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Mississippi shipyard union members vote to extend contract

Members of five unions at a Mississippi shipyard that’s part of America’s largest military shipbuilding company have voted in favor of a labor contract extension. Huntington Ingalls Industries said in a news release that the five unions at the Ingalls Shipbuilding division in Pascagoula approved a four-year extension of their collective bargaining agreements on Tuesday. The contract affects employees represented ...

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Ingalls awarded $13.7 million Navy contract

Ingalls Shipbuilding has been awarded a $13.7 million contract to perform design work for the U.S. Navy newest amphibious warship, the LX(R). Ingalls president Brian Cuccias said in a news release the LX(R) is intended to replace the Navy’s Harpers Ferry- and Whidbey Island-class dock landing ships. He says they will employ the same hull as the San Antonio class, ...

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Chara J. Clancy

As a financial analyst with Huntington Ingalls Shipbuilding on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, Chara Clancy evaluates and reviews the cost and profit elements of proposals in the billions of dollars. Currently, she is working towards her certified public accountant license and plans to start sitting for the four part exam after completing her master of accountancy program. A Pascagoula native, ...

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Huntington Ingalls christens fourth Coast Guard cutter

PASCAGOULA — Huntington Ingalls Shipbuilding has christened its fourth U.S. Coast Guard National Security Cutter. Linda Papp, wife of U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Robert Papp, was the ship’s sponsor during the christening Saturday at the Pascagoula shipyard. The Hamilton (WMSL 753), about 65 percent complete, is expected to be finished in about a year. It will be delivered to ...

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Shipyard begins fabrication of another Coast Guard cutter

PASCAGOULA — Huntington Ingalls Shipbuilding has started construction on a sixth national security cutter for the Coast Guard. The vessel will be called the Munro (WMSL 755). Ingalls was awarded the contract in May. A third cutter, Stratton (WMSL 752) was commissioned in 2012. Two more are currently under construction at Ingalls in Pascagoula. Ingalls has delivered the first three ...

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