Celebrate Manufacturing Day!

NN Shipbuilding is Hosting an Event on Friday, October 3rd!

Manufacturing Day is Coming Soon!

There is space for 3 NNPS Professional School Counselors, or College and Career Specialists, or Graduation Coaches to attend. (Priority goes to individuals who have not attended an event at the shipyard before.) Please see the agenda below, and let me know ASAP if you are interested in attending. First come, first served!

NN Shipbuilding's Manufacturing Day Celebration!

Friday, Oct. 3rd, 7am-4pm

Building 500, NN Shipbuilding Corner of Washington Avenue and 39th Street Newport News, VA 23607



  • 7:00-7:45 Continental Breakfast (B500)
  • 8:00-8:15 Welcome – Kim Humphrey (Association for Manufacturing Excellence Representative)
  • 8:30-10:00 Windshield tour of Newport News Shipbuilding
  • 10:00-11:00 Apprentice School brief and tour
  • 11:00-12:00 Guest speakers
  • Danny Hunley, Vice President Operations
  • Becky Stewart, Vice President Manufacturing
  • 12:00-12:30 Lunch
  • John Calver, Peninsula Workforce Development Center
  • 12:30 Transportation to B610
  • 1:00-3:30 Trades Training talk and hands-on demonstrations
  • 3:30-4:00 Talent Acquisition & Career Pathways wrap-up
  • 4:00 Transportation to B500