Day & Zimmermann Completes Strategic Sale of Mississippi Fabrication Facility

Firm to Focus Resources on Geographic Expansion

PHILADELPHIA, PA—September 18, 2012Day & Zimmermann, a nationally recognized provider of industrial, defense and workforce solutions for government and commercial customers, announced today the sale of its 190,000 sq ft fabrication facility in Moss Point, Mississippi. The terms of the sale were not disclosed. The move allows the firm to dedicate more resources toward its larger strategic vision to expand in its core service areas: engineering, construction, and maintenance. 

“Moving forward, this sale will allow us to focus on the markets where our clients need us most,” said Guy Starr, President of DZ Atlantic, a Day & Zimmermann company. “As we continue to grow, we remain committed to doing what we say and delivering the comprehensive solutions our clients demand.”

Day & Zimmermann’s 24,000 employees provide industrial, defense and workforce solutions to a broad base of commercial and government customers. Operating from more than 150 worldwide locations with 2.7 Billion USD in revenues, the Day & Zimmermann family of companies is currently ranked as one of the largest private companies in America by Forbes and is a former winner of the U.S. National Family Business of the Year award. Founded in 1901 and headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, Day & Zimmermann companies today provide engineering, construction and maintenance services, and staffing services to the commercial and government sector, and munitions products, security, logistics, equipment maintenance and facilities management services to the Department of Defense, other government groups and defense industry contractors. For more information, visit