United Defense Industries Buying Southwest Marine

Defense: Purchase Follows Trend of Shipyard Mergers

Staff Writer

Publicly traded United Defense Industries has announced plans to acquire San Diego's Southwest Marine shipyard, and the other five shipyards of United States Marine Repair, Inc...

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