JENNINGS, LA – Congressman Clay Higgins (R-LA) commended Greenberry Industrial’s announcement of a $500,000 investment to retrofit the former Gulf Island Shipyards facility near Jennings into a manufacturing plant.
Greenberry will use the site to manufacture heavy industrial modules for the petrochemical, maritime, energy, pulp and paper, and high-tech semiconductor industries. The project is expected to create 100 direct jobs and 144 indirect jobs in Jeff Davis Parish. Read more about the announcement here.
Congressman Higgins issued the following statement:
“Greenberry Industrial’s investment in Jeff Davis Parish will create new jobs and economic opportunities for South Louisiana. This is welcome news. We support private investment projects like this, which contribute greatly to Louisiana’s economy.”