VT Halter gets NOAA contract

PASCAGOULA, Miss. - VT Halter Marine of Pascagoula has been selected for a preliminary contract design for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Auxiliary General Oceanographic Research (AGOR) Variant (NAV) ship, according to the company. Naval Sea Systems...

Read More >>

Contract: Northrop, $55M

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., San Diego, Calif., is awarded $55,062,919 for modification P00011 to a previously awarded fixed-price-incentive-firm contract (N00019-16-C-0055). This modification provides for the procurement of five Fire Scout MQ-8C unmanned air systems and two...

Read More >>

Contract: Austal USA, $16.3M

Austal USA LLC, Mobile, Ala., is awarded a $16,322,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee order against previously awarded contract N00024-11-C-2301 to provide engineering, management, and production services in support of prefabrication efforts, material procurement, and execution of work...

Read More >>

HII expanding veteran, spouse hiring

Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) is expanding efforts to create employment opportunities for military veterans and spouses. HII announced Jan. 16 that it has joined the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation�s �Hiring 100,000 Military Spouses� campaign to raise awareness of...

Read More >>

Cronin named to panel

OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. - Greg Cronin of Ocean Springs, president/CEO of Charter Bank, has been appointed to the Gulf Coast Restoration Fund committee. The panel will assist the Mississippi Development Authority with the distribution of funds from the settlement with BP regarding...

Read More >>

Old Kmart getting new occupant

GAUTIER, Miss. - The long-empty Kmart here is about to become headquarters for a company expected to bring more than 200 jobs. Roy Rogers Communications Inc. a national AT&T dealership, will operate a call center out of the location, said company president Robert Hicks. Kmart...

Read More >>

Contract: Austal, $21M

Austal USA LLC, Mobile, Ala., is being awarded a $21,070,175 cost-plus-fixed-fee order (N6931619F4000) against previously awarded basic ordering agreement (N00024-15-G-2304) to accomplish the post shakedown availability (PSA) execution for the littoral combat ship, USS Manchester...

Read More >>

Contract: Raytheon, 21.7M

Raytheon Co. Integrated Defense Systems, San Diego, Calif., is awarded a $21,678,728 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-15-C-2414) to exercise Option Year Four for life cycle engineering and support (LCE&S) services for LPD 17 class integrated...

Read More >>

Contract: HII, $39.4M

Huntington Ingalls Inc., Pascagoula, Miss., is awarded a $39,395,512 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to previously awarded contract N0024-16-C-2415 to exercise Option Year 3 for life cycle engineering and support services for the LPD 17 class amphibious transport dock ship...

Read More >>

Contract: HII, $10.8M

Huntington Ingalls Inc., Pascagoula, Miss., is awarded a $10,782,772 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification to previously awarded contract N00024-12-C-4323 for long lead time material procurement and management services for CG-65 and CG-69. Huntington Ingalls provides...

Read More >>

Call Toll-Free: (800) 362-0103  •  Fax: (228) 762-8431  •  Email: hobrien@jcedf.org  P.O. Drawer 1558, Pascagoula, MS 39568-1558   
©2015, Jackson County Economic Development Foundation, Inc.