The donation continues a strong partnership between the two organizations that began over a decade ago.
GNE is a well-established engineering firm with clients and projects ranging from the North Slope to Anchorage.
The grant will facilitate the design and implementation of training for community members in the emerging aeronautics industry on the island.
“To be an Arctic specialist, one has to have experience with cold climate means, methods, and materials applications in the Arctic, as well as an understanding of the logistics challenges,” says Richard S. Armstrong, founder of RSA Engineering.
Shannon & Wilson, a geotechnical and environmental consulting firm, announced that Kyle Brennan has been promoted to Office Manager of the Anchorage, Alaska location.