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Navy Launches Future USS Frank E. Petersen Jr. Destroyer Built by Ingalls Shipbuilding

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2018 — The U.S. Navy has launched the Huntington Ingalls Industries-built (NYSE: HII) Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer designated DDG 121 at the company’s shipyard in Mississippi, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. Ingalls Shipbuilding hosted the launch and “translation” from dry dock to water of the future USS Frank E. …

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Northrop Adds Operational Area for Manned Aircraft Production at Mississippi Plant

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 27, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has expanded its aerospace manufacturing facility in Moss Point, Miss., with a new operational area to house work on manned aircraft in addition to the autonomous systems production the site originally hosted, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the …

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Raytheon to Build $100M Future Radar Production Facility in Mississippi

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 4, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) is investing $100 million to build a radar production facility in Mississippi that will build, test and integrate S-band radars for programs such as the U.S. Navy’s AN/SPY-6 Air and Missile Defense Radar, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday …

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Huntington Ingalls Shipbuilding Unit Provides 26 STEM Grants in Alabama, Mississippi

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 8, 2018 — A Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) business unit has awarded grants totaling $101,000 to education institutions in Alabama and Mississippi to support 26 projects in science, technology, engineering and math, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday Ingalls Shipbuilding provided the funds as part …

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Huntington Ingalls Industries Christens Latest Coast Guard National Security Cutter

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 13, 2017 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has hosted the christening of the U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter designated Midgett at its Ingalls Shipbuilding facility in Pascagoula, Mississippi, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. HII said Saturday Coast Guard Vice Commandant Adm. Charles Michel delivered the keynote address at …

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QTS Sets Up Hybrid IT Unemployment Insurance System for 4 States; David McOmber Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 5, 2017 — QTS Realty Trust (NYSE: QTS) has provided a hybrid unemployment insurance processing system to Connecticut, Maine, Mississippi and Rhode Island in line with the Labor Department‘s call for practices that help streamline the workforce system, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 28. The company said Sept. 27 it …

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Huntington Ingalls Unit Awards Grants for Alabama, Mississippi STEM Projects

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 27, 2016 — The shipbuilding division of Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has awarded $100, 000 in grants to schools in Alabama and Mississippi to fund 25 projects in science, technology, math and engineering, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its STEM program is in its …

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Huntington Ingalls Gets $242M Engineering Support Contract for Navy Amphibious Warships

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has received a potential $242 million contract to provide life-cycle engineering and related services for the U.S. Navy’s LPD 17-class amphibious transport dock ships. The cost-plus-fixed-fee contract covers systems integration, class material readiness, ship alteration installation, design services, obsolescent management, logistics and training support, data management and …

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Huntington Ingalls ‘Shipyard of the Future’ Project Gets Mississippi Investment

TYSONS CORNER, VA June 1, 2015 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has received $20 million from the Mississippi state government in support of its Shipyard of the Future initiative. The financial investment will go toward the development of a new dry dock and covered facilities for the company’s 11, 000 shipbuilders …

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Dan Batrack: Tetra Tech Lands EPA Superfund Work in 8 Southeast States

Tetra Tech (NASDAQ: TTEK) will provide the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency‘s Region 4 Superfund Technical Assessment and Response Team with technical and advisory support services under a five-year, $76 million contract. The company said Monday the contract covers emergency preparedness, prevention and response; Superfund and brownfields site assessments; data management; and training for EPA …

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