Newport News and the S.M. Stoller Corporation to host a media reception Media Reception to discuss the acquisition of Stoller by Huntington Ingalls Industries will be held in Broomfield, CO on January 7 at 2 pm.
Huntington Ingalls acquires ESD from Columbia Group Huntington Ingalls Industries announced that it has acquired the Engineering Solutions Division of The Columbia Group, a designer and builder of unmanned underwater vehicles for domestic and international customers. While ESD's primary customer is the U.S. Navy, the company develops and builds specialized manned and unmanned undersea vehicles for military customers around the world. ESD will operate as Undersea Solutions Group, a subsidiary of HII, and will report to Newport News Shipbuilding's Submarine and Fleet Support division. The value of the transaction is not being disclosed.