Tag Archives: Marine Service Center

Wrangell’s new boat lift tests upper limit

A boat lift hauls a 300-ton tug boat at the Wrangell Marine Service Center Wednesday, July 30, 2014. (Katarina Sostaric/KSTK)Wrangell’s new, 300-ton boat lift is the second biggest in Alaska. It hauled a 300-ton tug boat Tuesday after a week of delays.

Borough assembly awards bids for paving, park benches

city hallThe Wrangell Borough Assembly awarded bids Friday for paving the Marine Service Center and for new benches on Front Street.

Marine hoist contract causes controversy

Wrangell's Marine Travelift - Photo by Shady Grove Oliver/KSTK NewsThe City of Wrangell awarded a contract for the purchase of a marine vessel hoist to an Italian company. Now, a North American firm is protesting.

Assembly approves marine hoist, road and utility repairs

Tuesday evening's Wrangell Borough Assembly Meeting was smooth and efficient as Assembly members unanimously approved every proposal on the agenda.