Connecticut-based submarine maker Electric Boat says employment will remain stable for next several years, but it will likely ramp up by the mid-2020s.
Groton-based Electric Boat is unveiling plans for a massive 850 million dollar expansion of its submarine building facility.
Governor Dannel Malloy has announced a partnership with General Dynamics Electric Boat that will bring nearly 2,000 jobs to Connecticut.
A state senator says Connecticut should help the Electric Boat Shipyard in Groton meet the expected demand for more submarines.
State lawmakers are showcasing Connecticut’s growing submarine manufacturing industry on Tuesday.
There is plenty of work at Electric Boat but the Groton shipbuilder would always welcome more.
A new apartment complex is hoping to attract new professionals to New London.
Just look along the roads surrounding the Electric Boat campus and you can see how much the company has expanded.
Cars fill every spot along the roads at Fort Trumbull and the shipbuilder has also started to reserve spots in the parking lot of the former Stash's Cafe. One developer would like to build an apartment complex there which would be right across the street from Electric Boat.
Among the pictures of famous faces covering the walls of Pizza Today, there are also images of submarines, and they may be the most valuable to the Groton business.
The latest submarine made in Groton will officially join the U.S. Navy on Saturday, March 17th. That’s when the U.S.S. Colorado will be commissioned.