Inactivation of USS Enterprise (CVN 65) Completed
The ship will remain at Newport News to complete post-inactivation work.
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70% of Structural Work on CVN 79 Completed
Newport News shipbuilders have successfully erected 317 lifts since the ship’s keel was laid.
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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 38,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

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Seven Years of HII

Huntington Ingalls Industries was founded on March 31, 2011. See all that we’ve accomplished over the last seven years, from ship construction and christenings, contract awards, new businesses and more.


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HII Talking Points Podcast: Benefits Strategy

Bill Ermatinger, HII executive vice president and chief human resources officer, discusses the company’s benefits and wellness strategy: Healthy Body, Healthy Mind, Healthy Wallet.


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Military Veterans Are a Vital Part of Our Workforce

Huntington Ingalls Industries is proud to employ more than 6,300 veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces.

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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

Listen to HII President and CEO Mike Petters discuss how apprenticeships on the
Listen to HII President and CEO Mike Petters discuss how apprenticeships on the "Making Capitalism Sustainable" podcast.
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HII to host first quarter earnings conference call and webcast on May 3.
HII to host first quarter earnings conference call and webcast on May 3.
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Newport News Shipbuilding breaks ground on 16th Habitat for Humanity house.
Newport News Shipbuilding breaks ground on 16th Habitat for Humanity house.
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Three Newport News Shipbuilding employees honored by the Manufacturing Institute for their achievements.
Three Newport News Shipbuilding employees honored by the Manufacturing Institute for their achievements.
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Ingalls Shipbuilding awarded $25 million contract for DDG 51-class follow yard services.
Ingalls Shipbuilding awarded $25 million contract for DDG 51-class follow yard services.
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Jon Arena has been named vice president and chief counsel of Newport News Shipbuilding.
Jon Arena has been named vice president and chief counsel of Newport News Shipbuilding.
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HII is Social

See what’s going on at Huntington Ingalls Industries.