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08/22/16PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded $52 Million Modernization Contract for USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has received a $52 million contract from the U.S. Navy for nuclear propulsion and complex modernization work on the aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) as part of its planned incremental availability. The contract covers planning, material procurement, prefabrication, manpower, support services, design integration, engineering an... 
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08/17/16PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Robert Neller At Ingalls Shipbuilding
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug. 17, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division hosted Gen. Robert Neller, the 37th commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, on Wednesday. Neller met with Ingalls leaders and toured the shipyard, including two amphibious warships currently under construction. “We had a very informative tour with General Neller,” said Ingalls Shipbuilding President Brian Cuccias. “We were able to show him the important ships we’re build... 
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08/10/16VIDEO RELEASE--Pier-Side Testing on Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) Nears Completion
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has successfully tested the Precision Aircraft Landing System (PALS) on the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). PALS is a radar system that provides final approach and landing guidance to aircraft to ensure successful landings on the flight deck. A special-instrumented F-18 Super Hornet flew within about 500 feet of Gerald R. Ford 10... 
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08/09/16PHOTO RELEASE--Virginia-Class Submarine Indiana Construction Advances with Pressure Hull Complete Milestone
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has reached a major milestone in the construction of the submarine Indiana (SSN 789). The 16th Virginia-class submarine has reached “pressure hull complete,” signifying that all of its hull sections are joined to form a single, watertight unit. Ship’s Sponsor Diane Donald, wife of Adm. Kirk Donald (U.S. Navy, Ret.), and Ray Shearer, chairm... 
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08/09/16PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Appoints Jennifer Dunn to Vice President, Communications
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has promoted Jennifer Dunn to vice president, communications, effective immediately. She will report directly to HII Executive Vice President and Newport News Shipbuilding President Matt Mulherin and align all external communications with Jerri Dickseski, HII’s executive vice president, communications. “This promotion recognizes the value ... 
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08/09/16VIDEO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Completes Builder’s Sea Trials For National Security Cutter Munro
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today the successful completion of builder’s sea trials for the company’s sixth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter (NSC), Munro (WMSL 755). The ship, built at HII’s Ingalls Shipbuilding division, spent three days in the Gulf of Mexico testing all of the ship’s systems. “The National Security Cutter program exemplifies the sustainable success that can be accomplished through serial ... 
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08/08/16PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Announces Jim McIngvale as Director of Communications and Public Affairs
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Jim McIngvale has been named director of communications and public affairs at the company’s Ingalls Shipbuilding division. Ingalls has combined its communications department and its government and community affairs department into a single organization called communications and public affairs. “Jim has established a strong reputation of professionalism and efficiency here at In... 
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08/06/16PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Celebrates Its 2016 Apprentice School Graduation
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug. 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division hosted a ceremony today for 51 graduates of the company’s apprentice program. The class of 2016 students represents several classes of shipyard trades. “When you applied for this program, you were choosing to start down a path to becoming an Ingalls leader,” Ingalls Shipbuilding President Brian Cuccias said to the graduating class. “As graduate apprentices, your futur... 
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08/05/16SN3 to Sponsor Intermountain Energy Summit
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its SN3 subsidiary is a presenting sponsor of the third annual Intermountain Energy Summit. The event, to be held Tuesday and Wednesday in Idaho Falls, Idaho, will feature discussion on supporting a coherent, coordinated, sustained and balanced approach to energy in the country’s Intermountain region. “We have a vested interest in the Intermountain region,” SN3 President Nick L... 
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08/04/16Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results
Revenues were $1.70 billion Operating margin was 12.8% Segment operating margin was 10.8% Diluted earnings per share was $2.80 Cash and cash equivalents at the end of the quarter were $852 million NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reported second quarter 2016 revenues of $1.7 billion, down 2.6 percent from the same period last year. Diluted earnings per share in the quarter was $2.80, compared to $3.20 in the s... 
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08/02/16Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Thursday
What:    Huntington Ingalls Industries’ second quarter 2016 earnings conference call       Who:   Mike Petters, president and CEO, and Christopher D. Kastner, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer       When:   9 a.m. EDT Thursday       Where:   Live webcast: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com     ... 
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07/28/16PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Receives Mississippi’s Healthiest Workplace Award
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division took top honors Wednesday in the Mississippi Business Journal’s Healthiest Workplace Awards, placing first in the mega large business category. The awards recognize employers throughout the state who strive to provide exceptional employee health and wellness programs and promote safe working environments. “A company can only be as strong as its people,” said Ingalls S... 
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07/27/16Huntington Ingalls Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share, payable on Sept. 9, 2016, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 26, 2016. Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of engineering, manufacturing and management services to the nuclear energy, oil and gas markets. For mo... 
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07/19/16PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Appoints Joseph Leonard as Corporate Director of Customer Affairs, Large Surface Combatant Program
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Capt. Joseph J. Leonard (U.S. Navy, Ret.) has joined the company as corporate director of customer affairs, large surface combatant program. In his new role, Leonard will provide solutions in the development and implementation of customer-focused activities for HII’s surface ship programs. He will work in HII’s Washington, D.C., office and will report to Dan Holloway, corporate vi... 
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07/12/16VIDEO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Lifts 700-Ton Deckhouse On Amphibious Assault Ship Tripoli (LHA 7)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has successfully installed the deckhouse on the amphibious assault ship Tripoli (LHA 7). The lifting of the deckhouse is a major event in the ship’s construction schedule and begins the integration of the three largest sections of the ship. The deckhouse was installed on Saturday—three weeks ahead of schedule. “Ingalls Shipbuilding continues to be the builder of choic... 
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07/07/16Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Aug. 4
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its second quarter 2016 financial results on Thursday, Aug. 4 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. EDT the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII’s website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and CEO, and Christopher D. Kastner, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer. Their remark... 
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07/05/16PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Mark I. Fox as Newport News Shipbuilding Vice President of Customer Affairs
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Vice Adm. Mark I. Fox (U.S. Navy, Ret.) has been named corporate vice president of customer affairs for the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division. He will succeed Vice Adm. Evan “Marty” Chanik (U.S. Navy, Ret.), who will retire on Oct. 1. “Marty’s exceptional professionalism, competence and candor greatly enhanced our customer relationships,” said Mitch Waldman, HII’s co... 
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07/01/16Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded Majority Of Contract Design Work For LX(R) Class Of Amphibious Ships
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been selected to perform the majority of the contract design work for the U.S. Navy’s amphibious warfare ship replacement, known as LX(R). The Department of Defense made the announcement Thursday at the same time Ingalls was awarded a contract to build the next large-deck amphibious assault warship, LHA 8. LX(R) will replace the Navy’s Harpers Ferry- and Whidbey I... 
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06/30/16PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded Contract To Build Newest Amphibious Assault Ship, LHA 8
PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been selected to build the U.S. Navy’s next large-deck amphibious assault warship, LHA 8. Today’s contract value, for the planning, advanced engineering and procurement of long-lead material, is $272,467,161. The award includes options that, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of the contract to $3.1 billion. “This award adds to the successful amphibiou... 
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06/28/16PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Partners with Westinghouse on Power Plant Projects in Georgia and South Carolina
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Industrial (NNI) subsidiary will continue its partnership with Westinghouse Electric Company for domestic nuclear power plant construction and will become a supply partner for Westinghouse in support of global opportunities. As part of this continuing partnership, the companies have completed contract negotiations for NNI to fabricate structural modules for the sh... 
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06/21/16PHOTO RELEASE—Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today hosted Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart, R-Fla., for a familiarization tour of the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division. The congressman’s visit included a tour of the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), progress updates on the John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) and Virginia-class submarine programs, and a demonstration of the Rapid Operational Virtual Reality tool, Newport News’ central depository... 
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06/21/16PHOTO RELEASE--HII Hosts Rep. Steny Hoyer at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted Reps. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., and Bobby Scott, D-Va., on Monday for a tour of the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division. Domestic manufacturing is one of Hoyer’s key platforms. He led the development of the “Make It In America” jobs plan, which aims to create optimal conditions for American businesses to innovate, manufacture and create jobs in the United States. “Today I had the opportu... 
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06/20/16Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Details of the Company’s Scholarship Fund
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 20, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today details about the scholarship program it has established for dependent children of company employees. In March, HII first announced that it had begun the process to establish a scholarship fund. Working with Scholarship Management Services, a division of Scholarship America, HII intends to award 100 scholarships a year to dependent children of HII employees. “I’m excited to see thi... 
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06/14/16PHOTO RELEASE--Michael Lempke to Lead Newport News Shipbuilding’s Energy Programs
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced that Michael Lempke has been appointed vice president of energy programs for the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division. He will succeed Pete Diakun, who will retire at the end of the year after 31 years of service. “Pete’s accomplishments during his tenure have led to many research and technology innovations in our ship programs,” said Newport News Shipbuilding President Mulherin. ... 
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06/01/16PHOTO RELEASE--Keel Authenticated For Destroyer Delbert D. Black (DDG 119)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division authenticated the keel of the destroyer Delbert D. Black (DDG 119) today. The ship, named in honor of the first Master Chief Petty Officer of the Navy, will be the 32nd Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) guided missile destroyer Ingalls has built for the U.S. Navy. “This ship’s name carries a special meaning,” Ingalls Shipbuilding President Brian Cuccias said at this morning’... 
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06/01/16Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Deutsche Bank Global Industrials and Materials Summit
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at Deutsche Bank’s Global Industrials and Materials Summit on June 8 in Chicago. The presentation by Mike Petters, HII’s president and CEO, and Chris Kastner, HII’s corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer, will begin at 10 a.m. Central time and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military s... 
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05/24/16UPDATE – PHOTO RELEASE--UniversalPegasus International Engineer Recognized by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers
HOUSTON, May 24, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Hieu “Hugh” Tran, an employee at HII’s UniversalPegasus International (UPI) subsidiary, is the recipient of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers’ 2016 Keith Thayer Exceptional Early Career Engineer Award. The award was presented earlier this month by ASME’s Petroleum Division at the Offshore Technology Conference in recognition of outstanding dedication, effort and performance by an ... 
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05/23/16HII Awarded $152 Million Advance Planning Contract for the Third Ford-Class Aircraft Carrier, Enterprise (CVN 80)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) was awarded a $152 million contract today for advance planning for the construction of the aircraft carrier Enterprise (CVN 80). The third aircraft carrier in the Gerald R. Ford class was named in honor of the U.S. Navy’s first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, USS Enterprise (CVN 65). The work, which includes engineering, design, planning and procurement of long-lead-time material, will be performe... 
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05/23/16PHOTO RELEASE--UniversalPegasus International Engineer Recognized by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers
HOUSTON, May 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Hieu “Hugh” Tran, an employee at HII’s UniversalPegasus International (UPI) subsidiary, is the recipient of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers’ 2016 Keith Thayer Exceptional Early Career Engineer Award. The award was presented earlier this month by ASME’s Petroleum Division at the Offshore Technology Conference in recognition of outstanding dedication, effort and performance by an ... 
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05/21/16PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Christens Amphibious Transport Dock Portland (LPD 27)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division christened the amphibious transport dock Portland (LPD 27) today in front of approximately 1,000 guests. U.S. Marine Corps Maj. Gen. Christopher Owens, director of the U.S. Navy’s expeditionary warfare division, was the keynote speaker. “Marines love these ships,” he said. “They are perhaps the most versatile ships in the fleet. And in this current era when the United ... 
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05/18/16MEDIA ADVISORY--Ingalls Shipbuilding To Host Christening of Amphibious Transport Dock Portland (LPD 27)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 18, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: Media day and christening ceremony for the amphibious transport dock Portland (LPD 27)     When: 10:30 a.m. Friday (media day; closed-toe shoes required)   10 a.m. Saturday (christening ceremony; media should arrive by 8:45 a.m.)     Where:     Ingalls Shipbuilding’s Visitor Control Center     Who:  ... 
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05/13/16PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers John P. Murtha (LPD 26) to U.S. Navy
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) delivered the company’s 10th San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock, John P. Murtha (LPD 26), to the U.S. Navy today. The ship, built at HII’s Ingalls Shipbuilding division, was delivered during an afternoon ceremony with shipbuilders and ship’s force together in attendance. “Today we delivered our 10th LPD, and we have at least two more ships to complete in this class,” said Richard Schenk, In... 
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05/05/16Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports First Quarter 2016 Results
Revenues were $1.76 billion Segment operating margin was 9.4% Total operating margin was 11.2% Diluted earnings per share was $2.87 Cash and cash equivalents at the end of the quarter were $793 million NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reported first quarter 2016 revenues of $1.76 billion, up 12.3 percent from the same period last year. Diluted earnings per share in the quarter was $2.87, compared to diluted ear... 
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05/02/16PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Vice President Honored as YWCA Woman of Distinction
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Jennifer Boykin, vice president of engineering and design for the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division, is a recipient of a 2016 YWCA Women of Distinction Award. “We are thrilled to celebrate Jennifer and her accomplishments in the STEM and engineering fields,” said Mary Kate Andris, president and CEO, YWCA South Hampton Roads. “She has served as an outstanding role mode... 
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04/30/16PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Celebrates the Keel-Laying of Virginia-Class Submarine Delaware (SSN 791)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dr. Jill Biden, the Second Lady of the United States and sponsor of the Virginia-class submarine Delaware (SSN 791), visited Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News Shipbuilding division today for the submarine’s keel-laying ceremony, during which she declared the keel “truly and fairly laid.” The keel laying signifies the ceremonial start of construction for the newest U.S. Navy vessel named for “The First State.” In her remarks, Bi... 
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04/29/16Huntington Ingalls Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share, payable on June 10, 2016, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 27, 2016. Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of manufacturing, engineering and management services to the nuclear energy, oil and gas markets. For mo... 
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04/27/16PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Begins Fabrication of Destroyer Frank E. Petersen Jr. (DDG 121)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., April 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division today marked the start of fabrication for the Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) destroyer Frank E. Petersen Jr. (DDG 121) for the U.S. Navy. The start of fabrication signifies that 100 tons of steel have been cut. “This is a significant day for our shipbuilders and for the U.S. Navy as Ingalls once again begins fabrication of another destroyer,” said George Nungesser, Ing... 
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04/26/16PHOTO RELEASE--HII’s Dual-Mode Undersea Vehicle Proves Reliable And Mission-Ready During Endurance Testing
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Proteus, the dual-mode undersea vehicle developed by the company’s Undersea Solutions Group (USG) subsidiary and Battelle, successfully completed endurance testing earlier this month. The 30-day simulated unmanned mission was performed in a test tank at USG’s Panama City, Florida, facility to demonstrate the vehicle’s reliability and ability to perform long-duration missions c... 
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04/26/16PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries’ UniversalPegasus International Subsidiary Names Vice President of Business Development In Canada
CALGARY, Alberta, April 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its UniversalPegasus International subsidiary has named Greg Bury vice president of business development in Canada. He will report directly to UPI President Philip Luna. “UPI has a track record of safe and successful performance in more than 50 countries,” Luna said. “I look forward to working with Greg in growing UPI’s project management, engineering and construction managemen... 
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04/25/16MEDIA ADVISORY--Newport News Shipbuilding To Lay the Keel for Virginia-Class Submarine Delaware (SSN 791)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What:   Media are invited to attend a celebration to lay the keel for the Virginia-class submarine Delaware (SSN 791) at Newport News Shipbuilding. The ceremony is not open to the public.       Who:   Dr. Jill Biden, wife of Vice President Joe Biden, is the submarine’s sponsor. Ceremony participants will include Newport News Shipbuilding President Matt Mulherin and Navy a... 
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04/19/16PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls-built John P. Murtha (LPD 26) Successfully Completes Acceptance Trials in Gulf of Mexico
PASCAGOULA, Miss., April 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today the successful completion of acceptance sea trials for the company’s 10th San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock, John P. Murtha (LPD 26). The ship, built at HII’s Ingalls Shipbuilding division, spent six days with the test and trials team performing more than 200 trial events that included both an in-port and underway portion.  “This was a significant test at sea for LPD 26, ... 
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04/19/16VIDEO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Putting Affordability Initiatives to Work on John F. Kennedy (CVN 79)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has placed a 965-ton structure called a superlift into dry dock, continuing the construction of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79). The superlift was made with more than twice the amount of outfitting accomplished as compared to the same superlift on Kennedy’s predecessor, Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). The superlift,... 
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04/15/16SN3 to Sponsor TotalDECOM 2016 Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its SN3 subsidiary is sponsoring the annual TotalDECOM 2016 Conference taking place April 18-20 in Manchester, England. At the conference, represented decommissioning industries will discuss decommissioning complexities experienced across different sectors and engage in cross-sector learning. Guest speakers will offer sessions for policy-makers and representatives from busines... 
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04/11/16PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Announces Retirement of Richard Schenk And Promotions of Kari Wilkinson and Mike Duthu
PASCAGOULA, Miss., April 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division announced today that Richard Schenk, vice president of program management, will retire on July 1 after 33 years of service. He will be succeeded by Kari Wilkinson, effective May 23. Ingalls also announced that Mike Duthu has been promoted to vice president, business development, effective immediately. “Richard has made significant contributions to our past, current a... 
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04/07/16Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host First Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on May 5
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its first quarter 2016 financial results on Thursday, May 5 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. EDT the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII’s website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and CEO, and Christopher D. Kastner, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer. Their remarks... 
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04/06/16PHOTO RELEASE--AMSEC Promotes Ryan Norris to Director of Strategic Planning and Business Development
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., April 06, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has promoted Ryan Norris to director of strategic planning and business development. In this capacity, he is responsible for leading and executing AMSEC’s strategic planning, business development, capture, proposal and marketing activities in support of business growth. Norris reports directly to Harris Leonard, vice president of HII’s Newport News Ship... 
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04/02/16PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Christens Destroyer Ralph Johnson (DDG 114); Aegis Ship Honors Vietnam War Medal of Honor Recipient
PASCAGOULA, Miss., April 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division christened the company’s 30th Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) Aegis guided missile destroyer, Ralph Johnson (DDG 114), today in front of approximately 1,000 guests. “It’s been more than a quarter century since the start of construction of Ingalls’ first Arleigh Burke destroyer, the Barry (DDG 52),” said Sean Stackley, assistant secretary of the Navy for research, develo... 
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03/30/16Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $618 Million Contract to Build DDG 123
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $618 million contract modification to fund construction of the Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) guided missile destroyer DDG 123 for the U.S. Navy. The ship is the fourth of five destroyers the company was awarded in June 2013. Ingalls previously was awarded $55 million in advance procurement for DDG 123, making the full contract $673 million. “This will b... 
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03/30/16MEDIA ADVISORY--Ingalls Shipbuilding To Host Christening of Guided Missile Destroyer Ralph Johnson (DDG 114)
What:   Media day and christening ceremony for the destroyer Ralph Johnson (DDG 114) When:  10:30 a.m. Friday (media day; closed-toe shoes required) 10 a.m. Saturday (christening ceremony; media should arrive by 8:45 a.m.) Where: Ingalls Shipbuilding’s Visitor Control Center Who:    Media Day – Friday Ship Sponsor Georgeann McRaven Ingalls Shipbuilding President Brian Cuccias Shipbuilders of Ralph Johnson Cmdr. Jason Patterson, prospective commanding officer, Ralph Johnson  ... 
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03/25/16PHOTO RELEASE--HII Hosts Rep. Mike Conaway at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today hosted Rep. Mike Conaway, R-Texas, for a tour of the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division. The visit provided an opportunity for Conaway to meet shipbuilders and see the progress being made across Newport News’ ship construction programs. As a member of the House Armed Services Committee, Conaway introduced legislation last fall to increase the number of operational U.S. Navy aircraf... 
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03/22/16VIDEO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilders Mentor Local High School Students at FIRST Robotics Competition
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division sponsored a FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition March 19-20 at Churchland High School in Portsmouth. FIRST designs and hosts robotics challenges for high school students worldwide. This competition marked the first one hosted in southeastern Virginia. “It’s inspiring to see these high sch... 
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03/21/16Huntington Ingalls Industries Moves to Establish Educational Assistance Fund
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that it has begun the process of establishing a fund to provide educational assistance for children of HII employees. “It will be some time before all the details are ironed out, but it’s my hope that this program, when it begins operations, will provide the children of HII employees opportunities for college scholarships and financial assistance for early childhood education,” sai... 
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03/16/16MEDIA ADVISORY--Newport News Shipbuilding to Host Grand Opening of HII Family Health Center
What:   Grand opening event and tours of the HII Family Health Center at Newport News Shipbuilding       When:   1 p.m. Saturday       Where:   HII Family Health Center at Newport News Shipbuilding     4500 Washington Ave.     Newport News, Virginia       RSVP:    Please RSVP by noon on Friday. ... 
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03/11/16PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Corporate Vice President and General Counsel Selected for the Executive Leadership Council
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kellye Walker, corporate vice president and general counsel at Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), was selected for membership on the Executive Leadership Council (ELC), a membership organization for the development of global black leaders. The ELC comprises more than 600 current and former black CEOs, board members and senior executives of Fortune 1,000 and Global 500 companies and entrepreneurs at top-tier firms. Its members work... 
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03/10/16PHOTO RELEASE--Rep. Gwen Graham Visits Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Undersea Solutions Group Subsidiary
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted Rep. Gwen Graham, D-Fla., Wednesday for a tour of the company’s Undersea Solutions Group (USG) subsidiary. Graham met with USG’s engineers to learn about their current work with underwater vehicles, including Proteus, a dual-mode underwater vehicle designed to deliver large payloads at distances of hundreds of miles in either manned or unmanned modes. Proteus is currently completing a simul... 
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03/08/16SN3 to Sponsor the 2016 National Environmental Justice Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its SN3 subsidiary is sponsoring the 2016 National Environmental Justice (NEJ) Conference and Training Program. The conference will take place March 9-12 at the Marriott Marquis in Washington, D.C. Environmental justice is a commitment to not discriminate against individuals or communities in regard to environmental laws, regulations and policies. Combining socioeconomic factors... 
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03/07/16VIDEO RELEASE--Ingalls-Built John P. Murtha (LPD 26) Successfully Completes Builder’s Sea Trials
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 07, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today the successful sea trials of the company’s 10th San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock, John P. Murtha (LPD 26). The ship, built at HII’s Ingalls Shipbuilding division, spent four days in the Gulf of Mexico last week with Ingalls’ test and trials team operating the ship and performing more than 200 test events. “Overall the builder’s trial was successful, and the ship performe... 
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03/05/16PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Christens 14th Virginia-Class Submarine, Washington (SSN 787)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 05, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division today celebrated the christening of the future USS Washington (SSN 787), the 14th Virginia-class submarine. Ship sponsor Elisabeth Mabus, daughter of Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, smashed a bottle of sparkling wine, dipped in the waters of Washington’s Puget Sound, across the bow to mark the christening of the submarine named for the Evergreen State. “It see... 
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03/04/16PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Authenticates Keel of Seventh National Security Cutter, Kimball (WMSL 756)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division authenticated the keel for the company’s seventh U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter, Kimball (WMSL 756), today. “Kimball, like her sister ships, is being built to the highest-quality standards with outstanding cost and schedule performance, and the NSC team is energized to make this one the best yet,” said Ingalls Shipbuilding President Brian Cuccias. “The Nat... 
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03/03/16SN3 to Sponsor Global Waste Management Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) SN3 subsidiary will sponsor and participate in the Waste Management Conference taking place March 6-10 at the Phoenix Convention Center. The annual conference provides a global forum for discussing and seeking cost-effective and environmentally responsible solutions for the safe management and disposition of radioactive waste and materials. “As a leader in the waste management industry, SN3 has ... 
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03/02/16MEDIA ADVISORY--Ingalls Shipbuilding to Celebrate Keel Authentication of National Security Cutter Kimball (WMSL 756)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What:  Kimball (WMSL 756) keel authentication When: 10:30 a.m. Friday Where: Ingalls Shipbuilding Visitor Control Center Who: Ship Sponsor Kay Bowen Webber Cochran Ingalls Shipbuilding President Brian Cuccias U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Paul Zukunft (keynote speaker) RSVP: Bill Glenn, Huntington Ingalls Industries, (228) 327-1671           william.glenn@hii-co.com Please RSVP by 5 p.m. Thursday. (Shipyard... 
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03/02/16PHOTO RELEASE--SN3 Names Brian Mathis Vice President of Northwest Operations
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its SN3 subsidiary has named Brian Mathis vice president of northwest operations. In this capacity, he will have overall responsibility for SN3’s northwest region, including the DOE Hanford Reservation and Idaho National Lab. “Brian brings a wealth of knowledge, talents and management skills to the job,” said SN3 President Nick Lombardo. “He has a stellar reputation and a stro... 
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03/02/16Huntington Ingalls Industries’ SN3 Subsidiary Retains Environmental Surveillance, Education and Research Contract in Idaho
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its SN3 subsidiary will continue supporting the Environmental Surveillance, Education and Research (ESER) contract at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Idaho Operations Office as a subcontractor to Wastren Advantage Incorporated (WAI). The contract consists of a base year beginning April 1 and four one-year options running through March 31, 2021, at a total value of $13.7 million. ... 
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03/01/16PHOTO RELEASE--SN3 Opens Field Office in the United Kingdom
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its SN3 subsidiary has opened a field office in Cumbria, located in northwest England. SN3’s new office in the Innovation Centre Westlakes Science and Technology Park will focus on radiological waste project opportunities at the Sellafield site and across the United Kingdom. Company leadership joined community and business leaders in Cumbria today to officially open the office. ... 
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03/01/16PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Appoints Michael Smith to Corporate Vice President, Strategy and Development
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Michael S. Smith has been named the company’s corporate vice president, strategy and development. He succeeds Christopher D. Kastner, who is replacing Barbara A. Niland as corporate vice president and CFO upon her retirement. Smith reports directly to HII President and CEO Mike Petters. “Mike is an experienced executive who brings a wealth of demonstrated success in the world ... 
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03/01/16MEDIA ADVISORY--Newport News Shipbuilding To Celebrate Christening of Virginia-Class Submarine Washington (SSN 787)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 01, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What:   Elisabeth Mabus, daughter of Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, will christen the Virginia-class submarine Washington (SSN 787) on Saturday by smashing a bottle of sparkling wine across the submarine’s bow. Media are invited to attend the ceremony as well as a media preview event on Friday. The preview event will provide the opportunity to interview Newport News Shipbuilding leadership, shipbuilders who have help... 
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02/29/16PHOTO RELEASE--HII to Continue RCOH Planning for USS George Washington (CVN 73)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 29, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has received a contract option from the U.S. Navy to assist with planning for the refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH) of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73). The $185.2 million contract option funds the continuation of planning, long-lead-time material procurement, shop fabrication, shipboard inspections and facilities re... 
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02/23/16PHOTO RELEASE -- HII Hosts Rep. Joe Courtney at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 23, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today hosted Rep. Joe Courtney, D-Conn., for a tour of the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division. The congressman saw first-hand the progress being made on Virginia-class submarines, which Newport News builds in partnership with General Dynamics Electric Boat, located in Courtney’s district. He also learned about progress being made on the aircraft carriers Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) and John F... 
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02/22/16PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Welcomes The Apprentice School’s Graduating Class of 2015 to Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted commencement exercises on Saturday for 170 graduates of the company’s Apprentice School located at Newport News Shipbuilding. The exercises were held at the Liberty Baptist Church Worship Center in Hampton in celebration of the graduating class of 2015. Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., delivered the keynote address. Discussing his work as founder and co-chair of the Career and Technical Education (CTE... 
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02/22/16PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Employees Honored at Black Engineer of the Year Award STEM Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that seven employees from its Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions were recognized for achievements in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields during the 30th annual Black Engineer of the Year Award STEM Global Competitiveness Conference. The conference took place last week at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown. “Our engineers support the finest ships ... 
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02/22/16Huntington Ingalls Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 22, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share, payable on March 11, 2016, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 4, 2016. Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of manufacturing, engineering and management services to the nuclear energy, oil and gas markets. For m... 
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02/19/16PHOTO RELEASE--Chief of Naval Operations and Rep. Scott Peters Visit Continental Maritime of San Diego
SAN DIEGO, Feb. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Continental Maritime of San Diego (CMSD) subsidiary hosted Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson and Rep. Scott Peters, D-Calif., Thursday for a tour of its shipyard facility and an overview of the company’s history in San Diego. “We are a certified Master Ship Repair Contractor with the U.S. Navy, and our mission is to maintain and repair Navy ships, train our people and ... 
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02/19/16PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Dedicates 13th Habitat for Humanity House
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division joined elected officials and community leaders Wednesday to dedicate the 13th house shipyard volunteers have constructed in partnership with Habitat for Humanity Peninsula and Greater Williamsburg. Wednesday’s dedication ceremony welcomed LaShand Coleman and her children, Dhestini and Dwayne “D.J.,” to their new home. In attendance were Newport News Mayor McKinle... 
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02/18/16Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results
Revenues were $1.9 billion for the quarter; $7.0 billion for 2015 Segment operating margin was 6.5 percent for the quarter; 9.5 percent for 2015 Total operating margin was 7.6 percent for the quarter; 11.0 percent for 2015 Diluted earnings per share was $1.06 for the quarter; $8.36 for 2015 Adjusted diluted earnings per share was $1.95 for the quarter; $7.33 for 2015 Cash from operations was $411 million for the quarter; $828 million for 2015 Free cash flow was $309... 
