National Shipbuilding Suppliers Association Elects Chris Deegan to the Board

February 22, 2021 – Chris Cikanovich, Chairman of the Board of the American Shipbuilding Suppliers Association (ASSA), announced today that Chris Deegan, President and Chief Executive of Gibbs & Cox has been elected to the National Board of Directors. Deegan joined Gibbs & Cox as the Engineering Group Vice President in 2013. After three years, he was promoted into the…

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U.S. Shipbuilding Supplier Industrial Base Defends “Buy American” Legislation

July 16, 2020 – The American Shipbuilding Suppliers Association (ASSA) released a Statement of Policy today defending and supporting the work of House Armed Services Committee (HASC) lawmakers who are working to pass legislation that will gradually strengthen existing “Buy American” requirements on the Defense Department’s largest Programs of Record (PoR). The legislation would include language in the 2021 defense…

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