Contract: Multiple, $8.5M

Talon Electrical Mechanical Group of Ocean Springs, Miss., is among the companies awarded a not-to-exceed $8.5 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, multiple award contract for a one year requirement to provide worldwide shipboard engineering and electrical services to the Military Sealift Command (MSC). Other companies are in South Carolina, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Indiana, Texas and Massachusetts. The contract includes option years. Work will be performed worldwide, and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2018. This contract was competitively procured with proposals solicited via the Federal Business Opportunities website. Fifteen offers were received. Military Sealift Command of Norfolk, Va., is the contracting activity. (Source: DoD, 01/10/18)

Contract: Ingalls, $7M

Ingalls Shipbuilding of Pascagoula, Miss., was awarded a $7,016,664 cost-plus-fixed fee contract for post-delivery planning yard services in

DHS picks Mississippi

Mississippi State University in Starkville was chosen by the Department of Homeland Security as a base of operations for drone research. Research

B&D expands, creating 35 jobs

B&D Plastics, LLC is expanding in Gautier, Miss., a $750,000 corporate investment that will create 35 jobs. B&D Plastics is one of the

Northrop expanding in Moss Point

PASCAGOULA, Miss. – Northrop Grumman Unmanned Systems Center will expand its operation at Trent Lott International Airport in Moss Point,

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