LOUISVILLE, Miss. (WCBI) – A Winston County company received a contract worth up to $84 million to repair and maintain all-terrain cranes for the Marine Corps.
Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith announced Tuesday Taylor Defense Products LLC in Louisville was awarded the contract as part of the Navy Service Life Extension Program (SLEP).
The company will be given 9.71 million at first to begin repair and maintenance on about 145 cranes. The cranes are designed to provide high-speed, all-terrain abilities to lift and swing heavy loads.
The work will be done in Louisville and is expected to be done by June 2029.