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02/17/16MEDIA ADVISORY -- Media Invited to Tour HII Family Health Center at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 17, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: Members of the media are invited to tour the new HII Family Health Center at Newport News Shipbuilding prior to the center’s March 1 opening. Matt Mulherin, president, Newport News Shipbuilding; Bill Bell, Newport News’ vice president of human resources and administration; and Rich McClelland, QuadMed health center supervisor, will discuss the benefits and services being offered at the health center and answer questi... 
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02/16/16MEDIA ADVISORY--Newport News Shipbuilding to Dedicate 13th Habitat for Humanity House
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: Shipbuilders from Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Newport News      Shipbuilding (NYSE:HII) division will join Habitat for Humanity Peninsula and    Greater Williamsburg and community leaders to dedicate the 13th Habitat    for Humanity house that the shipyard has helped to build.           Speakers will include Ra... 
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02/16/16MEDIA ADVISORY - Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Thursday
What: Huntington Ingalls Industries’ fourth quarter 2015 earnings conference call               Who: Mike Petters, president and CEO, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer When: 9 a.m. Eastern Thursday   Where: Live webcast: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com   NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 16, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntingto... 
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02/10/16VIDEO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Conducts Catapult Testing on Aircraft Carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division announced today that it has begun testing the updated catapult systems aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72), which is nearing the end of its mid-life refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH). Working with the U.S. Navy crew aboard Lincoln, Newport News shipbuilders are testing the steam catapult systems through a process called “no-load” testing,... 
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02/04/16U.S. Small Business Administration Approves Mentor-Protege Relationship Between SN3 and Synergy Solutions
BROOMFIELD, Colo., Feb. 04, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its SN3 subsidiary will participate in the 8(a) Business Development Mentor-Protégé Program. SN3 will work collaboratively with Synergy Solutions, Inc. to provide general and technical business knowledge while building a mutually beneficial business relationship for future government contracts. The U.S. Small Business Administration designed the Mentor-Protégé Program to enable... 
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01/28/16PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Celebrates 130th Anniversary
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 28, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division kicked off its 130th anniversary celebration today. Newport News, the sole designer, builder and refueler of U.S. Navy aircraft carriers and one of two providers of U.S. Navy submarines, will celebrate the anniversary throughout 2016 with commemorative videos and employee publications. More than 100 local businesses, museums, schools and civic leaders provided co... 
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01/25/16PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Donates Nearly $100,000 in STEM Grants to Gulf Coast Schools
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Jan. 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has awarded nearly $100,000 in grants to 25 projects from schools and educational organizations in Mississippi and Alabama. The grants, which were requested by the organizations, will be used for projects associated with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). This is the eighth year for Ingalls’ STEM program. The company has awarded more than $709,00... 
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01/25/16PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Names Director of Diversity and Inclusion
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Dawn Smith has been promoted to director, diversity and inclusion, effective immediately. In this new position, Smith will provide leadership and serve as a resource and subject matter expert on diversity, inclusion and equality issues and initiatives across the HII enterprise. She will report to Corporate Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer Bill Ermatinger. She wi... 
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01/21/16Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Feb. 18
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 21, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its fourth quarter 2015 financial results on Thursday, Feb. 18 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. EST the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII’s website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and CEO, and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer. Their remarks will ... 
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01/15/16SN3 Wins Engineering Services Contract for City of Carlsbad
BROOMFIELD, Colo., Jan. 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its SN3 subsidiary has been awarded a four-year, $300,000 contract from the city of Carlsbad, New Mexico, for landfill engineering services. SN3 will provide groundwater and air quality monitoring and compliance, post-closure compliance, and other related services for the closed Carlsbad Municipal Landfill. SN3 has held previous contracts for this work since 2005 and has assist... 
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01/11/16VIDEO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Completes Installation of 14 Million Feet of Electrical and Fiber Optic Cable on Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 11, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that shipbuilders at its Newport News Shipbuilding division recently completed the installation of more than 14 million feet of electrical and fiber optic cable on the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)—enough to reach from Earth to the International Space Station more than 10 times. Gerald R. Ford’s design makes a significant leap to electrical power. With more than 10 millio... 
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01/08/16PHOTO RELEASE--Chief of Naval Operations Makes First Visit to Ingalls Shipbuilding
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Jan. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division hosted Adm. John Richardson Thursday as part of his visit to shipyards in the region. This was his first visit to Ingalls as Chief of Naval Operations. Richardson received updates on Ingalls’ shipbuilding programs and toured the facility. “We certainly appreciate Admiral Richardson taking the time out of his busy schedule to visit our shipyard to see the significant a... 
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12/16/15Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded Life-Cycle Engineering Contract on U.S. Navy’s LPD 17 Program
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Dec. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded a $34.8 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for life-cycle engineering and support services on the U.S. Navy’s USS San Antonio (LPD 17) class of amphibious transport docks. The contract includes options that, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value to $242 million. “The men and women of Ingalls are passionate about buildi... 
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12/15/15VIDEO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Launches Arleigh Burke-Class Destroyer Ralph Johnson (DDG 114)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Dec. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division launched Ralph Johnson (DDG 114), the company’s 30th Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) guided missile destroyer, on Saturday. “The last week of translating this quality ship across land and then launching it from our drydock is no small task, and our shipbuilders accomplished it in a very efficient manner,” said George Nungesser, Ingalls’ DDG 51 program manager. “All craft... 
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12/10/15SN3 Sponsors 16th Annual Energy, Technology and Environmental Business Association Business Opportunities Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its SN3 (Stoller Newport News Nuclear) subsidiary sponsored the 16th annual Energy, Technology and Environmental Business Association (ETEBA) Business Opportunities Conference. The conference took place Dec. 8-10 in Knoxville, Tennessee. The conference offered companies the chance to network with professionals from across the energy, technology and environmental supply chain. T... 
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12/04/15PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $200 Million Advance Procurement Contract for LPD 28
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Dec. 04, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $200 million, cost-plus-fixed-fee advance procurement contract from the U.S. Navy for LPD 28, the 12th amphibious transport dock of the San Antonio (LPD 17) class. The funds will be used to purchase long-lead-time material and major equipment, including main engines, diesel generators, deck equipment, shafting, propellers, valves... 
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11/24/15Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Credit Suisse Industrials Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at the third annual Credit Suisse Industrials Conference on Dec. 3 in Manalapan, Florida. The presentation by HII President and CEO Mike Petters and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer, will begin at 12:45 p.m. Eastern time and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military... 
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11/23/15PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Opens New Facility for Virginia-Class Submarine Sailors
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has opened a new facility that provides workspace for the crews of Virginia-class submarine (VCS) pre-commissioning units (PCUs) while their submarines are under construction. The facility is collocated with Newport News’ submarine final outfitting and assembly facilities, thereby increasing the crews’ ability to access and train with the ... 
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11/17/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Successful Completion of Offering of 5.000% Senior Notes Due 2025 and Early Settlement of Its Previously Announced Tender Offer
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) (the “Company”) announced today that it has completed its previously announced offering of $600 million in aggregate principal amount of its 5.000% Senior Notes due 2025 (the “Notes”). The Notes are direct, unsecured obligations of the Company and rank equally with all of the Company’s existing and future unsubordinated and unsecured obligations. The Notes will be unconditionally guaranteed, ... 
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11/16/15PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Engineer Recognized at Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Lauren Hamburg, an augmented reality engineer at the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division, was recognized as the “Star of Today” at the 2015 Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) conference. The conference took place Nov. 11-15 at the Baltimore Convention Center. The SHPE Star of Today award recognizes mid-level engineers who have demonstrated outstanding tech... 
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11/14/15PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Christens Sixth National Security Cutter, Munro
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Nov. 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division christened the company’s sixth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter (NSC), Munro (WMSL 755), today in front of nearly 600 guests. Julie Sheehan, the great niece of the ship’s namesake, Signalman First Class Douglas Munro, is the ship’s sponsor. At the culmination of the ceremony, she smashed a bottle across the bow of the ship, proclaiming, “May God bless this sh... 
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11/12/15Continental Maritime of San Diego Recognized for Environmental Stewardship
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Continental Maritime of San Diego subsidiary was awarded the Blue Sky Award by San Diego County’s Air Pollution Control District for its longstanding initiatives to reduce air pollution. The APCD annually recognizes one small, one medium and one large business or organization for their efforts in improving air quality. CMSD was nominated by the Industrial Environmental Asso... 
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11/10/15MEDIA ADVISORY--Ingalls Shipbuilding to Christen National Security Cutter Munro
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Nov. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --     What: Media Day and Christening of the U.S. Coast Guard’s National Security Cutter Munro (WMSL 755)     When: 10:30 a.m. Friday, Media Day (closed-toe shoes required)   10 a.m. Saturday, Christening (media should arrive by 8:45 a.m.)     Where:     Ingalls Shipbuilding Visitor Control Center (Main Gate on christe... 
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11/05/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Third Quarter Results
Revenues were $1.8 billion for the third quarter of 2015 Segment operating margin was 9.6 percent, up from 8.8 percent in Q3 2014 Total operating margin was 11.1 percent, up from 10.0 percent in Q3 2014 Diluted earnings per share was $2.29 for the quarter Cash and cash equivalents at the end of the quarter were $671 million  NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 05, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reported third quarter 2015 revenues of $1.8 billion, up... 
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11/03/15MEDIA ADVISORY: Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Nov. 5
What:     Huntington Ingalls Industries’ third quarter 2015 earnings conference call   Who:     Mike Petters, president and CEO, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer   When:     9 a.m. Eastern Thursday   Where:     Live webcast: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com         ... 
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11/02/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Pricing of 5.000% Senior Notes Due 2025
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 02, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) (“HII” or the “Company”) announced today that it will sell $600 million aggregate principal amount of 5.000% Senior Notes due 2025 (the “Notes”) at a price of 100.00% of the par value. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the sale of the Notes and cash on hand to pay the consideration for the previously announced cash tender offer (the “Tender Offer”) and consent solicitation (“Conse... 
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11/02/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Commences Tender Offer and Consent Solicitation for 7.125% Senior Notes Due 2021
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 02, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) (“HII” or the “Company”) announced today that it has commenced a cash tender offer for any and all of its outstanding 7.125% Senior Notes due 2021 (the “Notes”). In conjunction with the tender offer, HII is soliciting consents to, among other modifications, reduce the notice period required for optional redemptions, eliminate most of the covenants and certain events of default applicable to the ... 
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11/02/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Proposed Offering of Senior Notes Due 2025
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 02, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) (“HII” or the “Company”) announced today an offering by HII of $600 million aggregate principal amount of Senior Notes due 2025 (the “Notes”). The Notes will be general unsecured obligations, ranking equally in right of payment with all existing and future unsecured senior indebtedness of the Company and the subsidiary guarantors of the Notes and senior in right of payment to any of the Compa... 
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10/30/15PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Two Leadership Changes
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Philip Luna, corporate vice president and president, UniversalPegasus International (UPI), a subsidiary of HII, has been promoted to the HII senior executive team, reporting to HII President and CEO Mike Petters, effective immediately. The company also announced that, effective March 1, 2016, Michael S. Smith, currently serving as corporate vice president, corporate development an... 
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10/30/15PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces the 2016 Retirement of Chief Financial Officer Barbara A. Niland and the Election of Christopher D. Kastner to Succeed Niland
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has elected Christopher D. Kastner to succeed Barbara A. Niland as the company’s chief financial officer and corporate vice president, business management, effective with Niland’s retirement on March 1, 2016. “Barb has been a member of my team since she joined Northrop Grumman Newport News in 2004,” said HII President and CEO Mike Petters, “and was instru... 
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10/29/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Increases Quarterly Dividend to $0.50 Per Share; Authorizes a $600 Million Increase in Its Share Repurchase Program to $1.2 Billion
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share, a 25 percent increase over the $0.40 per share dividend paid in each of the prior four quarters. The $0.50 per share dividend will be payable on Dec. 11, 2015, to shareholders of record on Nov. 27, 2015. The Board of Directors also authorized an increase in the company’s share repurchase program fro... 
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10/28/15PHOTO RELEASE--Stephen R. Wilson Joins Huntington Ingalls Industries Board of Directors
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Stephen R. Wilson has been elected to its Board of Directors. Wilson has served in general management, finance and planning capacities at major companies around the world for nearly 30 years. He held the roles of chief financial officer of Pepsi Cola USA, CFO of Frito-Lay International and president of Frito-Lay Brazil. After nine years at PepsiCo, he moved to Cadbury Schweppes... 
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10/27/15Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Investor Day on Nov. 10
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) invites investors and the general public to listen to a live webcast of its 2015 Investor Day presentations, which will begin at 8:30 a.m. EST Nov. 10 at The New York Palace in New York City. The event will feature presentations on the company’s performance and strategic objectives by members of the senior leadership team. The webcast will be accessible via the Investor Relations section of the com... 
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10/20/15PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Authenticates the Keel of Paul Ignatius (DDG 117)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division authenticated the keel today on the Aegis guided missile destroyer, Paul Ignatius (DDG 117). DDG 117 is the 31st ship in the Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) class of destroyers Ingalls is building for the U.S. Navy. “The keel authentication is an important milestone in a ship’s life and it’s really a foundation upon which the ship is made,” said Ingalls Shipbuilding President Br... 
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10/19/15PHOTO RELEASE--HII Employees Receive National Recognition for STEM Achievements
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 19, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that 14 employees from HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions were among those recognized for achievements in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) during the 20th annual Women of Color STEM Conference. The recipients were honored during the conference held last weekend at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center. The conference provides... 
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10/16/15PHOTO RELEASE--SN3 Vice President Frazer Lockhart Appointed to Environmental Management Advisory Board
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Frazer R. Lockhart, vice president for waste operations at its SN3 (Stoller Newport News Nuclear) subsidiary, has been appointed to the Department of Energy’s Environmental Management Advisory Board (EMAB). Established in 1992, the EMAB provides independent external advice, information and recommendations to the U.S. Department of Energy’s Assistant Secretary of Environmental M... 
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10/15/15PHOTO RELEASE--Sen. Jeff Sessions Visits Ingalls Shipbuilding
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) today for a tour of its Ingalls Shipbuilding division. Sessions toured several areas of the shipyard and also walked through the amphibious transport dock John P. Murtha (LPD 26). “The multiple classes of ships produced at this impressive facility—only an hour from my hometown of Mobile—contribute remarkable firepower and flexibility to a naval fleet which will ne... 
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10/12/15PHOTO RELEASE--HII President and CEO Mike Petters Honored at the Salute to the United States Coast Guard
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mike Petters, president and CEO of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), was honored by the Coast Guard Foundation at the 35th annual Salute to the United States Coast Guard, held last Thursday at the Marriott Marquis in New York City. At the dinner, Petters and HII were recognized for their support of the Coast Guard Foundation and its mission. “Huntington Ingalls Industries has been a strong supporter of the Coast Guard Foundation fo... 
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10/08/15Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Nov. 5
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 08, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its third quarter 2015 financial results on Thursday, Nov. 5 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. EST the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII’s website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and CEO, and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer. Their remarks will be... 
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10/06/15PHOTO RELEASE--Mike Petters Advocates for Early Childhood Education at Virginia Workforce Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 06, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mike Petters, president and CEO of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), delivered the keynote remarks and call to action this morning at the Virginia Workforce Conference in Richmond. The theme for the conference, hosted by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce, was “Building A Demand-Driven Talent Pipeline.” Petters argued that workforce development and education—specifically pre-K education—are national security issues. To read his speech ... 
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10/05/15PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Converts to Natural Gas
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 05, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has converted its steam-generation plant from heavy fuel oil, also known as Bunker C, to natural gas to improve safety and lower operating costs and emissions to the environment. The plant generates low-pressure steam to heat many of the shipyard’s facilities, to provide process heat and to support hotel services—including hot water, food ... 
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10/01/15HII's SN3 Subsidiary Records 1 Million Safe Hours
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its SN3 (Stoller Newport News Nuclear) subsidiary has recorded more than 1 million safe hours since its last Occupational Safety and Health Administration lost work day case. "Worker safety is a core value," said SN3 President Nick Lombardo. "This milestone acknowledges the hard work and dedication of our employees to support our DOE client." SN3 team members and subcontracto... 
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10/01/15AMSEC Wins U.S. Navy Logistics Support Services Contract
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Oct. 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Navy to provide integrated logistics support services for hull, mechanical and electrical (HM&E) technical data development, maintenance and management. AMSEC was awarded a five-year, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract that has a combined value of $36.7 million if fully fund... 
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09/28/15PHOTO RELEASE--HII President and CEO Mike Petters Honored With the United States Navy Memorial's Lone Sailor Award
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mike Petters, president and CEO of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), was presented with the United States Navy Memorial's Lone Sailor Award on Thursday. The Navy Memorial presented the award during the annual Lone Sailor Awards dinner at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C. The Lone Sailor Award is given to sea service veterans who have excelled with distinction in their respective careers during or after their militar... 
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09/21/15PHOTO RELEASE--Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez and Rep. Bobby Scott Tour The Apprentice School at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez and Rep. Bobby Scott, D-Va., today for a tour of The Apprentice School at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. Newport News President Matt Mulherin, Newport News Vice President of Trades Operations Ray Bagley and other executives led the tour, during which Perez and Scott interacted with teachers and apprentices in a pre-calculus class. They al... 
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09/21/15PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Donates More Than 15,000 School Items to Hampton Roads Students
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division collected more than 15,000 school items for Hampton Roads students through its annual "School Tools" drive. "We are members of the community as much as we are shipbuilders," said Tom Cosgrove, Newport News' manager of corporate citizenship. "We know that today's students are our future shipbuilders and leaders. As a company, Newport News S... 
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09/14/15VIDEO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Launches National Security Cutter Munro
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division launched the U.S. Coast Guard's newest National Security Cutter, Munro (WMSL 755), on Saturday. Munro is the company's sixth NSC and is expected to deliver by the end of next year. "The National Security Cutter program is in a very mature state," said Derek Murphy, Ingalls' NSC program manager. "NSC 6 is the most complete ship at launch, and we accomplished this a wee... 
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09/10/15AMSEC LLC Wins U.S. Navy Engineering and Technical Services Contract
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Sept. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Navy to provide support services to Navy ships on behalf of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Maintenance Center. AMSEC was one of three contractors awarded a multiple task order, cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for hull, mechanical and electrical engineering; analytical support; lo... 
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09/10/15Huntington Ingalls Industries' Apprentice Schools Participate in White House Summit on Apprenticeship
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that representatives from the company's apprentice schools, The Apprentice School at Newport News Shipbuilding and the Haley Reeves Barbour Maritime Training Academy at Ingalls Shipbuilding, participated this week in the White House Summit on Apprenticeship. The event brought together employers, community colleges, non-profits, labor leaders and others who are helping to promote apprent... 
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09/01/15PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Achieves "Pressure Hull Complete" Construction Milestone on Submarine Washington
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the Virginia-class submarine Washington (SSN 787) is "pressure hull complete," signifying that all of the submarine's hull sections have been joined to form a single, watertight unit. Washington will be the U.S. Navy's 14th Virginia-class submarine and the seventh to be delivered by HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division. "Pressure hull complete is an exciting step toward the ... 
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08/31/15PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Employee Honored at VPPPA Safety and Health Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 31, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Michael Kinder, a machine hand at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division, received a Safety and Health Achievement Program award at the Voluntary Protection Program Participants' Association's annual Safety and Health Conference. "Congratulations to Michael on receiving this special award," said Dru Branche, Newport News' health and safety director. "It is a testament ... 
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08/27/15VIDEO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Conducts Steam Testing on Aircraft Carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division announced today that it has reintroduced steam to the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) to begin final testing of the ship's steam-powered systems. Moored at Outfitting Berth 1 at Newport News, Lincoln is in the final stages of its mid-life refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH). Shipbuilders and sailors are beginning to test steam-powered systems on bo... 
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08/25/15PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Celebrates 2015 Apprentice Graduation
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug. 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) held a graduation ceremony Saturday for graduates of Ingalls Shipbuilding's Apprentice School. The ceremony celebrated the accomplishments of 45 students representing various crafts at Ingalls. "Knowing that you've helped build these ships as they sail away and join the fleet should make you and your family proud—every day," said Capt. Joe Tuite, commanding officer, Supervisor of Shipbuilding Gulf C... 
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08/25/15PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts U.S. Rep. Ander Crenshaw at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today hosted Rep. Ander Crenshaw, R-Fla., for a tour of the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. Ken Mahler, Newport News' vice president of Navy programs, joined Crenshaw for the visit, which included a tour of the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) and discussions about increased efficiencies and construction progress on Ford and John F. Kennedy (CVN 79). Crenshaw also visited a sub... 
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08/24/15PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Names New Corporate Vice President, Benefits and Compensation
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Karen Velkey has been promoted to the position of corporate vice president, benefits and compensation, effectively immediately. She reports to Corporate Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer Bill Ermatinger. "Karen brings a wealth of experience, unparalleled dedication, high energy and an in-depth understanding of benefits and compensation to her new role," Ermatinger... 
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08/22/15PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Celebrates the Keel-Laying of Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), today celebrated the keel laying of the aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79), the second ship of the Gerald R. Ford class. Caroline Kennedy, the daughter of the ship's namesake, the 35th President of the United States, is the ship's sponsor. She declared the keel "truly and fairly laid" via video to signify the ceremonial start of construction. "The air... 
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08/18/15PHOTO RELEASE--HII Awarded Navy Submarine Maintenance and Modernization Contract
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 18, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has been awarded a $57.8 million contract to perform planning in support of maintenance and modernization efforts on the submarine USS Columbus (SSN 762). If all contract options are exercised, the total value of the work would be $288 million. Contract work will include maintenance and restoration of the ship's hull structure, tanks, propu... 
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08/13/15PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Appoints New Controller and Chief Accounting Officer
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 13, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Nicolas Schuck has been promoted to the position of controller and chief accounting officer, effectively immediately. He will report to Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer. "Nicolas has been an important member of our financial team and brings a great sense of enthusiasm, commitment, financial acumen and a wealth of experien... 
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08/06/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Second Quarter 2015 Results
Revenues were $1.75 billion Diluted earnings per share was $3.20 Adjusted diluted earnings per share was $1.99, which excludes the impacts of an insurance litigation settlement, a goodwill impairment charge and the FAS/CAS Adjustment Cash and cash equivalents at the end of the quarter were $960 million NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 6, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reported second quarter 2015 revenues of $1.75 billion, up 1.5 percent compared... 
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08/04/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share, payable on Sept. 11, 2015, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 28, 2015. Huntington Ingalls Industries is America's largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of engineering, manufacturing and management services to the nuclear energy, oil and gas markets. For mor... 
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08/03/15PHOTO RELEASE--Navy Crew Moves Aboard Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reached a major milestone on the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) today as the ship's crew moved aboard and ate its first meal prepared in the galley. The first-in-class carrier is in the final stages of construction and testing at HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division. "This is a rewarding time for the shipbuilders who have worked for the past six years to complete the systems and compart... 
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07/31/15Newport News Shipbuilding and AMSEC LLC Maintain American Heart Association's Fit-Friendly Worksite Status
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 31, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division and its AMSEC LLC subsidiary were once again recognized by the American Heart Association for going above and beyond for employees' health. Both Newport News and AMSEC were awarded the association's Fit-Friendly Worksite status for the second and fourth consecutive year. "We are proud to encourage and support wellness of employees and their... 
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07/21/15PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Begins Fabrication of Destroyer Delbert D. Black (DDG 119)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division today marked the start of fabrication for the Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) guided missile destroyer Delbert D. Black (DDG 119). The start of fabrication signifies that 100 tons of steel have been cut. The ship is named in honor of Delbert D. Black, who served as a gunner's mate in the U.S. Navy and was aboard the battleship USS Maryland during the attack on Pearl Harbo... 
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07/20/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts U.S. Senators Tim Kaine and Roger Wicker at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today hosted U.S. Sens. Tim Kaine, D-Va., and Roger Wicker, R-Miss., for a tour of the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. The senators met with shipbuilders and discussed the shipyard's increased efficiencies and construction progress on the aircraft carriers Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) and John F. Kennedy (CVN 79). They also received progress updates on the Virginia-class submarine program, ... 
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07/17/15HII Awarded $564 Million Contract for Submarine Engineering and Industrial Work
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division was awarded a $106 million contract to provide engineering and industrial support on U.S. Navy submarines, special mission submersibles, submarine support facilities and related programs. If all options are exercised, the total value of the contract will be $564 million. Work will include engineering, design, configuration management, integ... 
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07/14/15PHOTO RELEASE--National Security Cutter James Sails From Ingalls; Ship Will be Commissioned on Aug. 8
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Security Cutter James (WMSL 754) sailed away from Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division on Sunday—just one month after being delivered to the United States Coast Guard. "James is an excellent ship and another example of the outstanding work accomplished by our shipbuilders," said NSC Program Manager Derek Murphy. "Through serial production in this program, each successive ship continues to com... 
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07/10/15Ingalls Shipbuilding Maintains American Heart Association's Platinum Fit-Friendly Worksite Status
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been recognized by the American Heart Association for going above and beyond when it comes to employees' health. Ingalls maintained the association's Fit-Friendly Worksite status for the third consecutive year and the Platinum Fit-Friendly status for the second consecutive year. "The American Heart Association is proud of the work of Ingalls Shipbuilding and is ple... 
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07/09/15Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Aug. 6
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 9, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its second quarter 2015 financial results on Thursday, Aug. 6 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. EDT the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and CEO, and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer. Their remarks will be ... 
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07/06/15PHOTO RELEASE--First Female Divers Crew and Operate a Dual-Mode Underwater Vehicle
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 6, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Undersea Solutions Group (USG) subsidiary made history in June as its two female divers became the first women to crew and drive a dual-mode underwater vehicle (DMUV). Chloe Mallet, an ocean engineer, and Andrea Raff, a mechanical engineer, crewed and operated USG's Proteus, a submersible able to operate as a manned swimmer delivery vehicle (SDV) and as an unmanned undersea vehicle (UUV). Mallet and... 
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07/02/15PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Awards National Merit Scholarships
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division presented National Merit Scholarships to the children of five employees on Wednesday. The National Merit Scholars will each receive $2,000, renewable for up to four years as long as the scholarship criteria are met. "For more than a half century, the National Merit Scholarship Corporation has been the leader in identifying scholastically talented young women and men and... 
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07/01/15Newport News Shipbuilding to Provide Aircraft Carrier Maintenance Support to Puget Sound Naval Shipyard
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has received an indefinite-delivery-indefinite-quantity contract award to assist Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility with maintenance work on the aircraft carriers USS Nimitz (CVN 68) and USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70). Puget Sound Naval Shipyard is the awarding agency. The contract has a period of performance of two y... 
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07/01/15PHOTO RELEASE--HII Family Health Center Officially Opens in Gautier
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) opened the doors to its first Family Health Center today. The facility, located at 2105 Old Spanish Trail in Gautier, is now open to all eligible employees at HII's Ingalls Shipbuilding division and their covered dependents. "Our workforce is the heart of the shipyard, and helping our employees stay healthy is very important to our continued success," said Ingalls Shipbuilding President Brian Cuccias... 
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06/26/15SN3 to Continue Disposal Operations at Hanford Site
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Stoller Newport News Nuclear (SN3) subsidiary, together with contract partner Wastren Advantage Inc., was awarded a two-year extension to continue disposal operations at the Environmental Restoration Disposal Facility on the U.S. Department of Energy's Hanford Site in Washington. The total contract, valued at up to $65 million, will expire in September 2017. Washington Closu... 
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06/25/15PHOTO RELEASE--Submarine John Warner Delivered Ahead of Schedule
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division delivered the submarine John Warner (SSN 785) to the U.S. Navy today. The Virginia-class submarine, the first to be named for a person, was delivered two and a half months ahead of schedule. "This submarine embodies the spirit of Senator Warner and symbolizes his unwavering support for the Navy and the shipyard," said Jim Hughes, Newport News' vice president of su... 
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06/22/15PHOTO RELEASE--HII Awarded $23.8 Million Modernization Contract for USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has received a $23.8 million contract from the U.S. Navy for nuclear propulsion and complex modernization work on the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77) as part of its planned incremental availability. The contract is for work to be completed between June and November at Norfolk Naval Shipyard and will include planning, procurem... 
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06/22/15PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Breaks Ground for Joint Manufacturing Assembly Facility
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division broke ground today for the shipyard's new Joint Manufacturing Assembly Facility (JMAF), which will support the construction of aircraft carriers and submarines. The first phases of the facility, opening in 2017, will feature production bays to improve construction efficiencies under current contracts for the Gerald R. Ford-class aircraft carrier and Virginia-class... 
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06/09/15PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Honored for Veteran Hiring Initiative
PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 9, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division was honored at the DirectEmployers Annual Meeting and Conference for its work hiring and promoting veterans. The shipyard's talent acquisition team won the overall award in the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) compliance initiatives category. "We were honored to represent the Ingalls team in accepting this award," said Fred Howell, the manager ... 
