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Update: Port of Anchorage shifts focus to modernization

ANCHORAGE - The Port of Anchorage is turning its focus from expansion to modernization and efforts to improve existing infrastructure.Lower sections of the hollow...
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...
Anchorage adds firm to defendants in port lawsuit

ANCHORAGE - The city of Anchorage is suing a fourth company over problems with the Port of Anchorage expansion project.The Alaska Dispatch News reported the municipality last week added GeoEngineers Inc. to the companies it's...
Military conducting large exercise over the state

...exercises, worried about what the Navy's presence might do to salmon and other marine life.One of those ships, the guided-missile destroyer USS Shoup, is expected to sail up Cook Inlet and dock at the Port of Anchorage on Wednesday.
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...
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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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...
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.
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...


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