J. California Cooper, prolific writer, dead at 82

...and switched to bus and truck driving after she realized she could make a lot more money, her daughter recalls. She drove welders up to their work site and then panned for gold while waiting for the return trip, Williams said."My mother tried a lot...
Alaska Ornamental Iron thrives on metal artistry

...metal art plates, but describes his business as a niche between big industrial welding shops and hobbyists with small plasma welders.If his business expands, Flynn said he hopes to expand his two-room workshop. It fulfills their needs now, but painting...
Empire Editorial: Gas pipeline should be an American effort, not just Alaskan lived in Alaska in 1977, you probably remember that bumper sticker. Thirty-seven years ago, thousands of Lower 48 welders left Alaska, leaving behind a 800-mile oil pipeline and a state determined to never again let "foreign" workers dominate...
ALUMINUM WELDER WANTED Full ti Job in Cordova 99574, Alaska US

...Thank you for your interest in the ALUMINUM WELDER WANTED Full ti. To begin the application...Job Reference Code 10163787 ALUMINUM WELDER WANTED Full ti About the Job ALUMINUM WELDER WANTED Full time year round experienced...
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Discovery show spotlights Kodiak welders

...depicted the company working around the clock to prepare Kodiak's fleet for an upcoming fishing season. An underwater welder repairs a vessel while a giant storm approaches. Other members of the team respond to a cannery that unexpectedly shut down...
New invention provides mobility for any ability

...While Bob came up with the idea for the Access Hybrid, it's been a team effort. Working with him is engineer Mike Bly and welder Carlton Shorey. Bob's son, Robie Janes, has been involved in testing the Access Hybrid and some marketing.The first prototype...
Dry dock lifts Seward economy

...hovered over Resurrection Bay on a mid-August morning as veteran welder John Ryan stood on a steel surface 70 feet up in the air, welding...propulsion system, piping and painting. Ryan, a professional welder for three decades, was busy welding the Z-drive, a type...
NTSB: Ferry fire likely caused by welding crew

...high-temperature metal work, according to the report.Just before noon, welders and the fire watch worker broke for lunch, and as they left...ambient temperatures. That means looking for hot spots left by welders. The company has also increased training, Ward said.Getting...
Alaska Editorial: Ready, not waiting

...has a sizable investment in the rig, which is moored at the Homer Spit.ASD is sending an "away team" of electricians and welders to prepare the rig for drilling in Cook Inlet.The shipyard also is moving to increase its business from south. The Prince...
Charles Gerald Polk

...Community College in Welding and was a proud member of several welders and pipefitters unions including Local Union 262-United Association...After receiving his certification, he worked several jobs as a welder and pipe fitter.However, Charlie's primary profession...


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