GULFPORT, Miss — A Louisiana-based firm will enhance its Mississippi shipyard and add greater than 200 jobs to construct tugboats for the offshore oil trade.
A information launch from the Mississippi Growth Authority says the roles shall be on the 38-acre Gulf Ship facility in Gulfport.
As a part of the mission, Gulf Ship will retrofit a part of the shipyard. It additionally will enhance the waterfront and boat launching system, that are leased from the Harrison County Growth Fee.
The Mississippi Growth Authority is offering assist for the launching system and waterfront work. Gulf Ship is a part of Edison Chouest Offshore, primarily based in Lower Off, Louisiana.