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06/05/15PHOTO RELEASE--HII Awarded $3.35 Billion Contract for Detail Design and Construction of Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 5, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) received a $3.35 billion contract award for the detail design and construction of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79), the second ship in the Gerald R. Ford class of carriers. The work will be performed at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. The company also received a $941 million modification to an existing construction preparation contract to continue material p... 
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06/05/15PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers National Security Cutter James to the U.S. Coast Guard
PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 5, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division delivered the National Security Cutter James (WMSL 754) to the U.S. Coast Guard today. In mid-July the ship will sail to her Aug. 8 commissioning site in Boston. "Ingalls shipbuilders continue to prove they're committed to building the world's best ships," said Jim French, Ingalls' NSC program manager. "The National Security Cutter program continues to prove the benefit... 
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05/28/15PHOTO RELEASE--Gov. Bryant Signs Investment Bill for Ingalls Shipbuilding's "Shipyard of the Future" Project
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gov. Phil Bryant visited Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division today to participate in a ceremonial signing of a $20 million bond bill supporting Ingalls' "Shipyard of the Future" project. The investment will go toward current building improvements, new covered facilities providing better work areas for shipbuilders, and enabling more work to be accomplished out of the weather. The infrastructure improvement... 
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05/28/15Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Deutsche Bank's Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at Deutsche Bank's sixth annual Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference on June 4 in Chicago. The presentation by HII President and CEO Mike Petters and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer, will begin at 11 a.m. Eastern time (10 a.m. Central) and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries is... 
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05/27/15PHOTO RELEASE--Sen. Roger Wicker Visits Ingalls Shipbuilding
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted Sen. Roger Wicker on Tuesday for a tour of the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division. Wicker visited various areas of Mississippi's largest private employer, including the amphibious transport dock John P. Murtha (LPD 26). "The world is a volatile and often dangerous place," Wicker said. "America's armed forces require the best technology and tools available to complete their missions. Ingal... 
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05/26/15VIDEO RELEASE--Virginia-Class Submarine John Warner (SSN 785) Successfully Completes Initial Sea Trials
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the newest Virginia-class submarine, John Warner (SSN 785), successfully completed its initial sea trials on Saturday. Sea trials are aggressive operational tests that demonstrate the submarine's capabilities at sea. John Warner, the first Virginia-class submarine to be named for a person, is being built as part of a teaming arrangement between HII's Newport News Shipbuilding divisio... 
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05/20/15Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Bernstein's Strategic Decisions Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at Bernstein's 31st annual Strategic Decisions Conference on May 27 in New York. The presentation by HII President and CEO Mike Petters and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer, will begin at 9 a.m. EDT and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries is America's largest military shipbuilding company an... 
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05/19/15OSHA Recognizes Newport News Shipbuilding for Outstanding Safety and Health Programs
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 19, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has recertified the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division as a Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star worksite. The designation marks the shipyard's 20th year as a VPP site. "Nothing is more important than the safety of our employees," said Newport News Shipbuilding President Matt Mulherin. "This is a huge accomplishment a... 
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05/18/15PHOTO RELEASE-Newport News Shipbuilding Celebrates the Keel-Laying of Virginia-Class Submarine Indiana (SSN 789)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 18, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With more than 500 guests looking into a submarine unit as the ceremony backdrop, Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), celebrated the keel laying of Virginia-class submarine Indiana (SSN 789) on Saturday. The submarine's sponsor is Diane Donald, wife of retired Adm. Kirkland Donald. As the keel authenticator, Donald chalked her initials on a metal plate, which were welded into the plate by Newpo... 
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05/12/15PHOTO RELEASE-Ingalls Shipbuilding Announces Appointment of Two Vice Presidents
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today the appointment of two vice presidents at its Ingalls Shipbuilding division. George Jones has been appointed vice president of operations, and Tim Farrell has been appointed vice president of new Navy programs. "George and Tim bring a unique set of talent and management skills to these leadership roles," said Ingalls Shipbuilding President Brian Cuccias. "George started his career 31 ... 
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05/07/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports First Quarter 2015 Results
Revenues were $1.57 billion for the quarter Segment operating margin was 8.2 percent Total operating margin was 9.9 percent Diluted earnings per share was $1.79 for the quarter Cash and cash equivalents at the end of the quarter were $904 million NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 7, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reported first quarter 2015 revenues of $1.57 billion, down 1.5 percent compared to the same period last year. Diluted earnings per... 
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05/05/15PHOTO RELEASE-Continental Maritime of San Diego Recognized by the Industrial Environmental Association for Eco-Friendly Practices
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 5, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Continental Maritime of San Diego (CMSD), a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), has been recognized by the Industrial Environmental Association for its environmental stewardship. The association presented the shipyard with a Pioneer Award in April, commemorating the facility's proactive sustainability program, which has led to CMSD becoming the first "zero discharge" shipyard in the United States. "It's great to know that... 
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05/04/15VIDEO RELEASE--Inactivation of Nuclear Aircraft Carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65) Progressing at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65) was moved Saturday from Pier 2 at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division to her original birthplace, Dry Dock 11. Newport News employees will continue the defueling process in the dry dock under the current inactivation contract. Six tugboats guided the ship about one mile to its new location. More than 200 shipbuilders assist... 
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05/04/15PHOTO RELEASE-Successful Acceptance Trials for Ingalls' Fifth National Security Cutter, James
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the company's fifth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter (NSC), James (WMSL 754), has successfully completed her acceptance trials. The Ingalls-built NSC spent two full days in the Gulf of Mexico proving the ship's systems. "Once again our shipbuilding team proved their mettle as the ship performed well," said Jim French, Ingalls' NSC program manager. "The National Security C... 
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05/02/15VIDEO RELEASE--Aegis Destroyer John Finn (DDG 113) Christened at Ingalls Shipbuilding; Ship Named for Pearl Harbor Medal of Honor Recipient
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division christened the company's 29th Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) Aegis guided missile destroyer, John Finn (DDG 113), today in front of nearly 1,000 guests. DDG 113 is named John Finn after the first Medal of Honor recipient of World War II. Finn received the honor for machine-gunning Japanese warplanes for over two hours during the December 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor despite... 
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05/01/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 1, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share, payable on June 12, 2015, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 29, 2015. Huntington Ingalls Industries is America's largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of manufacturing, engineering and management services to the commercial and non-commercial oil, gas and ener... 
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04/23/15UniversalPegasus International Providing Engineering Services for Canada's Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced that its UniversalPegasus International (UPI) subsidiary is providing engineering services for Kinder Morgan Canada's Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project. UPI is providing pipeline engineering services for the expansion of the existing Trans Mountain pipeline system between Edmonton, Alberta, and Burnaby, British Columbia, including over 600 miles of new 36-inch diameter pipeline. T... 
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04/22/15PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Named Top Supporter of HBCUs
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) was recently named a top supporter of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) by Career Communications Group. To be listed as a top supporter of HBCUs, companies and government entities are selected by the deans of engineering programs at the 15 HBCUs accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology. Deans consider these organizations' school support, including infr... 
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04/21/15PHOTO RELEASE-Huntington Ingalls Industries Vice President of Investor Relations Named Role Model of the Year
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dwayne Blake, the corporate vice president of investor relations at Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), has been named the 2015 Role Model of the Year by the Virginia Peninsula chapter of 100 Black Men of America. Blake was recognized Saturday night at the chapter's 23rd annual Black Tie Gala at the Newport News Marriott at City Center. Each year a role model is selected based on his professional success and involvement in the commu... 
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04/20/15PHOTO RELEASE-Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Ritchie-Curbow Construction to Complete New Health Center at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Ritchie-Curbow Construction Company, Inc. has been awarded the contract to build the new Huntington Ingalls Industries Family Health Center at its Newport News Shipbuilding division. The health center, scheduled to open this fall on Washington Avenue between 45th and 46th streets in Newport News, will offer primary care, radiology, physical therapy, laboratory services and an on-si... 
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04/20/15Huntington Ingalls Industries and Kinder Morgan Inc. Decide Not to Pursue Joint Venture on Avondale Redevelopment
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today it has completed discussions with Kinder Morgan Inc. (NYSE:KMI) to explore the redevelopment of HII's Avondale shipyard in Louisiana. Since April 2014, HII and Kinder Morgan have evaluated best-use opportunities for the facility, and have mutually decided not to move forward with a joint venture. HII will continue to assess all alternatives for future use of the facility, to include... 
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04/17/15HII Hosts Sen. James M. Inhofe at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today hosted Sen. James M. Inhofe, R-Okla., for a tour of the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. The senator, a military veteran, also met over breakfast with sailors from Oklahoma serving aboard the aircraft carriers USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) and Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). Ford is under construction at Newport News and scheduled for delivery to the U.S. Navy in 2016. Lincoln is undergo... 
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04/15/15PHOTO RELEASE--Retired President of Ingalls Shipbuilding Honored With Navy League's Nimitz Award
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Irwin F. Edenzon, the retired president of Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division, accepted the Navy League of the United States' Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz Award last night. The Navy League presented the award at the annual Sea-Air-Space Black Tie Reception and Banquet at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland. The Nimitz award honors an industry leader who has... 
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04/09/15Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host First Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on May 7
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 9, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its first quarter 2015 financial results on Thursday, May 7 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. EDT the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and CEO, and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer. Their remarks will be s... 
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04/07/15VIDEO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding's Fifth National Security Cutter, James, Sails the Gulf of Mexico for Successful Builder's Sea Trials
PASCAGOULA, Miss., April 7, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today the successful completion of builder's sea trials for the company's fifth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter (NSC), James (WMSL 754). The ship, built at HII's Ingalls Shipbuilding division, spent three days in the Gulf of Mexico testing all of the ship's systems. "Any time we get the opportunity to take a new ship to sea, it is always something special, and this trip was no ex... 
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03/31/15PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $499.8 Million Construction Contract for Eighth NSC
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 31, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $499.8 million fixed-price incentive contract from the U.S. Coast Guard to build an eighth National Security Cutter, Midgett (WMSL 757). "We are performing extremely well in this program, proving the point that serial production is the most efficient and effective way to build complex military ships," said Jim French, Ingalls' National Security Cutter p... 
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03/31/15UniversalPegasus International Named Gulf Coast Engineering Company of the Year
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 31, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniversalPegasus International (UPI), a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), was named Gulf Coast Engineering Company of the Year by the Oil and Gas Awards. UPI received the honor on March 19 at the third annual Oil and Gas Awards Gala Dinner in Houston. The Oil and Gas Awards partnered with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Energy Institute to support and promote the gala's awards that recognize leading companies in the u... 
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03/30/15VIDEO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Launches Guided Missile Destroyer John Finn (DDG 113)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division launched the company's 29th Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) Aegis guided missile destroyer, John Finn (DDG 113), at first light on Saturday. "It's exciting to see another Ingalls-built destroyer in the water," said DDG 51 Program Manager George Nungesser. "Our shipbuilders have proven time and time again they can handle whatever it takes to build, test and deliver these ... 
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03/30/15PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $604.3 Million Contract to Build DDG 121
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $604.3 million contract modification to fund construction of the Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) Aegis guided missile destroyer DDG 121 for the U.S. Navy. The ship is the third of five DDG 51 destroyers the company was awarded in June 2013. "The DDG 51 program has been the backbone of Ingalls Shipbuilding for the past three decades," said DDG 51 Program Ma... 
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03/26/15PHOTO RELEASE--AMSEC LLC Promotes Cathy Cope to Director of Contracts, Pricing, Procurement and Material Management
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., March 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has promoted Cathy Cope to director of contracts, pricing, procurement and material management. She reports directly to Harris Leonard, vice president of HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division and president of AMSEC operations. In her new role, Cope is responsible for the management of AMSEC's contracts and procurement across all business areas. As ... 
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03/24/15PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Recognized for Diversity and Inclusion Efforts
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division was recognized at the second annual Our Mississippi Honors Gala for its diversity and inclusion practices. The gala, sponsored by Our Mississippi magazine, took place on March 21 at the BancorpSouth Conference Center in Tupelo. The gala is an annual statewide celebration of corporate diversity hosted by the Tupelo Convention and Visitors Bureau. Ten corporations inclu... 
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03/24/15SN3 Shares Expertise at Global Waste Management Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Stoller Newport News Nuclear (SN3) subsidiary participated in the Waste Management Symposia 2015 on March 15-19 at the Phoenix Convention Center. SN3 representatives assisted with eight presentations covering a variety of topics from groundwater remediation to assessment of defense-related uranium mines. The annual conference provides a global forum for discussing and seeking cost-effective and en... 
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03/21/15VIDEO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Christens Amphibious Transport Dock John P. Murtha (LPD 26)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division christened the company's 10th amphibious transport dock, John P. Murtha (LPD 26), today in front of more than 1,100 guests. House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., was the featured speaker at the ceremony. "Jack Murtha poured everything—everything he was, everything he had—into the service of our country and the lives of the American people," she said of her c... 
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03/20/15UniversalPegasus International Participates in East Africa Oil and Gas Trade Mission
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- UniversalPegasus International (UPI), a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), is participating in the 2015 East Africa Trade Mission to Mozambique and Tanzania from March 18-26. Attending the mission on behalf of UPI is Tony Stead, UPI's business development manager for the U.K. The mission, headed by 13 Scottish organizations from industry and academia, was formed to develop new international partnerships in the East Af... 
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03/19/15Curt Hull Appointed Chief Operating Officer of HII's SN3 Subsidiary
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 19, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Stoller Newport News Nuclear (SN3) subsidiary has promoted Curt Hull to chief operating officer. As COO, Hull will continue to serve as senior vice president. Hull has more than 35 years of experience in managing hazardous waste projects for private and government clients. In his 20 years with The S.M. Stoller Corp., recently renamed SN3, he has advanced from geologist and ... 
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03/18/15AMSEC LLC Wins U.S. Navy Engineering and Technical Services Contract
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., March 18, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Navy to provide engineering and technical services in support of the Navy Modernization Program. AMSEC LLC was one of several contractors awarded a three-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. The estimated ceiling amount of AMSEC's contract is $83 million. Contract funds wil... 
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03/18/15VIDEO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries and HII President and CEO Mike Petters Recognized by the Reserve Officers Association
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 18, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) and its president and CEO, Mike Petters, received the Reserve Officers Association's 2015 Nathan Hale Corporate Patriot Award. The award was presented at the ROA STARS Foundation Gala on Tuesday at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C. The Nathan Hale Corporate Patriot Award is presented to a corporation and its senior leadership committed to serving the nati... 
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03/10/15SN3 to Sponsor the National Environmental Justice Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 10, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Stoller Newport News Nuclear (SN3) subsidiary is sponsoring the 2015 National Environmental Justice (NEJ) Conference and Training Program. The conference will take place March 11-13 at The Howard University School of Law and The Washington Marriott at Metro Center in Washington, D.C. Environmental justice is a commitment to not discriminate against individuals or communitie... 
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03/03/15PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Engineering Director Named Virginia Peninsula Engineer of the Year
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Suzanne Beckstoffer was named the Virginia Peninsula Engineer of the Year by the Peninsula Engineers Council. Beckstoffer, engineering director of process and tools at HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division, received the award at the 45th annual Peninsula Engineers Council Annual Banquet, which was held on Saturday at the shipyard. Newport News Shipbuilding President Matt Mulherin... 
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03/02/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Welcomes 157 Apprentice Graduates to Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted commencement exercises Saturday to graduate 157 apprentices from the company's Apprentice School located at Newport News Shipbuilding. The graduation, held at the Liberty Baptist Church Worship Center in Hampton, also marked a milestone in graduating The Apprentice School's 10,000th graduate, Sara Ruggles. Retired Adm. John C. Harvey Jr., Virginia's secretary of veterans and defense affairs, ... 
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03/02/15PHOTO RELEASE--John K. Welch Joins Huntington Ingalls Industries' Board of Directors
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that John K. Welch has been elected to its Board of Directors. Welch retired in October 2014 after nine years as president and CEO of Centrus Energy Corp., formerly USEC Inc., a leading global supplier of enriched uranium fuel for commercial nuclear power plants. Previously, Welch served as executive vice president of General Dynamics' Marine Systems Group, and he held other leadersh... 
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02/26/15PHOTO RELEASE-Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded ProPatria Award for National Guard and Reserve Support
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Feb. 26, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division was awarded the ProPatria award by the Employer Support of the National Guard and Reserve (ESGR). Jeff Bruno, manager of risk management, accepted the award on behalf of Ingalls at an ESGR luncheon earlier this month. "We are honored to receive the ProPatria Award from ESGR," said Edmond Hughes, Ingalls' vice president of human resources and adm... 
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02/25/15PHOTO RELEASE -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Announces Fletcher Construction to Complete New Health Center
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Feb. 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Fletcher Construction has been awarded the contract to renovate the building that will be the new Huntington Ingalls Industries Family Health Center at Ingalls Shipbuilding. The health center, scheduled to open this summer at 2105 Old Spanish Trail in Gautier, will offer primary care, radiology, physical therapy, on-site pharmacy and laboratory services for Ingalls employees and the... 
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02/25/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share, payable on March 13, 2015, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 6, 2015. Huntington Ingalls Industries is America's largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of manufacturing, engineering and management services to the commercial and non-commercial energy, oil a... 
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02/24/15Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation and Industrials Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation and Industrials Conference on March 3 in New York. The presentation by HII President and CEO Mike Petters and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer, will begin at 10:15 a.m. EST and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries is America's largest military ship... 
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02/19/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results
Revenues were $1.93 billion for the quarter and $6.96 billion for the year Segment operating margin was 7.0 percent for the quarter and 8.4 percent for the year Total operating margin was 7.5 percent for the quarter and 9.4 percent for the year Excluding a $47 million non-cash goodwill impairment charge: Segment operating margin was 9.4 percent for the quarter and 9.1 percent for the year Total operating margin was 9.9 percent for the quarter and 10.1 pe... 
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02/16/15PHOTO RELEASE -- Stoller Newport News Nuclear Appoints New Vice President of Business Development
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Stoller Newport News Nuclear (SN3) subsidiary has promoted Gerald Boyd to vice president of business development. Boyd currently serves as the company's vice president of southeast operations. Boyd joined SN3—then The S.M. Stoller Corp.—in 2011, managing the company's office in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. In his new role, he will be responsible for guiding acquisition and teaming ... 
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02/09/15PHOTO RELEASE--10 Huntington Ingalls Industries Employees Honored at Black Engineer of the Year Award STEM Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 9, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that 10 employees from its Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding divisions were recognized for achievements in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields during the 29th annual Black Engineer of the Year Award STEM Global Competitiveness Conference. The conference took place Feb. 5-7 at the Washington Marriott Wardman Park in Washington, D.C. "STEM is vit... 
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02/09/15Huntington Ingalls Industries' SN3 Subsidiary Begins Work on $2 Million Contract at Hanford Site
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 9, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Stoller Newport News Nuclear (SN3), a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), has begun field mobilization as part of a fixed unit rate contract awarded by CH2M Hill Plateau Remediation Company on Dec. 30, 2014. The contract is valued at up to $2 million. SN3, a full-service nuclear operations and environmental services company, was created in January when HII merged its S.M. Stoller Corp. and Newport News Nuclear subsidiaries. ... 
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02/04/15PHOTO RELEASE -- HII Awarded Advanced Planning Contract for USS George Washington (CVN 73)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 4, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) was awarded a $224 million modification to an existing contract today for advanced planning of the refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH) of the aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73). The work will be performed at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. The contract funds continued planning work for the RCOH as well as the procurement of long-lead materials, including items such as... 
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02/03/15PHOTO RELEASE -- Submarine John Warner (SSN 785) Coming to Life at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 3, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reached another milestone in the life of the company's newest Virginia-class submarine, John Warner (SSN 785), on Monday as the crew began moving aboard and ate its first meal prepared in the ship's galley. The submarine, named after former Senator John Warner, is in the final stages of construction and testing at HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division. "The in-service milestone is an important eve... 
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02/02/15PHOTO RELEASE -- Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant Visits Ingalls Shipbuilding
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Feb. 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today that Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant visited the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding facility, meeting with shipyard officials on workforce development and training initiatives and touring Ingalls' Maritime Training Academy. "Mississippi is home to the greatest shipbuilders in the world and builds the most technologically advanced warships on the planet," Bryant said. "Workforce development is criti... 
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01/30/15Huntington Ingalls Industries Acquires Engineering Solutions Division
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that it has acquired the Engineering Solutions Division of The Columbia Group, a leading designer and builder of unmanned underwater vehicles for domestic and international customers. The value of the transaction is not being disclosed. As a previous stand-alone division within The Columbia Group, ESD is headquartered in Panama City Beach, Fla., and employs about 30 engineers, analys... 
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01/28/15PHOTO RELEASE -- Rob Hogan Appointed Vice President of Manufacturing at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Rob Hogan has been appointed vice president of manufacturing at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. Hogan began his career in 1976 as a welder. Since then, he has held leadership positions at all levels of production and construction. Most recently, he served as director of manufacturing for steel fabrication. Hogan is a graduate of The Apprentice School and earned... 
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01/22/15Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Feb. 19
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 22, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its fourth quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, Feb. 19 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. EST the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer. ... 
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01/21/15HII Combines Expertise of Two Companies to Create New Company SN3
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 21, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today the creation of Stoller Newport News Nuclear (SN3), a full-service nuclear operations and environmental services company that will combine the expertise of the company's S.M. Stoller Corp. and Newport News Nuclear subsidiaries. "Formation of SN3 is a logical next step in the post-acquisition process of fully integrating our people and capabilities to achieve our business goals," said... 
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01/20/15PHOTO RELEASE -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Starts Construction on Seventh U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter, Kimball
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Jan. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has officially started fabrication on the U.S. Coast Guard's seventh National Security Cutter (NSC), Kimball (WMSL 756). "We continue to increase our learning on this shipbuilding program, fully capturing the affordable benefits of serial production," said Ingalls' NSC program manager, Jim French. "While the official start fab requires 100 tons of steel to be cut for t... 
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01/20/15PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Two Executive Changes to Its Government Relations Team
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that William Ebbs has taken on the new role of vice president, federal policy, and Andrew Hicks has been promoted to vice president, legislative affairs. Both will report to Mitchell B. Waldman, corporate vice president, government and customer relations. "Will and Andrew have been important members of our legislative team and have tremendous experience working with Congress and the ... 
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01/16/15Ingalls Shipbuilding Donates More Than $102,000 in STEM Grants to Gulf Coast Schools
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Jan. 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has awarded more than $102,000 in grants for 28 projects at schools and educational organizations in Mississippi and Alabama. The grants, which were requested by the organizations, will be used for projects associated with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). This is the seventh year for Ingalls' STEM program. The company has... 
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01/15/15PHOTO RELEASE -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Expands Corporate Development Team
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today the appointment of two new members to its corporate development team. Andy Green has been named vice president, corporate development, shipbuilding, and Michael S. Smith has been named vice president, corporate development, nuclear and environmental services. Green's prior position was as vice president, component fabrication, at HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division. Smith previo... 
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01/15/15Newport News Shipbuilding Announces Location of New Family Health Center
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the new family health center for Newport News Shipbuilding will be located on Washington Avenue between 45th and 46th streets. The center, scheduled to open this fall, will offer primary care, on-site pharmacy and laboratory services. "The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority, and we are excited to offer quality health care resources at a conve... 
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12/23/14Continental Maritime of San Diego Hosts Holiday Toy and Food Drives
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 23, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Continental Maritime of San Diego (CMSD), a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), hosted toy and food drives at its facility to support local families during the holiday season. With the help of employees, CMSD donated 162 toys to the San Diego Fire Station 7 "Toys for Tots" toy drive from Dec. 8-19. The toys were dropped off to the firefighters who will in turn give them as holiday gifts to children in need. CMSD emp... 
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12/23/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Spreads Holiday Cheer This December
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Dec. 23, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division ramped up its holiday giving this December to help needy families throughout Mississippi. In addition to its monetary donation to Our Daily Bread, Ingalls sponsored a companywide Angel Tree to collect toys and clothes for children. Ingalls shipbuilders provided toys and clothes for 124 children this year as part of the Salvation Army's Angel Tree program. "It is a ... 
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12/23/14PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries, Newport News Shipbuilding and AMSEC Spread Cheer This Holiday Season
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 23, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Hampton Roads business units have partnered with local organizations to donate to those in need during the holiday season. HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division and corporate office hosted a holiday food drive in partnership with the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank. From Nov. 24 through Dec. 12, employees collected 25,451 pounds of food and $7,400 that will help feed families... 
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12/17/14PHOTO RELEASE -- HII Board of Directors Elects Kellye Walker Corporate Vice President and General Counsel and Chuck Monroe Corporate Vice President, Associate General Counsel and Secretary
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has elected Kellye Walker to serve as corporate vice president and general counsel and Charles R. "Chuck" Monroe Jr. to serve as corporate vice president, associate general counsel and secretary. These organizational changes are effective Jan. 12, 2015. As corporate vice president and general counsel, Walker will report to HII President and CEO Mike Petter... 
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12/16/14PHOTO RELEASE-HII Announces Location of New Family Health Center at Ingalls
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Dec. 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today the location of the new family health center designed exclusively for employees working at the Ingalls Shipbuilding division and their covered dependents. The center, scheduled to open next year at 2105 Old Spanish Trail in Gautier, will offer primary care, on-site pharmacy and laboratory services. "It's exciting to know that by choosing this location, we are making quality health ca... 
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12/16/14PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Employees Receive Women in Business Awards
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that two employees at its Newport News Shipbuilding division were among the 18 women honored by Inside Business Monday night at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott. Mary Cullen and Brandi Smith received Women in Business Achievement Awards for their leadership skills and community engagement. Cullen is the nuclear director, general manufacturing, within the nuclear propulsion division at ... 
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12/15/14Universal Pegasus International Receives Engineering Contract Award From Dominion Resources
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 15, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced that its Universal Pegasus International (UPI) subsidiary was awarded the engineering services contract for the Pleasant Valley Compressor Station Project in Virginia by Dominion Resources. The value of the transaction is not being disclosed. The Pleasant Valley Compressor Station Project is a modification of the existing compressor station to accommodate increasing customer demand. UPI wi... 
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12/02/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Successful Completion of Offering of 5.000% Senior Notes Due 2021 and Early Settlement of Its Previously Announced Tender Offer
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) (the "Company") announced today that it has completed its previously announced offering of $600 million in aggregate principal amount of its 5.000% Senior Notes due 2021 (the "Notes"). The Notes are direct, unsecured obligations of the Company and rank equally with all of the Company's existing and future unsubordinated and unsecured obligations. The Notes will be unconditionally guaranteed, jo... 
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12/02/14PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Appoints Bharat Amin to Vice President and Chief Information Officer
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Bharat Amin has been appointed vice president and chief information officer for the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. Amin joins Newport News after serving as chief information officer for BAE's Land & Armaments division. He is a mechanical engineer with master's degrees in industrial engineering and business administration. Amin also has experience in business pr... 
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12/01/14Union Members Ratify Ingalls Shipbuilding Contract Extension
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Dec. 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the Pascagoula Metal Trades Council (PMTC) and local chapters of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), United Federation of Special Police and Security Officers (UFSPSO) and Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) approved an extension of the collective bargaining agreement with the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division. "This collabo... 
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12/01/14AMSEC Division Appraised at Level 3 Maturity in CMMI Process Improvement Program
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Dec. 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the Technology Solutions division of its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has been appraised at level 3 of the CMMI Institute's Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) program. CMMI is a process improvement training and appraisal program and service administered and marketed by Carnegie Mellon University and the CMMI Institute. The appraisal was performed by Williamsburg Process Solut... 
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11/25/14Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Credit Suisse Global Industrials Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at the Credit Suisse Global Industrials Conference on Wednesday, Dec. 3 in New York. The presentation by HII President and CEO Mike Petters and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer, will begin at 9:30 a.m. EST and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries designs, builds and manages the life-cycle of... 
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11/24/14PHOTO RELEASE-Newport News Shipbuilding Hosts Keel-Laying Ceremony for Virginia-Class Submarine Washington (SSN 787)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With weld shields in place and sparks flying, Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), hosted a keel-laying ceremony Saturday for the future USS Washington (SSN 787), a Virginia-class submarine named for the Evergreen State. The submarine's sponsor is Elisabeth Mabus, daughter of Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus. Acting as the keel authenticator, during the ceremony she chalked her initials onto a m... 
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11/21/14PHOTO RELEASE--HII Hosts Rep. Steven Palazzo at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today hosted Rep. Steven Palazzo, R-Miss., for a tour of the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. Palazzo represents the fourth district of Mississippi, which includes Newport News' sister shipyard, Ingalls Shipbuilding. The visit provided an opportunity for Palazzo to see nuclear shipbuilding at Newport News and understand the value that Mississippi suppliers contribute to ship constructio... 
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11/17/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Pricing of 5.00% Senior Notes Due 2021
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) ("HII" or the "Company") announced today that it will sell $600 million aggregate principal amount of 5.00% Senior Notes due 2021 (the "Notes") at a price of 100.00% of the par value. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the sale of the Notes to pay the consideration for the previously announced cash tender offer (the "Tender Offer") and consent solicitation (the "Consent Solicitation"... 
