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Silver Ships delivers four Coastal Fast Response Boats

The four CFRBs built by Silver Ships are part of a $6.12 million contract for foreign military sales.

Kruger named president at Austal USA

Michelle Kruger has 25 years’ experience in shipbuilding and has been serving as Austal USA's interim president since last August.

Austal rejects Hanwha takeover bid

Australian shipbuilder Austal, whose Austal USA is headquartered in Mobile, rejected a $662 million takeover offer from Hanwha Ocean of South Korea

Austal plans major expansion on Mobile riverfront

Plans call for new 192,000-square-foot building and shiplift system at Austal USA.

Metal Shark shipyard acquired by Birdon

Birdon plans a major investment and 300 more jobs within the next two years at Metal Shark Boats in Bayou La Batre.

Barbara Turrens

Barbara Turrens, of Austal USA, recognized as one of the Top Women in Maritime.

Austal wins $867.6M Navy contract

Mobile shipbuilder to build three Expeditionary Medical Ships.

Austal starts work on Navy’s final Expeditionary Fast Transport

Austal USA has begun cutting the aluminum for the hull of EPF 16, the final new Expeditionary Fast Transport ship being built for the U.S. Navy.

Austal wins $91M Navy contract

Austal USA in Mobile has been awarded a $91 million contract for three Landing Craft Utility vessels with an option for nine additional craft

Austal celebrates keel-laying for final Littoral Combat Ship

Austal USA held a keel-laying ceremony for the future USS Pierre, the 19th and final Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship to be built by the Mobile shipbuilder.

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