Try sailing from Port Townsend, Washington, to Ketchikan, Alaska, on a boat with no official race course, no motors, and no supply drops. Add in the potential of drowning, being run down by a freighter, or bumping into a grizzly bear. Put it all together and you’ve got the Race to Alaska. “This is absurd. … Continue reading Global Employees Ready for Rugged Race to Alaska
Sailing 750 miles from Washington to Alaska with no motor and no support in frigid waters and all kinds of weather is probably not on your bucket list, but the organizers and participants in the Race to Alaska (R2AK) aren’t your typical fair-weather seafarers. It takes a special kind of crazy to be part of … Continue reading R2AK – Our Favorite Kind of Crazy
Global Diving & Salvage, Inc. is pleased to announce they have expanded their regional operations with the addition of a new office in Juneau, Alaska. The new Juneau office will support southeast Alaska through several of Global’s primary service lines: marine construction, marine salvage and emergency response, diving operations and more. Global has been providing … Continue reading Global Opens New Office in Juneau, Alaska
December 23, 2016 Global’s service offerings have expanded significantly since our initial focus on diving operations in 1979, but one of our founding capabilities – salvage and wreck operations – continues to be a success through the completion of hundreds of projects around the world. While every call is unique, our team brings quick response, … Continue reading Salvage & Wreck Services: Answering the Call Anytime, Anywhere
Global Diving & Salvage is pleased to support Team Onism as they participate in the R2Ak (Race to Alaska). The team is comprised of Jenny Goff,Emily Silgard,and Katy Stewart (Asset Coordinator at Global). Beginning June 23,Team Onism will brave the 750-mile journey from Port Townsend to Ketchikan through the inside Passage. The stakes are high with a grand prize of $10,000. Learn more about the race at https://r2ak.com/. And read more about the adventures and perils of R2AK in this feature article from Northwest Yachting (http://www.nwyachting.com/articles/r2ak-race-or-revolution/).
Crews from Global Diving & Salvages Alaskan Region Office completed removal of wooden remnants of the F/V Northern Pride that had washed up on the beach of Katmai National Park’s Shelikof Strait.
Additional story and pictures available at Alaska Public Media.
Please come visit Global’s booth at the 31st Annual RDC Conference. This year’s conference will be hosted at the Dena’ina Civic & Convention Center.
– Improving Alaska’s Investment Climate
– Progressing a Sustainable Oil & Gas Business in AK
– Eni Petroleum and Nikaitchuq Project Update
– Arctic Exploration
– An Outlook for Global Energy and North American Gas
– Alaska Oil & Gas Industry: Challenges to a Sustainable Future
– National Oceans Policy
The Alaska Association of Harbormasters and Port Administrators annual conference is from October 25-29,2010 in Wrangell,Alaska. Check out the AAHPA website at www.alaskacleanharbors.org for more information.
Global’s Alaska region has expanded their operations with the addition of a new office building and warehouse. Please come by and visit our new facility!
The original office and warehouse at 5400 Eielson will remain as warehouse and storage.
5304 Eielson St
5300 Eielson St
Thank you for stopping by our booth at the Meet Alaska show in Anchorage on January 22.