Surplus Sales FAQ
If I want to visit and will have to fly in, what is the nearest airport?
The closest airport is Norfolk International, approximately 20-25 minutes away. Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport is also nearby.
How do I get to your location?
The Surplus and Scrap Sales office is located at the intersection of 63rd and Warwick Blvd, conveniently located just off Interstate 664 South (exit 5).
Do we have a complete listing of material on sale?
Detailed lists are posted on the Surplus Sales main page. Bids must be received by the date indicated in order to be considered
Do we load material?
We have a forklift available and can load your vehicle when it is here for pick up.
Are pictures of material available?
Yes. Digital pictures of material will be provided where practical. These can be accessed when viewing the material description.
Are certificates available on metal products?
Do we have the manuals for machinery items?
We do occasionally receive the manuals for machinery when they are sent to our group of disposition.
Do we sell to individuals?
No. NNS sells only to companies that are licensed (i.e. have a business license) in the state in which they reside.
Do we sell to NNS employees?
No. Company policy prevents the selling of material to NNS employees.
Do we make donations?
Yes. NNS will make donations to organizations which are exempt from federal income tax and are eligible to receive gifts that are deductable by the donor as charitable, educational, or scientific under IRS Code 501 (c)(3). Organizations seeking donations should contact the following:
Newport News Shipbuilding
Attention: Community Relations
4101 Washington Ave.
Newport News, VA 23607