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Matson Community Giving Tops $3.7 Million in 2017 None 

Matson Community Giving Tops $3.7 Million in 2017

Matson contributed a total of more than $3.7 million in cash and in-kind donations to charitable organizations and community efforts in the communities it serves in 2017, with more than $1 million in cash, services and equipment going to support 68 Alaska organizations – an increase in value and recipient organizations of more than 25 percent.

Office of Boating Safety Releases Annual Alaska Boat Accident Statistics None 

Office of Boating Safety Releases Annual Alaska Boat Accident Statistics

The Alaska Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation’s Office of Boating Safety has released the State of Alaska’s 2017 boating accident statistics in advance of Safe Boating Week (May 19-25, 2018). Statistics include U.S. Coast Guard reportable accidents involving boats used for non-commercial purposes such as recreation, personal transportation, and subsistence.

Everts Father and Son Honored as UAF Business Leaders of the Year None 

Everts Father and Son Honored as UAF Business Leaders of the Year

The University of Alaska Fairbanks School of Management will honor Cliff and Rob Everts as business leaders of the year during a sold-out dinner and award ceremony at 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 7, in the Westmark Fairbanks Hotel’s Gold Room.

2018 Transportation Directory None 
State of Alaska and Federal Government Advance Highway Project None 

State of Alaska and Federal Government Advance Highway Project

The Federal Highway Administration and Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facility signed the final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Cooper Landing Bypass on the Sterling Highway, which concludes an EIS process that has taken longer than any other in the history of the Federal Highway Administration.

Erickson Completes its First Transmission Line Project in UK None 

Erickson Completes its First Transmission Line Project in UK

The project provides new sources of electricity with minimal impact on the land environment and is the first of its kind for Erickson in Europe.

LTI, Inc. Sunnyside Crew Receives National Certification for Tanker Cleanliness None 

LTI, Inc. Sunnyside Crew Receives National Certification for Tanker Cleanliness

Sunnyside Wash Bay Crew received a prestigious certification from the Juice Products Association (JPA) for the cleanliness of the tankers Lynden uses for carrying food-grade products.

Boat and Ship Building Sector in Alaska Poised for Growth None 

Boat and Ship Building Sector in Alaska Poised for Growth

The State of Alaska Division of Economic Development, in partnership with the University of Alaska Center for Economic Development, released the first in a series of reports examining several emerging economic sectors in Alaska. The report focuses on Alaska’s promising boat and ship building sector.

Lynden Handles Critical Samples for Ebola Vaccine None 

Lynden Handles Critical Samples for Ebola Vaccine

Lynden International has been assisting government and non-government organizations with transportation and logistics in West Africa since the Ebola crisis in 2014.

Secretary Zinke Approves Initial Plan to Build a Life-Saving Road for Alaska Native Village of King Cove None 

Secretary Zinke Approves Initial Plan to Build a Life-Saving Road for Alaska Native Village of King Cove

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke signed an agreement with the Alaska Native King Cove Native Corp., which is made up of tribal members from the local Agdaagux and Belkofski tribes, to build a life-saving road between the Native village and the nearby all-weather airport in Cold Bay.