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  • Freight train derails near Avondale Shipyard

    February 4, 2014 7:54 AM

    AVONDALE, La. (AP) - A train derailment has closed La. Highway 18 near the Avondale Shipyard. The state Department of Transportation and Development says the derailment happened around 3 a.m. Tuesday. The Jefferson Parish Fire Department tells WWL-TV the scene is not hazardous. State police say several of the cars... more »
  • Along With Avondale Shipyard 2 Others Will Be Closed

    July 14, 2010 11:25 AM

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) - In addition to closing its Avondale shipyard in early 2013, Northrop Grumman Corp. also plans to shutter smaller yards at Tallulah and Waggaman in Louisiana. The Los Angeles-based defense contractor said Tuesday that it will close the Avondale yard - with 5,000 employees - after work... more »

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