Business & Industry

Jackson County is home to a large number of enterprises, many of which have been in business for a very long time. Their continued success is strong evidence of the positive business climate and other advantages of this area.

BUS IND

We know advanced manufacturing.

Our coastal location and our experienced workforce has led to a track record of success in the complex areas of aerospace, advanced materials, shipbuilding, and marine science.

For businesses in these sectors, the Mississippi Gulf Coast Area—and Jackson County in particular—offers a great fit.

 

Ingalls wins NSC contract

PASCAGOULA, Miss. -- Ingalls Shipbuilding division has received a $497 million fixed-price, incentive-fee contract from the U.S. Coast Guard to build

Navy orders more MQ-8Cs

Northrop Grumman is set to build 10 additional MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopters for the U. S. Navy, giving maritime commanders persistent, real-time intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR). It brings to

Senators praise Northrop over contract

MOSS POINT, Miss. – Sens. Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker praised Northrop Grumman and the city for two separate contracts to build additional

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