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Gene Alfred Granath

...Service Company (IISCO). He was passionate about Alaska. He left his fingerprints on every onshore and offshore oil and gas facility in Cook Inlet.Gene enjoyed golfing, hunting, fishing, gold mining, dancing and interacting with his eight...
AIDEA sells stake in jack-up rig

...part of the recent Cook Inlet rejuvenation.He also noted that AIDEA is in discussions about the potential of new oil and gas facilities and bringing a new drill rig to the Inlet."We remain bullish on Cook Inlet," Hemsath said.Originally, now-bankrupt...
Firefighters keep Tyonek blaze away from oil and gas facilities

Firefighters have kept the wind-driven Tyonek fire on Cook Inlet's west side away from the Beluga gas field and Chugach Electric Association's Beluga power plant so far. The fire reached within two to three miles of gas and power facilities but as of Thursday afternoon, a firebreak built by firefighters appeared to be holding, according to Lori Nelson, spokeswoman for Hilcorp Energy, one of the owners of the Beluga field. A firebreak is a strip of area cleared in front of the fire to halt the advance.
Son's death weighing on family

...Construction Company in Nikiski as a welding apprentice. The general construction company performs maintenance of oil and gas facilities and pipelines."He was a good welder and hard worker," said Mike Jezorski, owner of Jezorski Builders in Soldotna...
AIDEA sells interest in jack-up rig for $25.6 million

...part of the recent Cook Inlet rejuvenation. He also noted that AIDEA is in discussions about the potential of new oil and gas facilities and bringing a new drill rig to the Inlet. "We remain bullish on Cook Inlet," Hemsath said. Originally, now-bankrupt...
Zero discharge possible, environmentalists say

...violations occurring between 2000 and 2003. According to Keeper, EPA conducted just four inspections of inlet oil and gas facilities between 1996 and 2006, and conducted no independent monitoring of waste discharges. Thus, Keeper argues, penalties...
Borough oil and gas assessment values up

...assumes a 4.5 mill rate. The assessments include oil and gas facilities, pipelines, rigs and miscellaneous service companies...We bit the bullet for one more year." Overall, oil and gas facility assessments bumped up from approximately $503 million...
EPA reissues inlet discharge permit

The Environmental Protection Agency announced last week it has reissued the general permit under which Alaska oil and gas facilities discharge waste into Cook Inlet. The new permit, which becomes effective July 2 and is good for five years...
EPA sued over inlet waste

...culture and our subsistence lifestyle and resources.? EPA issued the new general permit in late May allowing Alaska oil and gas facilities to continue to discharge wastes into Cook Inlet as they have for decades. It becomes effective July 2 and is...
Suit filed over discharge permit: Trustees for Alaska says EPA manipulated, falsified Cook Inlet data

...sometimes falsified discharge data to justify its June 2007 decision to increase the amount of toxic pollution 19 aging oil and gas facilities could legally dump into Cook Inlet, alleges a suit filed in federal court Monday. Trustees for Alaska has asked...


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