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Austal USA president: Alabama support system helped shipbuilder expand


MOBILE, Alabama – Austal USA President Craig Perciavalle said an Alabama support system has provided critical assistance for his company’s Mobile shipyard, which produces two of the U.S. Navy’s most advanced vessels. [caption id="attachment_7774" align="alignright" width="167"] Austal USA President Craig Perciavalle[/caption] In an interview...

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AIDT Maritime Training Center readies workers for jobs in Alabama shipyards


MOBILE, Alabama – An eight-week welding course at the AIDT Maritime Training Center gave Rodney Patrick a future he didn’t expect – a career in shipbuilding. Around three years ago, the Mobile County man was working as an investigator for a law firm when the...

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