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Latest Construction News
Project Manager Reflects on Austere Conditions at Cape Lisburne, Mission Success for Seawall Construction
At the edge of the Last Frontier, the completed barrier will protect critical military infrastructure from storm damage for the next half century.
Community visitor centers, roadside cabins, and robust trail systems are essential infrastructure needed to support the multi-billion dollar tourism sector in Alaska.
Cornerstone announces two additions to the company: Jordyn High joins as an Accountant and Kyler Dias joins as a Project Manager.
In mid-October, Crowley Fuels completed an extensive renovation project of its Kotzebue fuel and cargo dock, expanding the dock by 30 feet, adding safety features, and fortifying it against the elements.
Ahtna Marine & Construction Company Establishes SBA 8(a) Certified Joint Venture with J.F. Brennan Co.
Together AMCC and Brennan will bid and execute specific environmental dredging and dam construction projects throughout the United States that may have otherwise been out of reach.
Featured Construction Spotlight Business Profile
Alaska Occupational Safety and Health (AKOSH) is recognizing Dawson Construction, which has corporate offices in Juneau and Bellingham, Washington, for its acceptance into the Construction Health & Safety Excellence (CHASE) program at the gold level.
CHASE is a partnership program between licensed Alaska contractors and AKOSH to take a proactive approach to reduce workplace injuries, illnesses and fatalities within the construction industry. The partnership is tailored exclusively for the construction industry in Alaska and produces immediate positive effects within the safety and health program.
Alaska Business Coverage
Parker, Smith & Feek Vice President Kevin Sayler penned this HR Matters article that gives sound advice to help prevent builder’s risk claims.
Spotlight Business Profiles
BDO USA, LLP
Altman, Rogers & Co.
National Cooperative Bank
Thomas Head & Greisen, PC
American Marketing Association Alaska Chapter
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Hardware Hangs In
Turns out, predicting the effects of a pandemic on a global economy is kind of impossible. In the midst of the uncertainty, those companies that crumbled and those that found ways to thrive seemed random at times, depending on local economies, access to financial aid, the unpredictability of consumers, changing regulations, and a little bit of “who knows.”