Umyuaq Construction, LLC announces SBA approved 8(a) mentor-protégé and joint venture agreement
Dillingham, AK – Umyuaq Construction, LLC, subsidiary of Choggiung Limited, is excited to announce a Small Business Administration approved 8(a) mentor-protégé and joint venture (MPA/JVA) relationship between Umyuaq Construction and CCI Energy and Construction Services, LLC (CCI-ECS). CCI-ECS, the mentor, is a subsidiary of Bristol Bay Native Corporation.
Under the relationship, Umyuaq Construction, LLC will be provided tools, procedures, financial support, and executive leadership by CCI-ECS to deliver exceptional service with low performance risk at the project level to the federal government.
Commenting on the collaboration between the two firms, CCI-ECS President/CEO Duncan Morrison said, “The MPA/JVA agreements between Umyuaq Construction, LLC and CCI-ECS present a compelling opportunity for our federal clients and our joint shareholders. Supporting our clients’ construction mission with low-risk solutions while also engaging in knowledge transfer with a new Alaska Native Village Corporation subsidiary is a tremendous accomplishment.”
Choggiung Limited is the largest Alaska Native Village Corporation in Bristol Bay with over 2,000 shareholders from Dillingham, Ekuk, and Portage Creek. Choggiung’s major business lines include Government Contracting, Hospitality, Commercial Real Estate, and Natural Resources.
Bristol Bay Native Corporation has successfully adapted and grown since its inception in 1972, creating a diverse portfolio of companies working in construction, government services, industrial services, and tourism.