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Future USS Mobile Finishes Acceptance Trials

The Littoral Combat Ship that will be the USS Mobile has completed its acceptance trials, according to shipbuilder Austal. The ship, now known as the...

Fortified Buildings Weather Sally

It’s easy to tell which homes have Fortified roofs in the wake of Hurricane Sally, quips Roy Wright. The ones that don’t are color-coded...

Coastal Growers Plans $87 Million Plant

Coastal Growers LLC plans to build an $87 million peanut shelling and storage plant in Atmore, bringing 100 jobs to the area. The plant...

BendPak Expands in Mobile

Less than six months after opening a 100,000-square-foot distribution center in Mobile, BendPak has started construction on a 70,000-square-foot warehouse next door. The California-based firm,...

Austal USA Buying More Mobile Waterfront

Austal USA announced today that it has inked an agreement to acquire 15 acres of waterfront in downtown Mobile from Modern American Recycling and...

USA Health Wins Approval to Expand University Hospital

USA Health this week received state permission to renovate two floors of its University Hospital and add 65 beds. Construction on the $15.2 million project...

Brewton Redevelops its Downtown

UB Community Development LLC has provided $8 million in New Market Tax Credits to the city of Brewton and the Brewton Development Authority. A community...

Austal‘s EPF 12 Completes Sea Trials

The Expeditionary Fast Transport (EPF) 12, soon to be the USNS Newport, completed sea trials in the Gulf of Mexico and is ready for...

Final Mobile Airport Plan Hearing Tonight

The Mobile Airport Authority on Tuesday evening will conduct the final public hearing on its Federal Aviation Administration-backed master plan for moving commercial air...

Mobile Bay Group Battles for Watershed Improvements

Efforts to maintain water quality in areas of rapid residential growth are a balancing act for many communities, especially in coastal areas such as...

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