Local shipbuilder finalist for $10.5 billion contract

Published: Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 09:07 AM.

When asked if he had any concerns about finding enough skilled workers if Eastern wins the project, D’Isernia said he was confident in the company’s capabilities.  

“We’ve managed, through hiring and training, to gainfully employ 1,500 skilled people and we think we could cover this project as we’ve done in the past,” D’Isernia said. “We’re going to work like heck for a year and a half, and hope to win (the project).”

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