less likely to drop out if they are in a CTE program. A proven model for Career Pathways is Newport News Shipbuilding's partnership with Hampton Roads public schools. The program reaches out to students who are... Read more
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Daily Press
Aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford takes a 180-degree spincarrier was only part of their job. First, a small fleet of tugboat operators
Aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford takes a 180-degree spin
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
carrier was only part of their job. First, a small fleet of tugboat operators nudged the Gerald R Ford from Pier 3 at Newport News Shipbuilding into the James River — but not too far — then spun it 180 degrees. The carefully choreographed... Read more
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Daily Press
'There are no rules:' Newport News chef resumes entrepreneurial role with food truckfor Lockheed Martin. The family lived in New Hampshire before coming to Virgini
'There are no rules:' Newport News chef resumes entrepreneurial role with food truck
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
for Lockheed Martin. The family lived in New Hampshire before coming to Virginia when Flores' father started doing work for Newport News Shipbuilding. Flores came to the area as a fifth grader and attended Tabb High School. Flores ran the Blue... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Crestview WWII vet remembers Battle of Midway and sinking of the 'Yorktown' (PHOTOS, VIDEO)remembers Battle of Midway and sinking of the 'Yorktown' (PHOTOS, VIDEO) ●Nake
Crestview WWII vet remembers Battle of Midway and sinking of the 'Yorktown' (PHOTOS, VIDEO)
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
remembers Battle of Midway and sinking of the 'Yorktown' (PHOTOS, VIDEO) ●Nakesake: The Battle of Yorktown, 1781 ●Built: Newport News Shipbuilding and Dryd... CRESTVIEW — Historians say the Battle of Midway was a pivotal point in World War... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Crestview WWII vet remembers Battle of Midway and sinking of the 'Yorktown'sinking of the 'Yorktown' (PHOTOS, VIDEO) Posted Jun. 7, 2016 at 9:50 AM ●Nak
Crestview WWII vet remembers Battle of Midway and sinking of the 'Yorktown'
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
sinking of the 'Yorktown' (PHOTOS, VIDEO) Posted Jun. 7, 2016 at 9:50 AM ●Nakesake: The Battle of Yorktown, 1781 ●Built: Newport News Shipbuilding and Dryd... CRESTVIEW — Historians say the Battle of Midway was a pivotal point in World War... Read more
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Daily Press
Recycled glass pitched as safer blasting agent at Hampton Roads shipyardsthe company is always examining new processes and materials. "An evaluation of
Recycled glass pitched as safer blasting agent at Hampton Roads shipyards
Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
the company is always examining new processes and materials. "An evaluation of new media is under way," she said, "but Newport News Shipbuilding has not yet completed the evaluation to determine if this medium is a viable alternative for use in... Read more
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Daily Press
Finding renewable energy solutions in Virginia requires a serious debateconservation will be going on in the offices of Dominion Virginia Power and its
Finding renewable energy solutions in Virginia requires a serious debate
Daily Press / Posted 23 days ago
conservation will be going on in the offices of Dominion Virginia Power and its partners in the project — including Newport News Shipbuilding, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory and the Virginia Tech Advanced Research Institute. We... Read more
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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 30 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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