Resource Development Special Section
Mining Directory

Alaska Aggregate Products

Kirk Zerkel, Pres.
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 2006/2006
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 70/60

809 S. Chugach St., #2
Palmer, AK 99645
Phone: 907-746-4505

Recent Projects: Ft Knox–multiple projects; Northstar Island Armor Blocks; Chicken AK Field Station Renovation; Mentasta AK Pedestrian Pathway.
Mining District: Statewide
Commodity: Mine development and infrastructure. Earth moving. Liner installation and welding. Roads, dams and bridge construction. Shotcrete and slurry. Structural steel. Concrete structures and foundations. HDPE Piping.

Avalon Development Corp.

Curt Freeman, Owner/Pres.
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 1985/1985
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 75/75

PO Box 80268
Fairbanks, AK 99708
Phone: 907-457-5159

Recent Projects: Mineral exploration.
Mining District: Multiple
Commodity: Precious metals, base metals, platinum group metals, strategic metals

Bering Shai Rock & Gravel

Diane Shaishnikoff, Owner/Mgr.
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 2004/2004
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 6/6

PO Box 196
Unalaska, AK 99685
Phone: 907-581-1409

Recent Projects: City of Unalaska annual aggregate supply, local armor, rip-rap sales.
Mining District: Aleutian Chain
Commodity: Spec rock, rip rap, armor stone, gravel

Coeur Alaska

Mark Kiessling, GM
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 1987/1987
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 2,000/386

3031 Clinton Dr., Suite 202
Juneau, AK 99801
Phone: 907-523-3300

Recent Projects: The Kensington underground gold mine and associated milling facilities are located on the east side of the Lynn Canal about 45 miles north-northwest of Juneau.
Mining District: Juneau
Commodity: Gold

Goldrich Mining Co.

William Schara, CEO/Pres.
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 1959/1959
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 4/2

2607 Southeast Blvd., Suite B211
Spokane, WA 99223
Phone: 509-535-7367

Mining District: Chandalar
Commodity: Gold, placer gold

Grant Lake Corporation

Paul Torgerson, CEO/Pres.
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 1985/1985
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 3/3

5223 E. 24th Ave., #14
Anchorage, AK 99508
Phone: 907-521-6480

Recent Projects: Acquisition of 2,360 acres new claims, Case Lode Mine exploration, Kahiltna Placer Mine permitting, Fire Brick Lode Mine permitting, land use permits for six northern mines.
Mining District: Yentna and Hope Mining Districts
Commodity: Gold, platinum, silver, copper, precious and semi-precious gemstones
Graphite One

Anthony Huston, Pres./CEO
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 2007/2010
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 4/1

600-777 Hornby St.
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1S4
Phone: 604-889-4251

Recent Projects: Graphite Creek.
Mining District: Cape Nome
Commodity: Graphite

Heatherdale Resources

David Copeland, Exec. Chairman/CEO
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 2010/2010
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 1/1

1040 West Georgia St.
Vancouver, BC V6E 4H1
Phone: 604-684-6365

Recent Projects: Niblack.
Mining District: Alaska
Commodity: Copper, gold, zinc, silver
Hecla Greens Creek Mining Co.

Brian Erickson, VP/GM
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 1989/1989
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 435/435

PO Box 32199
Juneau, AK 99803
Phone: 907-789-8100

Recent Projects: Announced an updated mine plan and reserve indicating eleven more years of mine life in early 2019.
Mining District: Admiralty Mining District
Commodity: Silver, zinc, lead, gold
Hope Mining Co.

Al Johnson, Pres.
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 1923/1923
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 12/12

PO Box 101827
Anchorage, AK 99510
Phone: 907-274-1906

Recent Projects: Mining road maintenance and improvements, new recreational dredging areas, reclaiming mined areas.
Mining District: Seward
Commodity: Placer gold, silver

Millrock Resources

Greg Beischer, Pres./CEO
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 2008/2008
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 20/10

5631 Silverado Way, Suite F-200
Anchorage, AK 99518
Phone: 907-677-7479

Recent Projects: Goodpaster, Liberty Bell, Chisna, Apex El Nido.
Mining District: Alaska, Southwest USA, British Columbia, and Mexico
Commodity: Base metals, gold, precious metals

Northern Star Resources Limited (Pogo Mine)

Shaun McLoughney, GM
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 2000/2018
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 1,200/425

PO Box 145
Delta Junction, AK 99737
Phone: 907-895-2841

Recent Projects: Pogo Mine.
Mining District: Goodpaster
Commodity: Gold

Gregory Lang, Pres./CEO
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 1998/1999
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: –

789 W. Pender St., Suite 720
Vancouver, BC V6C 1H2
Phone: 604-669-6227

Recent Projects: The Donlin Gold project is located 10 miles north of the village of Crooked Creek and is managed by Donlin Gold, which is owned equally by subsidiaries of NOVAGOLD and Barrick Gold.
Mining District: Kuskokwim Gold Belt
Commodity: Gold, placer gold, precious and base metals

Nyac Mining Co./Nyac Gold/NyacAu

Mike James, Pres.
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 1972/1972
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 39/38

1634 W. 13th Ave.
Anchorage, AK 99501
Phone: 907-279-6094

Recent Projects: Discontinued mining at Little Squae Cr in 2018, Reclamation only 2019-2024. Major focus is back at Nyac.
Mining District: Southwestern and Northern Alaska
Commodity: Gold

Oxford Assaying & Refining Corp.

Gene Pool, CFO
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 1980/1980
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 5/5

3406 Arctic Blvd.
Anchorage, AK 99503
Phone: 907-561-5237

Recent Projects: Gold refiner and bullion dealer. We buy all forms of gold, silver, and platinum. We also carry a full line of investment bullion products.
Mining District: Alaska
Commodity: Gold, silver

Pebble Limited Partnership

Tom Collier, CEO
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 2007/2007
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 15/14

3201 C St., Suite 505
Anchorage, AK 99503
Phone: 907-339-2600

Recent Projects: NEPA permitting review process underway.
Mining District: Southwest Alaska-Iliamna
Commodity: Copper, molybdenum, gold, silver

Tower Hill Mines

Karl Hanneman, CEO
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 2006/2006
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 4/4

506 Gaffney Rd., Suite 200
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Phone: 907-328-2800

Recent Projects: The Livengood Gold Project is located along the paved Elliott Highway, 70 miles north of Fairbanks.
Mining District: Livengood, Fairbanks
Commodity: Gold

Trilogy Metals US

James Gowans, Interim Pres./CEO
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 2012/2012
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 80/80

1941 Sanduri Ave.
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Phone: 604-638-8088

Recent Projects: Arctic Project, Bornite Project.
Mining District: Ambler
Commodity: Copper, zinc, lead, silver, gold

Usibelli Coal Mine

Joseph E. Usibelli Jr., Pres./CEO
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 1943/1943
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 172/172

100 Cushman St., Suite 210
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Phone: 907-452-2625

Recent Projects: On April 10, 2019, employees at the mine worked 798 consecutive days without a lost time accident, setting a new record for safety at the mine. As of August 21, the safety record was at 933 days.
Mining District: Healy
Commodity: Coal

White Rock Minerals

Matt Gill, MD/CEO
Year Founded/Established in Alaska: 2010/2016
Worldwide/Alaska Employees: 30/25

9360 Glacier Highway, Suite 202
Juneau, AK 99801
Phone: +61 437 315 901

Recent Projects: Exploration activities at White Rock’s Red Mountain high-grade zinc and precious metals VMS project south of Fairbanks.
Mining District: Bonnifield
Commodity: Zinc, silver, lead, gold