Innovative individuals across Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY) have come together in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic to use additive manufacturing (AM) to produce face shields, meeting the challenge of the crisis head-on and providing equipment for their fellow shipyarders.
In a predominantly steel trade, Hull Maintenance Technicians (HT) assigned to Assault Craft Unit FIVE (ACU-5) are in for quite a surprise when faced with the challenge of welding on the Landing Craft Air Cushion (LCAC) all-aluminum hull.
Just days after taking the helm of Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), Vice Admiral Bill Galinis visited Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY) June 30 to see firsthand how America's Shipyard supports the NAVSEA mission of delivering ships and submarines back to the Fleet.
Sailors and Marines aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21) rallied together in a competitive talent event to help maintain high morale while deployed to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of operations, May 24.
Every Sailor has a story for why they joined the Navy and what inspires them to be in the service. For one Sailor aboard the amphibious transport dock ship USS New York (LPD 21), it is a family affair.
Similar to people around the world, 2020 has been a challenging year for personnel stationed at Naval Station (NAVSTA) Rota. The community - both on-base and off-base - spent six-plus weeks inside their homes during Spain's State of ...
Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Pacific, in partnership with Naval Mobile Construction Battalion (NMCB) 5 Seabees worked together to overcome COVID-19 by performing innovative virtual site visits on Tinian.