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11/17/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Commences Tender Offer and Consent Solicitation for 6.875% Senior Notes Due 2018
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) ("HII" or the "Company") announced today that it has commenced a cash tender offer for any and all of its outstanding 6.875% Senior Notes due 2018 (the "Notes"). In conjunction with the tender offer, HII is soliciting consents to eliminate or modify most of the covenants, certain events of default applicable to the Notes and certain other provisions contained in the indenture governing the Notes (... 
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11/17/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Proposed Offering of Senior Notes Due 2021
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) ("HII" or the "Company") announced today an offering by HII of $600 million aggregate principal amount of Senior Notes due 2021 (the "Notes"). The Notes will be general unsecured obligations, ranking equally in right of payment with all of the Company's and guarantors' existing and future unsecured senior indebtedness and senior in right of payment to any of the Company's and guarantors' futur... 
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11/12/14PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Appoints Ray Bagley to Vice President of Trades Operations
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Ray Bagley has been appointed vice president of trades operations at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. Bagley, who will earn the distinction of "Master Shipbuilder" for 40 years of continuous service next week, began his career at The Apprentice School as a painter. He has worked at all levels of production and construction leadership on all of Newport News' prod... 
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11/10/14Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Goldman Sachs Industrials Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at the Goldman Sachs Industrials Conference 2014 on Thursday, Nov. 13 in Boston. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters and Corporate Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 10 a.m. EST and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries designs, builds and manages the life-cycle of the most ... 
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11/07/14PHOTO RELEASE--HII Hosts U.S. Nuclear Infrastructure Council at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 7, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) showcased its nuclear capabilities to a U.S. Nuclear Infrastructure Council delegation during a tour of the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division on Thursday. HII is a member of the NIC, a Washington, D.C.-based business consortium that advocates for new nuclear energy initiatives in the United States and engagement of the American supply chain globally. "It is beneficial for NIC members to un... 
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11/06/14PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Promotes Glenn Morgan to Vice President of Nuclear Materials Operations for Savannah River Nuclear Solutions
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 6, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Glenn Morgan has been promoted to vice president of nuclear materials operations for Savannah River Nuclear Solutions. Savannah River is a joint partnership between HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division, Fluor Corp. and Honeywell that manages operations of the Department of Energy's Savannah River Site in Aiken, S.C. Morgan previously served as director of reactor services eng... 
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11/06/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Third Quarter Results
Revenues Were $1.72 Billion for the Third Quarter of 2014 Segment Operating Margin for the Quarter Was 8.8 Percent Total Operating Margin Was 10.0 Percent, a 220 bps Improvement Over Q3 2013 Diluted Earnings Per Share Was $1.96 for the Quarter Cash and Cash Equivalents at the End of the Quarter Were $769 Million NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 6, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reported third quarter 2014 revenues of $1.72 billion, up 4.9 p... 
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11/05/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Keel Authenticated on Ingalls-built National Security Cutter Munro
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Nov. 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division today authenticated the keel of the sixth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter, Munro (WMSL 755). "At this stage of construction, the NSC 6 is more complete and has better cost performance than any previous NSC," said Ingalls Shipbuilding President Brian Cuccias. "Working together, the Ingalls and Coast Guard team continues to identify opportunities to improve our ... 
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11/05/14VIDEO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Completes Dry Dock Work for Aircraft Carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) Refueling and Complex Overhaul
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With tugboats guiding it into the James River, the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) was moved from one of Newport News Shipbuilding's dry docks to an outfitting berth on Monday. With this move, Newport News, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), officially completed the dry dock portion of the carrier's mid-life refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH). Now at Outfitting Berth 1, the carrier will undergo final ou... 
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11/03/14PHOTO RELEASE--National Security Cutter Hamilton Sails Away From Ingalls Shipbuilding
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Nov. 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division's fourth National Security Cutter, Hamilton (WMSL 753), sailed away from the shipyard on Saturday afternoon. The U.S. Coast Guard ship will be commissioned on Dec. 6 in Charleston, S.C. "The U.S. Coast Guard is receiving our finest NSC to date," said Ingalls Shipbuilding President Brian Cuccias. "We are performing well in this program, and we expect to continue improvin... 
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10/30/14CORRECTION: VIDEO RELEASE -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Launches Amphibious Transport Dock John P. Murtha (LPD 26)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct. 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Please note that in a release issued earlier today by Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), the newsroom link was incorrect. The entire corrected release follows: Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division launched the company's 10th amphibious transport dock, John P. Murtha (LPD 26) "This ship is tracking to be one of our best LPDs ever, and it is the most complete ship at launc... 
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10/30/14VIDEO RELEASE -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Launches Amphibious Transport Dock John P. Murtha (LPD 26)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct. 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division launched the company's 10th amphibious transport dock, John P. Murtha (LPD 26) "This ship is tracking to be one of our best LPDs ever, and it is the most complete ship at launch to date," said Ingalls Shipbuilding President Brian Cuccias. "We are incorporating learning from each ship to improve our performance in both cost and schedule. Our hot ... 
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10/30/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Increases Quarterly Dividend to $0.40 per Share; Authorizes a $300 Million Increase in Its Share Repurchase Program to $600 Million
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share, a 100 percent increase over the $0.20 per share dividend paid in each of the prior four quarters. The $0.40 per share dividend will be payable on Dec. 12, 2014, to shareholders of record on Nov. 28, 2014. The Board of Directors also authorized an increase in the company's share repurchase program f... 
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10/28/14HII Women Recognized at National STEM Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that 30 employees were recognized for achievements in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) during the 19th annual Women of Color STEM Conference. The recipients were honored during the conference held Oct. 23-25 at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center. The conference provides a national forum to celebrate the achievements of women in STEM, creates ... 
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10/27/14PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Employees Recognized at Society of Women Engineers Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 27, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Two Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) employees were honored last week at the Society of Women Engineers' annual conference in Los Angeles. Alma Martinez Fallon from HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division and Dianna Genton from HII's Ingalls Shipbuilding division received recognition for their dedication to women in the engineering profession. "We are so proud to have Alma and Dianna recognized for their hard work at this year's S... 
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10/17/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Sponsors 2014 USO Gala in Washington, D.C.
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) is pleased to announce its four star-level sponsorship of the annual USO Gala, which will take place tonight at the Washington Hilton in Washington, D.C. HII's sponsorship will help enable the USO to continue its critical mission of lifting the spirits of troops and their families through the many programs the organization delivers to services members, their families and wounded warriors. "We are pr... 
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10/15/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Vice President Named Among 50 Leading Business Women in Mississippi
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct. 15, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Lori Harper, vice president of supply chain management at the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division, was named one of the state's 50 Leading Business Women by Mississippi Business Journal. These 50 senior decision-makers are the most powerful, influential women business leaders in the state. More than an awards programs, the Top 50 Women is a development and networking organiz... 
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10/09/14Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Nov. 6
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 9, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its third quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, Nov. 6 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. EST the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer. ... 
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10/06/14PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Engineer Recognized at National Hispanic Engineers Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 6, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Mario Doreste, a program manager at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division, was honored by the Great Minds in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) organization at the annual Hispanic Engineer National Achievement Awards Conference (HENAAC) in New Orleans. Doreste was recognized as a HENAAC Luminary Honoree. Luminary Honorees represent professionals in... 
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10/02/14VIDEO RELEASE-Newport News Shipbuilding Installs USS Enterprise (CVN 65) Anchor on USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Although the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65) is scheduled to be decommissioned in 2016, its legacy lives on, and so does one of its anchors. Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division recently installed one of Enterprise's anchors on younger carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). USS Enterprise, originally built by Newport News in the 1960s and refueled for the third and final time in the early '90s... 
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10/02/14The S.M. Stoller Corp. Awarded $2 Million Contract to Upgrade Treatment Plant System in Texas
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that company subsidiary The S.M. Stoller Corp. was awarded a $2 million contract by Consolidated Nuclear Security, LLC, for upgrades to a pump and treatment system at the National Nuclear Security Administration/Department of Energy Pantex Plant in Amarillo, Texas. The contract covers 300 days of work Stoller will do to upgrade a system that extracts and treats contaminated groundwate... 
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09/30/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Begins Fabrication for Aegis Destroyer Paul Ignatius (DDG 117)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division today marked the start of fabrication for the future Aegis-guided missile destroyer Paul Ignatius (DDG 117). Paul Ignatius, the ship's namesake, and his wife, Nancy Ignatius, the ship's sponsor, visited the shipyard to see steel cut for the destroyer. Paul Ignatius is the 31st Aegis destroyer to be built at Ingalls. The start of fabrication signifies the first 100 ton... 
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09/30/14PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Appoints Kevin Brenton as Corporate Director of Customer Affairs for Submarine Programs
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Capt. Kevin Brenton (U.S. Navy, Ret.) has joined the company as corporate director of customer affairs for submarine programs. Brenton served most recently as deputy director of the Navy's Strategic Systems Programs, overseeing strategic weapons systems. He began his new position on Monday. "Kevin brings a wealth of leadership and maritime experience to our company, and he is g... 
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09/25/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding's Annual "5K on the Causeway" Raised $12,000 for Special Olympics
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division raised $12,000 for Special Olympics of Mississippi at the company's third annual "5K on the Causeway" on Saturday. "It was a great turnout with more than 700 participants this year," said Edmond Hughes, Ingalls' vice president of human resources and administration. "We have a faithful contingent that continues to return every year, and that demonstrates our employees'... 
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09/23/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Authenticates the Keel on Aegis Destroyer Ralph Johnson (DDG 114)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 23, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division authenticated the keel for the company's 30th Aegis guided missile destroyer, Ralph Johnson (DDG 114), today. To make it official, Georgeann McRaven, ship sponsor and wife of retired Adm. William McRaven, former commander, U.S. Special Operations Command, proclaimed the keel of DDG 114 to be "truly and fairly laid." "We have a long history of building surface combatan... 
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09/19/14Newport News Shipbuilding Recognizes 124 Employees as Models of Excellence
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that 124 employees from the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division were recognized Thursday with Model of Excellence (MOE) awards. The awards are presented annually to individuals or teams for extraordinary performance that is aligned with Newport News' strategic values, direction and operational strategy. Newport News Shipbuilding President Matt Mulherin spoke to the MOE winn... 
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09/19/14PHOTO RELEASE-Newport News Shipbuilding Gets Blood Pumping With Mobile CPR Unit
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division partnered with the American Heart Association to teach shipbuilders how to perform hands-only CPR during a demonstration Thursday. The American Heart Association provided the shipyard a mobile CPR unit for on-site instruction and take-home kits to promote hands-on practice with family and friends. With more than 300 employees in attendance, representatives from t... 
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09/17/14VIDEO RELEASE--Virginia-Class Submarine John Warner (SSN 785) Launched for Final Outfitting and Testing
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the Virginia-class submarine John Warner (SSN 785) was launched into the James River on Sept. 10 at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division, kicking off the final outfitting, testing and crew certification phase of construction prior to sea trials next year. "The John Warner team has made tremendous progress over the last year," said Jim Hughes, Newport News' vice pres... 
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09/16/14Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Citi Industrials Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at the 2014 Citi Industrials Conference on Tuesday, Sept. 23 in Boston. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters and Corporate Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 11 a.m. Eastern time and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries designs, builds and manages the life-cycle of the most... 
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09/15/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers National Security Cutter Hamilton to U.S. Coast Guard
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 15, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division delivered the National Security Cutter Hamilton (WMSL 753) to the U.S. Coast Guard today. The ship will be commissioned in Charleston, S.C., on Dec. 6. "Our performance on the National Security Cutter program is a blueprint for success in building high-quality, affordable ships," said Ingalls Shipbuilding President Brian Cuccias. "We've significantly improved our lear... 
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09/15/14UniversalPegasus International Receives Safety Award From TransCanada
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 15, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) UniversalPegasus International (UPI) subsidiary recently was awarded the TransCanada Vice President's Silver Award for Excellence in Safety Performance, the highest tier award received by a contractor on TransCanada's Gulf Coast Project. TransCanada awarded UPI this honor due to its project performance and the proactive implementation of a driver awareness program as part of UPI's safety campaign.... 
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09/10/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Donates More Than $89,000 to Bishop State Community College
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has donated $89,786.90 to Bishop State Community College for the purchase of 20 welding machines and wire feeder boxes to support Ingalls' pre-employment program at Bishop State. Ingalls conducts an 11-week pre-employment welding program and a four-week pre-employment shipfitter program at Bishop State's Carver Campus in Mobile, Ala. Students in the programs are guara... 
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09/08/14Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Morgan Stanley Laguna Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 8, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at the second annual Morgan Stanley Laguna Conference on Monday, Sept. 15 in Dana Point, Calif. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters and Corporate Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 10:55 a.m. Pacific time and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries designs, builds and manages ... 
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09/08/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Newport News Shipbuilding Christens Submarine John Warner (SSN 785) During Evening Ceremony
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 8, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With her husband at one side and a massive submarine bow on the other, Jeanne Warner christened John Warner (SSN 785), the 12th Virginia-class submarine and the only one in the class to be named after a person. The christening took place Saturday at Huntington Ingalls Industries' Newport News Shipbuilding division during an evening ceremony that ended with fireworks and a laser light show. As the ship's sponsor, Jeanne Warner performed the... 
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09/05/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts U.S. Reps. Forbes, Rigell, Scott, Thornberry and Wittman at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today hosted U.S. Reps. Mac Thornberry, R-Texas; Bobby Scott, D-Va.; Randy Forbes, R-Va.; Rob Wittman, R-Va.; and Scott Rigell, R-Va., for a tour of the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. The tour gave the Virginia statesmen the opportunity to introduce Thornberry to their shipbuilding constituents and get a behind-the-scenes look at the defense industrial base. Accompanied by Newport New... 
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09/04/14HII Announces Agreement With QuadMed to Operate Family Health Centers
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that it has awarded a contract to QuadMed, a national leader in employer-sponsored onsite healthcare. QuadMed will manage and operate HII's family healthcare centers for the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding and Newport News Shipbuilding division employees and their families. "We are excited that QuadMed will make convenient, high-quality healthcare even more accessible to our employees... 
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09/03/14PHOTO RELEASE - Shipbuilders Prepare for John Warner (SSN 785) Christening at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), is buzzing with activity of a different sort as teams of shipbuilders put the final touches on preparations for the christening of the Virginia-class submarine John Warner (SSN 785). The event will be held at 6:30 p.m. Saturday and is open to invited guests, but a live webcast will be available at: www.warnerchristening.com. For about a month, a dozen shipbu... 
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09/03/14Ingalls Shipbuilding to Host Third Annual "5K on the Causeway" Benefitting Special Olympics
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division will host the company's third annual "5K on the Causeway" on Saturday, Sept. 20. The race will take place on the causeway to Singing River Island, and all proceeds will go to benefit Special Olympics of Mississippi. "We've had a tremendous response for our first two races, and we expect an even bigger turnout for this one," said Edmond Hughes, Ingalls' vice president o... 
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09/02/14Builder of Ships Dives Into Social Media Recruiting
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) has advanced its social media recruiting initiative by launching its newest Facebook page, Huntington Ingalls Industries Careers, to showcase the company's enterprise-wide employment opportunities in the shipbuilding, oil, gas and energy industries. HII will use the page to highlight the values an HII career offers job-seekers. Visit and like Huntington Ingalls Industries Careers at https://www.face... 
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08/29/14The S.M. Stoller Corp. Receives Department of Energy's Superior Star Award
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) is pleased to announce that the Legacy Management Support Team of the company's subsidiary, The S.M. Stoller Corp., was awarded the Superior Star Award by the Department of Energy. The award was presented Aug. 24 during an annual conference held in National Harbor, Md. The award recognizes companies that have attained the DOE's Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) star status and have demonstrated a c... 
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08/28/14PHOTO RELEASE - Huntington Ingalls Industries Employees Receive Patriot Award for National Guard and Reserve Support
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that two members of its legal team received Patriot Awards from Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) for their support of employees who are active in the National Guard or National Reserve. Jim Gildea, vice president and chief counsel of the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division, and Charles Neff, HII's senior staff counsel, were nominated by Leila Garcia, a Newpor... 
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08/28/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Sen. Tim Kaine Tours The Apprentice School at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., Wednesday for a tour of The Apprentice School at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. The visit provided Kaine an opportunity to meet with shipyard and Apprentice School leaders and discuss the importance of Career Technical Education (CTE) programs as an alternative to traditional four-year colleges. Newport News Shipbuilding President Matt Mulherin and Ne... 
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08/25/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Appoints Michael S. Smith to Its Washington, D.C., Government and Customer Relations Team
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Michael S. Smith has joined the company as corporate vice president, business growth. He will work closely with the HII's senior leadership team in support of corporate development and strategic endeavors and will serve as the company interface with business associations in Washington, D.C. Smith will work in HII's Washington, D.C., office and report to Mitchell B. Waldman, corp... 
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08/18/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Completes Acceptance Sea Trials on Fourth National Security Cutter
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug. 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division announced today the completion of acceptance sea trials for the company's fourth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter, Hamilton (WMSL 753). The ship was underway for a two-day period in the Gulf of Mexico, performing numerous tests and demonstrations of shipboard systems for the Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV). "It's another great shipbuilding day, bringin... 
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08/16/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Christens Fifth National Security Cutter, James
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug. 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division christened the company's fifth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter (NSC), James (WMSL 754), today in front of nearly 1,000 guests. Charlene James Benoit, great-great niece of the ship's namesake, Capt. Joshua James, is the ship sponsor. At the culmination of the ceremony, Benoit smashed a bottle across the bow of the ship, proclaiming, "May God bless this ship an... 
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08/13/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Donates $53,640 to Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College's Transitions Academy
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug. 13, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has donated $53,640 to Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (MGCCC) for the purchase of welding machines to be used at the school's new Transitions Academy. The academy will be housed at MGCCC's West Harrison County Center in Long Beach, Miss. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://newsroom.huntingtoningalls.com/ImageLibrary/detail.aspx?MediaDeta... 
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08/13/14AMSEC LLC Wins Two Navy Contracts
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Aug. 13, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has been awarded two contracts in support of the United States Navy. Naval Sea Systems Command in Washington, D.C., awarded a contract to AMSEC for technical and logistical support services, as well as material kitting services, for U.S. Navy LCC 19-class Amphibious Command ships. Material kitting services involve the pre-packaging of materials require... 
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08/07/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Newport News Shipbuilding Installs Final Mast Section on USS Abraham Lincoln
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 7, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), marked a major milestone this week in the refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH) of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). The shipyard installed the final section of the ship's main mast: the 38-foot upper mast section. A brief mast-stepping ceremony was held Tuesday for Lincoln shipbuilders and the crew on the flight deck of the ship... 
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08/07/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers Composite Deckhouse for Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001)
GULFPORT, Miss., Aug. 7, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has delivered the composite deckhouse for the destroyer Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001) to the U.S. Navy. The 900-ton deckhouse provides an advanced structure that will house the ship's bridge, radars, antennae and intake/exhaust systems and is designed to provide a significantly smaller radar cross-section than any other ship in today's fleet. "This is a very unique structure... 
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08/07/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Second Quarter Results
Revenues were $1.72 billion for the second quarter of 2014 Segment operating margin was 9.5 percent, a 140 bps improvement over Q2 2013 Total operating margin was 10.5 percent, up from 6.9 percent in the same period last year Diluted earnings per share was $2.04 for the quarter Pension-adjusted diluted earnings per share was $1.75 for the quarter Cash and cash equivalents at the end of the quarter were $592 million NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 7, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWI... 
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08/06/14PHOTO RELEASE -- HII Hosts Senators Mikulski and Warner at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 6, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today hosted Senators Barbara A. Mikulski, D-Md., and Mark Warner, D-Va., for a tour of the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. The visit provided an opportunity for Mikulski to meet shipbuilders and get a behind-the-scenes look at the defense industrial base and American manufacturing—two issues for which she has provided ardent support. As chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee... 
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08/06/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 6, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share, payable on Sept. 12, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 29, 2014. Huntington Ingalls Industries designs, builds and manages the life-cycle of the most complex nuclear and conventionally-powered ships for the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard. For more than a century, HII's N... 
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08/01/14HII Awarded $49.6 Million Contract to Begin Planning for Work on USS George Washington (CVN 73)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has received a $49.6 million contract to begin planning for work on the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS George Washington (CVN 73). The contract is for 12 months and includes planning, engineering and shipboard inspections for work associated with the defueling of the ship. "We are pleased to be able to begin planning for the defueling ... 
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07/22/14PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries' AMSEC Subsidiary Employee Named VSRA Senior Tradesperson of the Year
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., July 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that an employee at its AMSEC subsidiary was selected as the Senior Tradesperson of the Year by the Virginia Ship Repair Association (VSRA). Garrett Barber, a senior master tradesperson mechanic in AMSEC's elevator support unit division in Chesapeake, was recognized for his work aboard the aircraft carriers USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71), USS Harry Truman (CVN 75) and USS George H.W. ... 
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07/18/14VIDEO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Completes Successful Builder's Sea Trials on Fourth National Security Cutter
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today the successful completion of builder's sea trials for the company's fourth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter, Hamilton (WMSL 753). The ship, built by HII's Ingalls Shipbuilding division, spent three full days at sea testing all of the ship's systems. A video and photo accompanying this release are available at: http://huntingtoningalls.presscentre.com/Content/Detail.aspx?Rele... 
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07/17/14Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $23.5 Million LHA 8 Affordability Contract
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded an affordability design contract for $23.5 million for early industry involvement to reduce the construction and life-cycle cost for the amphibious assault ship LHA 8. "Ingalls Shipbuilding has been constructing large-deck amphibious ships for nearly 50 years, and this contract will build on our company's knowledge and experience to implement cost-savi... 
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07/15/14PHOTO RELEASE-Ingalls Shipbuilding's Dorothy Shaw Receives Coast Young Professionals "Forever Young" Award
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 15, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dorothy Shaw, manager of community relations at Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division, recently received the "Forever Young" award at the Coast Young Professionals' sixth annual Black Tie and Blue Jeans Gala. Ten "Forever Young" awards are given annually to influential leaders who have acted as mentors to the network of more than 300 young professionals in the organization. A photo accompanying this releas... 
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07/15/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Named a Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 15, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) was recently recognized as a gold Fit-Friendly worksite by the American Heart Association. The award recognizes company initiatives that encourage improved employee health awareness. To receive gold Fit-Friendly status, companies must show that they are taking steps to improve the health of their employees through nutritional changes and physical activity support. HII received this award because it ... 
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07/12/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Celebrates Apprentice Graduation
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) held a graduation ceremony today for graduates of Ingalls Shipbuilding's Apprentice School. The ceremony, held at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Convention Center, celebrated the accomplishments of 72 students representing various crafts at Ingalls. A photo accompanying this release is available at: https://newsroom.huntingtoningalls.com/ImageLibrary/detail.aspx?MediaDetailsID=893. "The expertise yo... 
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07/11/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding's Amphibious Assault Ship America (LHA 6) Sails Away
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 11, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the amphibious assault ship America (LHA 6) has departed the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division, sailing to the West Coast in preparation for her Oct. 11 commissioning in San Francisco. "Today I share the pride of thousands of Ingalls shipbuilders who have worked tirelessly in constructing this magnificent large-deck amphibious warship," said Ingalls Shipbuilding President ... 
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07/10/14PHOTO RELEASE--Virginia Secretary of Education Anne Holton Tours The Apprentice School at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted Virginia Secretary of Education Anne Holton Wednesday for a tour of The Apprentice School at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. Danny Hunley, Newport News' vice president of operations, and Everett Jordan, The Apprentice School's education director, led the tour of the 90,000-square-foot facility, which includes eight computer labs, two video teleconferencing classrooms, a phys... 
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07/10/14Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Aug. 7
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its second quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, Aug. 7 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. EDT the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer. ... 
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07/09/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Unveils Plan to Offer On-Site Family Health Centers
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 9, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that it will offer on-site family healthcare centers exclusively designed for its Ingalls Shipbuilding and Newport News Shipbuilding division employees and their families. The centers, scheduled to open in 2015, will offer a variety of services, including primary care, an onsite pharmacy and laboratory services. "The establishment of these family health centers is another investment i... 
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07/01/14PHOTO RELEASE--Anchors Aweigh as Newport News Shipbuilding Tests the New Anchor-Handling System on Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division has successfully completed anchor testing on the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), bringing the ship closer to its 2016 delivery to the U.S. Navy. Ford's new anchor system features a lighter anchor and chain, weighing in at half the weight of the previous Nimitz-class carriers' anchor systems. Ford features new technological and design innovations in severa... 
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06/30/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $76.5 Million Advance Procurement Contract for Eighth NSC
PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division today received an $76.5 million fixed-price contract from the U.S. Coast Guard to purchase long-lead materials for the eighth National Security Cutter, Midgett (WMSL 757). Construction and delivery of Midgett would take place at the company's Pascagoula facility. "The long-lead material contracts give our shipbuilders the ability to immediately start construction of th... 
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06/25/14Newport News Shipbuilding Supports Welding Education in Allendale, S.C.
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division donated training materials to the Southern Carolina Regional Development Alliance (SCA) for a welding program in Allendale County, S.C., this morning. The SCA's Advanced Manufacturing Skills Training Program has already provided 47 students with welding training. The SCA is now working to expand the program by implementing curricula developed and used by Newport N... 
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06/24/14PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries President and CEO Honored by Navy League
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Mike Petters, its president and CEO, was honored by the Navy League of the United States New York Council at a dinner last night in New York City. Petters was awarded the Rear Admiral John J. Bergen Leadership in Industry Award for his leadership of HII and the company's achievement in designing and building the ships that help maintain the sea power that assures the United Sate... 
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06/23/14Ingalls Shipbuilding Named Platinum Fit-Friendly Worksite
PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 23, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ingalls Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), is doing its part to fight obesity and bolster the health of its employees. The shipyard's health-conscious changes have helped it succeed as a Platinum Fit-Friendly Worksite. Fit-Friendly Worksites are recognized by the American Heart Association as employers who go above and beyond when it comes to employee health. These companies offer both nutritional service... 
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06/20/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Authenticates Keel of Amphibious Assault Ship Tripoli (LHA 7)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 20, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) authenticated the keel today for the future multipurpose amphibious assault ship USS Tripoli (LHA 7). The warship is under construction at the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division and was officially authenticated by its sponsor, Lynne Mabus, wife of U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus, and Steve Senk, an HII employee who was awarded the Silver Star for his actions to save the second USS Tripoli (LPH 10) af... 
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06/18/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts STEM Call-to-Collaboration Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted a STEM Workforce Call-to-Collaboration conference this week to help increase the quality of science, technology, engineering and mathematics education and the quantity of STEM-educated graduates for the future workforce. The two-day conference featured insight from HII President and CEO Mike Petters, Newport News Shipbuilding President Matt Mulherin and Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.), who provided a ke... 
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06/18/14Huntington Ingalls Industries' Irwin F. Edenzon Participates in Special Olympics Opening Ceremony
PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 18, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The former president of Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division led Mississippi's Special Olympics team in the opening ceremony of the 2014 USA Games Saturday in New Jersey. Irwin F. Edenzon, who stepped down as president in March and now serves as HII's corporate vice president of strategic projects, participated in the ceremony with 56 athletes and coaches from Jackson County, where Ingalls is located. "Sp... 
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06/06/14PHOTO RELEASE--HII President and CEO Mike Petters Encourages An Achievable Dream's 2014 Graduates to Live the American Dream
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 6, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) President and CEO Mike Petters served as the commencement speaker Thursday at the graduation ceremony for An Achievable Dream's "Class of 2014—The Petters Family Scholars." Petters, his wife, Nancy, their daughters and their son-in-law sponsored the class. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://newsroom.huntingtoningalls.com/Content/Detail.aspx?ReleaseID=987&NewsAreaID=2&Cl... 
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06/02/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Acquires UniversalPegasus International
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that it has acquired UniversalPegasus International Holdings (UPI), a leading provider of engineering and project management services to the domestic and international energy markets. The intent to acquire UPI was announced on May 16. The value of the transaction is not being disclosed. UPI was a privately held company headquartered in Houston. It also performs work in Oklahoma, Illin... 
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05/29/14Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Deutsche Bank's Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at Deutsche Bank's fifth annual Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference on Thursday, June 5 in Chicago. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters and Corporate Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 10 a.m. Eastern time and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries designs, build... 
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05/22/14PHOTO RELEASE--Undersecretary of Defense Frank Kendall Visits Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today hosted Frank Kendall, undersecretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics, for a tour of the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. Kendall visited the shipyard to learn more about cost-reduction efforts and to see the construction progress on the aircraft carriers Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) and John F. Kennedy (CVN 79). "The Department of Defense is not only our customer, i... 
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05/21/14Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Sanford C. Bernstein's Strategic Decisions Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at Sanford C. Bernstein's 30th annual Strategic Decisions Conference on Wednesday, May 28 in New York. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters and Corporate Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 4 p.m. Eastern time and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries designs, builds and mainta... 
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05/21/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Employee Robin Poppenhouse Named to Board of Directors for Special Olympics
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Robin Poppenhouse, an operations administration generalist at Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division, has been elected to the board of directors for Special Olympics Mississippi. She will replace former Ingalls Shipbuilding president Irwin F. Edenzon, who will step down from the board after the Special Olympics 2014 USA Games, which will take place June 14-21 in New Jersey. "When I first volunteered for the ... 
