Alyeska Pipeline Announces Yeager as Vice President of Operations and Maintenance
Danika Yeager has joined Alyeska Pipeline Service Company as the Vice President of Operations and Maintenance. In this role, Danika is responsible for the safe, effective, and efficient maintenance and operations of Trans Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) facilities, including pump stations, response bases, and the Valdez Marine Terminal.
Danika brings decades of midstream experience in operations, HSE, regulatory compliance, commercial, and joint venture owner relations during her time at two of the country’s largest pipeline companies. Most recently she led the development of a $1.2 billion crude export terminal in Corpus Christi, Texas.
“I am thrilled that Danika has joined Alyeska,” said Brigham McCown, Alyeska President. “She brings a diversity of advanced knowledge about our industry, with experience leading successful teams and overseeing complex systems. She is looking forward to the challenge and opportunity to work at Alyeska, and we are excited to have her skills and commitment on TAPS.”
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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.