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Security Notice

Notice: This is a U.S. government website.

This is a World Wide Website for official information about the Naval Sea Systems Command Division Newport. It is provided as a public service by NAVSEA. The purpose is to provide information and news about NAVSEA Division Newport to the general public.

All information on this site is public domain and may be distributed or copied unless otherwise specified. Use of appropriate byline/photo/image credits is requested.

Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this website are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.

For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this government computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

Except for authorized law enforcement investigation and to maintain required correspondence files, no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits. Raw data logs are used to simply determine how many users are accessing the site, which pages are the most popular, and, from time to time, from which top-level domain users are coming. This data is scheduled for regular destruction in accordance with National Archives and Records Administration guidelines.

Intellectual Property Disclaimer

This work is not Public Domain outside of the United States. The Naval Sea Systems Command makes this information available and makes no guarantees that this material is Public Domain. Therefore, reproduction of this material could violate individual copyrights, licensed to the U.S. Government.

Privacy Statement

Of the information we learn about you from your visit to this website, we store only the following: The domain name from which you access the Internet, the date and time you access our site, and the Internet address of the website from which you direct-linked to our site. This information is used to measure the number of visitors to the various sections of our site and to help us make our site more useful. Unless it is specifically stated otherwise, no additional information will be collected about you.

When inquiries or feedback are emailed to us, we store the question or comment and the email address information so that we can respond electronically. Unless otherwise required by statute, we do not identify publicly who sends questions or comments to our website. We will not obtain information that will allow us to personally identify you when you visit our site, unless you chose to provide such information to us.

Questions about NAVSEA privacy policies should be sent to the NAVSEA Privacy Act Officer at navseafoia@navy.mil

Disclaimer of Liability

This document was prepared as a service to the NAVSEA community. Neither the United States Government nor any of their employees, makes any warranty, expressed or implied, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights.

Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark manufacturer, or otherwise, does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the United States Government. The opinions of the authors expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of the United States Government, and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.

External Links Disclaimer

Areas of NUWC Division Newport's website contain links to other websites which are operated by other government organizations, commercial firms, educational institutions, and private parties.

The appearance of external hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the United States Department of Defense, the United States Department of the Navy and Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport of the linked websites, or the information, products or services contained therein. For other than authorized activities such as military exchanges and Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR) sites, the United States Department of Defense, the Department of the Navy and Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport does not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations. Such links are provided consistent with the stated purpose of this NAVSEA Organization website.