Knik Construction - General Heavy Construction Company Specializing in Remote-Site ProjectsGeneral Heavy Construction


Airport Project

Unalaska Airport Improvements

Location: Unalaska, Alaska

Project Dates: 2012-2014

Owner: State of Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities

Contract Amount: $19,645,356

Status: Complete

Project Details: This project consisted of extending both safety areas, reconstructing a runway, replacing airfield lighting and relocating a segment of Ballyhoo Road including utilidors in that corridor. A runway approach and safety area was extended 200 feet into Unalaska Bay, lengthening the runway. Knik also reconstructed the runway and taxiway pavements; extended the runway approach 200 feet into Iliuliuk Bay (Dutch Harbor) and constructed a 150-foot blast pad on the runway and relocated Mount Ballyhoo Road around the runway.