President’s Message: Keeping our employees, shareholders and communities safe

Posted by & filed under Spring 2020.

michelle anderson

Dear fellow shareholder, The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has had extraordinary impacts on communities across the world, with tragic effects on people’s health and way of life. There are understandable concerns about the spread of COVID-19 in our region and areas we operate. While we should not panic, Ahtna is taking the pandemic very seriously… Read more »

CEO’s Message: Taking proactive steps to protect our staff, shareholders, partners, and communities

Posted by & filed under Spring 2020.

Tom Maloney

Greetings shareholders, As the situation with the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) quickly evolves, we have taken proactive steps to protect our staff, shareholders, partners, and the communities where we live and work. Maintaining a healthy corporation and essential business functions will allow us to continue to take care of our customers, shareholders and employees. The business… Read more »

Remediation at Coast Guard Base Kodiak

Posted by & filed under Spring 2020, Top Story – Spring 2020.

By Timothy F. Gould, PE, F.SAME, and Rick Girouard, PE, M.SAME At a remote U.S. Coast Guard installation in Alaska, a cooperative effort between industry and government successfully carried out soil and groundwater remediation at the site of a former laundry and dry-cleaning facility where several previous cleanup attempts had been unsuccessful. At 3,588-mi.2, Kodiak… Read more »

Ahtna Team Delivers Critical Flood Risk Reduction

Posted by & filed under Spring 2020, Top Story – Spring 2020.

By Leslie Jacques, AGSC/ADB Marketing Manager and Brian Gough, ADB Director of Construction Klutina River Contractors (KRC), the third joint venture entity formed between Ahtna Design-Build, Inc. and CDM Smith, was awarded a $22 million task order contract by the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Omaha District for the L-594 levee system repairs… Read more »

Special Recognitions of Ahtna Staff at this year’s SAME Annual Awards Banquet

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Tim Gould receiving notice of entering SAME Fellows Class 2020 with Pat Coullhoun.

By Denise Yancey, M.SAME Two announcements of interest to Ahtna were made at this year’s Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) Anchorage Post’s Annual Awards banquet held in January. First, SAME’s Academy of Fellows announced Timothy F. Gould, President of Ahtna Engineering Services and Ahtna Solutions, will be invested in the Academy of Fellows Class… Read more »

STAR Awards: Recent STAR Level 1 Award recipients

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Pictured from left to right – Project Manager Andy Davila, Detention Officer Rosa Uribe and Chief of Security Izick Garcia.

Recent STAR Level 1 Award recipients: Bradley Steck, ADB’s San Diego Operations Construction Manager Randy Rogers, Senior Program Manager and AGSC/ADB Safety Point of Contact, presents Mr. Bradley Steck, ADB’s San Diego Operations Construction Manager, a Level 1 STAR Award for Bradley’s outstanding implementation and oversight of safety and health programs at the project site…. Read more »

Native Village of Tazlina Seeks Help to Protect Traditional Copper River Fishing Grounds

Posted by & filed under Spring 2020.

The Native Village of Tazlina Tribal Council is raising funds to purchase a 462-acre parcel of property at the confluence of the Copper and Tazlina Rivers to protect ancient village sites and tribal fishing grounds. There are fish camp roads and trails established around the site to access traditional fishing grounds on the Copper River…. Read more »

Wildfires on Ahtna Lands

Posted by & filed under Spring 2020, Top Story – Spring 2020.

By John Leonhart, Manager, Land & Resources Department The 2019 wildfire season was uncommonly eventful on Ahtna land and across the Copper River Valley. Due to changing fire conditions, we can expect future fire seasons to begin earlier, be more intense and last longer than in years past. This chart illustrates the fire history of… Read more »

New Glennallen Land Kiosk

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Diane Jordan, Glennallen Administrative Assistant, stands by the new Ahtna land kiosk located in the headquarters office. Visitors can use the kiosk to conveniently purchase an Ahtna land use permit online.

Diane Jordan, Glennallen Administrative Assistant, stands by the new Ahtna land kiosk located in the headquarters office. Visitors can use the kiosk to conveniently purchase an Ahtna land use permit online.