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Seattle Commuters Prepare for Two-week Closure of the Alaskan Way Viaduct

April 20, 2016 - in Construction, Corporate, Transportation

Drivers and transit users, pay heed: there are 14 days to get ready for a closure of the State Route 99 Alaskan Way Viaduct through downtown Seattle. Starting Friday, April 29, the Washington State Department of Transportation will close the viaduct between…

Study Finds Widespread Economic Benefits of Alaska Ferry System

February 5, 2016 - in Analysis, Corporate, Maintenance, Transportation

JUNEAU, Alaska—The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities today released a report on the economic impacts of the Alaska Marine Highway…

Merrick Awarded Contract with Municipality of Anchorage

November 10, 2015 - in Corporate, Surveying/Mapping

ANCHORAGE, Nov. 10, 2015—Merrick Alaska (www.merrick.com/Alaska) was recently awarded a contract to provide aerial photography and Light Detection and…

ADOT&PF Closing Select Waysides Due to Budget Reductions

June 26, 2015 - in Corporate, Transportation

FAIRBANKS, Alaska—Due to general fund budget reductions, the Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities (ADOT&PF) is not opening eight waysides. All eight of the closed waysides are located near other services. The waysides to be closed…

Coffman Engineers Announces New Corporate Leadership

June 10, 2015 - in Corporate, Design/Engineering

ANCHORAGE, June 2, 2015—Coffman Engineers is pleased to announce the following promotions of new corporate leadership: Will Veelman, S.E., to Chairman; Dave Gardner, S.E. to CEO; Dave Ruff, P.E. to President. Company founder Dave Coffman, S.E. moves into…

Alaska Completes Longest Bridge on Time and On Budget

Governor Sean Parnell was pleased to attend the ribbon cutting ceremony for the Tanana River Bridge. The military as well as seasonal moose hunters will see benefits from increased access to remote areas. The project was one of the first recommendations of…

Stantec Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire USKH Inc.

May 8, 2014 - in Corporate

North American design firm Stantec will grow its presence in the Alaskan and Pacific Northwest markets by acquiring USKH Inc.. Headquartered in Anchorage, AK, USKH is a 130-person multidiscipline design firm founded in 1972, with offices in Alaska, Washington…

Merrick & Company Awarded Multi-Year Program with Alyeska Pipeline Service Company

March 12, 2014 - in Corporate, Energy

Merrick & Company’s Surveying team is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a multi-year program with Alyeska Pipeline Service Company (Alyeska) of Anchorage, Alaska to provide professional surveying services and remote sensing subject matter…