View Full Version : NOAA and VT Halter Marine Celebrate the 'Laying of the Keel' For NOAA’s Two Newest Ships

NOAA Reporter
06-18-2007, 12:30 PM
VT Halter Marine Inc. and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration are celebrating a construction milestone the keel laying today for two new vessels at VT Halter’s Moss Point, Miss., shipyard. Both ships were named by student teams through regional NOAA ship-naming contests. The two teams are actively participating in today’s ceremony.

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