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Port of Anchorage project needs $300M to complete

...Anchorage Mayor Dan Sullivan estimates the city needs about $300 million in additional funding to complete the Port of Anchorage construction project.The Alaska Dispatch News reported Sullivan spoke about the troubled project Monday after a...
Study finds Port of Anchorage design is flawed

...still-unreleased study examining the troubled Port of Anchorage expansion project suggests that it shouldn't was inappropriate for the conditions at the Port of Anchorage," the Maritime Administration, known as MARAD...
Port expansion manager urges dismissal of lawsuit

...against the firm that formerly oversaw expansion of the Port of Anchorage should be dismissed, the company's attorney said...of the city lawsuit.Construction on the troubled Port of Anchorage expansion project has been mostly halted since the...
Business turning up at Port of Anchorage

ANCHORAGE - The Port of Anchorage reports traffic is increasing, after the slump in 2009. Deputy Director Steve Ribuffo says this year is a marked turnaround...
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Anchorage mulls options for troubled port project

ANCHORAGE - The best options for the troubled Port of Anchorage expansion project involve removing most of the new...fix would leave the two major cargo carriers at the Port of Anchorage's old dock, which officials say is deteriorating...
Sheffield to retire as Anchorage's port director

...his post as director of the Port of Anchorage, port officials announced Thursday...over the last decade at the Port of Anchorage, Alaska's port, represents...credited with expanding the Port of Anchorage during his 10-year tenure...
Alaska editorial: Port answers

...troubled expansion project at the Port of Anchorage - both what went wrong and how...overseeing the project. The Port of Anchorage expansion was MARAD's first...Four reviews should help right Port of Anchorage expansion.
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...
Anchorage port director and mayor at odds over scope of port project

ANCHORAGE - The mayor of Anchorage and the director of the Port of Anchorage appear to be at odds over the scope of a project to expand the port.Mayor Dan Sullivan said last week that he would seek $350...
Anchorage port workers start national security enrollment

ANCHORAGE - Maritime workers at the Port of Anchorage have started signing up for an ID program geared toward...million workers are slated to apply to the program. The Port of Anchorage is the 104th port to begin enrollment.


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