Investing In Our Employees And Their Families
After two years, the HII Scholarship Fund has awarded 220 scholarships to children of HII employees.
NNS Awarded Contract For Washington Overhaul Work
The shipyard will perform a refueling and complex overhaul of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier.
Ingalls delivers Portland (LPD 27) to to the U.S. Navy
Portland is the 11th San Antonio-class ship Ingalls has built and delivered.
Navy Awards Ingalls Contract for Bougainville (LHA 8)
The $3 billion contract is for the detail design and construction of the amphibious assault ship.

About Us

Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 37,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

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Mike Petters Honored By The Committee for Economic Development

HII President and CEO Mike Petters was presented with the 2017 Owen B. Butler Education Excellence Award by the Committee for Economic Development. The award recognizes an individual’s exceptional commitment to quality education, skills development and workforce development programs.


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HII Participates In 'American Graduate Day' Program

Huntington Ingalls Industries’ workforce development efforts and The Apprentice School at Newport News Shipbuilding were recently highlighted on PBS’ annual “American Graduate Day” program. Host Soledad O'Brien interviewed HII President and CEO Mike Petters, Elise Feldt, a modeling and simulation apprentice at Newport News, and Jason Kinney, a leadership and professional development manager at The Apprentice School.


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HII Talking Points Podcast

In our latest podcast, we take a deep dive into what workforce development means personally to HII President and CEO Mike Petters and to HII as a company.


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The Shape of Freedom

Our freedom is shaped by steel.
Our freedom is shaped by responsiveness, speed and stealth.
Our freedom is shaped by nearly 37,000 men and women worldwide.


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News & Company Highlights

Huntington Ingalls Industries to host third quarter earnings conference call and webcast on Nov. 8.
Huntington Ingalls Industries to host third quarter earnings conference call and webcast on Nov. 8.
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Virginia's Sen. Mark Warner visits Newport News Shipbuilding,
Virginia's Sen. Mark Warner visits Newport News Shipbuilding,
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Newport News Shipbuilding awarded contract for submarine USS Boise (SSN 764) overhaul.
Newport News Shipbuilding awarded contract for submarine USS Boise (SSN 764) overhaul.
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Huntington Ingalls Industries employees receive awards from the Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers.
Huntington Ingalls Industries employees receive awards from the Society of Asian Scientists and Engineers.
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Newport News Shipbuilding announces the promotion of Dave Bolcar and Bill Smith, and the transfer of Matt Needy.
Newport News Shipbuilding announces the promotion of Dave Bolcar and Bill Smith, and the transfer of Matt Needy.
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Mike Petters shares HII’s workforce development strategy in an op-ed published by IndustryWeek.
Mike Petters shares HII’s workforce development strategy in an op-ed published by IndustryWeek.
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