Contract: HII, $44.7M

Huntington Ingalls Inc., Ingalls Shipbuilding Division, Pascagoula, Miss., is awarded a $44,707,851 cost-plus-fixed fee modification to a previously awarded contract N00024-16-C-2415 to exercise options for life cycle engineering and support for the LPD-17 class Amphibious...


Contract: BAE, $10.5M

BAE Systems Technology Solutions & Services, Rockville, Md., is awarded a $10,536,004 modification (P00002) to a previously-awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N00421-20-C-0003). This modification exercises an option to provide engineering and technical services for...


County has successful 2019

PASCAGOULA, Miss. - Last year was highly successful for Jackson County, with over 2,000 industrial jobs created and new capital investments in excess of $220 million. That was a key message during the Jackson County State of the Economy Address during a breakfast meeting. "2019...


Ingalls awards STEM grants

PASCAGOULA, Miss. -- Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division has awarded $99,592 in grants to 28 STEM-related initiatives from schools and educational organizations in Mississippi and Alabama. This is the program’s 12th year. Ingalls has awarded more...


Animal shelter ribbon cut

GAUTIER, Miss. -- The first phase of the new Jackson County Animal Shelter project is complete and was marked with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday. The 5,000-square foot adoption and administration building cost $1.1 million and took over a year to build. The new facility...


Navy orders three MQ-4C Tritons

Maritime aviation surveillance experts at Northrop Grumman Corp. will build three MQ-4C Triton long-range patrol unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) under terms of a $251.6 million order announced last month. Official of the Naval Air Systems Command at Patuxent River Naval Air...


Contract: HII, $110.4M

Huntington Ingalls Inc., Pascagoula, Miss., is awarded a $110,376,375 cost-plus award fee (CPAF) contract for CG-47 class integrated planning yard services. Contract N00024-20-C-4203 is for planning yard services for CG 47 class ships.  Huntington Ingalls Inc. will provide...


Contract: Northrop, $22.5M

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., San Diego, Calif., is awarded a $22,471,211 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide engineering, cyber security, system software, logistics and training services in support of the MQ-8 Fire Scout Unmanned Air Systems. Work will be performed at San...


Contract: HII, $8.3M

Huntington Ingalls Industries, Pascagoula, Miss., is awarded an $8,336,050 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to previously awarded contract N00024-17-C-2473 for accomplishment of planning, engineering, cost estimating and management efforts of planned availabilities as well as...


Enviva moves forward on Alabama plant

Enviva Biomass said Monday that it has received a permit from the Alabama Department of Environmental Management enabling the company to start construction on a new wood pellet plant at the Port of Epes Industrial Park in Epes, Ala. The plant will initially produce 700,000 metric...


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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