Mar 19, 2012 11:14 AM by News
Congressman Charles W. Boustany, Jr., M.D. (R-South La.), announced a $667,324 grant was recently awarded to LEEVAC Shipyards in Jennings, LA for a pipe and tube bending system.
"LEEVAC is a critical component of the maritime industry in South Louisiana and I am pleased to announce this grant," Boustany said. "The funds will support a capital improvement for the facility and make it more competitive by enhancing its shipbuilding capacity. The pipe and tube bending system will update current.