Contract: HII, $1.50B

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Pascagoula, Miss,. is awarded a $1,508,730,501 fixed-price-incentive modification to previously awarded contract N00024-18-C-2406 for the procurement of the detail design and construction of Landing Platform Dock (LPD) Class 31 and the LPD 17 Flight...


Contract: Austal, $7.7M

Austal USA LLC, Mobile, Ala., is awarded a $7,700,942 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the accomplishment of post shakedown availability (PSA) for the littoral combat ship U.S. Ship Kansas City (LCS-22). Work will be performed in San Diego, Calif., and encompasses all of the...


LPD 28 launched

PASCAGOULA, Miss. - The future USS Fort Lauderdale (LPD 28) was launched at the Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) Ingalls Division shipyard on March 28. It's the Navy’s 12th San Antonio class amphibious transport dock ship. On March 7, the ship was transferred from the land...


Contract: VT Halter, $39.9M

VT Halter Marine Inc., Pascagoula, Miss., is awarded a $39,906,609 firm-fixed-price modification to previously awarded contract N00024-18-C-2230 to exercise an option for the detail design and construction of an Auxiliary Personnel Lighter – Small (APL(S)). Work will be...


DDG 119 finishes acceptance trials

PASCAGOULA, Miss. - The future Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer Delbert D. Black (DDG-119) completed acceptance trials last week in the Gulf of Mexico. The Navy announced DDG-119 was launched in September 2017 and was scheduled to commission in 2019, but it was...


WMSL 758 christened

PASCAGOULA, Miss. - Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division christened National Security Cutter Stone (WMSL 758) Feb. 29. Stone is the ninth Legend-class NSC to be built at Ingalls. The ship honors Coast Guard officer Cmdr. Elmer “Archie” Fowler...


DDG 119 completes builder's trials

PASCAGOULA, Miss. – The future USS Delbert D. Black (DDG 119) successfully completed Builder's trials Feb. 22 after spending three days underway in the Gulf of Mexico. The trials were conducted by the shipbuilder, Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII), Ingalls Shipbuilding...


Investment brings new jobs

PASCAGOULA, Miss. - A $10 million investment by ship maintenance and repair company ST Engineering Halter Marine and Offshore Inc. (STEHMO) will be used to expand and bring 100 jobs to Pascagoula. STEHMO, along with its sister company VT Halter Marine, is growing as a result of...


Ingalls hosts Discovery Day

PASCAGOULA, Miss. - Ingalls Shipbuilding will host a Future Shipbuilder Discovery Day on March 7 at the Haley Barbour Maritime Training Academy at the Pascagoula shipyard. The event is open to middle and high school students, as well as their parents/guardians, school...


Contract: Northrop, $172.4M

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., San Diego, Calif., is awarded a $172,424,000 modification (P00004) to a previously awarded fixed-price-incentive-firm-target contract (N00019-19-C-0008). This modification exercises options for the production and delivery of two MQ-4 Triton...


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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