UIC Bowhead Transport, LLC


Bowhead Transport Company, LLC is an Anchorage-based subsidiary of the Ukpeaġvik Iñupiat Corporation (UIC) – a Northern Alaska Native (8A) adept in marine cargo/equipment transportation, hotel ship/project support, and other specialized charter services.

Bowhead Transportation has a variety of unique vessels capable of extremely shallow water operation, and beach landings in remote Alaska regions including; The Alaskan North Slope – Western Alaska – Aleutian Islands – Southcentral Alaska, and Southeast Alaska.

As an Alaskan Native Corporation (ANC), we offer unique, flexible, and streamlined sole source procurement options to our Government customers available through all SBA-certified 8(a) subsidiaries within the UIC family of companies.  This sole-source contracting with UIC Qayak Marine provides the Government with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) provisioned methods to maximize performance flexibility, mission continuity, and small business goal achievement.

Bowhead Transport; “We are of the Sea”

Key Capabilities

  • Freight / Cargo / Equipment Transport
  • Remote Project Mobilization, and Demobilization
  • Live Aboard, Lodging / Dining, and Project Support Services
  • Small Water, Technically Challenging Inland River Barging
  • Ocean Lightering
  • Open Ocean and Near Shore Geo Survey Work
  • Fiber Optic Cable Installation and Repair
  • Emergency Response

Industries We Serve

  • Federal Government
  • Construction
  • Oil and Gas
  • Environmental: Land and Sea-Based Remediation
  • Science
  • Technology

Contact Us

Clark Hill

General Manager


Industry Classifications

CAGE Code: 4F6N7
DUNS: 626979541
SBA Category: Alaska Native Corporation

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