March 2020: Soundings
ECR books first ship repair contract at new facility
U.S. Marine Management is bringing the USNS Bob Hope to ECR for a 90 day repair period
Ship repairer East Coast Repair and Fabrication, which is based in the Hampton Roads area with operations in Jacksonville, Fla., and San Diego Calif., is rebranding as ECR and making moves to expand its capabilities.
Gov. Northam announces $64 million investment in Newport News, 332 new jobs
by: Jane Alvarez-Wertz
Posted: Jun 16, 2020 / 10:37 AM EDT / Updated: Jun 16, 2020 / 07:26 PM EDT
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Governor Ralph Northam joined Newport News Mayor McKinley L. Price and Virginia Secretary of Commerce and Trade Brian Ball Tuesday morning to make a major economic development announcement for the city.