Gulf Coast

Thompson Holdings acquires Louisiana engineering firm

The acquisition of Meyer Engineers expands Mobile-based Thompson’s Louisiana and Texas reach.

Great Southern Wood investing $13 million in Mobile plant

Great Southern Wood Preserving plans a $13 million investment in its Mobile plant, adding a dozen more jobs.

Master Boat Builders chosen to build two tugboats

Master Boat Builders, of Coden in Mobile County, has been awarded a contract to build two tugboats for Moran Towing Corp. of Connecticut.

USA Health to build freestanding surgery center

USA Health has received Certificate of Need Board approval to build a multi-specialty ambulatory surgery center in west Mobile.

Port wins praise for expansions, efficiencies (with VIDEO)

Federal maritime officials visit Port of Mobile facilities, reviewing recent expansions.

Silver Ships appoints Steven Clarke to CEO

Steven Clarke has been appointed to the role of CEO at Silver Ships in Mobile. Clarke is a co-owner of the company, joining the team in 2015.

Coffee County set for first-of-its-kind natural gas plant

NextEra Energy Resources and Coffee County will team for what they say is the first landfill renewable natural gas production facility in Alabama

Amazon Air adds daily service to Mobile

Amazon Air has begun daily flights to Mobile International Airport and has leased 16,000 square feet in a building at the airport for sortation.

Two tourism attractions open at the Gulf Coast

The Bohemian at Owa in Foley and The Launch at ICW in Orange Beach offer amenities to visitors and residents.

Port of Mobile economic impact, taxes paid doubled in 2021

The Alabama Port Authority released figures from an economic impact statement showing that economic impact was up 217% and taxes paid up 225.

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