Austal (Past Sponsor)
Austal USA is an advanced ship manufacturer headquartered in Mobile, Alabama with post-delivery operations in San Diego and Singapore. Its headquarters and manufacturing facility are located on its state of the art campus designed uniquely with moving assembly lines and module construction guided by lean manufacturing principles. Austal USA is positioned to support both commercial and government ship construction as well as worldwide post-delivery support and sustainment. The company is under contract with the U.S. Navy to build two advanced high-speed high performance ships, the Expeditionary Fast Transport and the Independence-variant Littoral Combat Ship. Austal USA continues to be one of the safest shipyard in America year after year.