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05/19/14PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries' 5K Event Attracts More Than 1,100 Participants
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HealthWaves, the wellness program at Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division, hosted the seventh annual 5K fun run/walk Saturday to promote health and fitness for the whole family. The event attracted more than 1,100 employees, as well as their family members and friends. "The 5K is always a fun event, and that's important because we want to promote exercise as a fun and healthy way to spend time with fa... 
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05/16/14Huntington Ingalls Industries to Acquire UniversalPegasus International
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire UniversalPegasus International Holdings (UPI), a leading provider of engineering and project management services to the domestic and international energy markets. The transaction is subject to Hart-Scott-Rodino review and customary closing conditions and is expected to close in June. The value of the transaction is not being disclosed. UPI ... 
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05/14/14PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Dedicates 12th Habitat for Humanity Home
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division joined elected officials and business and community leaders Tuesday to dedicate the 12th home shipyard volunteers have constructed in partnership with Habitat for Humanity Peninsula and Greater Williamsburg. Among the well-wishers who welcomed Jeremiah and Crystal Lamberty and their children to their new home were Rep. Bobby Scott; State Sen. John Miller; Cathy McQ... 
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05/08/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports First Quarter Results
Revenues were $1.59 billion for the first quarter of 2014 Segment operating margin was 8.6 percent, a 91 bps improvement over Q1 2013 Total operating margin was 10.0 percent, up from 6.1 percent in the same period last year Diluted earnings per share was $1.81 for the quarter Adjusted diluted earnings per share, which excludes the FAS/CAS Adjustment, was $1.53 for the quarter Cash and cash equivalents at the end of the quarter were $742 million NEWPORT NEWS, V... 
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05/06/14VIDEO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Launches Fifth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 6, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division launched the U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter James (WMSL 754) on Saturday. James is the company's fifth NSC and is expected to deliver in 2015. "Our learning curve continues to improve in this program, and the hot production line certainly provides a foundation for this progress to continue," said Jim French, Ingalls' NSC program manager. "We are able to provid... 
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05/01/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share, payable on June 13, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 30, 2014. Huntington Ingalls Industries designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard and provides after-market services for military ships around the globe. For more... 
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04/30/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Newport News Shipbuilding Installs New Upper Level Structure on USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division recently placed a new upper-level structure on top of USS Abraham Lincoln's (CVN 72) island, which is similar to an airport control tower. The aircraft carrier is undergoing its refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH), during which the shipyard refuels the ship's reactors, paints the ship's hull, modernizes systems and performs a complete recapi... 
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04/29/14PHOTO RELEASE-- Huntington Ingalls Industries Appoints Jonathan Padfield as Corporate Director of Customer Affairs for Amphibious Programs
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Capt. Jonathan Padfield (U.S. Navy, Ret.) has joined the company as corporate director of customer affairs for amphibious programs. Padfield, whose last assignment for the Navy was commanding officer, Assault Craft Unit Five, began his new position on Monday. "Jon brings a wealth of leadership and maritime experience to our company, and he is going to be an excellent fit for ou... 
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04/24/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Reps. Byrne and Palazzo Visit Ingalls Shipbuilding
PASCAGOULA, Miss., April 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reps. Bradley Byrne, R-Ala., and Steven Palazzo, R-Miss., visited Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division Wednesday. The congressmen, both members of the House Armed Services Committee, met with shipbuilders and were briefed on the construction processes for the four different classes of military ships built at Ingalls. The Congressmen toured the shipyard and visited various shops where ship units are assem... 
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04/23/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Newport News Shipbuilding's Apprentice School Teams With ODU to Offer Bachelor's Degree Program
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 23, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that apprentices at Newport News Shipbuilding will now have the opportunity to earn a bachelor of science degree while completing a marine engineer apprenticeship, thanks to a partnership between The Apprentice School and Old Dominion University. The new program allows apprentices to earn a mechanical or electrical engineering degree from ODU while gaining related on-the-job enginee... 
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04/17/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Secretary of Homeland Security Johnson and U.S. Rep. Palazzo Visit Ingalls Shipbuilding
PASCAGOULA, Miss., April 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division hosted a visit by Secretary of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and U.S. Rep. Steven Palazzo (R-Miss.) today. Johnson and Palazzo toured the shipyard and the Ingalls-built National Security Cutter Hamilton (WMSL 753). "Today was a great opportunity to show Secretary Johnson the quality craftsmanship of our shipbuilders," said Ingalls Shipbuilding President Bria... 
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04/16/14PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts U.S. Sens. Kaine and Reed at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted U.S. Sens. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) and Jack Reed (D-R.I.) Tuesday for a tour of the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. The visit provided the senators an opportunity to meet shipbuilders and see construction progress being made on all programs across the shipyard. Huntington Ingalls Industries President and CEO Mike Petters and Newport News Shipbuilding President Matt Mulherin were join... 
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04/14/14Newport News Shipbuilding Shares Modeling and Simulation Practices During MODSIM World Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division will share modeling and simulation practices used in the design and construction of aircraft carriers and submarines during the MODSIM World Conference this week. The shipyard is among more than 25 organizations sharing best practices at the conference being held Tuesday through Thursday at the Hampton Roads Convention Center. Newport News representatives will di... 
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04/11/14Huntington Ingalls Industries to Explore Opportunities for Avondale Redevelopment With Kinder Morgan Energy Partners
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 11, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today it will conduct a study with Kinder Morgan Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE:KMP) to explore redeveloping Huntington Ingalls Industries' Avondale shipyard in Louisiana. Since the July 2010 announcement to close Avondale, HII has aggressively sought a strategic solution to redevelop the facility. The study will explore and evaluate best-use opportunities for the facility. Once the study is... 
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04/10/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers Amphibious Assault Ship America (LHA 6)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., April 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division delivered the amphibious assault ship America (LHA 6) to the U.S. Navy today. More than 900 crew members marched through the shipyard for a delivery ceremony on the ship's flight deck, where they joined Ingalls shipbuilders and personnel from the U.S. Navy's Supervisor of Shipbuilding-Gulf Coast. "The shipbuilders of Ingalls have worked tirelessly to deliver this awes... 
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04/10/14Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host First Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on May 8
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its first quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, May 8 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. Eastern the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer... 
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04/07/14Huntington Ingalls Industries' AMSEC Subsidiary Wins Navy CEMAT and SEMAT Contract
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., April 7, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC subsidiary has been awarded a contract to provide engineering, technical, repair and logistics support to the U.S. Navy's Carrier Engineering Maintenance Assist Team (CEMAT) and Surface Ship Engineering Maintenance Assist Team (SEMAT) programs. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract contains a one-year base period with four one-year opt... 
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04/03/14PHOTO RELEASE--Virginia-Class Submarine John Warner Reaches Pressure Hull Complete Milestone
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division hosted a visit by former U.S. Sen. John Warner and ship's sponsor Jeanne Warner today to see the steady progress being made on the Virginia-class fast attack submarine bearing his name. John Warner (SSN 785) has reached its "pressure hull complete" construction milestone, which signifies that all of the submarine's hull sections are joined to form a single, water-... 
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03/31/14PHOTO RELEASE -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $497 Million Contract for Seventh U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 31, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $497 million fixed-price, incentive-fee contract from the U.S. Coast Guard to build a seventh Legend-class National Security Cutter (WMSL 756). "We have a hot production line with this class of ships, and we continue to get better—a tangible result demonstrating the value of serial production," said Ingalls NSC Program Manager Ji... 
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03/21/14Newport News Shipbuilding Receives Regional Economic Impact Award
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division received the Economics Club of Hampton Roads' Economic Impact Award. The annual award, which recognizes the shipyard's annual economic impact of more than $5.5 billion, was presented Friday to Newport News Shipbuilding President Matt Mulherin at a luncheon held at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott. "We are fortunate to live in, work in and co... 
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03/17/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Employees Honored With President's Awards for Excellence
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has honored six teams and three individuals with "President's Awards for Excellence" for their outstanding and innovative work on shipbuilding projects. "We build some of the most complex, technologically advanced products in the world," said Ingalls Shipbuilding President Irwin F. Edenzon. "We need men and women who are innovative and engaged in their work. The indiv... 
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03/17/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $602 Million Destroyer Contract
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 17, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $602 million contract modification to fund construction of the Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) guided missile destroyer DDG 119 for the U.S. Navy. The yet-to-be-named ship is the second of five DDG 51 destroyers the company was awarded in June 2013. The modification also includes an additional $79.4 million in advance procurement for future destroyers. ... 
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03/12/14PHOTO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding Appoints Mike Lipski as Vice President of Business Development
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has announced that Mike Lipski will be the company's vice president of business development, effective April 1. Lipski will be responsible for coordinating capture team efforts for new contracts and managing all business development activities. This includes working with the company's government and customer relations teams to optimize business development activities ... 
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03/07/14PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Donates $25,000 to Special Olympics of Mississippi
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 7, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) recently donated $25,000 to Special Olympics of Mississippi. The check was presented at an event in Jackson and will help with travel expenses for Mississippi athletes and families to attend the Special Olympics USA Games, which will take place in June in New Jersey. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://newsroom.huntingtoningalls.com/ImageLibrary/detail.aspx?MediaDetailsID=848. ... 
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03/05/14Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at the J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Industrials Conference on Wednesday, March 12 in New York. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters and Corporate Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 10:15 a.m. Eastern time and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries designs, builds and... 
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03/04/14PHOTO RELEASE--Contract Extension Awarded to Continue Preparation Work for Construction of Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has received a $1.295 billion extension to a previously awarded construction preparation contract for the aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79). A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://newsroom.huntingtoningalls.com/Multimedia-Gallery/John-F-Kennedy-CVN-79-unit-34f.aspx. The contract extension enables Newport News ... 
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03/03/14PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding's Apprentice School Graduates 137 Shipbuilders
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted commencement exercises Saturday for the company's Apprentice School at Newport News Shipbuilding. The graduation, held at the Liberty Baptist Church Worship Center in Hampton, celebrated 137 apprentices representing 18 trades and four advanced programs. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://newsroom.huntingtoningalls.com/Multimedia-Gallery/Newport-News-Shipbuilding-Apprent... 
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02/27/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Fourth Quarter and 2013 Results
Revenues were $1.94 billion for the fourth quarter and $6.82 billion for 2013 Segment operating margin was 8.7 percent for the fourth quarter and 8.3 percent for the full year Total operating margin was 9.0 percent for the fourth quarter and 7.5 percent for 2013 Diluted earnings per share was $1.82 for the quarter and $5.18 for 2013 Adjusted diluted earnings per share was $1.66 for the quarter and $5.36 for 2013 Cash and cash equivalents were $1.0 billion at year-en... 
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02/25/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share, payable on March 14, 2014, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on March 7, 2014. Huntington Ingalls Industries designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard and provides after-market services for military ships around the globe. For ... 
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02/21/14VIDEO RELEASE--Students Learn the Ins and Outs of STEM During Engineering Career Days
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division tested the engineering know-how of about 600 high school students during Engineering Career Day events held this week in partnership with NASA Langley Research Center, Jefferson Lab and the Peninsula Engineers Council. A photo and B-roll video accompanying this release are available at: http://huntingtoningalls.presscentre.com/Content/Detai... 
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02/10/14PHOTO RELEASE--Huntington Ingalls Industries Engineers Awarded for STEM Achievements at National Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 10, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that eight of the company's engineers were recognized for achievements in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math during the 28th Black Engineer of the Year Award STEM Global Competitiveness Conference. Six winners from the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division and two from its Ingalls Shipbuilding division were honored during the conference, which took place F... 
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02/05/14Ingalls Shipbuilding Purchases Former 84 Lumber Property in Moss Point
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Feb. 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has purchased property in Moss Point where the former 84 Lumber was located. The acquisition of the property closed on Jan. 31. "This purchase is another component of our strategy to consolidate facilities," said Ingalls Shipbuilding President Irwin F. Edenzon. "The 84 Lumber property gives us a single, large footprint in relatively close proximity to our production act... 
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02/04/14VIDEO RELEASE--Ingalls Shipbuilding's Amphibious Ship America (LHA 6) Sails the Gulf of Mexico for Successful Acceptance Trials
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Feb. 4, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The amphibious assault ship America (LHA 6) returned to Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division Friday following successful acceptance sea trials in the Gulf of Mexico. Ingalls' test and trials team successfully demonstrated more than 220 test events to the U.S. Navy's board of inspection and survey (INSURV). "It was a proud three days at sea, and America proved she is a quality ship," said LHA 6 Program Mana... 
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01/30/14Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Feb. 27
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its fourth quarter 2013 financial results on Thursday, Feb. 27 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. EST the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer. ... 
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01/27/14PHOTO RELEASE--Department of Energy Deputy Director to Join Stoller Team
BROOMFIELD, Colo., Jan. 27, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its subsidiary, The S.M. Stoller Corp., has hired Jeffery M. Baker to serve as an assistant vice president at Stoller's Broomfield office. Baker currently serves as deputy director of the project management coordination office for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). He will join the Stoller team on Feb. 10 and will be responsible for business development and the development of ... 
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01/24/14Ingalls Shipbuilding Awards Nearly $108,000 in 2014 STEM Grants
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Jan. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has awarded nearly $108,000 in grants for 25 different projects from schools and educational organizations in Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana. The grants, which were requested by all of the organizations, will be used for projects associated with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). This is the sixth year for Ingalls' STEM... 
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01/21/14PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Opens Field Office in Aiken, S.C.
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has opened a field office in Aiken, S.C., as part of its continuing efforts to expand the company's business in the Department of Energy and commercial energy markets. NNS leadership joined community leaders this morning to officially open the office with a ribbon-cutting event. "While shipbuilding remains our primary business, we are... 
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01/09/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Subsidiary AMSEC LLC Wins Navy Elevator Support Unit Contract
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Jan. 9, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has been awarded a contract to provide maintenance, training and planning support for U.S. Navy aircraft carriers. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ), cost-plus-fixed-fee contract contains a one-year base period with four one-year option periods which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of the contract to about $135 million. ... 
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01/03/14Media Advisory -- Newport News Shipbuilding and The S.M. Stoller Corporation to Host Media Reception
ADVISORY, Jan. 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) and The S.M. Stoller Corporation (Stoller) will host a media reception to discuss the Jan. 2 acquisition of Stoller by Huntington Ingalls Industries, NNS' parent company.     When: 2-3:30 p.m. on Jan. 8     Where: Colorado Mesa University   Un... 
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01/03/14Newport News Shipbuilding and The S.M. Stoller Corporation to Host Media Reception
ADVISORY, Jan. 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) and The S.M. Stoller Corporation (Stoller)   will host a media reception to discuss the Jan. 2 acquisition of Stoller by     Huntington Ingalls Industries, NNS' parent company.     When: 2-3:30 p.m. on Jan. 9     Where: JW ... 
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01/03/14Media Advisory -- Newport News Shipbuilding and The S.M. Stoller Corporation to Host Media Luncheon
ADVISORY, Jan. 3, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) and The S.M. Stoller Corporation   (Stoller) will host a media luncheon to discuss the Jan. 2 acquisition of   Stoller by Huntington Ingalls Industries, NNS' parent company.     When: Noon until 1:30 p.m. on Jan. 7     Where: ... 
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01/02/14Huntington Ingalls Industries Acquires The S.M. Stoller Corporation
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 2, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that it has acquired The S.M. Stoller Corporation (Stoller), a leading provider of environmental, nuclear, and technical consulting and engineering services to the Department of Energy, Department of Defense and the private sector. The value of the transaction was not disclosed. Stoller is a privately held company and performs work in 29 states from 18 offices nationwide. Stoller has ... 
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12/20/13PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Gives Back to Hampton Roads-by the Tons
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 20, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division lent tons of support to the community by participating in three area charitable events. Shipbuilders donated nearly 20,000 school supplies to benefit an estimated 1,000 area students, contributed $ 2 million to the United Way of the Virginia Peninsula, and recently delivered more than 20 metric tons of non-perishable food—5 tons heavi... 
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12/20/13PHOTO RELEASE -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Employees Adopt 145 Angels in Salvation Army's Holiday Angel Tree Program
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Dec. 20, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Employees from Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division teamed up to provide holiday gifts for 145 children as part of the Salvation Army's Angel Tree program. In addition, Ingalls donated $1,500 to help with the remaining angels who were not adopted, with $500 of that raised by the company's electrical department. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://newsroom.huntingtoningalls.com/ImageL... 
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12/19/13PHOTO RELEASE -- Newport News Shipbuilding Director Receives Women in Business Award
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Dru Branche, health and safety director for the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division, was recognized as a recipient of an Inside Business 2013 Women in Business Achievement Award. Branche was presented with the award Monday during a banquet held at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott. "It's a great honor to be recognized among this group of tremendously pioneering, crea... 
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12/13/13PHOTO RELEASE -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Irwin F. Edenzon's Retirement as Ingalls Shipbuilding's President and Related Promotion of Brian Cuccias as President, Ingalls Shipbuilding
Changes to Take Place in Second Quarter 2014 NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 13, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Irwin F. Edenzon will retire on Dec. 1, 2014. Edenzon is currently corporate vice president and president of Ingalls Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries. Although Edenzon will not officially retire until December 2014, he will step down as president on March 31, 2014, and the HII Board of Directors has elected Brian... 
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12/06/13PHOTO RELEASE -- Newport News Shipbuilding Celebrates Apprentice School Grand Opening
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has officially opened its new Apprentice School, located at 3101 Washington Ave. in downtown Newport News. Apprentices, faculty and staff were joined today by Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, U.S. Reps. Bobby Scott and Rob Wittman, Virginia Delegate Chris Jones, Newport News Mayor McKinley Price, HII President and CEO Mike Petters, NNS Pre... 
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11/22/13Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Credit Suisse Global Industrials Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at the 2013 Credit Suisse Global Industrials Conference on Tuesday, Dec. 3 in New York. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters and Corporate Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 9:45 a.m. EST and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear an... 
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11/19/13PHOTO RELEASE -- 21st Century Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) Takes First Voyage
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division launched Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) into the James River for the first time on Sunday. The first-of-class aircraft carrier was moved to the shipyard's Pier 3, where it will undergo additional outfitting and testing for the next 28 months. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://newsroom.huntingtoningalls.com/ImageLibrary/detail.aspx?MediaDetai... 
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11/14/13VIDEO RELEASE -- Ingalls Shipbuilding's Newest Large-Deck Amphibious Ship America Returns From Successful Builder's Trials
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Nov. 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division's multipurpose amphibious assault ship America (LHA 6) returned Saturday from successful builder's sea trials in the Gulf of Mexico. Ingalls' test and trials team started with dock trials Monday and then spent five days operating the ship at sea, where it conducted more than 200 test events. A photo and video accompanying this release are available at: http://huntingto... 
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11/09/13VIDEO NEWS RELEASE -- Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) Christened at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division today christened Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), the first ship of the next-generation class of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers. "There is perhaps no more visible or powerful representation of America's military strength than the hull that towers above us," said U.S. Sen. Carl Levin (D-Mich.), who served as keynote speaker. "No other nation makes carriers like Ame... 
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11/07/13Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Third Quarter Results
Revenues were $1.64 billion for the third quarter of 2013 Diluted earnings per share was $1.36 for the quarter Adjusted diluted earnings per share, which excludes the impact of hurricane insurance recoveries and the Gulfport closure and the FAS/CAS Adjustment, was $1.17 Cash and cash equivalents at the end of the quarter were $895 million NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 7, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reported third quarter 2013 revenues of $1... 
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11/06/13PHOTO RELEASE -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Opens Haley Reeves Barbour Maritime Training Academy
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Nov. 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division officially opened the company's brand-new, 70,000 square-foot Haley Reeves Barbour Maritime Training Academy today with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The building, named for the former Mississippi governor, will serve as the training epicenter for Ingalls' apprentice program and will also help bolster the number of students. "Today symbolizes the state's commitment to work... 
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11/06/13PHOTO RELEASE: Ingalls Shipbuilding Authenticates the Keel of Its 29th Aegis Guided-Missile Destroyer, John Finn (DDG 113)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Nov. 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division authenticated the keel of the company's 29th Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) destroyer, John Finn (DDG 113), on Monday. Laura Stavridis, ship's sponsor and wife of retired Adm. James Stavridis, the former Supreme Allied Commander, Europe, attended with her husband. "It's great having Mrs. Stavridis here to see her ship and meet some of the shipbuilders," said George Nunges... 
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11/05/13MEDIA ADVISORY -- Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Nov. 7
What: Huntington Ingalls Industries' third quarter 2013 earnings conference call     Who: Mike Petters, president and CEO, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and CFO     When: 9 a.m. Nov. 7     Where: Live webcast: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 5, ... 
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10/31/13Huntington Ingalls Industries Increases Dividend by 100 Percent; Authorizes $150 Million Increase in Share Repurchase Program
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 31, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.20 per share, an increase of $0.10 or 100 percent over the $0.10 per share dividend paid in each of the four prior quarters. The $0.20 per share dividend will be payable on Dec. 13, 2013, to shareholders of record on Nov. 29, 2013. The Board of Directors also has authorized an increase in the company's stock rep... 
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10/26/13PHOTO RELEASE -- Adm. Papp, U.S. Rep. Palazzo Praise National Security Program at Christening of Hamilton (WMSL 753)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division christened the National Security Cutter (NSC) Hamilton (WMSL 753) today in front of nearly 1,000 guests. Hamilton is the fourth NSC Ingalls has built for the U.S. Coast Guard. A photo accompanying this release is available at: https://newsroom.huntingtoningalls.com/ImageLibrary/detail.aspx?MediaDetailsID=782. Adm. Robert J. Papp Jr., commandant of the Coast Guard, ... 
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10/25/13Huntington Ingalls Industries Sponsors 2013 USO Gala in Washington, D.C.
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) is pleased to announce its four star-level sponsorship of the annual USO Gala, which will take place tonight at the Washington Hilton in Washington, D.C. HII's sponsorship will help enable the USO to continue its critical mission of lifting the spirits of troops and their families through the many programs the organization delivers to service members, their families and wounded warriors. "We are pro... 
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10/23/13PHOTO RELEASE--Gen. and Mrs. Amos Visit Portland (LPD 27) Shipbuilders at Ingalls
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct. 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division hosted Gen. James Amos, commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps, and Bonnie Amos Tuesday to meet with shipbuilders on the amphibious transport dock Portland (LPD 27). Mrs. Amos is the ship's sponsor. "Today, I thanked the Ingalls shipbuilders who are building LPD 27, and I got a promise from every one of them that this will be the very best ship in the fleet," said Mrs. Am... 
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10/21/13PHOTO RELEASE: HII Employees Receive National Recognition for STEM Achievements
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 21, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that 10 employees were among those recognized for achievements in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) during the 18th annual Women of Color STEM Conference. Eight award-winners represented the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division, and two represented HII's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. Photos accompanying this release are available at: http:/... 
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10/18/13PHOTO RELEASE: Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers Amphibious Transport Dock Somerset
AVONDALE, La., Oct. 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has delivered the amphibious transport dock Somerset (LPD 25) to the U.S. Navy. The DD 250 document officially signifying custody transfer of the ship was signed by officials on the ship at the company's Avondale facility. Somerset is the ninth ship in the San Antonio (LPD 17) class of ships Ingalls has delivered to the Navy. A photo accompanying th... 
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10/16/13PHOTO RELEASE: Ingalls Shipbuilder Honored for STEM Achievements
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct. 16, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Ivette Nunez, a systems engineer at the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division, was honored by the Great Minds in STEM organization at the annual Hispanic Engineer National Achievement Awards Corp. (HENAAC) conference in New Orleans. Nunez received a "Professional Achievement – Level I" award, which honors science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) professionals with 10 to 19... 
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10/14/13PHOTO RELEASE: HII Employees Recognized by American Heart Association for Healthy Lifestyle Changes
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) is pleased to announce that two of its employees were selected by the American Heart Association as recipients of the 2013 Peninsula Lifestyle Change Award. The awards were presented Oct. 12 during the Heart Walk festivities at Peninsula Town Center. A photo accompanying this release is available at: http://newsroom.huntingtoningalls.com/ImageLibrary/detail.aspx?MediaDetailsID=755. Bob Harringto... 
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10/11/13PHOTO RELEASE: Newport News Shipbuilding Floods Dry Dock and Floats Aircraft Carrier
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division began flooding the dry dock where the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) has been under construction since November 2009. With the push of a dozen buttons, ship's sponsor Susan Ford Bales initiated the flow of more than 100 million gallons of water into the dry dock. Photos accompanying this release are available at: http://news... 
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10/10/13VIDEO NEWS RELEASE -- Ingalls-Built Somerset (LPD 25) Successfully Completes Acceptance Trials
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct. 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the amphibious transport dock Somerset (LPD 25) returned from successful U.S. Navy acceptance sea trials on Sept. 20. The company's ninth ship in the San Antonio (LPD 17) class returned to the company's Avondale facility following three days of at-sea demonstrations and testing. The 684-foot-long vessel's primary mission is to transport up to 800 Marines, their fighting vehicles... 
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10/10/13Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Nov. 7
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its third quarter 2013 financial results on Thursday, Nov. 7 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. Eastern the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer... 
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10/08/13Ingalls Shipbuilding Starts Construction on Sixth National Security Cutter for the U.S. Coast Guard
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct. 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has started fabrication on the U.S. Coast Guard's sixth National Security Cutter (NSC), Munro (WMSL 755). "Our shipbuilders have a great jump start on the construction of this ship as we have already cut and processed more than 400 tons of steel for NSC 6," said Jim French, Ingalls' NSC program manager. "We are seeing improved efficiencies across the board in National S... 
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10/07/13PHOTO RELEASE: Newport News Shipbuilding Dispels Manufacturing Stereotypes During Manufacturing Day Event
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 7, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Newport News Shipbuilding's Career Pathways Program held its first-ever Manufacturing Day event on Oct. 4 with one goal in mind: dispel stereotypes about manufacturing careers. A photo accompanying this release is available at https://newsroom.huntingtoningalls.com/ImageLibrary/detail.aspx?MediaDetailsID=752 The program invited a group of career coaches and guidance counselors from area high schools and community colleges to Newport New... 
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10/03/13PHOTO RELEASE -- Ingalls Shipbuilding's "5K on the Causeway" Raises $10,000 for Special Olympics
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct. 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division raised $10,000 for Special Olympics as more than 800 runners and dozens of contributing sponsors participated in the second annual "5K on the Causeway" last weekend. "We had an outstanding turnout this year, doubling the number of runners from last year's race," said Edmond Hughes, Ingalls' vice president of human resources and administration. "This event will continue ... 
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10/03/13PHOTO RELEASE--Newport News Shipbuilding Installs 30-Ton Propellers on Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) has put on significant weight in the dry dock at its Newport News Shipbuilding division with the installation of four 30-ton bronze propellers. At 21 feet in diameter, each propeller spins to push the aircraft carrier through the water. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://newsroom.huntingtoningalls.... 
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09/26/13Union Members Ratify Avondale Contract
AVONDALE, La., Sept. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that members of the New Orleans Metal Trades Council (NOMTC) and the Metal Trades Department (MTD) approved a new collective bargaining agreement with the company's Avondale subsidiary. "We are pleased with the ratification of the collective bargaining agreement by members of the Metal Trades Council," said Chris Kastner, HII's corporate vice president and general manager, corporate dev... 
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09/25/13PHOTO RELEASE: Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers Hangar for DDG 1001
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has delivered the composite hangar that will be used on the U.S. Navy's second Zumwalt-class guided missile destroyer, Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001). A photo accompanying this release is available at http://newsroom.huntingtoningalls.com/ImageLibrary/detail.aspx?MediaDetailsID=739. "Our shipbuilders' performance on this hangar composite constr... 
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09/13/13Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Starts Fabrication on 30th DDG 51 Destroyer Ralph Johnson (DDG 114)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 13, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) has started fabrication of the U.S. Navy's next Aegis guided missile destroyer, Ralph Johnson (DDG 114). The ship will be the 30th Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) destroyer built at the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division. Georgeann McRaven (foreground), ship's sponso... 
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09/10/13Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Citi's U.S. and European Industrials Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at Citi's 2013 U.S. and European Industrials Conference on Tuesday, Sept. 17 in Boston. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 10:15 a.m. EDT and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the... 
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09/04/13Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Closure of the Gulfport Composite Center of Excellence
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 4, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today the closure of its Gulfport Composite Center of Excellence (the "Gulfport Facility") in Gulfport, Miss. "This is a difficult but necessary decision," said HII President and CEO Mike Petters. "Due to the reduction in the Zumwalt-class (DDG 1000) ship construction and the recent U.S. Navy decision to use steel products on Lyndon B. Johnson (DDG 1002), there is both limited and declinin... 
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08/29/13Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Redelivers Aircraft Carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) Following Refueling and Complex Overhaul
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 29, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS), a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), redelivered the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71) to the U.S. Navy today. The redelivery took place following successful sea trials that tested the ship's systems after its refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH) at the shipyard. ... 
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08/19/13Multimedia Release -- Ingalls-built Somerset Returns From Successful Builder's Sea Trials
AVONDALE, La., Aug. 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The amphibious transport dock Somerset (LPD 25), the ninth San Antonio-class ship built at Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division, returned Friday from successful builder's sea trials in the Gulf of Mexico. Ingalls' test and trials team spent three days operating the ship and going through its normal at-sea checklist, which includes more than 200 test events. ... 
