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Credit: Huntington Ingalls Industries.

Rankings 2022

  • BUSINESS EXPANSION – Commended
  • PRODUCT LAUNCHES – Commended

Naval Technology Excellence Awards and Rankings 2022 – The Verdict

Huntington Ingalls Industries is a US headquartered supplier of engineering support services that is ranked for Business Expansion and Product Launches in the 2022 Naval Technology Excellence Rankings.

The company secured several contracts for maintenance, overhaul and intelligence during the research period, including winning a US Navy intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) support contract. The company’s Ingalls Shipbuilding division also secured a contract to provide support services for the US Navy’s San Antonio (LPD 17) class of amphibious transport docks; while its Newport News Shipbuilding division will carry out the mid-life refuelling overhaul and maintenance availability of the aircraft carrier USS John C Stennis (CVN 74). 

The company secured several contracts for maintenance, overhaul and intelligence during the research period

The company has also focused on expanding shipbuilding operations including an order from the US Navy for the supply of two REMUS 300 unmanned underwater vehicles (UUVs). The company’s Ingalls Shipbuilding division also began fabrication of the US Navy’s newest Arleigh Burke-class (DDG 51) destroyer Jeremiah Denton (DDG 129); and was also part of a venture to construct the tenth Block V Virginia-class submarine with Virginia Payload Module (VPM).

Elsewhere the company announced the launch of the amphibious transport dock Richard M McCool Jr (LPD 29) in the San Antonio class of amphibious assault force ships; launched the US Navy’s first Arleigh Burke-class Flight III guided missile destroyer; and launched the US Navy’s Block IV Virginia-class attack submarine, the future USS New Jersey (SSN 796).

Profile

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) is a provider of engineering and defense technologies. It designs, builds, and maintains nuclear and non-nuclear ships for the US Navy and Coast Guard. The product portfolio of the company comprises aircraft carriers, surface combatants, composite deckhouses and hangars, transport dock ship, amphibious assault ships, national security cutters and submarines. 

It provides construction, refueling, complex overhaul, technical and engineering and design services related to aircraft carriers and submarines. It also provides advanced unmanned maritime solutions for marine research, defense, and commercial applications. 

The company operates through a network of subsidiaries and offices in the US. HII is headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, the US.