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Breakwater next step for Seward's development

...the breakwater was built as well.Seward recently made its final payment on the 25-year obligation, he said.The dry dock and the prospective business center are at the end of Nash Road across Resurrection Bay from the city proper."A little...
Design for new ferry class expected by March

...Department of Transportation Deputy Commissioner Reuben Yost said the state has preliminary estimates from Alaska Ship and Dry dock in Ketchikan and Elliott Bay Design Group of Seattle.Yost says if the shipyard and architect are close on the final...
Police & Fire for Sunday, May 4, 2014

...Theft? At 8:04 a.m. Friday, a 58-year-old man reported the theft of a $2,000 downrigger from his boat in dry dock sometime in the past few weeks in the 2200 block of Brandy Lane.? At 8:14 a.m. Friday, a 50-year-old woman...
Committee approves audit on ferry repairs

...procuring the required expertise and for Transportation Department management of the refurbishment.The Tustumena went into dry-dock in November 2012. It did not return to service until October, following delays, which Austerman said disrupted service...
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...Hank Aaron was the third of eight children born to Estella and Herbert Aaron, who made a living as a tavern owner and a dry dock boilermaker's assistant.Aaron and his family moved to the middle-class Toulminville neighborhood when he was 8...
Mat-Su Assembly votes to store ferry the Susitna, an $80 million Navy prototype, in dry dock.Cruz Construction Inc. has proposed a cradle designed...Assemblyman Steve Colligan also voted for pursing the dry dock."This comes down to a gut-level confidence for me...
Drill vessels to be sent from Alaska to Asia

...there is a need to replace that system, including the engine, it would need to be done in a shipyard with a suitable dry dock facility - therefore the change to Korea."He did not immediately know which Korean shipyard was selected.Smith estimated...
State planning replacement of Tustumena ferry

...shortened design, however, proved unstable in Gulf of Alaska storms and too small for demand. It was lengthened but entered dry dock less than a decade later when it was found the added size made it too weak to withstand storms.Since then, the vessel...
Biologist finds no invasive species on drill rig

...biologist with URS Corporation, determined that based on his inspection of the rig, the time the Endeavour spent in dry dock and out of the water during its about 30-day trip aboard the Kang Sheng Kou was the "dominant factor" in killing the...
LeConte repairs to be worked out in Ketchikan

...said it is expected to be put in dry-dock Monday. "We were really the ship on blocks in the dry-dock, Wilson said. The 235-foot-long...will be brought into the submerged dry-dock area, she explained. It will work...


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