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08/15/13Photo Release -- Final Aircraft Elevator Installed on Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 15, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division installed the third and final aircraft elevator on the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). Newport News Shipbuilding recently installed the final aircraft elevator platform on the ai... 
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08/12/13Multimedia Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Launches Fourth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug. 12, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division launched the company's fourth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter (NSC), Hamilton (WMSL 753), on Saturday. Ingalls Shipbuilding launched the fourth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter, Hamilton (WMSL 753), on Aug 10. Photo by S... 
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08/09/13Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Partners With City of Hampton to Convert Trash Into Steam
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS), a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), is partnering with the City of Hampton to convert shipyard trash into steam power. As part of the new Single Stream Recycling Program, the shipyard's solid waste is incinerated at Hampton's award-winning steam plant facility and converted to steam through a process known as "waste-to-energy." The energy is then used to power NASA Langley Research Center (NA... 
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08/09/13Huntington Ingalls Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share, payable on Sept. 13, 2013, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 30, 2013. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard and provides after-market services for military ships around the globe.... 
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08/07/13Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Second Quarter Results; Program Execution Generates Operating Margin and EPS Growth
Revenues were $1.68 billion for the second quarter of 2013 Segment operating margin was 8.1 percent, a 70 bps improvement over Q2 2012 Total operating margin was 6.9 percent, up from 6.2 percent in the same period last year Diluted earnings per share was $1.12 for the quarter; pension-adjusted diluted earnings per share was $1.36 Cash and cash equivalents at the end of the quarter were $623 million NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 7, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingal... 
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08/05/13MEDIA ADVISORY -- Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Aug. 7
What: Huntington Ingalls Industries' second quarter 2013 earnings conference call     Who: Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer     When: 9 a.m. Aug. 7     Where: Live webcast: http://www.huntingtoningalls.co... 
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08/02/13Photo Release -- Keel Authenticated for Ingalls Shipbuilding's 11th LPD Portland
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug. 2, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII), Ingalls Shipbuilding authenticated the keel of the company's 11th amphibious transport dock ship, Portland (LPD 27). Mrs. Bonnie Amos, wife of U.S. Marine Corps Gen. James Amos, Commandant of the Marine Corps and ship sponsor of Portland (LPD 27), looks at the ceremoni... 
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07/24/13Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers DDG 1001 Aft PVLS to U.S. Navy
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division announced today it has delivered the final aft peripheral vertical launch system (PVLS) assemblies to the U.S. Navy for the Zumwalt-class destroyer Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001). The two units for the PVLS were delivered a week early. Marty C... 
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07/23/13Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Helps Rejuvenate Local Red Cross Office
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Volunteers from Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division recently helped freshen up the grounds and interior of the American Red Cross' Pascagoula office. Participants in Ingalls' Legacy Builders Executive Mentoring Program dedicated two weekends in June to the community project. ... 
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07/23/13Newport News Shipbuilding Supports Local STEM Summer Camp
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 23, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Volunteers from Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division are trading in their safety gear for school gear this summer at the STEM Summer of Innovation Academy. Helping students explore future careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields, NNS volunteers are working with Newport News Public Schools (NNPS) to get students excited about math and science. Hosted July 8 through Aug. 1 by ... 
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07/19/13Photo Release -- HII Hosts U.S. Senators Durbin and Kaine at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today hosted U.S. Sens. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Tim Kaine (D-Va.) for a tour of the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. The visit provided an opportunity for Durbin to meet shipbuilders and see firsthand the complexities of shipbuilding. HII President a... 
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07/15/13Photo Release -- Shipbuilders Participate in Events to Honor Gerald R. Ford
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 15, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shipbuilders representing Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division participated in a series of events over the weekend commemorating what would have been President Gerald R. Ford's 100th birthday. Representatives of Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) unveiled a model of t... 
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07/11/13Photo Release -- Time Capsule Placed on Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) to Memorialize Carrier Namesake's Lifetime Achievements
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division welded a time capsule today inside the flight deck control room of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). The time capsule contains items that were placed under the 555-metric ton island during a ceremonial event in January by Susan Ford Bales, the ship's sponsor and daughter of the late president, as well as shipyard and Navy leadership. ... 
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07/10/13Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Aug. 7
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its second quarter 2013 financial results on Wednesday, Aug. 7 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. Eastern the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial offic... 
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07/01/13Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Celebrates Apprentice Graduation
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 1, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) held graduation ceremonies for Ingalls Shipbuilding's Apprentice School on Saturday. The ceremony, held at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Convention Center, celebrated the accomplishments of 60 students representing Ingalls' various crafts. Sixty students representing variou... 
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06/28/13Photo Release -- HII Awarded $745 Million Contract to Inactivate USS Enterprise (CVN 65)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 28, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the company has received a $745 million cost-plus-incentive fee contract for the inactivation of the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise (CVN 65). The work will be done at HII's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. HII received a $745 million contr... 
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06/27/13Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilder Recognized as Hispanic Leader in STEM
PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 27, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An information technology employee at Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division was recently featured as a "Role Model of the Week" on the Great Minds in STEM website. Robert Dominguez, lead database administrator (DBA) and database architect at Ingalls, was recognized for his efforts in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). ... 
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06/24/13Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Wins "The Yard" Title With Cardboard and Duct Tape
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) honored its longstanding reputation by building an award-winning boat, this time made of cardboard instead of steel. NNS, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), competed against other Hampton Roads shipyards in FM 99's "The Yard" Ship Repair Competition on Saturday in Suffolk. With this win, NNS earned the right to call itself "The Yard" of Hampton Roads. ... 
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06/21/13Photo Release -- HII's Barb Niland Named Top CFO at a Publicly Traded Company by Virginia Business Magazine
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 21, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Barb Niland of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) received a Virginia Business CFO Award on Thursday. Niland, HII's corporate vice president of business management and chief financial officer, was recognized in the publicly traded companies category. Barb Niland, HII's corporate vice president of busines... 
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06/20/13Photo Release -- USS Enterprise's (CVN 65) Homecoming Celebrated at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 20, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division celebrated the return of USS Enterprise (CVN 65) today during the ship's final homecoming to the shipyard for her inactivation. Towed from Naval Station Norfolk to the shipyard, Enterprise had more than 100 shipbuilders on board who were involved with the construction and maintenance of this first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier. ... 
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06/18/13Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding's Apprentice School Mural Gets a Facelift
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Twenty-eight apprentices from Newport News Shipbuilding's Apprentice School were among the 418,500 Americans who gave their lives to protect America's freedom during World War II. To honor these fallen heroes, maritime artist Thomas C. Skinner painted the "Memorial Mural" in 1947. Now, more than 70 years later, the mural will get a restorative facelift. ... 
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06/18/13Newport News Shipbuilding's Career Pathways Program Receives Two Creating Excellence Awards
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Newport News Shipbuilding's (NNS) Career Pathways program received two awards from the Virginia Department of Education for its partnership with Newport News City Public Schools' Heritage High School. NNS, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), has been supporting the high school's STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) initiatives for students. Because of its commitment to education in the community, Career Pathways... 
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06/14/13Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $76.8 Million Advance Procurement Contract for Seventh NSC
PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division today received a $76.8 million fixed-price contract from the U.S. Coast Guard to purchase long-lead materials for Kimball (WMSL 756), the company's seventh National Security Cutter (NSC). Construction and delivery will be performed at the company's Pascagoula facility. ... 
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06/06/13Photo Release -- Submarine Minnesota Delivered on Budget and Ahead of Schedule
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced that the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division delivered the submarine Minnesota (SSN 783) to the U.S. Navy today. The boat, the last of the Block II Virginia-class submarines, delivered nearly 11 months ahead of schedule. Minnesota (SSN 783), the ... 
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06/03/13Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Wins U.S Navy Contract to Build Five DDG 51 Destroyers
PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded a fixed-price incentive, multiyear contract for construction of five Arleigh Burke-class destroyers (DDG 51s) for the U.S. Navy. The contract, announced today, has a total value of $3.33 billion and includes options for engineering change proposals, design budgeting requirements and post-delivery availabilities, which, if exercised, would bring the cumulati... 
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06/03/13Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Don Perkins as Ingalls Shipbuilding's Vice President of Contracts and Pricing
PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Don Perkins has been named vice president of contracts and pricing for the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division. Don Perkins, Ingalls Shipbuilding's vice president of contracts and pricing ... 
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05/29/13Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Appoints John Temple to Vice President of Contracts Management for Savannah River Nuclear Solutions
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 29, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that John Temple has been promoted to vice president of contracts management for Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS). SRNS is a joint partnership between Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS), Fluor Corp. and Honeywell that manages operations of the Department of Energy's Savannah River Site in Aiken, S.C. ... 
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05/22/13Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Employees Receive CIO Award
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Two employees at Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division were recognized this month at the CIO Leadership Event. Deborah Morewitz and Karen Ryan both received the annual Ones to Watch Award that identifies rising stars in information technology (IT). Newport News Shipb... 
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05/22/13Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Sanford Bernstein's Strategic Decisions Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at Sanford C. Bernstein's 29th annual Strategic Decisions Conference on Wednesday, May 29 in New York. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 10 a.m. EDT and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear shi... 
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05/21/13Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Appoints Mathieu Vice President and General Manager of Avondale Industries Inc.
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 21, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that René Mathieu has been named vice president and general manager, Avondale Industries Inc., effective May 20. He is responsible for all non-Navy aspects of HII's energy infrastructure business in Avondale, La., including production operations, human resources, business management, engineering and design, facilities management, and fabrication. ... 
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05/17/13Photo Release -- Keel Authenticated for Ingalls Shipbuilding's Fifth National Security Cutter
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 17, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division today authenticated the keel of the company's fifth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter, James (WMSL 754). Charlene Benoit, ship sponsor and great-great niece of NSC 5's namesake Joshua James, writes her initials on the steel plate du... 
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05/14/13Newport News Shipbuilding Receives Environmental Awards
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) is pleased to announce that the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has been recognized for exemplary environmental compliance and commitment to environmental excellence by the Hampton Roads Sanitation District (HRSD). NNS received gold awards for meeting industrial waste water discharge limits mandated by HRSD and for meeting HRSD's technical and administrative requiremen... 
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05/09/13Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Appoints Apostolou and Donnelly to Its Washington, D.C., Government and Customer Relations Team
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today two appointments to its government and customer relations leadership team. Carolyn E. Apostolou has been named vice president for legislative affairs (Senate), and Vice Adm. John "Jay" Donnelly (U.S. Navy, Ret.) has been named vice president of program integration and assessment. Apostolou joined on April 29, and Donnelly reported on May 6. Both report to Mitchell B. Waldman, corporate vic... 
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05/08/13Multimedia Release -- Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) Aircraft Carrier's Primary Hull Structure Reaches 100 Percent Completion
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division hoisted the last piece of primary structure onto the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) on Tuesday. The lift was the last of 162 superlifts and brings more than three years of structural erection work to a close. ... 
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05/08/13Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports First Quarter Results; Segment Operating Margin Continues to Improve
Revenues were $1.56 billion for the first quarter of 2013 Segment operating margin was 7.7 percent, a 124 bps improvement over Q1 2012 Total operating margin was 6.1 percent, up from 5.1 percent in the same period last year Diluted earnings per share was $0.87 for the quarter Cash and cash equivalents at the end of the quarter were $652 million NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reported first quarter 2013 rev... 
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05/06/13Photo Release -- Additional Funding Awarded to Continue Preparation Work for Construction of Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has received an increase of $60.8 million to a previously awarded construction preparation contract for purchase of materials in support of aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) construction. A photo il... 
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05/06/13Multimedia Release -- Submarine Minnesota (SSN 783) Successfully Completes First Sea Trials
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced that the newest Virginia-class submarine, Minnesota (SSN 783), successfully completed alpha sea trials today. Alpha trials are the boat's first round of at-sea tests and evaluations. Minnesota is being built at HII's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. The... 
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05/06/13Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' Wellness Program Hosts Sixth Annual 5K in Newport News
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More than 1,100 runners and walkers pounded the pavement in the name of good health Saturday in the sixth annual 5K fun run hosted by Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) HealthWaves wellness program at Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS). Newport News Shipbuilding's HealthWaves wellness program hosted the sixt... 
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05/02/13Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Dedicates 11th Habitat for Humanity House
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 2, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division dedicated its 11th Habitat for Humanity house Wednesday in Hampton. NNS has partnered with Habitat for Humanity Peninsula and Greater Williamsburg since 2002 to build homes for families in Hampton Roads. Ron Murray (front left), N... 
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05/02/13Huntington Ingalls Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 2, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share, payable on June 14, 2013, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 31, 2013. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard and provides after-market services for military ships around the globe. Fo... 
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05/01/13Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $487 Million Contract to Build Sixth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 1, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the U.S. Coast Guard has awarded a $487 million, fixed-price-incentive-fee contract to its Ingalls Shipbuilding division to build the sixth National Security Cutter, Munro (WMSL 755). Ingalls Shipbuilding has received a $487 million contract to build ... 
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04/29/13Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Recognized as Fit-Friendly Worksite by American Heart Association
PASCAGOULA, Miss., April 29, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a Platinum Award in the American Heart Association's Fit-Friendly Worksite program. This is the highest level recognized by the AHA for companies that demonstrate progressive leadership in making the health and wellness of their employees a priority. ... 
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04/24/13CORRECTION -- Huntington Ingalls Industries to Hold Annual Shareholders' Meeting
ADVISORY, April 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In a press release issued earlier today with the same headline by Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), please note that the date of the annual shareholders' meeting was incorrectly stated as Wednesday, May 1, 2012. That date should instead read Wednesday, May 1, 2013. All other information is correct. CONTACT: Beci Brenton, Huntington Ingalls Industries (202) 264-7143 or Beci.Brenton@hii-co.com Huntington Ingalls Indus... 
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04/24/13Huntington Ingalls Industries to Hold Annual Shareholders' Meeting
ADVISORY, April 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: Huntington Ingalls Industries' Annual Shareholders' Meeting     When: 2 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, May 1, 2012     Where:  The Grand Magnolia Ballroom & Suites   3604 Magnolia St.   Pascagoula, MS 39567     RS... 
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04/16/13Photo Release -- HII President and CEO Mike Petters Speaks at Downtown Hampton Child Development Center Benefit
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 16, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) President and CEO Mike Petters was the keynote speaker at the 11th annual Breakfast to Benefit the Children of Downtown Hampton Child Development Center. The event, held at the Hampton Roads Convention Center, is designed to educate guests about the Child Development Center and to raise funds for its operations. ... 
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04/15/13Multimedia Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Completes Flight Deck on Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 15, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the flight deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford is complete following the addition of the ship's upper bow section on April 9 at Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS). The upper bow extends the overall length of the carrier to its full size, which is 1,106 feet—equal to a 75-story building lying on its side. ... 
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04/08/13Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host First Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on May 8
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its first quarter 2013 financial results on Wednesday, May 8 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. Eastern the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial offi... 
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04/08/13Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding's Gulfport Facility Reaches Important Hangar Milestone
PASCAGOULA, Miss., April 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division achieved a significant milestone in the construction process of the composite hangar that will be used on the U.S. Navy's second Zumwalt-class guided missile destroyer, Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001). Recently, the shipbuilders at the company's Gulfport, Miss., facility turned the inverted hangar to an upright position, or ship-shape, which is an import... 
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03/29/13Video Release -- HII Awarded RCOH Contract for Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 29, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) was awarded a $2.6 billion cost-plus-incentive-fee contract today for the refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH) of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). The work will be performed at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. The ship arrived at NNS Thursday using planning contract funding. Lincoln was originally scheduled to arrive at NNS on Feb. 14 but was am... 
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03/28/13Photo Release -- HII Welcomes USS Abraham Lincoln to Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 28, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) welcomed the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) to its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division today, following a six-week delay in its arrival. Lincoln was originally scheduled to arrive Feb. 14 for its refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH), but it was among the Navy projects delayed due to uncertainties surrounding the defense budget and funding of the work. ... 
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03/22/13Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Awarded $407 Million Extension to Construction Preparation Contract for Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has received a $407 million contract extension to a previously awarded John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) construction preparation contract. The award extends the period of performance, adds additional efforts for engineering, planning and material procurement through Oct. 31, and authorizes additional manufacturing efforts. ... 
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03/18/13Ingalls Shipbuilding Employees Honored With President's Awards for Excellence
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has honored five teams and three individuals with "President's Awards for Excellence" for their outstanding and innovative work on shipbuilding projects. The award-winners were formally recognized at a dinner held March 14 in Gulfport, Miss. "We build very sophisticated and complex products, and it takes skill and innovation to do it more cost-effectively," said Ingal... 
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03/16/13Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Celebrates Series of Firsts During Keel-Laying Ceremony for John Warner
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 16, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division celebrated the first official construction milestone for a Virginia-class submarine today with its namesake, U.S. Sen. John Warner. The keel was laid for John Warner (SSN 785), the only Virginia-class submarine to bear the name of a person. ... 
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03/14/13Photo Release -- Minnesota Crew and Sponsor Share in Submarine's First Meal Milestone
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) welcomed the crew of the newest Virginia-class submarine, Minnesota (SSN 783), today as it moved aboard and enjoyed its first meal in the ship's galley. Sharing in the celebration were Ellen Roughead, the ship's sponsor, and her husband, former Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Gary Roughead, who dined together with about 120 crew members in the ship's crew's mess. ... 
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03/14/13Newport News Shipbuilding Reaches Labor Contract Agreement With United Steelworkers Local 8888
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that United Steelworker members at its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division voted 1,914-104 in favor of a new contract. The current contract expired at midnight on March 10. The new contract took effect March 11 and will run through July 9, 2017. "We participated in a productive process that yielded win-win results," said NNS Vice President of Human Resources and Administration ... 
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02/27/13Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts Apprentice School Graduation
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 27, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted commencement exercises Saturday for the company's Apprentice School located at Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS). The graduation, held at Liberty Baptist Church Worship Center in Hampton, celebrated the achievements of 206 apprentices representing 21 trades. Micah ... 
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02/27/13Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Fourth Quarter and 2012 Results; Posts Strong Year-Over-Year Improvement in Segment Performance
Revenues were $1.82 billion for the fourth quarter and $6.71 billion for 2012 Segment operating margin was 7.7 percent for the fourth quarter and 6.8 percent for 2012 Total operating margin was 5.8 percent for the fourth quarter and 5.3 percent for 2012 Diluted earnings per share was $0.98 for the quarter and $2.91 for 2012 Cash and cash equivalents were $1.1 billion at year-end NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 27, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industrie... 
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02/25/13Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Feb. 27
What: Huntington Ingalls Industries' fourth quarter 2012 and year-end earnings conference call     Who: Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer     When: 9 a.m. Feb. 27     Where: Live webcast: ... 
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02/22/13Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Defense Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at the 2013 J.P. Morgan Aviation, Transportation & Defense Conference on Tuesday, March 5 in New York. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 10:25 a.m. EST and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuc... 
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02/21/13Newport News Shipbuilding Encourages Students to Pursue Their Engineering Passion During Career Day Event
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 21, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Apprentice School gymnasium at Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division is transforming today and tomorrow into an engineering test site for building boats and lunar landers. Using materials such as duct tape and marshmallows, NNS, in partnership with NASA Langley Research Center and the Peninsula Engineering Council (PEC), will engage 600 sophomores and juniors from Peninsula and Southside hig... 
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02/19/13Photo Release -- U.S. Senator Tim Kaine Discusses Defense Budget Impacts During Tour of Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today hosted U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.) for a tour of the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. The senator met with shipbuilders to discuss potential defense budget cuts and learned how they impact NNS' maintenance and construction work. U.S. Sen. Tim Ka... 
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02/18/13Huntington Ingalls Industries Subsidiary AMSEC LLC Wins Contract to Support Department of the Navy
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Feb. 18, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has been awarded a contract to provide enterprise business process information systems that support the Department of the Navy. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price contract contains a one-year base period with two one-year option periods which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of the contract to approximately $19... 
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02/14/13Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' AMSEC Subsidiary Employee Wins Annual Safety Suggestion Award
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Feb. 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that an employee at its AMSEC LLC subsidiary won the annual Safety Suggestion Award contest hosted by the Virginia Ship Repair Association (VSRA). AMSEC employee Casey Tarnowski displays the VSRA Safety Suggestion Award. ... 
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02/13/13Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Names Chad Boudreaux Chief Compliance Officer
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 13, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Chad N. Boudreaux has been named to the newly created position of chief compliance officer. Chad will report to Bruce N. Hawthorne, corporate vice president, general counsel and secretary, and to the Audit Committee of the HII Board of Directors. Ch... 
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02/11/13HII President and CEO Mike Petters Speaks at BEYA STEM Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 11, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) President and CEO Mike Petters spoke at the 27th Black Engineer of the Year (BEYA) Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Conference on Saturday in Washington, D.C. Petters was the keynote speaker at the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Engineering Deans' Power Breakfast, which honors leaders in the STEM fields. BEYA is the nation's largest annual gathering of STEM profe... 
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02/08/13Photo Release -- Nine Huntington Ingalls Industries Employees Honored at Black Engineer of the Year Award STEM Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that nine employees from its Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding divisions were recognized for achievements in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) during the 27th annual Black Engineer of the Year Award STEM Global Competitiveness Conference. ... 
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02/05/13Huntington Ingalls Industries Opens Houston Office to Pursue Energy Business for Avondale Subsidiary
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that it is opening an office in Houston, Texas, for business development efforts to pursue opportunities in the energy infrastructure market for its Avondale subsidiary. ... 
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02/04/13Huntington Ingalls Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 4, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share, payable on March 15, 2013, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Feb. 28, 2013. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard and provides after-market services for military ships around the globe.... 
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01/30/13Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Feb. 27
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 30, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its fourth quarter 2012 financial results on Wednesday, Feb. 27 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. Eastern the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial o... 
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01/26/13Photo Release -- Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) Topped Off with 555-Metric Ton Island
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) celebrated significant progress today as the 555-metric ton island was lowered onto the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. The island will serve as the command center for flight deck operations aboard the first of the next-generation class of aircraft carriers. ... 
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01/25/13Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Awards $109,271 in 2013 STEM Grants
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Jan. 25, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has awarded $109,271 in grants to 26 schools and educational organizations in Mississippi, Alabama and Louisiana. The grants, which were requested by all of the organizations, will be used for projects associated with science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). ... 
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01/08/13Photo Release -- HII Announces Promotion of Chris Miner as Newport News Shipbuilding's Vice President of In-Service Aircraft Carrier Programs
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today announced that Chris Miner has been promoted to vice president of in-service aircraft carrier programs for the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. Chris Miner, Newport News Shipbuilding's vice president of in-service aircraft carrier programs. ... 
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01/03/13Huntington Ingalls Industries' AMSEC Subsidiary Wins U.S. Navy Production, Installation and In-Service Contract
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Jan. 3, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Navy's Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR). The contract is in support of design, acquisition, production, integration, testing, installation and configuration management of certified C5ISR capabilities (command, control, communications, computers, combat systems, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaiss... 
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12/21/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Brings Holiday Cheer to Communities Through Employee Donations and $15,000 to Local Food Banks
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Dec. 21, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division and its employees have participated in holiday giving throughout all of the communities on the Gulf Coast. Hundreds of employees worked together to donate money, food, toys and other special items to several different organizations. The company donated $5,000 and 560 pounds of food to Our Daily Bread food pantry in Pascagoula, $5,000 to the Bay Area Food Bank in Theodore, ... 
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12/21/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Gives to Virginia Peninsula Foodbank
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 21, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division donated more than $23,500 and more than 31,000 pounds of non-perishable food to the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank during the shipyard's annual holiday food drive. Newport News Shipbuilding's annual food dri... 
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12/19/12Photo Release -- Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) Hits the 90 Percent Mark for Structural Completion
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 19, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has reached 90 percent structural completion in the building of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). The aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) reached 90 percent structural com... 
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12/17/12Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces New Executive Appointments for Investor Relations and Internal Audit
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 17, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Dwayne Blake has been appointed corporate vice president, investor relations, and Scott Stabler has been appointed corporate vice president, internal audit, effective Jan. 1, 2013. Dwayne Blake has been appointed corporate vice president, investor r... 
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12/11/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding's Alma Fallon Receives Women in Business Award
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 11, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) is proud to announce that Alma Martinez Fallon, director of supply chain procurement for the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division, is a recipient of an Inside Business 2012 Women in Business Achievement Award. Fallon was presented with the award last night during a banquet held at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott. ... 
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12/07/12Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $54 Million Life-Cycle Contract on U.S. Navy LPD 17 Program
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Dec. 7, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded a $54 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for life-cycle engineering and support services on the U.S. Navy's USS San Antonio (LPD 17) class of amphibious transport docks. This is the third of four annual options associated with a base contract awarded in February 2010. "Our extensive post-delivery support work is vital to the Na... 
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12/07/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers Amphibious Transport Dock Arlington (LPD 24)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Dec. 7, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has delivered the amphibious transport dock Arlington (LPD 24) to the U.S. Navy. Arlington is the eighth ship in the LPD 17 class of ships Ingalls has delivered to the Navy. Representatives of Ingalls Shipbuilding and the... 
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11/30/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Hosts Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Nov. 30, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert at the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division on Thursday. Adm. Greenert met with company leadership and toured the amphibious assault ship America (LHA 6). George Jones (right), Ingalls Shipbuilding's LH... 
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11/29/12HII and Newport News Shipbuilding Donate $2.1 Million to the 2013 United Way of the Virginia Peninsula Campaign
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 29, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today its donation of $2.1 million to the United Way of the Virginia Peninsula. The donation is a combined contribution from the HII corporate office and its participating employees, as well as donations made by the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division and its participating employees. "Our shipbuilders have demonstrated strong community support in partnership with the United ... 
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11/19/12Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Credit Suisse Aerospace & Defense Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 19, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at the 2012 Credit Suisse Aerospace & Defense Conference on Wednesday, Nov. 28 in New York. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 9:45 a.m. EST and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships f... 
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11/19/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Employee Receives National Community Service Award
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 19, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) employee Joey Meléndez was recognized Friday for outstanding community service by the Society of Professional Hispanic Engineers (SHPE). Meléndez, a systems engineer for the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division, was presented with a 2012 SHPE STAR Award during the organization's annual national conference in Fort Worth, Texas. ... 
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11/15/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Employee Receives State Apprenticeship Award
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 15, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Greg Hoefflin, a nuclear test technician for the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division, has been named an Outstanding Apprentice for 2012 by the Virginia Apprenticeship Council. Hoefflin, a 2012 graduate of The Apprentice School at NNS, is the ninth Apprentice School graduate to receive the honor since it was first awarded in 1998. ... 
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11/09/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Launches Virginia-Class Submarine Minnesota (SSN 783)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 9, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the Virginia-class submarine Minnesota (SSN 783) was launched into the James River Nov. 3 at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. The 7,800-ton submarine Minnesota was moved out of a construction facility into a floating dry dock u... 
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11/08/12Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces First Quarterly Dividend and $150 Million Share Repurchase Program
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 8, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared the company's first quarterly cash dividend. The $0.10 per share dividend will be payable on December 14, 2012, to shareholders of record on November 30, 2012. Additionally, the company's Board of Directors has authorized a program to repurchase up to $150 million of the company's outstanding shares of common stock over the next three years. ... 
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11/08/12Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Third Quarter Results; Reaches Significant Milestones on Path to 2015 Financial Targets
Revenues were $1.60 billion for the third quarter 2012 Diluted earnings per share was $0.26 for the quarter Adjusted diluted earnings per share, which excludes a non-cash workers' compensation charge and the impact of a non-cash tax expense, was $0.74 Cash and cash equivalents were $766 million at quarter-end NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 8, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reported third quarter 2012 revenues of $1.60 billion, up 0.2 per... 
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11/06/12Huntington Ingalls Industries Donates $50,000 to the American Red Cross for Hurricane Sandy Relief Effort
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 6, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that it has donated $50,000 to the American Red Cross' Disaster Relief Fund. The money will help provide food, shelter, supplies and comfort to the people affected by Hurricane Sandy. "With most of our operations along coastal waters, we truly understand the human suffering, loss of life and damage to property caused by Mother Nature," said Bill Ermatinger, HII's corporate vice presid... 
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11/05/12HII MEDIA ADVISORY -- Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Nov. 8
What: Huntington Ingalls Industries' third quarter earnings conference call Who: Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial officer When: 9 a.m. Nov. 8 Where:  Live webcast: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its third quarter 2012 financial results on Thursday, Nov. 8 and hos... 
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11/05/12Multimedia Release -- Ingalls-Built Arlington (LPD 24) Successfully Completes Navy Acceptance Trials
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Nov. 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the amphibious transport dock Arlington (LPD 24) returned from successful U.S. Navy acceptance sea trials on Friday. The company's eighth ship in the LPD 17 class returned to Pascagoula following three days of at-sea demonstrations and testing. The a... 
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11/02/12Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Promotes Tom Stiehle to Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Business Management at Ingalls Shipbuilding
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Nov. 2, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) has promoted Tom Stiehle to chief financial officer and vice president of business management for the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division. In this role, Stiehle is responsible for all financial, contracts, estimating and pricing, and business management functions across the division. ... 
