Introduction to The Supplier Audit Program

Electric Boat, Newport News Shipbuilding, NAVICP, and three Public Shipyards (Portsmouth, Puget Sound, and Norfolk) are working collaboratively to share supplier audits of joint submarine suppliers.These suppliers will be audited at least once every two years, with a focus on critical processes in lieu of just quality system attributes.The shared suppliers are assigned an audit lead agency and the results of the audits are input to the Database administered by NavseaLogCen DETPORTSMOUTH, located in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.All the participants in this collaborative effort of data sharing share these audit results. Any Supplier may view their audit performance and performance results by applying for a password at

Revision 5/2012