PORTSMOUTH NAVAL SHIPYARD

Medical Emergency! The Importance of Medical Drills

Story by PO3 Adam Ferrero on 02/26/2019 The sound of bells being rung in wuick succession echoes through the ship's passageways. The rumbling of "medical emergency" being announced through the speakers of the 1 Main Circuit (1MC) sets Sailors into a whirlwind of motion. As they rush to respond, all
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Logisticians find unmatched internship opportunity in the Naval Acquisition Development Program

Story by Public Affairs Office on 02/15/2019 NEWPORT, RI Navigating Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division Newport's myriad opportunities can be challenging. With so many departments, programs and projects, it could take years to find the right career path. Three NUWC Newport logisticians were able to find their career path
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Help wanted: Norfolk District looks to build the bench' at 4th annual career fair

Story by Vince Little on 02/07/2019 NORFOLK, Va. What's it like working for the federal government and where can you sign up? About 50 college students and recent graduates learned more about potential pathways and opportunities Wednesday during the 2019 Federal Careers Open House hosted by Norfolk District, U.S. Army
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Retired craftsman visits Naval Museum

Story by Max Lonzanida on 01/07/2019 Outside the gallery of the Hampton Roads Naval Museum are wooden models of an A-6 Intruder and an F-14 Tomcat. From the untrained eye, the 6-foot-long models sitting on polished wood pedestals have a non-descript plastic sheen. Visitors on their way to the museum
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Weatherford Native Awarded Submarine Group 10 Sailor of the Year

Story by LT Katherine Diener on 12/14/2018 A 2010 Weatherford High School graduate and Weatherford, Texas, native was announced as the 2018 Commander, Submarine Group 10 Sailor of the Year at a ceremony on Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Georgia, Dec. 3. Culinary Specialist 2nd Class Santos Alarcon reported to
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Puget Sound nearly doubles contracting awards, awarding small businesses millions

Story by Dana Thornbury on 10/23/2018 Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime's Puget Sound detachment achieved a 43 percent increase in contracting actions this year. The contracting division executed more than $103 million in contract awards during fiscal year 2018 in support of the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate
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Battle of Craney Island mural comes to life

Story by Max Lonzanida on 10/08/2018 Craney Island lies at the mouth of the Elizabeth River, across from Lamberts Point in the Hampton Roads Area. The facility is utilized by the US Army Corps of Engineer's Norfolk Disrict to deposit dredged material, and it's also used by the US Navy
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Navy Week Kicks Off in Springfield

Story by PO2 Vaughan Dill on 09/17/2018 SPRINGFIELD Mass. Mayor Domenic Sarno read a proclamation declaring September 17-23 Navy Week, signifying the official kick-off of Springfield Navy Week. Springfield is one of only 14 cities selected for a Navy Week and is designed to give area residents an opportunity to
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Navy Week Kicks Off in Springfield

Story by PO2 Vaughan Dill on 09/17/2018 SPRINGFIELD Mass. Mayor Domenic Sarno read a proclamation declaring September 17-23 Navy Week, signifying the official kick-off of Springfield Navy Week. Springfield is one of only 14 cities selected for a Navy Week and is designed to give area residents an opportunity to
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NAVSEA Activities Recognized by Secretary of the Navy's Energy Excellence Awards

Story by Matthew J Leonard on 09/12/2018 Several Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) field activities earned recognition under the fiscal year 2018 Secretary of the Navy (SECNAV) Energy Excellence Awards, the service announced in August. Naval Surface Warfare Center, Philadelphia Division (NSWCPD), was recognized with a top-level award. Norfolk Naval
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NMCP Unveils New TRICARE Prime Clinic in Suffolk

Story by PO1 Laura Myers on 08/20/2018 SUFFOLK, Va. - A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held to mark the unveiling of Naval Medical Center Portsmouth's new TRICARE Prime Clinic (TPC) Suffolk, Aug. 17. "Military treatment facilities such as this one are about readiness," said Capt. Christopher Culp, NMCP's commanding officer. "Readine
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