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Anchorage considers new strategy for multimillion-dollar port project

...steel sheets for the dock had bent, jammed and separated, threatening the structure's integrity.The U.S. Maritime Administration, or MARAD, commissioned a $2.2 million yearlong study. The agency initially was in charge of the project...

...the Defense Department's Military Sealift Command. The ship is owned by the Transportation Department's Maritime Administration and is currently based in Portsmouth, Va. It would have a civilian crew.U.S. officials said they expect...
Port expansion manager urges dismissal of lawsuit

...municipality in March sued ICRC and two engineering companies, PND Engineers and CH2M Hill.A federal agency, the Maritime Administration, had an agreement with the city to oversee the work and administer contracts. ICRC recommended and MARAD approved...
Study finds Port of Anchorage design is flawed

...municipality until December. But the U.S. Maritime Administration, which sought the study by engineering firm...conditions at the Port of Anchorage," the Maritime Administration, known as MARAD, said in a prepared statement...
Anchorage mulls options for troubled port project engineers CH2M Hill and the U.S. Maritime Administration, the federal agency that managed the beleaguered...the new dock were damaged.Last year, the Maritime Administration, or MARAD, contracted with the U.S. Army...
Audit outlines Anchorage port expansion problems

...DOT inspector general concludes that the U.S Maritime Administration did not adequately define its oversight or establish...questions.The Anchorage Daily News reports the Maritime Administration had never before managed a major port project...
Hundreds of millions in bonds on Nov.6 ballot

...season. Inspections found that steel sheets that form the new dock face had bent and split apart.The federal Maritime Administration has been leading the troubled port reconstruction, but Sullivan said the city is taking on more responsibility...
Empire editorial: Polar history sent to the scrap yard

...berth made a last-ditch attempt to get the Maritime Administration (MARAD) to swap another ship, a more valuable...months ago. The senator's firm letter to Maritime Administration officials was apparently ignored. No legislation...
Uchytil defends Statter Harbor project in letter

...operating it at Statter Harbor," Uchytil wrote. "We have been transparent with MARAD (the United States Maritime Administration) in our vision to maximize the use of this valuable tool. It is not being shuttled to Statter under the cloak...
NC man joins fight to save historic Arctic exploration vessel

...Esco Marine, a ship salvaging company in Brownsville, Texas. The U.S. Department of Transportation's Maritime Administration (MARAD) old the Glacier to the company this year for scrap metal salvage.It was in Boston, Mass. that Fulcher...


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