Ahtna Announces Special Dividend

March 23, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Anchorage, Alaska – To assist shareholders who are experiencing severe economic distress as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Trustees of Ahtna Hwt-anene (People’s) Trust have declared a special shareholder distribution of $10.00 per share. The distribution will be made to all shareholders of record as of February 8, 2020 and will be non-taxable. Shareholders: Our Glennallen and Anchorage offices are not open this week and due to reduced staff availability, please refrain from calling with questions regarding the distribution. Details, including the distribution date, will be posted on the Ahtna website (www.ahtna.com) ...
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Ahtna Glennallen Headquarter Office Closed to Public

Ahtna’s Glennallen Headquarters office will be closing to the public today, March 17, at 5 pm. The office is scheduled to remain closed until March 30, 2020. You can contact the following staff people for your business service needs. Shareholders can use the MyAhtna.com portal to easily update their own contact information and view and print shares and financial information. We appreciate your understanding as we take important precautionary measures at our Ahtna offices to protect everyone’s health and safety. Tsin’aen ...
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President’s Message: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

There are understandable concerns about the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) with each day bringing new developments. Ahtna has been closely monitoring the pandemic over the last few weeks and proactively responding to the impacts to our organization and those we care deeply about. We have one simple objective that guides us: keeping our employees, shareholders and communities safe. With that in mind, we wanted to provide you an update on our response to the coronavirus. To address the rapidly evolving situation, Ahtna’s Crisis Management Team has been called into action and is meeting regularly to ensure that we are ...
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Ahtna Subsidiary Acquires North Slope Pad Space

Anchorage, Alaska – Ahtna Petrochemical Products, LLC, a subsidiary of Ahtna Netiye’, LLC, has acquired 23 acres of North Slope pad space to support operational and logistical needs of the oil and gas industry in Alaska. The pad was formerly owned by the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority (AIDEA), a state agency, and is available for leasing. The pad footprint is strategically located less than five miles from the Deadhorse airport with 15 acres of gravel and ideal space for a laydown yard or equipment, rig, or camp storage. “We have a strong and vested interest in ongoing oil ...
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Roy Tansy, Jr. Promoted to Chief Operating Officer for Ahtna, Netiye’

Anchorage, Alaska – Ahtna Netiye’, LLC is pleased to announce the promotion of Roy Tansy, Jr. to Chief Operating Officer (COO).  An Ahtna shareholder, Tansy has held positions with the Ahtna family of companies dating back 30 years. He brings over 20 years of executive management experience in operations, business development, strategic planning and corporate leadership. His professional background has included management of construction, oil and gas, facilities management and security companies. Tansy currently sits on the boards of the Alaska Native Heritage Center and the Alaska Chamber of Commerce. “Roy is a trusted leader for our company and the ...
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Ahtna Subsidiary Acquires Leading Dredging and Civil Construction Firm

November 18, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Anchorage, Alaska – Ahtna Marine & Construction Company, LLC (AMCC), an Ahtna, Inc. company, has finalized acquisition of Cavache, Inc. a Florida-based dredging and civil construction firm. Cavache has been in operation for over 15 years and it’s 20 employees and vessel and marine equipment assets will be transitioned under AMCC. “Cavache has an excellent reputation with their clients and the acquisition will bolster our strategic objective to expand operations throughout the Southeast region of the country,” said Craig O’Rourke, AMCC president. Cavache specializes in hydraulic and mechanical dredging services in lakes, ports, rivers, ...
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Ahtna, Inc. Directors Select Cecil Sanford to Fill Board Seat

Ahtna, Inc.’s Board of Directors is proud to announce the selection of Cecil Sanford as a new board member. Sanford is filling the Seat H Mentasta Lake seat on Ahtna, Inc.’s 13-member board. Pursuant to the Ahtna bylaws, the Board of Directors selected Sanford by a majority vote at a meeting held on Thursday, October 3, 2019. Sanford will serve the remainder of the Mentasta seat term that ends in 2021. Sanford currently lives in Copper Center but spent most of her life in Mentasta Lake Village. Her grandparents and mentors are Huston and Jenny Sanford (Mentasta) and Herman and ...
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Ahtna Announces Largest Shareholder Dividend in Company History

November 5, 2019 Anchorage, Alaska – On November 5, 2019, in accordance with the Earnings Distribution Policy, the Trustees of Ahtna Hwt'aene (People’s) Trust formally declared a record-high shareholder distribution for 2019 of $15.08 per share. The distribution will be made to all shareholders of record as of November 4, 2019.  The distribution amount per share has more than tripled in just two years and is the highest dividend/distribution per share in the history of Ahtna. In addition, a distribution of $1,000 per eligible Elder as of November 4, 2019 was declared. Since 2009, an Elder distribution to original shareholders ...
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Alaska Travelers Will See New Interpretive Signs Along Highways in the Ahtna Region

Glennallen, Alaska – With the help of funding from the Bureau of Indian Affairs, visitors to the Ahtna region can learn about the traditional, cultural and historic features indigenous to the area through a series of six interpretive signs. Ahtna, Inc. is the only Alaska Native Regional Corporation whose villages are all connected by the road system and the signs were installed at highway viewpoints throughout the region this summer. They are located along the Glenn Highway (near Gunsight Mountain at the Camp Creek pullout), the Richardson Highway (near Hogan Hill and the Willow Lake pullout), the Tok Highway (milepost ...
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Ahtna, Inc. Releases Regional Map App

The Ahtna Land department has developed a mapping app to help locals and visitors to the region determine who owns the land they are exploring. The app clearly shows property boundaries and public and private land ownership in the Region. Your mobile device’s GPS interacts with the map to give you real-time location-based intelligence. An Ahtna Land Use Permit is required for activities on Ahtna lands and the app can help you plan accordingly.  Visit www.ahtna-inc.com/land-permits for details on purchasing an Ahtna Land Use permit. Using the app you can search for locations, view the land ownership legend, measure distances ...
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