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National Science Foundation Awards $500,000 Research Grant to Michele Yatchmeneff, ANSEP Alumnus and University of Alaska Engineering Professor None 

National Science Foundation Awards $500,000 Research Grant to Michele Yatchmeneff, ANSEP Alumnus and University of Alaska Engineering Professor

Yatchmeneff and her team will develop a series of publications for a new professional development course aimed at informing primary educators in how to build a sense of belonging for Alaska Native students.

Structural Engineer Stephen Cegelka Joins Stantec’s Anchorage Office None 

Structural Engineer Stephen Cegelka Joins Stantec’s Anchorage Office

Stephen Cegelka, PE, SE, has joined Stantec in its Anchorage office as a senior structural engineer. He has more than 20 years of in-state industry experience serving both public and private clients.

Engineering the Snow at Arctic Valley None 

Engineering the Snow at Arctic Valley

Thanks to a team of fresh engineering graduates, Anchorage may soon have a world-class ski destination overlooking downtown.

Stantec’s Earl Korynta Named Northwest Legacy Award Winner None 

Stantec’s Earl Korynta Named Northwest Legacy Award Winner

Stantec’s Earl Korynta, PE, was recently selected as the Northwest Legacy Award winner by Engineering News Record (ENR) magazine, the nation’s largest industry journal for contractors and design firms. The Legacy Awards are handed out across several regions in the United States and acknowledge the winner’s contributions to the industry. The Northwest region includes Alaska, Washington, and Oregon.

Architect Ross Timm Joins Stantec’s Anchorage Office None 

Architect Ross Timm Joins Stantec’s Anchorage Office

Ross Timm, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP, has joined Stantec in its Anchorage office, bolstering the firm’s buildings practice. He has more than a dozen years of in-state industry experience serving both public and private clients.

Innovative Ship Creek Water Treatment Facility Heat Exchanger Wins Green Merit Award None 

Innovative Ship Creek Water Treatment Facility Heat Exchanger Wins Green Merit Award

Anchorage Water & Wastewater Utility’s (AWWU) newest water treatment facility heat exchange system won a 2017 Best Projects Merit Award in the Green Projects Category from the publication Engineering News Record (ENR) – ENR Northwest Region.

 The World’s Best Aerial Firefighting Machine Returns to Chile None 

The World’s Best Aerial Firefighting Machine Returns to Chile

Erickson Incorporated, a leading aerospace manufacturer and global aerial services company that has fought fires for nearly 50 years, has returned to serve the citizens of Chile in the Bío Bío Region.

Predicting snow loads: How a UAA research team helping create safer structures None 

Predicting snow loads: How a UAA research team helping create safer structures

Ben Holmstrom Earns Professional Land Surveyor License None 

Ben Holmstrom Earns Professional Land Surveyor License

Ben Holmstrom, PLS is now a professional land surveyor (PLS) in the state of Alaska. He successfully passed the required exams for licensure, including the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES) Professional Surveying Examination and Alaska Land Surveying (AKLS) Examination.

R&M Appoints New Members to Board of Directors November 17, 2017 None 

R&M Appoints New Members to Board of Directors November 17, 2017

At the firm’s annual shareholders meeting, R&M CONSULTANTS, INC. (R&M) appointed three new members to its board of directors: Kim Nielsen, PE, Bill Preston, PLS, GISP and Tim Grier, PE.