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CH2M Hill selected as program manager for Anchorage port reconstruction

CH2M Hill has been selected by the Municipality of Anchorage to manage the design, engineering and reconstruction for the troubled Port of Anchorage expansion project, Anchorage Mayor Dan Sullivan announced Thursday.
Study finds Port of Anchorage design is flawed

...thousands of earthquakes," Nottingham told the Anchorage Daily News. Port MacKenzie, across Cook Inlet from the Anchorage port, used the same sheet pile design, he noted.An important element is that only the north end of the project was...
Audit outlines Anchorage port expansion problems

ANCHORAGE - The federal agency that agreed to manage expansion of the Port of Anchorage did not provide effective oversight of the project whose costs have more than quadrupled, according to a U.S. Department of Transportation review.
Hundreds of millions in bonds on Nov.6 ballot

...Alaska village, help pay for a rail link to the port at Point MacKenzie and contribute another $50 million to the Anchorage port expansion.Proposition A on the Nov. 6 general election ballot would let the state go into debt for another $453...
Alaska editorial: Anchorage port costs are statewide concern

...Fairbanks Daily News-Miner:The Anchorage port expansion has a major Fairbanks come through the Anchorage port. Everyone has an interest in...bridge.But the height of the Anchorage port expansion made it a much different...
Audit says BP hired Alaskans for Northstar

...he said. Those modules, used for housing workers and processing oil and well fluids, rose like leviathans at the Anchorage port in the late 1990s. Building the structures, rising up to 10 stories tall, provided work for hundreds of workers...
Alaska Digest funding, would stretch nearly two miles across Knik Arm from the Point MacKenzie area to a spot near the Anchorage port. Current estimates have pegged the cost of construction between $400 and $600 million, although past estimates...
Police identify body found near Anchorage port

ANCHORAGE - Anchorage police have identified the woman found dead near the Anchorage port Friday morning. Lucille D. Jacobs, 29, of Bethel, was found near the small boat launching area by construction workers at...
Cost woes plague Anchorage port expansion; scaled-down version proposed as alternative

ANCHORAGE - A controversial project to expand the Port of Anchorage and replace its old docks may be abandoned as its costs continue to escalate. At Anchorage Mayor Dan Sullivan's request, the port has proposed a scaled-back version that would shore up old, corroded pilings and finish two new barge berths and one berth for ships. But the big cargo carriers that bring in most of the goods consumed by Alaskans would remain at the old dock, which the port says would fail in a major earthquake.
Gov. Sean Parnell ending 1st state-sponsored trip overseas that included stops in Europe, Israel

...extensive security, and by the nation's trauma care systems. Both, he said, could hold lessons for Alaska. The Anchorage Port accepts most of the state's cargo.The governor said he stressed the state's commitment to renewable energy while...


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