Hard Stuff. Done Right.
We remain open because of the continued hard work performed safely by our employees.
When we build, we are stronger.
The shipbuilding industrial base is critical to our economic recovery and national security.
Ingalls Successfully Completes Builder’s Trials For Stone
Propulsion, auxiliary equipment and shipboard systems were tested on the ninth NSC.
Transforming Our Communities
HII employees volunteer to support the communities where they live and work.
Virginia-class Submarine Montana (SSN 794) Christened
The ceremony was hosted virtually at Newport News’ Module Outfitting Facility.
Shaping Freedom Every Day
HII builds the best military ships for the U.S. Navy, U.S Coast Guard and provides critical government services across the U.S. and around the world.
Shaping Generations of Excellence
Huntington Ingalls Industries is committed to developing a workforce that is second to none.

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 supports national security missions around the globe with unmanned systems, defense and federal solutions, and nuclear and environmental services. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

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Mike Petters on HII's Benefits Stratey

HII President and CEO Mike Petters was the keynote speaker at the Virginia Chamber of Commerce 2020 Healthcare Conference, held virtually on Oct. 7, 2020. Part of "Hard Stuff Done Right" includes a responsibility to keep our employees as safe – and as healthy – as possible.


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Coronavirus Resources for Employees

Included are messages from HII's chief human resources officer, company-specific information and links to the latest information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


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Transforming HII: Communications Response to COVID-19

Providing trusted, timely and effective communications to all HII stakeholders, especially employees and their families, is a primary function of Communications. In this third of a seven-part series, Steve Campbell, HII’s corporate director of enterprise communications, Jaime Orlando, pictured, Technical Solutions’ senior director of communications, Bryan Moore, director of communications for Newport News Shipbuilding, and Sheila Kowalewski, digital media specialist for Ingalls Shipbuilding, share some of the tools and technologies deployed in response to COVID-19 that are transforming the way we communicate.


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HII Talking Points Podcast: Mike Petters

Six months into the pandemic, HII President and CEO Mike Petters discusses how COVID-19 has changed how HII operates and how these changes have accelerated leadership development across the enterprise.


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News & Company Highlights

Huntington Ingalls Industries prepares for launch of Virginia-class submarine Montana (SSN 794).
Huntington Ingalls Industries prepares for launch of Virginia-class submarine Montana (SSN 794).
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Eighteen Huntington Ingalls Industries employees honored at Women of Color STEM Conference.
Eighteen Huntington Ingalls Industries employees honored at Women of Color STEM Conference.
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Huntington Ingalls Industries to host third quarter earnings conference call and webcast on Nov. 5.
Huntington Ingalls Industries to host third quarter earnings conference call and webcast on Nov. 5.
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Todd West to succeed Chris Miner as Vice President of In-Service Carrier Programs at Newport News Shipbuilding.
Todd West to succeed Chris Miner as Vice President of In-Service Carrier Programs at Newport News Shipbuilding.
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Ingalls Shipbuilding successfully completes acceptance trials for Stone (WMSL 758).
Ingalls Shipbuilding successfully completes acceptance trials for Stone (WMSL 758).
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HII restores drinking water, conducts steam testing during USS George Washington (CVN 73) RCOH.
HII restores drinking water, conducts steam testing during USS George Washington (CVN 73) RCOH.
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Huntington Ingalls Industries breaks ground on Unmanned Systems Center of Excellence.
Huntington Ingalls Industries breaks ground on Unmanned Systems Center of Excellence.
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HII awards 193 scholarships for the 2020-2021 school year through its annual Scholarship Fund.
HII awards 193 scholarships for the 2020-2021 school year through its annual Scholarship Fund.
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HII is Social

See what’s going on at Huntington Ingalls Industries.