Friede Goldman Halter, Inc.


  • Pre-filing annual sales: $1,183 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $1,379 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 5,634
  • Sub-industry: 35 Industrial and Commercial Machinery and Computer Equipment
  • Place of incorporation: MS
  • Court for city of headquarters: MS Biloxi
  • In business at filing? yes

Bankruptcy case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? debtors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Andrews Kurth
  • Date of filing: April 19, 2001
  • Judge at filing: data not available
  • Court district of filing: MS SD
  • Court city of filing: Biloxi
  • Case number: 01-52173
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Not tort
  • Forum shop? Filed at headquarters

  • Case transferred? no
  • Destination court of transfer: not applicable
  • Creditors committee appointed? yes
  • ยง363 sale: 363 sale
  • Dip loan final approval? no
  • Plan type: free fall

  • Disposition status: confirmed
  • Date of disposition: December 30, 2003
  • Judge at disposition: Edward R. Gaines
  • Days from filing to disposition: 985

After the case

  • Did firm emerge? company did not emerge
  • Did firm refile? not emerged 5 years

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National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges

Turnaround Management Association

American Bankruptcy Institute

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