New Cultural Heritage Awards

The BBNC Education Foundation Board of Directors are pleased to announce three Cultural Heritage and Place Name grant awards for the third quarter of 2019 totaling $15,000 in new grant awards: Igiugig Village Council received an award of $5,000 to support the purchase of regalia and development of songs and dances for the Makuryat Yurartet…Read More

BP Recognizes Nick Gremley

Lifting Engineer Nick Gremley from CCI Industrial Services and Kakivik Asset Management was recognized by BP as a significant creator and contributor for conception, design, construction, and implementation of the GHX-60 Line Saddle Roller. The GHX-60 reduces risk, cost, and production impacts during inspection of lines by developing a method for removing saddles. The roller…Read More

CCI Recognized by Naval Facilities Command

CCI was recognized by Naval Facilities Command, PWD Maine for its work at the Charlestown Navy Yard on board the USS Constitution. CCI was one of two contractors invited to be on board the Constitution’s cruise through Boston Harbor. Program Manager Ralph Dean represented CCI at the invitation of Deputy Public Works Officer Jackie Johnson….Read More

Kakivik’s New Technology Developer

Kakivik is pleased to welcome Zhenhua Sun as its new Technology Developer; he will support the continued growth of Kakivik’s R&D facility and leading status as an asset integrity service provider. Zhenhua graduated as a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering with a focus on robotic design and a Master of Science in Refrigeration and…Read More

New Facility!

Kakivik and CCI are pleased to announce the acquisition of a new 8,200 square foot office and warehouse located at 5020 Fairbanks Street in Anchorage. This purchase is the result of ongoing growth and success under our new company leadership. Contractors will be working in the facility to upgrade and customize the building capabilities. Some…Read More

Aerostar SES Team Receives EPA National Site Reuse Award

An environmental cleanup team, which included Aerostar SES LLC (ASL), was recognized by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for supporting the US Air Force (USAF) at the former Myrtle Beach Air Force Base (AFB) in South Carolina. ASL performed the Site Inspection (SI) to identify releases of emerging contaminants in groundwater, soil, surface water and…Read More

Under the Surface: Development of In-Region Gravel and Rock Resources

Good quality rock, gravel and sand are essential for the proper construction of airports, roads, building pads, landfills, bridges and embankments. BBNC, in conjunction with village corporation surface owners, developed these resources as part of its commitment to use its ANCSA lands for the benefit of shareholders. Snake Lake Quarry, just 17 miles northwest of…Read More

Indigenous Language Institute Symposium

Atkiq (Michelle Snyder) and Mall’u (Francisca Demoski) attended the 10th Annual Indigenous Language Institute Symposium (ILI) in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The conference showcased second language learners who dedicate themselves to achieving speaking proficiency and eventual fluency in their Native languages. ILI invited learners to share what motivated them to learn their heritage language, and…Read More

Letter from the President

As hard as it is to believe, we’re just about to enter a new year and a new decade. Turning a corner like this is a milestone, and it gives us an opportunity to look back and reflect. As I think about 2019, it’s with a sense of gratitude. New acquisitions are already contributing to…Read More