More Business For Litton

Litton Industries has signed a contract to build another crude oil tanker for a California company. The deal is worth 205 million dollars and this is the fifth crude oil carrier Litton has built for Phillips Petroleum.

Litton officials say the new ships will set new standards for innovation and environmental protection.The ship will be built at Litton Avondale in New Orleans.

Litton is the parent company of Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula.