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Centennial Hall to get $4M renovation

...will be additional toilets - great news for anyone who's had to stand in line for the bathroom at intermission, facility manager Steven Pfister said."We're expanding the men's and women's bathrooms and adding a second set of bathrooms...
Ice climbing tower opens for second season

...formed up to resemble more what a real waterfall would be; it's more vertical this year," Sam Braband, outdoor facilities manager for UAF's Department of Recreation, Adventure and Wellness, said earlier this week.Climbers got their first...
Renovations planned at Governor's Mansion

...governor's spokeswoman said.The project includes replacing a retaining wall that Tanci Mintz, the state leasing and facilities manager, said is deteriorating and has been on the Department of Administration's deferred maintenance list for four...
Poor acoustics cause patients stress at mental health unit

...60 decibels after the source of the sound has been stopped.In an effort to fix the problem, the hospital's facilities manager Marc Walker requested the study that made those findings in early 2012. He hired a local engineering company to evaluate...
Empire Editorial: AFN: Could we handle it? Would we want to?

...necessary shopping. Unfortunately, we don't yet have the infrastructure for an event this big.Steve Pfister, facilities manager with the Centennial Hall Convention Center offered a handful of maximum head count numbers for the venue, depending...
Centennial Hall renovations a small step toward a hoped-for overhaul

...ADA-certified doors without operators to open them and a leaky hood vent in its kitchen to name just a few items facility manager Steven Pfister wants to address, restoring some 38 track walls is but a small step toward renovating the hall to...
The Juneau Indoor Shooting Range

...that time he trained people in the use of firearms. He serves as a range safety officer on the firearms side, and facilities manager of the archery side. In addition, he is the Southeast Alaska coordinator for hunter education and the National...
UAS gets a big makeover

...campus from Glacier Highway, completing the switch to a more walkable campus, said Keith Gerken, the school's facilities manager."We're going to evolve over time, but the front door is now to the north, from Loop Road," he said.The...
First Lady presiding

...Reifenstein Dialysis Center. Shown with Murkowski, from left, are center staff members Helen McCallum, Amy Scott, facility manager Chris Wenzel, and foundation Executive Director Charlotte Richards. The Waterfall Committee is a fishing tournament...
Juneau fisherman looks for peace, memories in his work Juneau from Oakland, Calif. He lived in the Bay Area for 22 years and worked as an industrial designer and a facilities manager for Macintosh networking companies. Vinsel was at the forefront of artistic content creation when the World Wide...


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