Remembering Avondale: Giant shipyard once the largest employer in the state
The Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
Avondale Shipyard has grown quiet in recent years.
Once the largest employer in Louisiana with 26,000 jobs, after its sale to Northrop Grumman in 2001, the number of employees dwindled to 200 engineers. Shipbuilding operations were eventually moved... Read more