Koniag Acquires TecPro
Koniag is excited to welcome TecPro
Koniag Chairman and CEO Ron Unger says, “TecPro has an experienced, knowledgeable staff and has a history of winning valuable contracts in Alaska and across the Pacific Northwest. With TecPro’s
TecPro will join Dowland-Bach, Glacier Services, Big G Electric & Engineering, and newly acquired Great Northern Engineering in Koniag’s Energy and Water sector. This acquisition will also expand Koniag’s capabilities and reach, bringing in new potential markets in the Pacific Northwest and connections via TecPro’s U.S. Coast Guard contracts and GSA-certified products.
Long-time TecPro leader Wes Saunders will remain as the president of the company and will become a member of the Koniag Energy & Water leadership team.
Wes says, “We’re excited to join Koniag and bring benefits to the Kodiak region and to Alaska at large. We have always been committed to excellence and have been recognized as a superior provider for many years. With Koniag’s strong network of support and national reach, we can grow our work even further and create more opportunities for Alaskans.”
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Alaska Problems Require Alaska Solutions
On January 16, a fire destroyed the water plant and washeteria in the southwest Alaska village of Tuluksak. For the village of about 350 people, it was a devastating blow. The water plant was the only source of drinking water in the village, in which the primarily Yup’ik residents lack indoor plumbing and rely on honey buckets, not uncommon in the flat, swampy region.