Hawaiian-owned firm gets $23M U.S. Navy contract, adding Orlando jobs

In the midst of the ongoing federal government shutdown, the U.S. Department of Defense still is functioning, allowing many firms to grab contracts — including one in Orlando that scooped up a multimillion-dollar work order. 

The U.S. Navy awarded a $23 million contract to Kapili Services LLC — an Orlando division of Honolulu-based parent company Alaka ‘ Ina Foundation.