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TOTE Maritime Names Alex Hofeling New Vice President and General Manager in Alaska None 

TOTE Maritime Names Alex Hofeling New Vice President and General Manager in Alaska

Alex Hofeling has been selected as the next Vice President and General Manager for TOTE Maritime’s Alaska office and operations. In this role, Hofeling will oversee both the Anchorage and Fairbanks offices.

Governor-Elect Mike Dunleavy Appoints John MacKinnon as DOT Commissioner None 

Governor-Elect Mike Dunleavy Appoints John MacKinnon as DOT Commissioner

Governor-elect Mike Dunleavy announced his appointment of John MacKinnon as commissioner of the Department of Transportation (DOT).

AVTEC’s Alaska Maritime Training Center Receives $95,000 Donation from Marathon Petroleum None 

AVTEC’s Alaska Maritime Training Center Receives $95,000 Donation from Marathon Petroleum

The AVTEC Alaska Maritime Training Center received a donation of $95,000 from the refining, marketing and logistics company Marathon Petroleum for the second time in two years. These funds allow AVTEC to enhance its arctic and ice navigation readiness project and upgrade the school’s full mission bridge ship simulator.

Erickson Awarded US Pacific Command Aerial Services Contract None 

Erickson Awarded US Pacific Command Aerial Services Contract

Erickson Incorporated, a leading aerospace manufacturer and aerial services company, has been awarded a firmed fixed price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for a base year with options for three additional years.

US Department of Labor Awards Alaska $3.35 Million to Prepare Alaskans for Work in High-Growth Industries None 

US Department of Labor Awards Alaska $3.35 Million to Prepare Alaskans for Work in High-Growth Industries

The US Department of Labor awarded $3.35 million dollars to the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development in Trade and Economic Transition Dislocated Worker Grants (DWGs).

Lynden's Green Initiative Celebrates 10 Years None 

Lynden's Green Initiative Celebrates 10 Years

"Lynden's Green Initiative grew out of a depression era distaste for waste and a common sense desire to do what's right," says Coordinator Anna Deal.

EBDG Participates in Hybrid Conversion of Washington State Ferries None 

EBDG Participates in Hybrid Conversion of Washington State Ferries

Earlier this year EBDG prepared a hybrid system integration study to analyze the feasibility of modifying three Jumbo Mark II vessels to integrate battery power into the propulsion plant.

Airstrike Firefighters Signs Agreement with Colorado State Fire Agency None 
AAA's Tipsy Tow Is at Your Service This Labor Day None 

AAA's Tipsy Tow Is at Your Service This Labor Day

To help Alaskans send off summer safely, AAA is offering Labor Day Tipsy Tow service.

First Lady of Alaska Christens Brand New M/V Tazlina None 

First Lady of Alaska Christens Brand New M/V Tazlina

Alaska’s First Lady Donna Walker broke a bottle of champagne over the stern of the M/V Tazlina in Ketchikan, officially christening the ship as the newest member of the Alaska Marine Highway fleet.