August 20, 2019

Four experienced professionals share their views on the state of the maritime business--an article published in the June edition of the AWS Welding Journal. Written by GSSC Board member, Ryan Blythe, the article features GSSC with input from GSSC mem...

April 24, 2019

Tony Hopper, project manager for the AIDT Maritime Training Center in Mobile was the recipient of GSSC's 2019 Navigator Award.  Announced at GSSC's recent Annual Conference in Pensacola, FL, the purpose of the award is to recognize individuals who ha...

February 26, 2019

GSSC's Spring Conference will be held in Pensacola, Florida, April 9-10, at Margaritaville Beach Hotel.  This year's theme focuses on employee engagement, a hot topic in human resources today.  

The two-day event kicks-off with a tour of Florida'...

December 4, 2018

(Photo by Ken Hocke, Workboat)  The ever-perplexing problem of filling shipyards with dependable workers was on the minds of several speakers during the International WorkBoat Show’s Shipyard Program last week in New Orleans.  

Some shi...

September 13, 2018

Ingalls Shipbuilding has invested hundreds of thousands of dollars in a welding program at Alma Bryant High...

August 23, 2018

This year's Fall Meeting will focus on strategies and emerging trends in recruiting and retaining the 21st Century workforce.  The agenda is under development, however; sessions will feature hot topics related to building the talent pipeline, partic...

August 23, 2018

PASCAGOULA, Miss., Aug. 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Huntington Ingalls Industries’ (HII) Ingalls Shipbuilding division is partnering with three local high schools to construct talent development labs to bolster each of the school’s technical program...

August 22, 2018

GSSC welcomed two new members to the Board of Directors--Garry Mercer, Manager of Workforce Development at Ingalls Shipbuilding, and Ryan Blythe, founder of the Georgia Trade School.

Garry Mercer

With over 20 years experience in the shipbuilding indust...

August 6, 2018

GSSC's 2018 Fall Meeting date has changed to November 1-2.  Be sure to update your calendars and plan to attend this informative industry event!

GSSC meetings feature high profile speakers from industry and best practice models for workforce developme...

April 27, 2018

At GSSC’s 2018 Annual Conference, the Board of Directors confirmed Jeff Allman from Ingalls Shipbuilding as president and Jerome Eymard from Bollinger Shipyards as vice president.

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