Connecticut builds stuff. Big, fuck-off shiny stuff.
This story's particularly cool because the sub they were repairing was so old their current workforce couldn't work on it smoothly, so retirees came back to help. Saved the country a couple billion, and got a Los Angeles class nuclear sub back to seaworthy in under 2 years from a bad collision.
TheDay.com - Electric Boat gets USS Hartford back to sea | Southeastern Connecticut News, Sports, Weather and Video | The Day newspaper
Electric Boat gets USS Hartford back to sea. By Jennifer McDermott. Publication: The Day. Published 07/17/2011 12:00 AM. Updated 07/17/2011 04:15 PM. Photo courtesy of Electric Boat. Workers at Electr...