UIC Announces HC Contractors Acquisition

Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC) is pleased to announce the acquisition of a majority interest in HC Contractors (HC), effective May 18, 2022. With over 29 years of knowledge and experience, HC is firmly established as an industry leader and a premier construction company within Fairbanks and the greater Alaska Interior, providing essential infrastructure and heavy …

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75th Anniversary of the Naval Arctic Research Laboratory

Registration for the 75th Anniversary of the Naval Arctic Research Laboratory is now open — Click here to register. The Ukpeaġvik Inupiat Corporation (UIC) is celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Naval Arctic Research Laboratory from Monday, August 1 through Friday, August 5 in Utqiaġvik, Alaska, and online. Events during the week will include the …

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Descendant Enrollment Information Meeting (In Person Only)

The UIC Board is excited to meet with the Fairbanks Shareholders again with an improved location to support shareholders that may have missed the first meeting. Wednesday, July 20 at 6:00pm Fairbanks Westmark Conference Center (Gold Ballroom) In Person Only *Subject to change and/or cancellation without notice due to COVID-19, see UICalaska.com for updates. Join …

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Official Certified Election Results & Prize Winners for the 2022 UIC Annual Shareholder Meeting

At the recently held Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation Annual Shareholder’s Meeting there were: • 187,957 is the total number of shares eligible to vote as of the record date of April 6, 2022. • 93,980 shares were needed for a quorum. Upon closing of the polls on June 4, 2022, • 109,140 shares were represented • …

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Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation Endorses U.S. House of Representatives Candidate, Tara Katuk MacLean Sweeney

Utqiaġvik, Alaska – May 23, 2022. The Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC) and its board of directors are pleased to endorse Tara Katuk MacLean Sweeney, who is running in the upcoming special election for Alaska’s only seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. Originally from Utqiaġvik, Alaska Tara is a lifelong Alaskan and understands the unique …

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Delbert Rexford retires as Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation’s President and CEO

The Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation (“UIC”) Board of Directors and Delbert J. Rexford announce that Mr. Rexford is retiring from his position as the President/CEO of UIC effective March 22, 2022, in order to focus more on his health and family. The UIC Board of Directors and Management offer their heartfelt gratitude to Delbert for his …

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Utqiaġvik Descendant Enrollment Informational Meeting: Rescheduled

New date confirmed! Join the UIC Board of Directors on Saturday, April 2 at 1:00 pm at the Barrow High School Gymnasium to learn more about Descendant Enrollment and what it might mean to UIC Shareholders. Or join us virtually! Visit https://bit.ly/DescendantEnrollment to register. Every shareholder in attendance (in-person or virtually) gets a chance to …

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Anchorage Descendant Enrollment Informational Meeting: New Time – Same Date and Location!

New time – same date and location! The Anchorage UIC Descendant Enrollment information meeting time has been changed to 4:00 pm in hopes that we get to cheer on our BHS Whalers at the state basketball tournament. Join us after the game at 4:00 pm, Saturday, March 26 at the Egan Center to learn more …

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UIC Descendant Enrollment Informational Video Live!

Interested in learning more about what Descendant Enrollment might mean to UIC Shareholders? Watch our Descendant Enrollment Informational video to learn more. Link below. Click here to watch the UIC Descendant Enrollment Informational Video The information presented in this video does not advocate “for” or “against” a future Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation Descendant Enrollment Shareholder vote. …

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UIC Shareholder Descendant Enroll Meeting Informational Meetings

In-person and Virtual Descendant Enrollment Informational Meetings Join the Board of Directors at one of the informational meetings to learn more about Descendant Enrollment and help UIC understand what our Shareholders think about Descendant Enrollment. Whether or not UIC opens enrollment is up to you. It is ultimately the Shareholders’ decision to be voted on …

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UIC BOARD CANDIDATE APPLICATION FOR UIC 2022 PROXY BALLOT

Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC) is seeking qualified applicants to fill three UIC Board of Directors seats up for election at the 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on June 4, 2022.  Shareholders may also submit proposals to be reviewed for possible inclusion on the 2022 proxy ballot and proxy statement. Look for the candidate information and …

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UIC Places #10 in Alaska Business Magazine Top 49ers Ranking

On October 1st, 2021, Alaska Business Magazine announced the Top 49 companies in Alaska based on their 2020 gross revenues. We are very pleased to report that for 2020, UIC moved ahead and into the top ten with a Number 10 ranking.  This was a significant milestone for UIC with record-breaking revenue for 2020. UIC’s …

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Official Certified Election Results for the 2021 UIC Annual Shareholder Meeting

At the recently held Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation Annual Shareholder’s Meeting, 191,754 IS THE TOTAL NUMBER OF SHARES ELIGIBLE TO VOTE AS OF RECORD DATE APRIL 7, 2021. 95,878 SHARES WERE NEEDED FOR A QUORUM. UPON CLOSING OF THE POLLS ON JUNE 5, 2021, 104,279 SHARES WERE REPRESENTED 109% OF QUORUM WAS OBTAINED. As Secretary of …

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UIC BOARD DECLARES SETTLEMENT TRUST DISTRIBUTION

Barrow, Alaska (May 25, 2021)  Based on UIC’s solid financial performance in 2020, the Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC) Board of Directors recently declared two Settlement Trust Distributions for 2021.  These distributions are scheduled to be in the form of two separate payments of $10.00 per Trust Beneficiary share and will make a 2021 total Trust …

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Johansen Construction in the News

Earlier today, the Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce published an article about UIC Government Construction Group’s subsidiary, Johansen Construction Company’s, upcoming award of a new construction contract.  This contract is to build the final piece of the East Lake Sammamish Trail, just outside of Redmond, WA.  According to Jason Strickler, Vice President of UIC Government …

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UIC ranked 72nd of “America’s Best Mid-Sized Employers”

UIC is honored to be recognized by Forbes as the 72nd Top America’s Best Mid-Sized Employer.  UIC has also received 346th ranking for Best Employer for Diversity.  With these achievements, 2021 has been a monumental year for UIC. This is the first time that UIC has been listed in any Forbes award category.  These rankings …

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Over $20,000 raised for UIC Foundation student scholarships.

On December 2, 2020, UIC Government Services, a major division of Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation based in Springfield, Virginia, once again exceeded their annual fundraising goal to raise money for UIC Foundation student scholarships. This annual event usually includes a golf tournament in Virginia along with an auction and donation solicitation, but this year, due to …

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Farewell to a Legend

Jacob Anaġi Adams, Sr. In honor of our recently passed friend and valued member of the Iñupiat community, UIC presents a special video tribute to Dr. Jacob Anaġi Adams, Sr., a North Slope leader, Arctic Slope Native Corp. founder, whaling captain, and UIC’s 2019 Elder of the Year. CLICK HERE TO WATCH VIDEO More about …

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