Monthly Archives: May 2014

WE ARE HIRING!

Join our team!   See our available opportunities posted on our website  and feel free to share the link!

Then and Now

May 28, 2014:  On this day 97 years ago, the USS Maumee (AO 2) became the first ship to refuel another vessel at sea.   According to a blog post from Mr. Jim George, Combat Logisitcs Force Program Manager for MSC, here are some interesting figures regarding UNREP from last year alone.   In 2013:… Read more »

Memorial Day

Ahhhhhhh, Memorial Day!  Barbecues, fireworks, festivals and FUN, right?! Well, yes, but let’s not forget the true meaning of the occasion…originally called “Decoration Day” and born out of the Civil War, Memorial Day is a day of remembrance of those who have died in service of the United States of America. Here’s a link to… Read more »

Warrior Week

Valkyrie is a proud supporter of the inaugural Warrior Week, happening in Virginia Beach, on NOB, and in Suffolk from May 26-June1. Bringing together physical, therapeutic, and recreational organizations from across the nation that focus on the rehabilitation of wounded service members, Warrior Week 2014 is the first event of its kind!  Each wounded service… Read more »

He’s still tops in our book!

The Virginia Ship Repair Association’s monthly meeting was held today, during which the nominees for the annual Junior and Senior Tradesmen of the Year awards were announced. Congratulations to Valkyrie’s Chris Ruddy of our Technical Services Division on his nomination!   Although he didn’t win the overall honor, we’re still proud of him for his… Read more »

Valkyrie Ranks #29 on Virginia’s Fantastic 50

Valkyrie Named to Virginia Chamber’s FANTASTIC 50 for Third Consecutive Year   Richmond, VA—The Virginia Chamber announced the names of fifty of the fastest growing Virginia companies at the nineteenth annual Virginia’s FANTASTIC 50 Awards Banqueton May 1st at the Westfields Marriott in Chantilly.  Nearly 500 attendees at the ceremony saluted the winners for their entrepreneurial… Read more »

May is Electrical Safety Month

Did you know that May is Electrical Safety Month?  Here is a good newsletter from Insperity for both work and home. One of the most important devices is a Ground Fault Circuit Interrupter (GFCI). Do you know where your GFCIs are at home? Do you test them monthly and after storms? To test your GFCIs,… Read more »

Join our team!

Yes, Valkyrie is hiring!     Be sure to check out our available opportunities and share: http://www.valkyrie.com/opportunities/jobs/    

Welcome to our newest Warriors

Please join us in welcoming the newest additions to our team!  Terry Mosher,  Senior Consulting Manager       Alan Zanella,  Engineering Technician       Ted Dennis,  Program Manager     Whit Rutter,  Technical Writer         We also wish a very special “Farewell and CONGRATULATIONS!”  to Valkyrian, Armando Senson, who retired… Read more »

Valkyrie Featured in The Oyster Pointer

The May issue of the  Oyster Pointer is out.  It’s a great publication full of information on organizations located within the Oyster Point business community of Newport News,  VA.  Be sure to check out our article, “Valkyrie Enterprises: Supporting the war-fighter”, written by Jesse Hines on page 24.