Northrop Grumman, 3001 International to Break Ground On New High-Tech Facility in Slidell, La.

The ground breaking ceremony of the new Slidell, La. office building for 3001 International, Inc., a Northrop Grumman company.

The 3001 International Slidell office is part of the Eastern Louisiana Consolidation Project. The new facility will combine two existing 3001 International offices, the current Slidell office and the office at the Stennis Space Center in Miss. The 20,000 square foot building will bring 85 high-tech jobs, including 50 new positions, to St. Tammany Parish.

Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009, 2:00 p.m.

2050 Gause Blvd. E., Slidell, La.

Special Guests:
• Mayor Ben Morris, Slidell
• Brenda Reine-Bertus, St. Tammany economic development
• State Sen. A.G. Crowe, Louisiana
• John Olesak, vice president, geospatial intelligence, Northrop Grumman Information Technology