Saltchuck’s McDonald named to Arctic Commission
Feb18

Saltchuck’s McDonald named to Arctic Commission

FAIRBANKS — The Alaska Arctic Policy Commission announced Interior legislator David Guttenberg as one its two newest members this week. The commission named Guttenberg, D-Fairbanks, and Harry McDonald, Saltchuck Alaska managing director, to the commission to replace former members Beth Kerttula, D-Juneau, and Steve Scalzo of Foss Maritime. Scalzo recently retired, and Kerttula announced she was leaving the state legislature to become a visiting fellow at Stanford University’s Center for Ocean Solutions at the beginning of the session in January. For the complete story, click...

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Peninsula Clarion: Support businesses see growth, need laborers
Feb17

Peninsula Clarion: Support businesses see growth, need laborers

Support businesses see growth, need laborers By Kaylee Osowski Peninsula Clarion Alongside the increased oil and gas exploration and production in the Cook Inlet, support companies on the Kenai Peninsula have been growing, creating a strong backbone for the industry to rely on. Kenai Chapter President for the Alaska Support Industry Alliance Al Hull said he’s seen many new support businesses come into the area in the last year and expects that trend to continue as they’re an important part of the industry’s growth. “Without the support of the support companies, it would be difficult for the oil companies to function,” Hull said. “It would be something that they would have to furnish on their own and not only would they have to have their own expertise, it’s a lot of cost to have all that.” Click here for full...

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Crowley: Overcoming unique logistical challenges with innovative solutions
Feb16

Crowley: Overcoming unique logistical challenges with innovative solutions

Since 1953, Crowley has been providing marine, petroleum distribution and energy support services throughout Alaska. Today, Crowley maintains offices and operations across the state, with more than 650 employees delivering a diverse portfolio of services to help Alaskans overcome unique logistics and marine transportation challenges. With a storage capacity of more than 39 million gallons, Crowley is one of the unquestioned leaders in the Alaska fuel industry, providing transportation, distribution and sales of petroleum products to more than 280 communities across the state. Supporting Alaska’s energy and resource extraction industries, Crowley’s project management organization (PMOrg) provides turnkey marine solutions for multifaceted marine and offshore construction-related projects. In 2013 Crowley and Bowhead Transport Company, LLC, formed a joint venture to provide marine services in Alaska’s Arctic. Crowley supports the energy industry on the North Slope with summer tug-and-barge sealifts of large production modules and various marine transportation services. In Valdez, Crowley provides tanker escort and docking services in Valdez Harbor and Prince William Sound for Alyeska Pipeline Service Company’s Ship Escort/Response Vessel System (SERVS), utilizing some of the world’s most powerful, technologically advanced tugboats. Crowley is committed to enriching lives through innovative solutions done right. For more information, please visit...

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Delta Leasing: Maintenance and leasing services for the North Slope and throughout Alaska
Feb16

Delta Leasing: Maintenance and leasing services for the North Slope and throughout Alaska

Majority owned by Old Harbor Native Corporation, with more than 90% Alaska hire, Delta Leasing is committed to working with Alaskans and for Alaskans. Delta is a certified Dodge and GM warranty center with mobile mechanics and 24-hour service. They lease vehicles and equipment, with a focus on providing exceptional service on the North Slope of Alaska. Delta has extensive experience on the North Slope in oil and gas support service and has both an in-house facility and two lube/mechanic trucks that are able to perform service in the field. They offer all-inclusive lease rates that include all weatherization and upfitting. Delta’s diverse scope of business provides everything from SUVs for executives to pickup trucks for field projects. In their words, “We work with you to come up with the best and most cost effective solutions. Whether your goal is to free up cash flow, maximize tax benefits, or cut maintenance costs, Delta will work with you to build innovative options for your company.” To learn more about what Delta Leasing offers visit...

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Medical Park Family Care: Occupational health services and much more
Feb16

Medical Park Family Care: Occupational health services and much more

For over 3 decades, Medical Park Family Care has provided Occupational Health services to employers with quality services that have attracted clients from around the globe. Medical Park Occupational Health offers Pre-placement Exams, Periodic and Executive Exams, OSHA/Medical Surveillance Exams, Fit for Duty Exams, Employee Injury or Illness Exams and Treatment, DOT/Drug Testing, including MRO Services, Travel Consults, Immunizations, Wellness Exams, and much more. Voted Best of Alaska and locally owned and operated clinic, in business for over 42 years, Medical Park Family Care offers efficiency and cost savings because physicians are able to provide preliminary treatment at the time of visit. Employees are more likely to return to work with fewer medical visits – saving your organization time and money. Medical Park Occupational Health offers one-stop medical and testing services that save time. Additionally, they optimize employee time at the clinic by coordinating testing and exams among 15 doctors, dedicated technicians, radiological, laboratory and outside contracted services. Offering discounted pricing for high volume clients, be sure to ask us about Medical Park Family Care’s soon to be launched Corporate Wellness program; available for businesses and individuals. They also offer a full range of Aviation Medical Exams. To learn more, visit...

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