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11/02/12Huntington Ingalls Industries Sponsors 2012 USO Gala in Washington, D.C.
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 2, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) is pleased to announce its three star-level sponsorship of the annual USO Gala, which will take place tonight at the Washington Hilton in Washington, D.C. HII's sponsorship will help enable the USO to continue its critical mission of lifting the spirits of troops and their families through the many programs the organization delivers to service members, their families and wounded warriors. "The work t... 
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10/31/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding's First 5K Run Raises $6,500 for Special Olympics
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct. 31, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More than 400 runners participated in the first "5K Run on the Causeway" hosted by Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division last Saturday. Registered runners and participating sponsors raised more than $6,500 for Special Olympics. More than 400 runners participated in Ingalls Shi... 
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10/31/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Leader Receives International Engineering Honor
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 31, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Jennifer Boykin, vice president of engineering and design for the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division, has been selected as the American Society for Engineering Management's (ASEM) 2012 Engineering Manager of the Year. Jennifer Boykin is vi... 
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10/27/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Christens 10th Virginia-Class Submarine
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 27, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today christened the 10th Virginia-class submarine, Minnesota (SSN 783), at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. Ship's Sponsor Ellen Roughead performs the traditional honor of breaking a bottle of American sparkling wine across the hull of the submar... 
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10/25/12HII Awarded $142.7 Million Contract for Submarine Engineering and Industrial Work
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 25, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division was awarded a cost-plus-fixed-fee, level-of-effort contract option valued at $142.7 million from the U.S. Navy. The contract option is for work on operational and decommissioning U.S. Navy submarines, conversion submarines, special mission submersibles, submarine support facilities and related programs. NNS is the prime contractor for... 
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10/20/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Christens Amphibious Assault Ship America (LHA 6)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct. 20, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division today christened the multi-purpose amphibious assault ship America (LHA 6). The ship, the first in a new class, is the fourth U.S. Navy vessel to be named America, extending a legacy dating back to 1861. Ship's Sponsor Lynne Pace smashes a... 
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10/16/12Photo Release -- HII Shipbuilders Recognized for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Achievements
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 16, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that 10 of the company's shipbuilders were recognized for achievements in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) during the 17th annual Women of Color STEM Conference. Five award-winners represent the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division, and five award winners represent HII's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. ... 
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10/11/12Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast Nov. 8
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 11, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its third quarter 2012 financial results on Thursday, Nov. 8 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. Eastern the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial offi... 
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10/09/12Multimedia Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers Composite Deckhouse for Zumwalt (DDG 1000)
GULFPORT, Miss., Oct. 9, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced that the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division has delivered the composite deckhouse for the destroyer Zumwalt (DDG 1000) to the U.S. Navy. The 900-ton deckhouse provides an advanced structure to house the ship's bridge, radars, antennas and intake/exhaust systems and is designed to provide a significantly smaller radar cross-section than any other ship in today's fleet. ... 
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10/09/12Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Recognized for Hiring Veterans
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 9, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) was recognized today by the Virginia Department of Veterans Services for its efforts to hire and retain veterans. HII President and CEO Mike Petters formally accepted the Virginia Values Veterans (V3) certificate at the V3 Conference in Norfolk. HII was one of nine companies recognized at the conference. ... 
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10/09/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Employee Recognized for Professional Leadership and Community Involvement
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 9, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) employee Timothy J. Sweitzer has received Inside Business' Top Forty Under 40 Award for his professional success and community involvement. Sweitzer is the director of material engineering for the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. Tim Sweitzer graduated... 
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10/05/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Lifts Heaviest Unit Onto Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct. 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division placed a 1,026-metric ton unit — roughly the weight of six Boeing 747 commercial airplanes — onto the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) Thursday. The gallery deck to flight deck brid... 
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09/27/12Photo Release -- HII Awarded $296 Million Construction Preparation Contract Modification for John F. Kennedy (CVN 79)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 27, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) has received a $296 million contract modification, under a previously awarded contract, for continuation of long-lead-time material procurement for and advance construction of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79). The company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division is the prime contractor. ... 
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09/27/12Ingalls Shipbuilding to Host "5K on the Causeway" to Benefit Special Olympics
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 27, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced its Ingalls Shipbuilding division will host the first "Ingalls 5K on the Causeway" on Saturday, Oct. 27 at Singing River Island with all proceeds going to Special Olympics of Mississippi. "We are excited to be hosting this race, and it's a great way to promote fitness and healthy living," said Edmond Hughes, Ingalls' vice president of human resources and administration. "We've got a great... 
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09/21/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Receives Virginia Living Museum's Highest Honor
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 21, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division received the Virginia Living Museum's Golden Paw Award, the museum's highest honor. The award, a bronze bobcat statue by Eastern Shore sculptor David Turner, was presented during a reception Sept. 20 at the museum. ... 
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09/20/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding and General Dynamics Electric Boat Exchange Submarine Modules
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 20, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division shipped two Virginia-class submarine modules to program partner General Dynamics Electric Boat on Sept. 19 — a first for the program and part of the plan to increase shipment capacity in support of the U.S. Navy's two-submarines-per-year build rate. ... 
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09/20/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Employee Recognized as YWCA Woman of Distinction
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 20, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that a Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) employee was honored on Sept. 19 with a YWCA Women of Distinction Award. Stephanie Simmons, director of Navy Program Operations, was recognized in the science and technology category at a ceremony at Christopher Newport University. ... 
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09/18/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Shares More Than 20,000 School Supplies With Hampton Roads Students
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 18, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division's "School Tools" drive collected more than 20,000 school supplies to assist about 1,000 area students. Shipbuilders (left to right) Darryl Dildy, Paula Young and Gary Guye help pack some of the... 
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09/17/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers Amphibious Transport Dock Anchorage (LPD 23)
AVONDALE, La., Sept. 17, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has delivered the amphibious transport dock Anchorage (LPD 23) to the U.S. Navy. It is the seventh ship of the San Antonio (LPD 17) class built at Ingalls. The amphibious transport dock Anchorage (LPD 23), shown during... 
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09/17/12Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded Modernization Contract for CG 47-Class Ships
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 17, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded an $83.3 million cost-plus-award-fee contract from the U.S. Navy for continued life-cycle engineering, modernization and support services on the U.S. Navy's fleet of USS Ticonderoga-class (CG 47) Aegis guided missile cruisers. The contract is the first of five options which, if exercised, would place the total value of the contract... 
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09/14/12Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts Chief of Naval Operations at Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 14, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division hosted Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert for a tour of the shipyard. CVN 78 Construction Director Tom Cullen (left) provides Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert with an ... 
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09/12/12Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Citi Global Industrials Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sept. 12, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at the 2012 Citi Global Industrials Conference on Wednesday, Sept. 19 in Boston. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 8 a.m. EDT and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the U.S. Navy ... 
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09/11/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Starts Fabrication on Aegis Destroyer John Finn (DDG 113)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 11, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) has started fabrication on the U.S. Navy's next Aegis guided missile destroyer, John Finn (DDG 113). The ship will be built at the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division and will be the 29th Arleigh Burke-class destroyer built at Ingalls. Ingalls Shipbuilding burner s... 
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09/05/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Authenticates the Keel of U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter Hamilton (WMSL 753)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sept. 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) authenticated the keel of the U.S. Coast Guard's National Security Cutter Hamilton (WMSL 753) today at the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding facility. Mrs. Linda Kapral Papp, wife of Adm. Robert J. Papp Jr., commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard, is the ship's sponsor. Her initials were welded on a keel plate that will be part of the ship as long as it remains in the operational fleet. ... 
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08/30/12Multimedia Release -- Ingalls-Built Arlington (LPD 24) Returns From Successful Builder's Sea Trials
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug. 30, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The amphibious transport dock Arlington (LPD 24), the eighth built at Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), recently returned from successful builder's sea trials in the Gulf of Mexico. Dock trials started last week, and the ship left HII's Ingalls Shipbuilding division on Aug. 21 for three days of at-sea testing. ... 
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08/24/12Multimedia Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Opens New Submarine Facility
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 24, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division opened a new, 65,000-square-foot facility, called the Supplemental Module Outfitting Facility (SMOF), to facilitate the Virginia Class Submarine (VCS) Program's two-submarines-per-year build plan. A 410-t... 
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08/23/12Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Appoints Christopher D. Kastner Corporate Vice President and General Manager, Corporate Development
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 23, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today it has promoted Christopher D. Kastner to corporate vice president and general manager, corporate development. Effective immediately, Kastner will report to HII President and CEO Mike Petters. Christopher D. Kastner, corporate vice president and general ... 
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08/15/12Huntington Ingalls Industries Subsidiary AMSEC LLC Wins U.S. Navy Engineering and Technical Services Task Order
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Aug. 15, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has been awarded a task order under a previously awarded contract to provide engineering and technical services to support efforts to improve U.S. Navy shipboard technical data environments. The indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee SeaPort Enhanced (SeaPort-e) task order contains a base period with two, one-year option periods ... 
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08/13/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Graduates 295 From Its Gulf Coast Apprentice School
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug. 13, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) held graduation ceremonies for graduates of Ingalls Shipbuilding's Apprentice School on Saturday. The ceremony, held at the Biloxi Civic Center, included 295 students from crafts representing shipbuilders from Pascagoula, Gulfport, Miss., and Avondale, La., sites. Ingal... 
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08/13/12Photo Release -- Victoria D. Harker Joins Huntington Ingalls Industries Board of Directors
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 13, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Victoria D. Harker has been elected to its board of directors. Victoria D. Harker Joins Huntington Ingalls Industries Board of Directors A photo accompanying this release is availab... 
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08/08/12Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Strong Second Quarter Results; Significant Progress on Key Programs
Revenues were $1.72 billion for the second quarter 2012 Segment operating margin improved to 7.4 percent from 6.3 percent in Q2 2011 Total operating margin rose to 6.2 percent, up from 5.8 percent in the same period 2011 Diluted earnings per share was $1.00, up 20 cents over second quarter 2011 Cash provided from operating activities was $151 million for the quarter NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 8, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) r... 
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08/07/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Starts Fabrication on LPD 27, Company's 11th Ship in the Class
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug. 7, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Monday Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) began construction on the amphibious transport dock LPD 27. The ship, being built at the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division, is the 11th ship in the USS San Antonio (LPD 17) class of ships. Ingalls Shipbuilding employee Paul Bosarge (seated, far left) cuts... 
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08/03/12Video Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Offers Internships for Local Teachers
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 3, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that 23 educators from public schools throughout southeastern Virginia are participating in a teacher internship through the Career Pathways program at its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. A video accompanying this release is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsarchive/hii/pages/news_releases.html?d=10000873 Through Career Pathways, NNS par... 
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08/02/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Apprentice School Recognized as Trailblazer and Innovator
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 2, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that The Apprentice School at its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has been recognized by the Department of Labor's Office of Apprenticeship as a 21st Century Registered Apprenticeship Trailblazer and Innovator. Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis (... 
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07/30/12Huntington Ingalls Industries Subsidiary AMSEC LLC Wins U.S. Navy TSIMS Support Contract
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., July 30, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has been awarded a contract to provide Total Ship Information Management System (TSIMS) support to the U.S. Navy. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee SeaPort Enhanced (SeaPort-e) task order contains a base period with two one-year option periods which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of the contract to approx... 
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07/28/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Christens LPD 25 Somerset in Honor of the 9/11 Heroes of Flight 93
AVONDALE, La., July 28, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nearly 1,800 guests attended the christening today of Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) ninth amphibious transport dock, Somerset (LPD 25), at the company's Avondale shipyard. LPD 25 is named to honor the courage of the passengers and crew members of United Airlines Flight 93, which crashed on Sept. 11, 2001, near Shanksville in Somerset County, Pa. ... 
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07/27/12Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $1.5 Billion Contract for Construction of 11th LPD
PASCAGOULA, Miss., July 27, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Navy today awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) a $1.5 billion fixed-price incentive contract for the detail design and construction of the amphibious transport dock LPD 27. The ship will be built at the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division. "This contract validates our proven performance in building amphibious ships," said Doug Lounsberry, vice president, LPD program. "Our shipbuilders have the necessary and unique... 
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07/19/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Awarded $43 Million Contract Modification for Aircraft Carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) Materials
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 19, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has received a $43.4 million modification to a previously awarded contract from the U.S. Navy for purchase of materials for the construction of the aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79), the second ship in the Navy's newest class of carriers. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii... 
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07/11/12Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Aug. 8
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., July 11, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its second quarter 2012 financial results on Wednesday, Aug. 8 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. Eastern the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial of... 
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06/25/12Photo Release -- Ingalls-built Anchorage (LPD 23) Successfully Completes U.S. Navy Acceptance Trials
AVONDALE, La., June 25, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today the completion of another successful sea trial as the amphibious transport dock Anchorage (LPD 23) returned from a three-day testing voyage in the Gulf of Mexico. The company's seventh ship in the LPD 17 class returned Friday following rigorous testing of most of the ship's systems. The ship is currently under construction at Ingalls' Avondale facility. Image: Anchorage (LPD 23) The amphi... 
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06/22/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Apprentice Isaih Harrison Receives Outstanding In-State Male Athlete of the Year Award
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 22, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that an Apprentice School basketball player from its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division received the 2012 Outstanding In-State Male Athlete of the Year award from the Peninsula Sports Club (PSC). After being named the recipient on May 29, Isaih Harrison was presented the award at the PSC Headliners Night on June 18. Image: Isaih Harrison Apprentice School student-athlete Isaih H... 
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06/21/12Huntington Ingalls Industries Subsidiary AMSEC LLC Recognized by Weight Watchers for Losing One Ton of Weight
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., June 21, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has been recognized by Weight Watchers for employees collectively losing one ton of weight. Since beginning the Weight Watchers At Work program in May 2009, AMSEC employees have lost a combined total of 2,000 pounds. Employees attend Weight Watchers meetings once a week during their lunch break. Some employees have seen such positive results that they ... 
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06/14/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Appoints Peter Diakun to Vice President of Energy Programs
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 14, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Peter Diakun, vice president and chief technology officer of its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division, has been appointed to vice president of energy programs. Image: Peter Diakun Peter Diakun has been appointed to vice president of energy programs at Newport News Shipbuilding, effective June 30. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire... 
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06/06/12Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at the Deutsche Bank Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., June 6, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at the Deutsche Bank Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference on Wednesday, June 13 in Chicago. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Petters and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 8:40 a.m. CDT and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear... 
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06/05/12Multimedia Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Launches the Multi-Purpose Amphibious Assault Ship America (LHA 6)
PASCAGOULA, Miss., June 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division launched the U.S. Navy's next amphibious assault ship, America (LHA 6), from the company's floating drydock on Monday. Image: America (LHA 6) Tugboats guide the amphibious assault ship America (LHA 6) to her berthing place on Monday at Ingalls Shipbuilding. The Ingalls-built amphibious transport dock Arlington (LPD 24) can be seen in the backgroun... 
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05/31/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $2.38 Billion Contract for Detail Design and Construction of LHA 7
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 31, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. Navy today awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) a $2.38 billion fixed-price-incentive contract for the detail design and construction of the multipurpose amphibious assault ship Tripoli (LHA 7). The ship will be built at the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division. Image: Tripoli (LHA 7) An artist's rendering of an America-class amphibious assault ship. Tripoli (LHA 7) will be 844 feet long and 106 feet wide and will dis... 
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05/29/12Huntington Ingalls Industries Subsidiary AMSEC LLC Recognized as an American Heart Association Fit-Friendly Company
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., May 29, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has been recognized by the American Heart Association (AHA) as a Gold-Level Fit-Friendly Company for helping employees eat better and become more active. "Physical activity and employee wellness are important priorities at AMSEC," said Harris Leonard, HII vice president and president of AMSEC operations. "We are honored and excited to be recognized by t... 
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05/24/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Celebrates Construction Milestone on Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 24, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division reached a construction milestone by lowering the final keel section of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) into place. Local media were invited to NNS to watch as the 680-metric-ton lower bow unit was joined to the other keel sections in the dry dock. Image: CVN 78 Lower Bow Lift The 680-metric ton lower bow uni... 
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05/23/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Achieves Major Construction Milestone on Virginia-Class Submarine Minnesota
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 23, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the Virginia-class submarine Minnesota (SSN 783) is "pressure hull complete," signifying that all of the submarine's hull sections have been joined to form a single, watertight unit. Minnesota will be the 10th Virginia-class submarine and the fifth delivered by HII's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. Image: Minnesota (SSN 783) The Virginia-class submarine Minnesota (SSN 78... 
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05/21/12Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' Wellness Program Hosts 5K in Newport News
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 21, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More than 1,000 Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) employees participated in the fifth annual 5K fun run hosted by HII's wellness program, HealthWaves, and its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. The event was open to HII employees and their families. Image: HealthWaves 5K More than 1,000 shipbuilders hit the streets of downtown Newport News Saturday to participate in the fifth annual 5K hosted by Huntington Ingalls Industries' w... 
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05/21/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding's Seventh LPD Successfully Completes Builder's Sea Trials
AVONDALE, La., May 21, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the company's seventh amphibious transport dock, Anchorage (LPD 23), returned Friday from successful builder's sea trials in the Gulf of Mexico. The ship is currently under construction at Ingalls' Avondale facility. Image: Anchorage (LPD 23) The amphibious transport dock Anchorage (LPD 23) sails the Gulf of Mexico during builder's sea trials. A photo accompanying this release is ... 
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05/15/12Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $133.7 Million Advance Procurement Contract for Amphibious Transport Dock LPD 27
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 15, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $133.7 million, cost-plus-fixed-fee advance procurement contract modification from the U.S. Navy to provide long lead time materials for LPD 27, the 11th amphibious transport dock of the San Antonio (LPD 17) class. The funds awarded to Ingalls will be used to purchase long lead time materials and major equipment in support of the n... 
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05/10/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Dedicates 10th Habitat for Humanity Home
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 10, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division turned over keys to the 10th Habitat for Humanity home the shipyard has constructed in partnership with Habitat for Humanity Peninsula and Greater Williamsburg. Since 2002, NNS has partnered with the organization to build homes for families in the community. Image: Habitat for Humanity house dedication (From left) Newport News Shipbuild... 
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05/09/12Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports First Quarter Results; Continues Segment Operating Margin Improvement
Sales were $1.57 billion for the first quarter 2012 Segment operating margin improved to 6.4 percent from 5.0 percent in Q1 2011 Total operating margin was 5.1 percent, up from 5.0 percent in the same period last year Diluted earnings per share was $0.67 Cash and cash equivalents at the end of the quarter was $551 million NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 9, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reported first quarter 2012 sales of $1.57 billion, ... 
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05/04/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Breaks Ground on New Apprentice School
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 4, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division broke ground on the shipyard's new Apprentice School campus. Apprentice School students, faculty and staff were joined by Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, U.S. Reps. Scott Rigell, Bobby Scott and Rob Wittman, Newport News Mayor McKinley Price, HII leadership and other business and community leaders Thursday at the construction site for a ceremo... 
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05/04/12Ingalls Shipbuilding Honors Employees With "President's Awards for Excellence"
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 4, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has honored six teams and two individuals with "President's Awards for Excellence" for their outstanding and innovative work on shipbuilding projects. The award-winners were formally recognized at a dinner held May 3 in Gulfport, Miss. "The President's Award recognizes individual shipbuilders and teams for their commitment to achieving extraordinary performance," said In... 
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05/02/12Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Subsidiary AMSEC LLC to Move Headquarters
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., May 2, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has picked an existing building in Virginia Beach for its new headquarters. Image: AMSEC Center AMSEC expects to be operating from the new "AMSEC Center" headquarters by late November 2012. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=12687 AMSEC had been engaged in a two-year search... 
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04/27/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Honors Employees With 40 or More Years of Continuous Service
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Apr 27, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division honored 720 shipbuilders last night for 40 or more years of continuous service to the shipyard. The largest group ever to be inducted was recognized during a banquet held at the Hampton Roads Convention Center. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=12623 Shipbu... 
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04/26/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Hosts City-Wide Egg Drop Engineering Competition
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Apr 26, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division partnered with Newport News Public Schools today to host the first Egg Drop Engineering Competition for middle and high school students. The event was sponsored by the NNS Career Pathways program. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=12618 Lynetta Haskett, AmilRiyana Jacobs, Re... 
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04/18/12Huntington Ingalls Industries Subsidiary AMSEC LLC Partners With HHIC Holdings Co., Ltd.
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Apr 18, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its subsidiary AMSEC has signed an agreement with Hanjin Heavy Industries and Construction Philippines, Inc. (HHIC-PHIL), a subsidiary of HHIC Holdings Co., Ltd. to work together in providing maintenance, repair and logistics services to the U.S. Navy and other customers in the western Pacific region. The agreement with HHIC-PHIL allows AMSEC to benefit from Hanjin's st... 
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04/16/12Photo Release -- Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford Reaches 75 Percent Structural Completion
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Apr 16, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that structural production of the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) is 75 percent complete. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=12417 The lead ship in the new class of carriers has been under construction at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division since November 2009. It is on tra... 
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04/11/12Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host First Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on May 9
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 11, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its first quarter 2012 financial results on Wednesday, May 9 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. Eastern the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial off... 
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04/04/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Brings Benefits of STEM to Life for Area Students
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 4, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division hosted 50 students and faculty from area high schools as part of Heritage High School's Engineering and Technology Magnet Program Seniors Internship and Newport News Public Schools' "Spring Break: Make It Work" job shadowing program. Both programs focus on the benefits of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) in the workplace. ... 
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03/30/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $76 Million Advance Procurement Contract for Sixth NSC
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 30, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $76 million fixed-price contract from the U.S. Coast Guard to purchase long-lead materials for a sixth National Security Cutter (NSC). Construction and delivery of the yet-to-be-named WMSL 755 will be performed at the company's Pascagoula facility. A second phase of the contract, when awarded, would bring the overall value to $88 mil... 
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03/29/12Huntington Ingalls Industries Marks One-Year Anniversary by Ringing the New York Stock Exchange Closing Bell
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 29, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) President and CEO Mike Petters will signal the end of the March 29 trading session—and HII's first year of operations—by ringing the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange. HII was established March 31, 2011, as an independent and publicly traded company. HII builds the most complex, cost-effective and capable warships that have ever sailed the seas, and over the last century has built more sh... 
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03/28/12Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Strong Fourth Quarter and 2011 Results; On Track to Deliver Long-Term Performance Targets
Total sales were $1.74 billion for the fourth quarter and $6.58 billion for 2011 Adjusted total operating margin was 6.6 percent for the fourth quarter and 6.1 percent for 2011 Adjusted diluted earnings per share was $1.19 for the fourth quarter and $3.97 for 2011 Cash provided by operations was $474 million for the fourth quarter and $528 million for 2011 NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 28, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII - News) reported... 
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03/26/12Ingalls Shipbuilding Highlighting Patrol Frigate Derivative of National Security Cutter at DIMDEX
DOHA, Qatar, March 26, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will participate in Doha's International Maritime Defense Exhibition and Conference (DIMDEX) this week, highlighting the new patrol frigate derivative of the company's proven U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter. The patrol frigate could be built at the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding facility in Pascagoula, Mississippi. "The Ingalls patrol frigate design has already proven its seaworthiness in U.S. ... 
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03/16/12Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding's Sixth Amphibious Transport Dock, San Diego (LPD 22), Sails Away to Join the U.S. Navy Fleet
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 16, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the company's sixth amphibious transport dock, San Diego (LPD 22), sailed away from Ingalls Shipbuilding facilities last night en route to her commissioning site in San Diego. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=12053 "We're watching this ship leave today with a lot of pride," said Doug Lounsberry, Ing... 
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03/07/12Photo Release -- HII President and CEO Mike Petters Speaks as Part of University of Virginia's Leadership Series
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., March 7, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) President and CEO Mike Petters spoke at the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business on March 6. Petters' address was part of the school's Leadership Speakers Series, which features the world's thought leaders and gives MBA students, faculty and staff the opportunity to hear and discuss leaders' stories and advice. Image: Mike Petters HII President and CEO Mike Petters speaks to MBA student... 
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03/05/12HII Awarded Subcontract From The Shaw Group for Fabrication Work
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Mar 5, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Industrial Corp. (NNI) subsidiary has been awarded four subcontracts by The Shaw Group for fabrication work in the construction of four commercial nuclear power units. "These awards represent a significant achievement for our company as we look to continue expanding into the commercial energy industry," said Matt Mulherin, president of Newport News Shipbui... 
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03/05/12Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Promotes Lori Harper to Vice President of Supply Chain Management at Ingalls Shipbuilding
PASCAGOULA, Miss., March 5, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Lori Harper has been promoted to vice president of supply chain management for the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division. In this capacity, Harper will be responsible for all Gulf Coast supply chain management functions, including sourcing and procurement, inventory control and material operations in support of all Ingalls contracts. She is filling a position that became vacant at... 
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02/27/12Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Appoints Marty Erdossy to Corporate Director of Customer Relations
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 27, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) has appointed Marty Erdossy to corporate director of customer relations for the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. Image: Marty Erdossy Marty Erdossy has been named HII's corporate director of customer relations for the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=11795 ... 
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02/24/12HII Awarded $383 Million Contract for Continued Planning Work for Refueling Complex Overhaul of USS Abraham Lincoln
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 24, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has received a $383 million cost-plus-fixed-fee, level-of-effort contract option to continue planning work for the refueling complex overhaul (RCOH) of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72). If all contract options are exercised, the full value of the contract could reach $678 million. The contract op... 
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02/23/12Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $70 Million Advance Procurement Contract for Amphibious Transport Dock LPD 27
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Feb. 23, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $70 million cost-plus-fixed-fee advance procurement contract modification from the U.S. Navy to provide long-lead materials for LPD 27, the 11th amphibious transport dock of the USS San Antonio (LPD 17) class. The funds awarded to Ingalls will be used to purchase long-lead-time materials and major equipment in support of the new s... 
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02/23/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Engineers Promote STEM and Shipbuilding Careers at Career Day Event
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 23, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Engineers from Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division challenged future engineers during a career day event hosted at NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton. The shipyard co-hosted today's event with NASA Langley and the Peninsula Engineering Council (PEC) to broaden and reinforce students' interests in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and increase awareness and appreciation of engin... 
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02/21/12Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Daniel P. Holloway as Ingalls Shipbuilding Vice President of Customer Relations
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Feb. 21, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Vice Adm. Daniel P. Holloway, U.S. Navy (Ret.), has been named vice president of customer relations for the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division. In this capacity, Holloway will be responsible for all customer outreach for Ingalls programs and will be located in HII's Washington, D.C., office. Image: Daniel P. Holloway Vice Adm. Daniel P. Holloway, U.S. Navy (Ret.), has been n... 
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02/21/12Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on March 28
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 21, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will release its fourth quarter 2011 financial results on Wednesday, March 28 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. Eastern the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief financial ... 
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02/20/12Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Employees Honored as Black Engineers of the Year
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 20, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that 18 shipbuilders were recognized for achievements in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) during the 26th Black Engineer of the Year Award STEM Global Competitiveness Conference. Image: BEYA winners from Ingalls Shipbuilding Black Engineer of the Year Award winners from Ingalls Shipbuilding included: (left to right) Wilbert Domino, Contina Benn, Davida Cu... 
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02/10/12Photo Release -- U.S. Reps. Courtney and Scott Tour Newport News Shipbuilding
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 10, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today hosted a visit by U.S. Reps. Joe Courtney (D-Conn.) and Robert C. Scott (D-Va.) at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=11624 The congressmen met with shipbuilders during tours of the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), which is currently under construction,... 
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02/06/12Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts Apprentice School Graduation
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Feb. 6, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) hosted commencement exercises Saturday for the company's Apprentice School located at Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS). The graduation, held at the Liberty Baptist Church Worship Center in Hampton, celebrated the achievements of 161 apprentices representing 26 trades. Image: Apprentice School Graduation Tamesha Lashai Walker, a painter-insulator from Suffolk, was among the 161 Apprentice School graduat... 
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01/30/12Ingalls Shipbuilding Presenting Patrol Frigate Derivative of National Security Cutter at Pacific 2012 Trade Show
SYDNEY, Australia, Jan. 30, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present a new patrol frigate derivative of the company's proven U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter at this week's Pacific 2012 International Maritime and Naval Exposition (booth 4U9). The patrol frigate could be built at the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding facility in Mississippi. "The National Security Cutter is a ship with tremendous capability and a demonstrated operational performance... 
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01/27/12Ingalls Shipbuilding Awards $70,500 to Gulf Coast School Districts for STEM-Related Projects
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Jan. 27, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has awarded $70,500 in grants to 19 school districts and organizations in Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana. The grants will be used by the districts for various science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) projects. "These STEM grants provide school districts with resources that math and science teachers can use to get students exci... 
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01/26/12Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Hosts U.S. Rep. Jon Runyan
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 26, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today hosted a visit by U.S. Rep. Jon Runyan (R-N.J.) at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. The congressman met with shipbuilders and toured the shipyard with Ken Mahler, the division's vice president of Navy Programs. Image: U.S. Rep. Jon Runyan U.S. Rep. Jon Runyan (left) received an update on the progress on the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) during a tour of Newport... 
