Company: Austal USA Parent Company: Austal Subsidy Source: federal State in Which Facility Is Located: Alabama County: Mobile Year: 2006 Major Industry of Parent: heavy equipment Specific Industry of Parent: shipbuilding Value of Loan, Loan Guarantee or Bailout Assistance: $200,000,000 Loan Value Notes: Loan amounts do not reflect repayments. See the original source for that information. Program Name: Gulf Opportunity Zone Bonds Awarding Agency: Internal Revenue Service Type of Subsidy: federal tax-exempt bond Source of Data: (click here) Notes: In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, the federal government provided Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama allocations of private activity bonds, the interest on which was exempt from federal taxes. The face value amount is the value of the bonds issued by the state minus any rescinded amounts. Source Notes: If an online information source is not working, check the Tracker inventory page for an updated link.