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Empire Editorial: Waking up from Alaska's aerospace dream

...failure of imagination. It's not a failure of hard work or drive. It's not the Delta Barley Project or the Alaska Seafood International plant. If the state gave up on Alaska Aerospace today, it would walk away having brought millions of dollars...
Seafood plant retools for big rush

ANCHORAGE - Alaska Seafood International will shut down for two weeks next month to retool in advance of an expected rush of big orders, chief executive Russell Schreck...
Anchorage seafood plant draws firm offer agent to find a buyer for the former Alaska Seafood International plant. The plant was shut down last fall...economy. It was built specifically for lease to Alaska Seafood International, which planned to turn raw fish into heat-and-eat...
State chilly to fry machine maker

...Export Authority, said a South Anchorage fish processing plant desired by the company already is occupied by Alaska Seafood International, and that will not change as long as ASI doesn't violate its lease. "We're not entertaining any proposals...
State briefs

...the energy authority, sold a string of hydroelectric dams to the communities they serve, resurrected the Alaska Seafood International plant by recruiting a New York investor and worked with the Denali Commission to enhance rural energy.
ASI closes plant, lays off 43 workers

Alaska Seafood International abruptly closed its doors and put 43 employees out of work...owners no longer wanted to operate the struggling plant. Alaska Seafood International, which operated since 1999 but never fulfilled the promise...
State commits more cash to ailing plant pour up to $2.5 million into the venture. So far, the Great Alaskan Seafood Co., formerly known as Alaska Seafood International, has been a bust since it began in the late 1990s in a building erected with $50 million in state money...
AIDEA writes off $91.3 million

...and Export Authority approved an audit Tuesday that writes down about half of its $50 million investment in Alaska Seafood International, a struggling seafood plant in South Anchorage. The agency also took a write down of about half of the...
Anchorage fish plant sells off its equipment equipment - including machines to cut, mince, shape, fry and freeze fish - is for sale at the defunct Alaska Seafood International plant. The gear is being sold to help pay back money owed to two ASI investors, Bank SinoPac of Taiwan and...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the company scrambles to find new investors. Alaska Seafood International has asked the state for an additional $15...already has spent $50 million to build the Alaska Seafood International factory. The Alaska Industrial Development...


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