Gulf Coast

Austal wins contract for first steel ship project

Mobile-based Austal USA has been awarded a $3.6 million U.S. Navy contract for functional design of the Navajo-class Towing, Salvage and Rescue Ship (T-ATS)...

Massive barge dismantling project kicks off in Mobile

APTIM Federal Services moved a massive Surface Ship Support Barge to the Alabama Shipyard at the Port of Mobile Tuesday, in preparation for a...

Construction begins on Port of Mobile improvements

Construction kicked off Friday on a $365.7 million project to deepen and widen channels that serve the Alabama State Port Authority facilities at Mobile.The...

Parades and Pageantry Planned for USS Mobile Commissioning

It’s not every day a city has a new Navy ship named in its honor. And Mobile is experiencing a ramped-up version of that...

Piano Business is Music to Spanish Fort Couple’s Ears

Christy Myers grew up in the piano business in Mobile. Her husband, Chris, not so much. While she was surrounded by elegant instruments, he...

Austal USA once again lauded for safety

Austal USA, which builds ships in Mobile, once again has earned an Excellence in Safety award from the American Equity Underwriters.This is the sixth...

Major Logistics Park Announced in Mobile

Mobile business and city officials announced plans Tuesday for a 1,300-acre logistics park along Interstate 10 in southern Mobile County. South Alabama Logistics Park...

Austal USA Breaks Ground for Steel

Austal USA broke ground Friday for a steel shipbuilding line adjacent to its aluminum shipbuilding facilities. The company — Mobile’s largest industrial employer —...

Dauphin Island Sea Lab impacts students

The Dauphin Island Sea Lab is a marine science research and education center that opened in 1971, and its impact on students of all...

COVID Test and Urgent Care Site Opens in Mobile

California-based Carbon Health is opening a new clinic in Mobile, first to provide rapid COVID tests and antibody testing, later to transition into an...

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