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  1. Photo Release--Huntington Ingalls Industries Delivers Amphibious...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries' Ingalls Shipbuilding division delivered the amphibious transport dock Portland to the U.S. Navy today. "Today is a great day for this collective industry and customer team," said Kari Wilkinson, Ingalls' vice president, program management.

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  2. Photo Release--Huntington Ingalls Industries Christens Amphibious Assault Ship TripoliRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries' Ingalls Shipbuilding division christened the amphibious assault ship Tripoli today with approximately 2,000 guests in attendance. Lynne Mabus, wife of former Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus, is the ship's sponsor and officially christened Tripoli after successfully breaking a bottle of sparkling wine across its bow.

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  3. Video Release--Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded $2.8 Billion...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has received a $2.8 billion contract to execute the refueling and complex overhaul of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS George Washington . "We've spent the better part of three years planning and preparing for this availability," said Chris Miner, Newport News' vice president, in-service aircraft carrier programs.

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  4. TowneBank Announces Quarterly Cash DividendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | GlobeNewswire

    Hampton Roads based TowneBank announced today that its Board of Directors on August 23, 2017 declared its third-quarter shareholder cash dividend of $0.14 per common share payable on October 12, 2017 to shareholders of record on September 29, 2017. The amount and declaration of future cash dividends are subject to Board of Directors' approval in addition to regulatory restrictions.

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  5. Photo Release--Huntington Ingalls Industries Celebrates Ceremonial...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 24 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries today cut a 35-ton steel plate at its Newport News Shipbuilding division to kick off advance construction of the aircraft carrier Enterprise . The steel plate will become part of the foundation of Enterprise , the ninth U.S. Navy ship to bear the legendary name.

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  6. Photo Release - Huntington Ingalls Industries Announces Don Godwin As ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 22 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today that Don Godwin has been named vice president of business management and chief financial officer for the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. He will assume his new role on Sept.

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  7. Video Release--Huntington Ingalls Industries Completes Acceptance Sea Trials on PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 21 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today the successful completion of acceptance sea trials for the amphibious transport dock Portland . The San Antonio -class ship, built at HII's Ingalls Shipbuilding division, spent last week with the U.S. Navy's Board of Inspection and Survey , performing more than 200 trial events that included both in-port and underway portions.

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  8. Media Advisory - Huntington Ingalls Industries to Host...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 21 | GlobeNewswire

    HII's Newport News Shipbuilding division will hold a ceremonial first-cut-of-steel event to kick off construction of the new aircraft carrier Enterprise , the third ship of the Gerald R. Ford class. The ceremony is one of the very first construction milestones in the life of a ship.

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  9. tronc and IBD Partner to Bring Expert Financial Advice to Investors in New Monthly NewsletterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Investor's Business Daily , a leading financial news and research organization, and media company tronc , which operates several newspapers including Chicago Tribune , Los Angeles Times , and The Baltimore Sun , today announced a joint partnership introducing new monthly newsletter, Trophy Funds. The premium newsletter will focus specifically on mutual funds and offer investors expert knowledge to lead richer financial lives.

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  10. Huntington Ingalls Industries Reports Second Quarter 2017 ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries reported second quarter 2017 revenues of $1.86 billion, up 9.3 percent from the same period last year. The increase was driven primarily by higher volume at Ingalls Shipbuilding and the acquisition of Camber Corporation, which occurred in the fourth quarter of 2016.

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  11. Huntington Ingalls Industries Joins CEO Action for Diversity & InclusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today that it, along with more than 250 other of the world's leading companies, has signed the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusiona , the largest CEO-driven business commitment to advance diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion is led by a steering committee of CEOs and leaders from Accenture, BCG, Deloitte US, The Executive Leadership Council, EY, General Atlantic, KPMG, New York Life, Procter & Gamble, and PwC.

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  12. Huntington Ingalls Industries Declares Quarterly DividendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.60 per share, payable on Sept. 8, 2017, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 25, 2017.

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  13. TowneBank Announces Completion of Subordinated Notes OfferingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    TowneBank announced today the completion of a public offering and sale of $250 million in aggregate principal amount of its 4.50% fixed-to-floating rate subordinated notes due 2027 . The Notes were sold at par, resulting in net proceeds, after discounts and estimated offering expenses, of approximately $247.1 million.

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  14. Video Release--Huntington Ingalls Industries Successfully Completes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries' Ingalls Shipbuilding division announced today that the amphibious transport dock Portland has completed her first set of sea trials. Ingalls' test and trials team spent four days in the Gulf of Mexico operating the 11th San Antonio -class ship and demonstrating its systems.

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  15. Photo Release--Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded Uss Columbus Submarine Contract ModificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today that its Newport News Shipbuilding division has been awarded a $219 million modification to a previously awarded contract to execute maintenance and modernization efforts on the submarine USS Columbus . Contract work includes maintenance, repair, alterations, testing and routine work on the ship's hull structure, tanks, propulsion systems, electric plant, auxiliary systems, armament and furnishings.

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  16. Photo Release--Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded $218 Million...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today that its Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $218 million, cost-plus-fixed-fee advance procurement contract from the U.S. Navy to provide long-lead-time material and advance construction activities for LPD 29, the 13th amphibious transport dock of the San Antonio 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 and other long-lead systems.

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  17. Photo Release - Huntington Ingalls Industries' Newport News...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries' Newport News Shipbuilding division joined elected officials and community leaders on Thursday to dedicate the 15th house shipyard volunteers have constructed in partnership with Habitat for Humanity Peninsula and Greater Williamsburg since 2002. Thursday's ribbon-cutting welcomed Tanya Johnson and her children-Shane, Sadie and Charles-to their new home.

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  18. Photo Release--Leadership Changes Announced at Newport News ShipbuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today several leadership changes at the company's Newport News Shipbuilding division. Lucas Hicks has been promoted to vice president of construction for the aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy , and Charles Southall has been promoted to vice president of engineering and design.

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  19. Photo Release--Huntington Ingalls Industries Awarded Contract to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries' Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a contract modification to incorporate the "Flight III" upgrades to the Arleigh Burke -class guided missile destroyer Jack H. Lucas . The ship is the fifth of five destroyers the company was originally awarded in June 2013.

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  20. Photo Release--Huntington Ingalls Industries' Technical Solutions...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries announced today that its Technical Solutions division was awarded a task order by the U.S. Navy's Southwest Regional Maintenance Center for a Special Selected Restricted Availability on the guided missile cruiser USS Chosin . Technical Solutions' Fleet Support Group is being awarded a $37.7 million firm-fixed-price delivery order, which, if all options are exercised, would bring the cumulative value of the award to $45 million.

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