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Lucas Hicks, Charles Southall, Mike Shawcross Take New Leadership Roles at HII Newport News Shipbuilding

Lucas Hicks, facilities director at Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (NYSE: HII) Newport News Shipbuilding division, has been promoted to vice president of construction for the John F. Kennedy (CVN 79) aircraft carrier at the division in a move that takes effect July 1. The 26-year HII veteran will directly report to Ken Mahler, VP …

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Mike Shawcross: Huntington Ingalls Expects JFK Carrier Construction Contract This Year

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has been awarded a $1.295 billion extension to continue preparing for construction of the John F. Kennedy aircraft carrier for the U.S. Navy. Mike Shawcross, vice president of CVN 79 construction for the company’s Newport News Shipbuilding division, said Tuesday that the company expects to be awarded …

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NGC Wins Deal to Continue Work on USS Gerald R. Ford

Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) has been awarded a $186.6 million cost plus fixed fee contract from the U.S. Navy to “continue the engineering and design effort for the nation’s newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78).” The company’s Shipbuilding sector is the prime contractor. This planned contract modification funds …

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NGC Returns Carrier to Navy

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has returned the nation’s newest nuclear-powered aircraft carrier, USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77), to the U.S. Navy after completing modernization and maintenance work provided during the ship’s post shakedown availability and selected restricted availability (PSA/SRA). The company’s Shipbuilding sector in Newport News, Va., was the …

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Northrop Grumman Completes Detail Design of Gerald R. Ford Product Model

Northrop Grumman Corporation has completed the development of the detail design phase for the Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) in the 3-dimensional Product Model. As the Navy’s first aircraft carrier to be entirely designed using a 3-dimensional Product Model, Gerald R. Ford is being built by the shipbuilding sector in …

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