by Tracy Barbour | Aug 27, 2018 | Telecom & Tech
Small businesses are using video security and surveillance systems as an integral part of their efforts to protect their physical assets from theft, vandalism, and other threats. Video security cameras also help maintain a safe environment for employees, customers, and other visitors.
by Isaac Stone Simonelli | Aug 27, 2018 | Oil & Gas
At first glance, it’s hard to imagine why Papua New Guinea-based Oil Search decided to venture into the Arctic after almost ninety years in the tropics. Their acquired assets, which they took operatorship of in March, include a 25.5 percent interest in the Pikka Unit and adjacent exploration acreage and a 37.5 percent interest in the Horseshoe Block.
by Vanessa Orr | Aug 20, 2018 | Education, Nonprofits
One of the most noble goals of three Alaska nonprofits—Habitat for Humanity Anchorage, Anchorage re:MADE, and Goodwill—is to help people get back on their feet by providing access to homes, job training, networking opportunities, and more.
by OHara Shipe | Aug 20, 2018 | Mining
In 1855, the first coal mine in Alaska was opened by the Russian-American Company near Port Graham on the Kenai Peninsula. Fifteen years later in 1870, the first gold mine was established just outside of Juneau.
by Tracy Barbour | Aug 20, 2018 | Finance
Lori McCaffrey is a multifaceted executive whose essence can be encapsulated in three key words: finance, family and faith. As KeyBank’s market president in Alaska, McCaffrey has a long, accomplished banking career.
by Vanessa Orr | Aug 20, 2018 | Architecture, Energy, Engineering, Environmental, Oil & Gas
For many Alaskans it’s still necessary to use fuel tanks to heat their homes as well as to provide fuel for commercial businesses and government facilities. And while these tanks are vital to the state’s well-being, they are often out of sight and out of mind—which means that no one pays much attention to them until there’s a problem.
by alaskabusiness | Aug 16, 2018 | Right Moves
LONG Building Technologies has expanded its offices in the state. Alyssa Norris recently joined the LONG team as an Account Executive in the Fairbanks office in July.
by alaskabusiness | Aug 14, 2018 | Right Moves
Brandon is an environmental policy leader with experience in fisheries issues on a broad geographic scale, ranging from Alaska to the Arctic and Russian Far East.
by Isaac Stone Simonelli | Aug 7, 2018 | Energy, Featured
Renewable energy projects, especially solar, operate at scales of much larger magnitude in the Lower 48 than in Alaska. But size isn’t everything, and there has been a strong uptick in the development of renewable energy projects in the Alaska since 2008.
by Tracy Barbour | Aug 7, 2018 | Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Small Business
If you’re on a health kick or simply enjoy drinking a refreshing glass of tea, Jesse Janes is hoping you’ll reach for his product: kombucha.