Norfolk Naval Shipyard

Portsmouth, Virginia



Current Health Protection Condition Level (HPCON): BRAVO +
*as of 20 October 2021

Forms Energy Savings Performance Contract



As proud members of Norfolk Naval Shipyard, we are all leaders, mentors and professionals in our individual areas of responsibility. We strive to exemplify integrity, discipline, accountability, responsibility, and initiative in order to achieve toughness in all aspects of our duties. We make a daily commitment in delivering technical excellence and skilled craftsmanship to maintain and modernize our Navy’s Fleet - supporting all members who serve. We maintain and strengthen the bonds of trust and confidence through our transparency, knowledge sharing and technological innovation to deliver readiness, lethality and survivability safely, efficiently and with unsurpassed quality. We hold each other accountable in achieving our mission with the understanding our successes and failures are shared. We are committed to enhancing competence and character, making connections, demonstrating humility and respect to our teammates, while ensuring an actively inclusive team. We foster an engaged, productive and inclusive environment promoting workforce development and ensuring a sense of urgency and resolve at all levels of the workforce. We fasten our signature to our work and make all of our endeavors a personal investment through purpose, pride and patriotism. We forge every opportunity to preserve our national security and gain a competitive advantage to “be the shipyard our Navy needs” through our exceptional, safe, timely and cost-conscious delivery of warships. By serving Norfolk Naval Shipyard, we effectively serve our families, our community, our Navy and our nation.

One Mission • We repair, modernize and inactivate our Navy’s warships and training platforms.

One Team • We are the Norfolk Naval Shipyard workforce! Together, we are one team in the mission of relentlessly chasing best ever performance in the stewardship of our nation’s warships.


Norfolk Naval Shipyard 2021 Apprentice Graduation
Norfolk Naval Shipyard Commander, Capt. Dianna Wolfson, presents Apprentice Program Class of 2021 valedictorian Allyson Cross, A Shop 89 Fabric Worker Mechanic, her diploma during a drive thru gradation, Nov. 23.
Nov. 24, 2021 - Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY) held a “drive-thru” style Apprentice Graduation Nov. 23 at Scott

Great American Smokeout: Help is on your Side
Nov. 18, 2021 is the Great American Smokeout that challenges and encourages people to start a healthier lifestyle by quitting smoking.
Nov. 18, 2021 - Mark Twain, an American writer, once said “Giving up smoking is easy… I've done it hundreds of

Machining and the Accelerated Training in Defense Manufacturing (ATDM)
Mechanical Group (Code 930) Production Inside Machine Shop Machinist Shawn Martin uses computer numerical control (CNC) machining to complete daily machining operations. CNC machining is a manufacturing process in which pre-programmed computer software dictates the movement of factory tools and machinery such as grinders, lathes, mills and CNC routers.
Nov. 17, 2021 - Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY) is always looking for ways to improve its manufacturing processes


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"We are America's Shipyard"

We are Norfolk Naval Shipyard (NNSY), continuously driving to excellence and delivering service to the fleet safely with the right quality on schedule and within budget. NNSY is recognized as a world class organization in executing our mission, developing our people, and aggressively improving performance at a state of the art facility.

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