USA: HII Receives USD 9.3 Million Navy Valves Contract

HII Receives USD 9.3 Million Navy Valves Contract

Huntington Ingalls Inc. (HII) has received a $9, 305,149 modification to previously awarded contract for planning and design yard functions for standard Navy valves in support of nuclear-powered submarines.

The work will be performed in Newport News, Va. and is expected to be completed by September 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. For more than a century, HII has built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. Employing more than 37,000 in Virginia, Mississippi, Louisiana and California, its primary business divisions are Newport News Shipbuilding and Ingalls Shipbuilding.

Naval Today Staff, October 24, 2012; Image: HII