Forrest General is a 512-bed, level II trauma center, located in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, that provides regional health services to a 19-county area. The Emergency Department contains a total of 57 rooms and serves more than 80,000 patients each year.
Due to the nature of the hospital, they have asked to remain anonymous. Founded in 1881, in response to a typhoid epidemic that was ravaging the city, this hospital has grown dramatically and today: • Serves a 17-county region in three states • is federally designated as a Regional Trauma Center • has 2,592 employees
Bath Iron Works (BIW) is a shipyard specializing in building warships for the United States Navy. The shipyard was purchased by General Dynamics in the mid-1990’s. At the time of the engagement, there was a strained relationship between BIW and their primary union.
The Dakota Gasification Company started in 1984 in North Dakota, USA with the Great Plains Synfuels Plant. The plant uses lignite coal to make synthetic natural gas. The synthetic natural gas is piped to the Northern Border Pipeline which supplies homes and businesses in the eastern part of the United States.