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NUWC Division Newport
One of two divisions of the Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport is the Navy's full-spectrum research, development, test and evaluation, engineering, and fleet support center for submarine warfare systems and many other systems associated with the undersea battlespace.
NUWC Division Newport provides the technical foundation that enables the conceptualization, research, development, fielding, modernization, and maintenance of systems that ensure our Navy's undersea superiority.
NUWC Division Newport is responsible, cradle to grave, for all aspects of systems under its charter, and is engaged in efforts ranging from participation in fundamental research to the support of evolving operational capabilities in the U.S. Navy fleet. The major thrust of NUWC Division Newport's activities is in applied research and system development.
With headquarters in Rhode Island, NUWC Division Newport operates detachments at West Palm Beach, Florida, and Andros Island in the Bahamas. Remote test facilities are located at Seneca Lake and Fisher's Island in New York, and Dodge Pond, Connecticut.


Undersea Superiority: Today and Tomorrow

Major Facilities
Acoustic Wind Tunnel
Anechoic Chamber
Combat Systems Evaluation & Analysis Laboratory
Launcher Laboratory
Over-water Arch Facility
Propulsion Test Facility
Quiet Water Tunnel
Submarine Towed and Deployed Systems Research, Development, Test and Evaluation Complex
Survivability Test Facility
 Undersea Warfare Analysis
150th Anniversary Commemorative Yearbook