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  • Akana Receives Honor Award from ACEC

    February 15, 2017

    The annual ACEC-Oregon Engineering Excellence Awards banquet held on January 18 at the Multnomah Athletic Club in Portland.  The event showcases interesting and noteworthy projects completed by local engineering companies.   Akana has participated in past nominations and has been part of several winning projects…but often as a subconsultant and...

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  • Alcantar-Akana Joint Venture Awarded USACE QA Contract

    November 17, 2016

    The Alcantar-Akana Joint Venture was awarded a $9.4M contract to provide Quality Assurance Representative (QAR) Services to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Walla Walla District. The 3-year contract covers work throughout the District, as well as the neighboring Portland and Seattle Districts. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) approved...

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  • Akana providing Health and Safety Services on Centennial Mills Demolition

    December 7, 2015

    Akana has been hired to provide on-site Health and Safety oversight for the Centennial Mills Demolition Project. The Portland Development Commission (PDC) has hired the Northwest Demolition Team, which includes Akana to perform the Centennial Mills Demolition.  The Centennial Mills site located on the Willamette waterfront in Northwest Portland,...

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    US Chemical Agent Stockpile Incineration Program Concludes

    February 5, 2015

    In January, 2015 the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality issued a letter terminating the hazardous waste permit for the Umatilla Chemical Agent Disposal Facility (UMCDF).

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  • Willamette River I-5 Bridge Named Best of Best

    January 2, 2015

    Akana construction specialists provided Design Quality Manager services for the Willamette River I-5 bridge replacement project.

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  • Metro Expo Center Green Wall

    Project Highlight: Metro Expo Center Green Wall

    December 3, 2014

    Akana recently completed a unique project for Metro, at the Expo Center in North Portland that offers an innovative solution to the common problem of treating and controlling runoff from large roof areas.

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  • Century Communities Environmental Site Assessments

    Project Highlight: Century Communities

    January 2, 2014

    Akana is performing Phase I Environmental Site Assessments for Century Land Holdings II, LLC around the metropolitan area of Austin, Texas.

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    • Blackfeet Boarding Dormitory

    Project Highlight: Blackfeet Boarding Dormitory

    January 2, 2014

    Akana is providing construction administration and inspection services for the Blackfeet Boarding Dormitory in Browning, Montana for the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

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