General Dynamics NASSCO Celebrates Opening of Bremerton Facility
General Dynamics NASSCO celebrated the grand opening of its new location in Bremerton, Wash., yesterday. The facility will support the company's recently-awarded contract to repair and maintain U.S. Navy aircraft carriers home-ported in and visiting Bremerton and Everett, Wash.
Attendees at the ribbon-cutting ceremony included U.S. Rep. Derek Kilmer, City of Bremerton Mayor Patty Lent, Kitsap County Commissioners, Kitsap economic and business leaders, NASSCO leadership and more.
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"We feel right at home here in Bremerton. This community has done a fine job in making us feel welcome," said Jeff Brooks, a General Dynamics NASSCO senior general manager assigned to the Bremerton operation. "We look forward to providing high-quality repair and maintenance services as part of our partnership with and commitment to the U.S. Navy."
The Bremerton location is the newest addition to General Dynamics NASSCO's bi-coastal network of shipyards. Other shipyards include its main shipyard in San Diego, NASSCO-Norfolk (Norfolk, Va.) and NASSCO-Mayport (Jacksonville, Fla.).
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