Elliot Highway MP 107.7-120.5 Reconstruction – In Progress

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PDC is proud to be a part of this major reconstruction project on the Elliott Highway. Construction is starting this week with surveying and clearing. The project includes safety and drainage upgrades, raising the roadway, horizontal and vertical curve improvements, new signage and icing and snow drifting mitigation. The finished product will provide a safer roadway for the traveling public and … Read More

PDC welcomes Angela M. Smith, PE


PDC Inc. Engineers is thrilled to announce the addition of Angela M. Smith, PE to our Anchorage civil team.  Angela is a senior airport design engineer with over 15 years of experience in airport design, airport pavement design, and project management throughout the State of Alaska. She has provided engineering, planning, and environmental services on numerous critical and challenging aviation … Read More

PDC has promoted Amy Mestas, PE to Sr. Associate

Amy Mestas, PE, has advanced to the position of Senior Associate working with PDC’s Anchorage structural group. Mestas has 10 years of structural experience, all with PDC.  In addition to being a registered structural engineer, she is also a civil engineer and a LEED Green Associate. … Read More

Two new Principals added to our Leadership

PDC is proud to announce the promotion of Principal for Robert Posma, PE, and Patrick Reinhard, PE.  Posma has 30 years with PDC, is a Principal Electrical Engineer, and works from the firm’s Anchorage office. He is also a registered fire protection engineer. Reinhard has 27 years with the firm and is the Principal Structural Engineer based out of PDC’s Fairbanks office.   He has specialized … Read More

PDC’s Newest Associates

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New additions to the leadership team include Heather Estabrook, PE, and Lori Kropidlowski, CPSM, both working from the firm’s Anchorage office. Estabrook is a registered civil engineer with over 14 years of experience. She is also a registered environmental engineer. Kropidlowski is the firm’s Marketing Director and has over 30 years of experience marketing professional A/E/C services in Alaska. … Read More

PDC proudly supports Week of the Arctic!


Join PDC and Institute of the North in celebrating Week of the Arctic.  Nome, Kotzebue, and Barrow will host events all week long. … Read More

APU’s Reese Hanneman – Aerial roller skiing footage

PDC is proud to sponsor Alaskan Nordic skier – Reese Hanneman. As part of the U.S. Ski Team, Reese will be representing the U.S.A. at the World Cup’s European circuit this season. This is the highest level of racing in the world. Join us in cheering him on! Watch his video here! … Read More

Local planner hoping to make Fairbanks transfer sites more user-friendly

Patrick Cotter is trying to make hauling the trash down to the dumpsters more tolerable. He’s come up with some ideas and wants to get feedback from people who use the Fairbanks North Star Borough transfer sites. PDC's Local Fairbanks Planner is in the News! … Read More

USAF Selects Eielson for F35 Location

Air Force picks Eielson as preferred alternative for F-35 jets - Alaska Dispatch News, August 7, 2014 The U.S. Air Force announced Thursday that Fairbanks' Eielson Air Force Base was its preferred alternative for basing F-35s in the Pacific region.Defense Department photo FAIRBANKS -- The U.S. Air Force selected Eielson Air Force Base as the preferred location for the first squadrons of F-35 … Read More

Building Alaska: Construction Project Update

Novembers issue of Alaska Business Monthly featured many of PDC's recent projects including: Copper River Native Association's Robert Marshall Building, a clinic in Tazlina Fort Wainwright's North Post Phase II Utilidor Repairs and North Post Laterals Projects UAF's Engineering Building and Critical Electrical Distribution Upgrades City of North Pole's Sewer Rehabilitation City of … Read More