Northrop Grumman celebrated the groundbreaking of a new facility today, near Hill Air Force Base, to serve as a future headquarters for its workforce and nationwide team supporting the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program, with the opportunity to add 2,500 jobs in the state of Utah. Kathy Warden, Northrop Grumman chairman, chief executive officer and president, was joined by Senator Mike Lee, Senator Mitt Romney, Rep. Rob Bishop, Rep. Chris Stewart and local community leaders to break ground on the facility and demonstrate the company’s commitment to supporting the U.S. Air Force’s strategic deterrence mission.

From L to R: J. Stuart Adams (R-Davis), Utah Senate President; Rep. Chris Stewart (R-UT, 2nd District); Rep. Rob Bishop (R-UT, 1st District); Blake Larson, president, Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems; Senator Mike Lee (R-UT); Kathy Warden, chairman, chief executive officer and president, Northrop Grumman; Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT), Janis Pamiljans, president, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems; Greg Manuel, vice president, GBSD Enterprise Leader, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems;  Jeff Woodbury (senior vice president, Development & Acquisition, Woodbury Corporation);  Josh Hunt (executive vice president, Hunt Companies).