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01/25/12Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Ron Murray as Newport News Shipbuilding's Vice President of Quality and Process Excellence
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 25, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today announced that Ron Murray has been promoted to vice president of quality and process excellence for the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. Image: Ron Murray Ron Murray, Newport News Shipbuilding's vice president of quality and process excellence A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=11461 As lead for... 
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01/23/12Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at Cowen and Company's Aerospace/Defense Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 23, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at Cowen and Company's 33rd annual Aerospace/Defense Conference on Tuesday, Feb. 7 in New York. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Michael Petters and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 8:55 a.m. EST and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ship... 
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01/03/12Newport News Shipbuilding Assumes Maintenance Services Role at Kesselring Research and Development Site
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jan. 3, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has assumed responsibility for maintenance services at the Kenneth A. Kesselring Site in West Milton, N.Y. NNS was awarded the contract in September 2011 by Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corp. (BMPC) to provide maintenance services on the two nuclear reactor prototypes at the Kesselring site, a research and development facility that suppor... 
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12/21/11HII Awarded $113 Million to Continue Construction Preparation Efforts for John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) Aircraft Carrier
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 21, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has received a $113 million contract from the U.S. Navy to continue ship and propulsion plant design engineering and engineering services for the aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79). "This award allows us to continue focusing our efforts on what we do best, and that's designing and building superior warships," said Mike Shawcros... 
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12/19/11Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilders Celebrate the Season of Giving With Foodbank Donation
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 19, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division donated more than $13,500 and more than 28,000 pounds of non-perishable food to the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank during the shipyard's annual holiday food drive. Image: Food Drive Mike Reilley, director of Nuclear Construction Engineering at Newport News Shipbuilding, sits among more than 4,400 food items collected during the shipyard's... 
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12/19/11Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers San Diego (LPD 22) to the U.S. Navy
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Dec. 19, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today delivered the company's sixth amphibious transport dock, San Diego (LPD 22), to the U.S. Navy. The ship was delivered in a brief ceremony at Ingalls Shipbuilding. Image: San Diego (LPD 22) Doug Lounsberry (left) and Cmdr. Joe Tuite (center) applaud as Cmdr. Jon Haydel, commanding officer of San Diego (LPD 22), holds up the ceremonial document acknowledging the ship's custody transfer from Hunti... 
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12/14/11Newport News Shipbuilding Employees Donate $1.6 Million to 2012 United Way Campaign
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec. 14, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that employees at its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division donated $1.6 million to the United Way of the Virginia Peninsula. NNS is the largest single contributor to the campaign. "We challenged our shipbuilders to raise $1.5 million, and we are proud to have exceeded that goal," said Chavis Harris, NNS' director, EEO, Diversity and Corporate Citizenship. "Newport News Shipbuildi... 
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12/14/11Ingalls Shipbuilding Employees Donate $757,000 to United Way
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Dec. 14, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that employees at its Ingalls Shipbuilding division donated $757,000 to United Way organizations in four communities shipbuilders call home. "Once again, our employees have shown pride in their communities with their contributions to United Way," said Richard Schenk, vice president of Test and Trials at Ingalls Shipbuilding and chairman of United Way for Jackson and George Counties. ... 
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12/05/11Newport News Shipbuilding Promotes Shipyard Safety Through Music
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Dec 5, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division released a shipyard safety music video featuring a song written by one of its shipbuilders. Shipfitter Alfred Flythe wrote "Safety First" for a safety song contest NNS sponsored over the summer. "The safety song contest provided a great opportunity for me to combine two of my passions: singing and shipbuilding," Flythe said. "... 
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12/02/11Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $46 Million Advance Procurement Contract for DDG 1002 Work
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Dec 2, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today announced that the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded an advance procurement contract for work on the U.S. Navy's third Zumwalt-class destroyer, DDG 1002. The contract is valued at $46 million, with the majority of the work taking place at the company's Composite Center of Excellence in Gulfport. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globe... 
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12/01/11Union Members Ratify Ingalls Shipbuilding Contract Extension
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Dec 1, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the Pascagoula Metal Trades Council (PMTC) and local chapters of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), International Association of Machinists (IAM), United Federation of Special Police and Security Officers (UFSPSO) and Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU) approved an extension on the collective bargaining agreement with the com... 
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11/22/11Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $51 Million Life-Cycle Engineering and Support Services Contract on U.S. Navy LPD 17 Program
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Nov 22, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded a $51.3 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for life-cycle engineering and support services on the U.S. Navy's USS San Antonio (LPD 17) class of amphibious transport dock ships. This is the second of four annual options associated with a base contract awarded in February 2010, with a potential value of $249.4 million. A phot... 
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11/21/11Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding's Dave Whiddon Receives SNAME's 2011 William M. Kennedy Award
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Nov 21, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that David Whiddon, chief engineer at HII's Ingalls Shipbuilding division, has been named the 2011 recipient of the prestigious William M. Kennedy Award. The award was presented to Whiddon by the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (SNAME) on Nov. 18 during its annual meeting in Houston. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire... 
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11/21/11Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at the Credit Suisse Aerospace and Defense Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 21, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will present at the Credit Suisse Aerospace and Defense Conference on Wednesday, Nov. 30 in New York. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Michael Petters and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 9:45 a.m. EST and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships for t... 
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11/18/11Photo Release -- San Diego (LPD 22) Successfully Completes U.S. Navy Acceptance Sea Trial
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Nov. 18, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced that the company's sixth amphibious transport dock, San Diego (LPD 22), successfully completed her U.S. Navy acceptance trial this week. The ship returned to Ingalls Shipbuilding Thursday after a two-day sea trial. Image: San Diego (LPD 22) The amphibious transport dock San Diego (LPD 22) successfully completed acceptance sea trials on Thursday. Shipbuilders will spend the next month puttin... 
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11/15/11Photo Release -- HII Shipbuilders Receive National Recognition for STEM Achievements
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov 15, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that seven of its female shipbuilders were recognized for achievements in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) at the 16th Annual Women of Color STEM Conference. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=11070 The conference, held this year at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas, provide... 
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11/10/11Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Third Quarter Results
-- Sales were $1.59 billion for the third quarter 2011 -- Adjusted total operating margin, which excludes a non-cash goodwill impairment charge, was 6.9 percent -- Adjusted diluted earnings per share, which excludes a non-cash goodwill impairment charge, was $1.05 -- Cash provided by operating activities was $232 million NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 10, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) reported third quarter 2011 sales of $1.59 bi... 
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11/08/11Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Name Reclaims Its Place on Shipyard Gantry Crane
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov 8, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Newport News Shipbuilding's name has returned to its perch 233 feet above the shipyard. After more than 10 years, 250 gallons of primer and 260 gallons of paint, the Newport News Shipbuilding name once again sprawls across the downtown Newport News skyline on the girder of the shipyard's 1,050-metric ton gantry crane. A photo accompanying this release is available at htt... 
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11/04/11Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Completes Carrier Classic Trophy
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov 4, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has completed construction of the 2011 Quicken Loans Carrier Classic trophy that will be presented on Veterans Day to the winner of the Division I men's basketball game being played on USS Carl Vinson. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10992 The pewt... 
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10/31/11Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $13 Million Contract for DDG 1000 Work
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct 31, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division has been awarded a $13 million contract for continued work on the U.S. Navy's Zumwalt (DDG 1000) class of destroyers. This is a modification to a previously awarded contract. "This contract modification provides additional funding for the composite work we're doing on the deckhouse for this shipbuilding program," said Karrie T... 
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10/31/11Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries President and CEO Mike Petters Named to Board of Directors for the U.S. Naval Academy Foundation
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct 31, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that Mike Petters, its president and chief executive officer, was recently elected to the board of directors for the U.S. Naval Academy Foundation. He will serve a four-year term. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10958 The mission of the U.S. Naval Academy Foundation is "to support, promote and... 
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10/28/11Photo Release -- House Armed Services Committee Chairman Defends Shipbuilding During Newport News Visit
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct 28, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division hosted a shipyard tour for House Armed Services Committee Chairman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Calif.), U.S. Reps. J. Randy Forbes (R-Va.), Rob Wittman (R-Va.) and Scott Rigell (R-Va.), and Navy leadership. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10957 McKeon... 
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10/25/11Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Hosts U.S. Senator Roger Wicker and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct 25, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) today hosted U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert at the company's Ingalls Shipbuilding division. Both special visitors met with shipbuilders and were given a tour of the shipyard by Ingalls Shipbuilding President Irwin F. Edenzon. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagaller... 
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10/20/11HII Awarded Contract for Submarine Engineering Work
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct 20, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division was awarded a cost-plus-fixed-fee, level-of-effort contract option valued at $118.9 million from the U.S. Navy. The contract option is for work on Los Angeles-class, Seawolf-class, Virginia-class and Ohio-class submarines, special mission submersible interfaces, submarine support facilities and related programs. NNS is th... 
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10/11/11Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Nov. 10
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct 11, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) will release its third quarter 2011 financial results on Thursday, Nov. 10 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. Eastern the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chief ... 
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10/11/11Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Hosts Susan Ford Bales for Progress Update on Ford Aircraft Carrier
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct 11, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division hosted a visit by Susan Ford Bales, daughter of the late President Gerald R. Ford and sponsor of his namesake ship. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10829 Bales received a briefing on Gerald R. Ford's (CVN 78) construction progress since her las... 
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10/04/11Photo Release -- San Diego (LPD 22) Returns From Successful Builder's Sea Trials
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Oct 4, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced that the company's sixth amphibious transport dock, San Diego (LPD 22), returned over the weekend from successful builder's sea trials in the Gulf of Mexico. The ship is currently under construction at Ingalls Shipbuilding. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10749 "This is one of the best and most succe... 
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10/03/11Huntington Ingalls Industries Sponsors 2011 USO Gala in Washington, D.C.
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Oct 3, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) is pleased to announce its three star-level sponsorship of the annual USO Gala, which will take place Thursday, Oct. 6 at the Wardman Park Marriott Hotel in Washington, D.C. HII's sponsorship will help enable the USO to continue its critical mission of lifting the spirits of troops and their families through the many programs the organization delivers to service members, their families and... 
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09/30/11HII Wins Contract to Provide Maintenance on Nuclear Reactor Prototypes at Kesselring Research and Development Site
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sep 30, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has been awarded a contract by Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corp. (BMPC) to provide maintenance services at the Kenneth A. Kesselring Site in West Milton, N.Y., a research and development facility that supports the U.S. Navy's Nuclear Propulsion Program. NNS will serve as an industrial subcontractor, providing maintenance serv... 
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09/29/11Photo Release -- Continental Maritime of San Diego Receives Star Status From OSHA's Voluntary Protection Program
SAN DIEGO, Sep 29, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced that its subsidiary, Continental Maritime of San Diego (CMSD), has been recognized for exemplary shipyard safety and received "star" status in the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's Voluntary Projection Program (VPP). A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10710 "Receiving this status is the most i... 
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09/29/11Huntington Ingalls Industries Wins U.S. Navy HM&E Machinery and Systems Contract
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Sep 29, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Navy in support of hull, mechanical and electrical (HM&E) machinery and systems on Navy, federal agency and contracted vessels and platforms, selected maritime agency vessels, and select land-based sites. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee multiple-award contract con... 
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09/26/11Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $697.6 Million U.S. Navy Construction Contract for DDG 114 Aegis Guided Missile Destroyer
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sep 26, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division was awarded a $697.6 million fixed-price incentive construction contract for a new Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) destroyer, DDG 114. It will be the 30th Aegis guided missile destroyer Ingalls has built for the U.S. Navy. "This is an exciting opportunity for us to continue our outstanding quality of work in building DDG 51s," said Bob Merch... 
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09/26/11Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Names Chad Boudreaux Corporate Vice President for Litigation, Investigations and Compliance
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sep 26, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that Chad N. Boudreaux has joined the company as corporate vice president for litigation, investigations and compliance. He will report to Bruce N. Hawthorne, corporate vice president, general counsel and secretary, and to George M. Simmerman Jr., corporate vice president and deputy general counsel. Boudreaux comes to HII from Baker Botts LLP, where he established the law ... 
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09/20/11Huntington Ingalls Industries Wins U.S. Navy Support Services Contract
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Sep 20, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that its AMSEC LLC subsidiary has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Navy for functions related to integrated logistics support for Hull, Mechanical and Electrical (HM&E) technical data development, maintenance and management services. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract contains a base period with two one-year option periods ... 
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09/19/11SSN 787 Construction Kicks Off VCS Program's Two-Per-Year Build Plan
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sep 19, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division officially began construction of the yet-to-be-named Virginia-class submarine SSN 787 on Sept. 2, marking the beginning of the program's two-submarines-per-year build plan. "As a team, Newport News Shipbuilding and Electric Boat have been aggressive in identifying cost-reduction opportunities and construction ... 
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09/15/11Photo Release -- Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford's Stern Structurally Complete
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sep 15, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division placed an 825-ton superlift on the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) on Sept. 12, completing the ship's stern. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10567 Gerald R. Ford is being built using modular construction, a process where s... 
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09/15/11Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding to Design and Build Carrier Classic Trophy
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sep 15, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division is designing and building the trophy for the 2011 Quicken Loans Carrier Classic men's basketball game. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10568 Michigan State University and the University of North Carolina will face off on Veterans D... 
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09/14/11Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Donates More Than 22,000 School Supplies to Hampton Roads Students
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sep 14, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division's "School Tools" drive collected more than 22,000 school supplies that will benefit an estimated 1,000 area students. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10552 "We are proud of our employees' generous spirit that has built a successful School T... 
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09/09/11Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $482.8 Million Contract to Build Fifth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sep 9, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $482.8 million fixed-price-incentive-firm contract from the U.S. Coast Guard for the construction of a fifth National Security Cutter. Construction and delivery of the yet-to-be-named WMSL 754 will be performed at the company's Pascagoula facility. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenew... 
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09/07/11Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at the Citi Global Industrials Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Sep 7, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) will present at the 2011 Citi Global Industrials Conference on Wednesday, Sept. 21 in Boston. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Michael Petters and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 8 a.m. EDT and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships for ... 
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09/02/11CORRECTING AND REPLACING -- Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers U.S. Coast Guard's Third National Security Cutter
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sep 2, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- In the original release, a quote was incorrectly attributed to U.S. Coast Guard Rear Adm. Bruce D. Baffer. It should have been attributed to Rear Admiral John Korn, the Coast Guard's assistant commandant for acquisition and chief acquisition officer. Corrected release follows. Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE: HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division delivered the third National Security Cutter to the U.S.... 
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09/02/11Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Delivers U.S. Coast Guard's Third National Security Cutter
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Sep 2, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division delivered the third National Security Cutter to the U.S. Coast Guard. A shipboard ceremony officially transferred ownership of Stratton (WMSL 752) from Ingalls to the Coast Guard. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10448 "Today we deliver another great ship t... 
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08/30/11Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Starts Fabrication on Fourth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug 30, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division celebrated the "start of fabrication" of the U.S. Coast Guard's fourth National Security Cutter, Hamilton (WMSL 753). The shipbuilding milestone signifies that 100 tons of steel have been cut and fabricated utilizing a robotic plasma arc cutting machine at Ingalls' steel fabrication complex. A photo accompanying this release is av... 
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08/30/11Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Employee Honored With National Safety Award
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug 30, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that Marty Womack, a crane operator specialist working at its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division, has been recognized as a recipient of the Voluntary Protection Programs Participants' Association's Safety and Health Achievement Award. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10385 The 29-year ... 
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08/19/11Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Honors Shipbuilders With "President's Awards for Excellence"
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug 19, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division presented 39 shipbuilders with "President's Awards for Excellence" for their outstanding and innovative work on shipbuilding projects. The award-winners--two individuals and six teams--were honored at a dinner held Aug. 18 in Gulfport. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10173 "These t... 
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08/18/11Photo Release -- Structural Work on Gerald R. Ford Aircraft Carrier Reaches Halfway Point
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug 18, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that the structural production of the aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) has reached 50 percent completion. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10165 The lead ship in the new class of carriers has been under construction at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division since November 2... 
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08/12/11Photo Release -- Ingalls-built U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter Stratton (WMSL 752) Successfully Completes Acceptance Sea Trials
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug 12, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today the company's third U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter, Stratton (WMSL 752), returned from sea after successfully completing acceptance sea trials. The ship spent two days in the Gulf of Mexico effectively testing all of its systems for the Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV). A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/h... 
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08/12/11Photo Release -- HII Announces Jim Thornton as Newport News Shipbuilding's Director for Environmental Health and Safety Strategy and Regulatory Affairs
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug 12, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) today announced that Jim Thornton has been appointed director of environmental health and safety strategy and regulatory affairs for the company's Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10130 In this new role, Thornton is responsible for the development and implementation... 
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08/11/11HII Awarded $56.5 Million Construction Preparation Contract Modification for John F. Kennedy (CVN 79)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug 11, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) received a $56.5 million contract modification, under a previously awarded contract, for continuation of long lead time material procurement associated with construction of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy (CVN 79). The company's Newport News Shipbuilding division is the prime contractor. "This award continues our efforts to plan and prepare for construction of John ... 
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08/11/11Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Second Quarter Results
Click Here for PDF Version -- Sales were $1.56 billion for the second quarter 2011 -- Segment operating margin was 6.3 percent -- Total operating margin was 5.8 percent -- Diluted earnings per share for the quarter was $0.80 -- Cash provided by operating activities was $186 million -- Cash balance at quarter-end was $381 million NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug. 11, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) reported second quarter 2011 sales ... 
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08/08/11Photo Release -- Submarine California Delivered More Than Eight and a Half Months Ahead of Schedule
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug 8, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division delivered the Virginia-class submarine California (SSN781) to the U.S. Navy on Aug. 7. The delivery came more than eight and a half months early to the contract date and nearly five months faster than NNS' previous delivery of New Mexico. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagalle... 
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08/04/11Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Exhibits 125 Years of Shipbuilding History at The Mariners' Museum
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Aug 4, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS) division has partnered with The Mariners' Museum to share the shipyard's history through a collection of 51 photographs. The exhibit, named "Always Good Ships," will be open to the public Aug. 6 through Oct. 31. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10095 "We are ex... 
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08/04/11Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Donates Patriotic Van to Gulf Coast USO
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug 4, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries' (NYSE:HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division today donated a van to the Mississippi Gulf Coast USO. The van will be used to support the constant movement and activity of the USO lounges in Gulfport and other USO functions along the Gulf Coast and within Mississippi. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10092 "Donating this van is j... 
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07/29/11Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded $504 Million Contract Modification for Gerald R. Ford
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jul 29, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) received a $504 million cost-plus-incentive-fee contract extension to continue engineering work associated with construction of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78). The company's Newport News Shipbuilding division is the prime contractor. Work performed under the contract includes the continuation of design-related activities and integration and system analysis for no... 
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07/29/11Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Successfully Redelivers USS Albany (SSN 753)
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jul 29, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today announced that the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division has successfully redelivered the Los Angeles-class submarine USS Albany (SSN 753) to the U.S. Navy. The redelivery took place today, one day earlier than originally planned, following successful sea trials. The ship began its Docking Continuous Maintenance Availability March 15 at Newport News Shipbuilding. The work include... 
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07/20/11Huntington Ingalls Industries Wins U.S. Navy Support Services Contract
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Jul 20, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) subsidiary AMSEC LLC was awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity multiple award contract allowing an AMSEC-led team to compete for individual task orders solicited for service requirements. The award has a three-year base period with one five-year award term. The contract is one of approximately 2,500 awarded under the SeaPort Enhanced (SeaPort-e) acquisition program for services... 
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07/19/11Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces the Appointment of Beci Brenton as Corporate Director of Public Affairs
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jul 19, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today the appointment of Rebecca E. "Beci" Brenton to the position of corporate director of public affairs. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=10027 Brenton, who works in HII's Washington, D.C., office, is responsible for the planning and development of public affairs campaigns in support of the company's ne... 
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07/14/11Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded $98.6 Million Advance Procurement Contract for Amphibious Transport Dock Ship LPD 27
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Jul 14, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --The U.S. Navy awarded Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) a $98 million cost-plus-fixed-fee advance procurement contract modification for long-lead materials for LPD 27, the 11th amphibious transport dock ship of the USS San Antonio (LPD 17) class. The work, which will be conducted by the Ingalls Shipbuilding division in Pascagoula, will include the purchase of long-lead-time materials and major equipment in support of the ne... 
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07/13/11Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on Aug. 11
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jul 13, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) will release its second quarter 2011 financial results on Thursday, Aug. 11 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. Eastern the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chie... 
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07/11/11Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Graduates 162 Apprentice School Shipbuilders
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Jul 11, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) held a graduation ceremony for graduates of Ingalls Shipbuilding's Apprentice School on Saturday, July 9. The ceremony, held at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum and Convention Center in Biloxi, included 162 students from 13 different crafts representing shipbuilders from Ingalls' Pascagoula, Gulfport and Avondale sites. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewsw... 
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07/05/11Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding-Built Submarine California (SSN 781) Returns From Successful Sea Trials
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jul 5, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that California (SSN 781), the nation's newest and most advanced nuclear-powered submarine, returned to the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division after completing the ship's first round of sea trials. The submarine returned July 2 with a broom on its mast, symbolizing a "clean sweep" and successful sea trial. A Newport News Shipbuilding flag also flew over the submarine to... 
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07/01/11Photo Release -- Ingalls-Built U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter Stratton (WMSL 752) Completes Successful Builder's Trials
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Jul 1, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) announced today that Stratton (WMSL 752), the company's third U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter (NSC), successfully completed builder's sea trials in the Gulf of Mexico. The company's latest NSC, built at Ingalls Shipbuilding, spent three full days at sea effectively testing all of the ship's systems. "Our sea trial team put Stratton through a rigorous test regime this week, and the sh... 
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06/30/11Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding's Apprentice School Celebrates 92nd Anniversary
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Jun 30, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) will celebrate the 92nd anniversary of its Newport News Shipbuilding Apprentice School on Friday. The school has grown from three instructors and 126 apprentices in 1919 to more than 100 faculty and 750 apprentices today. The Apprentice School is expected to award its 10,000th diploma later this year. "The Apprentice School is essentially our shipbuilding production leadership academy," said ... 
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06/15/11Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded U.S. Navy Construction Contract for DDG 113 Guided Missile Destroyer
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Jun 15, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Ingalls Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII), was awarded a construction contract for the Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) destroyer DDG 113. As this award represents Phase I of a competitive two-phased acquisition approach to procure FY11/FY12 DDG 51s, with Phase II including the potential award of up to three additional ships, the award amount is considered source selection-sensitive information. D... 
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05/31/11Huntington Ingalls Industries to Present at the Deutsche Bank Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 31, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) will present at the Deutsche Bank Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference on Wednesday, June 15. The presentation by HII President and Chief Executive Officer Michael Petters and Chief Financial Officer Barbara Niland will begin at 10:20 a.m. EDT and will be webcast on www.huntingtoningalls.com. Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) designs, builds and maintains nuclear and non-... 
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05/25/11Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Starts Fabrication on U.S. Navy's 10th USS San Antonio-Class Ship
PASCAGOULA, Miss., May 25, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Ingalls Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), announced today that it has begun construction on the U.S. Navy's newest amphibious assault ship, John P. Murtha (LPD 26). The company was recently awarded a $1.5 billion contract to build the USS San Antonio-class ship at the Pascagoula facility. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=9... 
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05/23/11Photo Release -- First Gerald R. Ford-Class Carrier Gets Superlift Toward Completion
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 23, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78), the lead ship in the new class of U.S. Navy super carriers, took another step toward completion Saturday as Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) erected a 945-ton superlift near the stern of the ship. Gerald R. Ford is being built using modular construction, a process where smaller sections of the ship are welded together to form large structural units called superlifts. These superlifts are pre-outfitted a... 
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05/23/11Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Completes Dry Dock Work for USS Theodore Roosevelt Refueling and Complex Overhaul
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 23, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), has completed the dry dock portion of work for the refueling and complex overhaul (RCOH) of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71). The ship is undergoing its one and only RCOH by the nation's sole designer, builder and refueler of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenews... 
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05/20/11Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Hosts Keel Laying Ceremony for Virginia-Class Submarine Minnesota
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 20, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII), hosted a keel laying ceremony today for the pre-commissioning unit Minnesota (SSN 783), a Virginia-class submarine named for the North Star State. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=9732 Ellen Roughead, Minnesota native and wife of Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Gary Roughe... 
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05/14/11Photo Release -- U.S. Navy's Amphibious Transport Dock Anchorage (LPD 23) Christened at Ingalls Shipbuilding Avondale Operations
AVONDALE, La., May 14, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Nearly 1,200 guests attended the christening of Anchorage (LPD 23), the seventh ship in the USS San Antonio class of ships being built by Ingalls Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries. LPD 23 officially received its name when ship sponsor Annette Conway broke a bottle across the ship's bow at the culmination of the ceremony held at the company's Avondale Operations. A photo accompanying this release is available at... 
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05/11/11Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports First Quarter Results
Successfully spun off as independent company on March 31, 2011 Sales were $1.68 billion for the first quarter 2011 Diluted EPS for the quarter was $0.92 Significant milestones achieved on major programs in each segment Backlog steady at $17.4 billion NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 11, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) reported first quarter 2011 sales of $1.68 billion, down 1.6 percent from the same period last year, and operating margin of 5.0 pe... 
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05/09/11Photo Release -- California's Crew Moves Aboard
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 9, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE:HII) today welcomed the crew of the newest Virginia-class submarine, California (SSN 781), as it moved aboard to prepare for the crew's first meal Tuesday in the ship's galley. A photo accompanying this release is available at URL: http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=9661 California, the seventh ship of the class and named to honor the "Golden State," is in the final stag... 
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05/02/11Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces the Appointment of Jim Taylor as Corporate Vice President, Benefits and Compensation
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., May 2, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that Jim Taylor has been named corporate vice president, benefits and compensation. In this capacity he is responsible for formulating and maintaining competitive benefit and compensation programs for HII, including executive compensation, salary and wage administration, incentives, deferred compensation, health and welfare insurance and retirement benefits. He reports to B... 
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04/27/11Photo Release -- Newport News Shipbuilding Christens Tugboat Named After Mathews Native Capt. Marvin Ambrose
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Apr 27, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Newport News Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII), today christened Capt. Ambrose, a tugboat named in honor of Capt. Marvin L. Ambrose, a former tugboat master and docking pilot who retired from the shipyard in 1973 after 44 years of service. The ceremonial christening was held behind the Virginia Advanced Shipbuilding and Carrier Integration Center in Newport News. Photos accompanying this re... 
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04/27/11Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Senior Leadership Promotions for Ingalls Shipbuilding
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Apr 27, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today senior leadership promotions for its Ingalls Shipbuilding division. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?pkgid=9582 HII, America's largest military shipbuilder, was previously a business sector of Northrop Grumman until effectively separating on March 31 in a spinoff of the company to shareholders. ... 
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04/26/11Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Names Division Presidents
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Apr 26, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved Irwin F. Edenzon as corporate vice president and president of Ingalls Shipbuilding and Matthew J. Mulherin as corporate vice president and president of Newport News Shipbuilding. HII, previously known as Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding, began operating on March 31 as an independent, publicly traded company after being spun off from Nor... 
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04/21/11Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces the Appointment of Will Ebbs as Corporate Vice President, Legislative Affairs and Policy Matters
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Apr 21, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today that William "Will" Ebbs has been named corporate vice president, legislative affairs and federal policy. In this capacity he is responsible for directing outreach regarding legislative and policy matters to Congress and the executive branch. He reports to Mitch Waldman, corporate vice president, government and customer relations. A photo accompanying this release is a... 
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04/18/11Huntington Ingalls Industries' Continental Maritime Division Awarded U.S. Navy Overhaul Contract
SAN DIEGO, Apr 18, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today a U.S. Navy contract to its Continental Maritime (CMSD) division to provide pump and motor overhaul services aboard Navy ships within a 50-mile radius of San Diego. The firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple-award contract, awarded with two other companies, has an estimated value of $120 million for all three prime contractors. The contract will have an... 
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04/14/11Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host First Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Webcast on May 11
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Apr 14, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) will release its first quarter 2011 financial results on Wednesday, May 11 and host an earnings conference call at 9 a.m. Eastern the same day. The call will be webcast live on HII's website: http://www.huntingtoningalls.com. HII participants will include Mike Petters, president and chief executive officer, and Barbara A. Niland, corporate vice president, business management, and chie... 
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04/07/11Photo Release -- Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Company's Business Management Team
NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Apr 7, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) --Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today three additions to the senior leadership team for the company's corporate business management and finance office functions. HII, previously known as Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding, began operating on March 31 as an independent, publicly traded company after being spun off from Northrop Grumman Corp. Photos accompanying this release are available at http://media.globenews... 
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04/01/11Photo Release -- Ingalls Shipbuilding Awarded U.S. Navy Contract Worth $1.5 Billion to Build Company's 10th San Antonio-Class Amphibious Transport Dock
PASCAGOULA, Miss., Apr 1, 2011 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. (NYSE:HII) announced today a U.S. Navy contract awarded to its Ingalls Shipbuilding division for the construction of the 10th San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock. The contract, worth $1.5 billion, will be used to build John P. Murtha (LPD 26), with construction expected to start in May. A photo accompanying this release is available at http://media.globenewswire.com/hii/mediagallery.html?...