Halter Marine awarded fifth Navy berthing barge

Pascagoula, Miss., July 30, 2021 – Halter Marine, a company of ST Engineering North America, has been awarded a contract option for the U.S. Navy’s fifth Auxiliary Personnel Lighter–Small (APL(S)) 67 Class berthing and messing barge. The contract award is $41 million for a firm, fixed-price option for the detail...

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MGCCC named a 2021 Center of Excellence for Domestic Maritime Workforce Training and Education

MGCCC named a 2021 Center of Excellence for Domestic Maritime Workforce Training and Education

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College received one of the first Centers of Excellence Designations for Domestic Maritime Workforce Training and Education (CoE) from the Maritime Administration (MARAD) in the U.S. Department of Transportation in 2021....

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Contract: HII, $936M

Huntington Ingalls Inc., Pascagoula, Miss., is awarded a $936,032,309 fixed-price-incentive-firm-target modification to previously awarded contract N00024-18-C-2307 to exercise the fiscal 2020 option for the construction of a USS Arleigh Burke DDG-51 class ship (DDG 135). This...

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Contract: HII, $62M

Huntington Ingalls Inc., Pascagoula, Miss., is awarded a $62,000,000 cost modification to previously awarded contract N00024-18-C-2307 to fund capital expenditure projects for shipbuilding supplier industrial base efforts in support of the Arleigh Burke DDG 51 class destroyer...

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Contract: Northrop, $333.4M

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., San Diego, Calif., is awarded a $333,401,760 modification (P00007) to previously-awarded fixed-price-incentive-firm-target contract N00019-19-C-0008. This modification exercises options for the production and delivery of three low-rate initial...

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Gulf Stream Marine gets terminals

HOUSTON - Gulf Stream Marine will expand its footprint with two additional terminals: the Care terminal at the Port of Houston in Texas and the Port of Pascagoula in Mississippi, through an asset acquisition from Coastal Cargo of Texas Inc. and Gulf Coast Storage Inc.,...

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Singing River, Ochsner expand partnership

PASCAGOULA, Miss. - Singing River Health System and Ochsner Health have expanded their partnership to provide care along the Gulf Coast. They have signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement to expand access to high-quality, cost effective care in the communities the organizations...

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Contract: HII, $145.6M

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Pascagoula, Miss., is awarded $145,598,728 for a not-to-exceed, undefinitized contract action for long lead time material in support of one Amphibious Assault Ship (General Purpose) Replacement (LHA(R)) and Flight 1 Ship (LHA 9). Work will be...

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Ship leaves Ingalls for homeport

PASCAGOULA, Miss. - The guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald (DDG 62) left Huntington Ingalls in Pascagoula Saturday to head back to the homeport in San Diego. According to the Naval Sea Systems Command, it involved more than two years of work to restore and modernize the ship...

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Bill devotes more to shipbuilding

ARLINGTON, Va. — The Senate Armed Services Committee’s $740.5 billion version of the 2021 National Defense Authorization Act includes a billion-dollar boost in shipbuilding to $21.3 billion, signaling support for the 355-ship U.S. Navy “as soon as practicable.” The...

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Halter Marine awarded fifth Navy berthing barge

Pascagoula, Miss., July 30, 2021 – Halter Marine, a company of ST Engineering North America, has been awarded a contract option for the U.S. Navy’s fifth Auxiliary Personnel

$6.7M grant goes for runway improvements

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) and Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.), and Rep. Steven Palazzo (R-Miss.) today announced the

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