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Verizon brings 5G network to Newport News Shipbuilding in Virginia

Thursday 12 December 2019 | 15:22 CET | News
Verizon has brought its 5G Ultra Wideband service to Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS), a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) in Newport News, Virginia. HII is the largest military shipbuilding company in the US. The company said 5G will mean it is better equipped to meet network connectivity demands and that it will use Verizon's system to test new ways its engineers can use augmented and virtual reality (AR/VR) to support everything from architectural design to employee training. The company will also see how 5G could push manufacturing efficiencies with increased automation,

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Companies: Verizon
Countries: United States
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