Meet the Columbia Class
We are teaming with Electric Boat to build the next generation of SSBN.
Meet the Ford Class
Construction on the next-generation of aircraft carriers is well underway.
Submarines
Newport News Shipbuilding is one of two designers and builders of submarines for the U.S. Navy.
130 Years of Shipbuilding
On January 28, 1886, Collis P. Huntington founded the Chesapeake Dry Dock and Construction Company.

Meet American Shipbuilding

For 130 years, Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) has carried on the legacy of American shipbuilding, building some of the most famous ships in American naval history with a diverse workforce of craftsmen and engineers. We proudly build U.S. Navy aircraft carriers and submarines, and provide after market services for both.


About Newport News Shipbuilding

MLK Event
Watch highlights from NNS' first annual MLK event.
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Inclusion & Diversity
Shipbuilder John Witherspoon II provides his perspective on the importance of inclusion and diversity.
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Explore Photos
Explore the world of the shipyard through the eyes of our staff photographers.
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Company News

Susan Jacobs Appointed Vice President of Human Resources and Administration at Newport News Shipbuilding
Susan Jacobs Appointed Vice President of Human Resources and Administration at Newport News Shipbuilding
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Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus at Newport News Shipbuilding
Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus at Newport News Shipbuilding
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Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded Planning Contract for USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69)
Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded Planning Contract for USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN 69)
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