John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) Christened at Newport News Shipbuilding
Former U.S. ambassador Caroline Kennedy is the ship’s sponsor and daughter of President Kennedy.
Mike Petters Featured on Today Show
The segment highlights his commitment to early childhood education.
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.
HII Awarded $22B Contract For Virginia-class Block V Subs
Newport News Shipbuilding will serve as the delivery yard for five of the planned submarines.
Shaping Generations of Excellence
Huntington Ingalls Industries is committed to developing a workforce that is second to none.
Transforming Our Communities
HII employees are transforming the communities where they live and work.
HII Awarded $1.47 Billion for Construction of LPD 30
The ship will be the 14th in the San Antonio class and the first Flight II LPD.
HII Scholarship Fund
The HII Scholarship Fund provides scholarships for children enrolled in pre-kindergarten school readiness programs.

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, Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

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HII Talking Points Podcast: Mike Petters on Constructive Failure

HII President and CEO Mike Petters discusses what “constructive failure” means, what we can learn from it, and how he sees it shaping our business.


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Transforming HII: Branding and Digital Media at Ingalls Shipbuilding

Digital media tools such as opt-in texting and mobile apps are transforming the way information is shared with employees and other stakeholders.

Kimberly Nastasi, communications director at HII’s Ingalls Shipbuilding division, says utilizing digital media tools is “about ensuring that the messages we have that define who we are, our mission and our purpose are reaching the stakeholders that it needs to.”


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News & Company Highlights

HII awarded $954 million intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance contract by U.S. GSA FEDSIM.
HII awarded $954 million intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance contract by U.S. GSA FEDSIM.
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Huntington Ingalls Industries to host Investor Day on Tuesday, Feb. 18.
Huntington Ingalls Industries to host Investor Day on Tuesday, Feb. 18.
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Huntington Ingalls Industries to host fourth quarter earnings conference call and webcast on Feb. 13.
Huntington Ingalls Industries to host fourth quarter earnings conference call and webcast on Feb. 13.
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Brandi Smith named program director for Columbia-class submarine program at Newport News Shipbuilding. <br />
Brandi Smith named program director for Columbia-class submarine program at Newport News Shipbuilding.
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Matt Needy promoted to vice president of Navy programs at Newport News Shipbuilding as Ken Mahler is set to retire.
Matt Needy promoted to vice president of Navy programs at Newport News Shipbuilding as Ken Mahler is set to retire.
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HII announces Teckie Hinkebein as new media relations manager at Ingalls Shipbuilding.
HII announces Teckie Hinkebein as new media relations manager at Ingalls Shipbuilding.
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Jason Brown promoted to vice president and chief information officer (CIO) for Ingalls Shipbuilding.
Jason Brown promoted to vice president and chief information officer (CIO) for Ingalls Shipbuilding.
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Newport News Shipbuilding awarded a grant to the Newport News Educational Foundation to enhance STEM learning opportunities for city students.
Newport News Shipbuilding awarded a grant to the Newport News Educational Foundation to enhance STEM learning opportunities for city students.
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HII is Social

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