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Fairbanks fed building gets ventilation upgrade

...government will spend $12 million to improve the ventilation system at the federal building in Fairbanks.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports the current ventilation system isn't suitable for a retrofit at the 40-year-old...
School construction up despite reduced capital budget roof or siding replacement and fire alarm and sprinkler system upgrades, to multimillion dollar heating and ventilation system overhauls.Metlakatla's Annette Island School District Superintendent Eugene Avey said oftentimes rural communities...
New wildlife refuge visitor center taking shape

...additional insulation and reducing heating costs. Skylights and plenty of windows will let lots of daylight in and the ventilation system will let warm air out at night and bring in fresh air, he said."It is not only about conservation but about...
The Juneau Indoor Shooting Range

...hazmat protocol I follow," he said. "We have a state-of-the-art ventilation and bullet trap system. The ventilation system clears all the air off the range every five minutes, and the air is then filtered."Archery is a big draw for...
DOT details open-deck ferry

...30 would be under cover inside the ship.An open deck design saves costs on the ship's HVAC, heating and ventilation systems, Yost said. He said designers are trying to avoid an airtight structure. However, DOT plans to consider both...
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Alaska Digest

...students ages 7 to 19 at four of five indoor firing ranges that were investigated. Three of the ranges had inadequate ventilation systems, officials from the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services and the federal Centers for Disease Control...
Empire editorial: Commitment provides benefit

...allowed the ships to shut down oil-burning onboard boilers that produce smoke while making steam for heating and ventilation systems, the laundry and dishwashers. Princess Superintendent Ken Gillespie said the changeover means no engines are...
Assembly committee to consider clean air ordinance

...Additionally, smokers would need to light up somewhere where the smoke wouldn't enter the windows, entrances or ventilation systems of a public building, according to the draft measure. The new limits would not apply to bars, tobacco stores...
New ship initiative floated

...independent marine engineers onboard to monitor wastewater treatment, pollution control equipment and heating and ventilation systems. Taxes raised by the fund would be placed in a "Commercial Vessel Passenger Account" to be appropriated by the...
My Turn: Clean indoor air is a right of all people

...profits if clean indoor is required. Second, that ventilation systems will protect patrons and workers from secondhand...Safety and Health have concluded that even the best ventilation systems cannot feasibly protect people from secondhand...


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