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North Wind Announces New Regional Business Development Manager

Jun 23, 2014

Idaho Falls, Idaho – North Wind Group has named Mark Swantko as their new Eastern Regional Business Development Manager. In his new role at North Wind Group, Swantko will support each of the corporation’s six subsidiaries and be responsible for marketing and business development across a 31-state area of...

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North Wind Awards Scholarship

Mar 20, 2014

North Wind Group has awarded another scholarship through the Idaho Falls Mayor’s Scholarship Program. This year’s North Wind scholarship was awarded to Joshua Wood, a local senior. 2014 marked the 9th year of the scholarship program. Since 2006, the program has awarded more than $240,000 in scholarship funds to...

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North Wind to Sponsor Senator Murkowski Event

Mar 7, 2014

U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski to be featured speaker at March 21 Up n Atom Breakfast The Partnership for Science and Technology is pleased to announce that Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) will be the guest speaker at the organization’s March 21 Up n Atom Breakfast. Senator Murkowski is the Ranking...

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North Wind Awarded Follow-On Contract at Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Jan 29, 2014

Earlier this month North Wind Solutions, LLC, was awarded a follow-on contract for transuranic (TRU) waste processing operations at Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s TRU Waste Processing Center (TWPC). The contract with Wastren Advantage, Inc. commits North Wind for another year of TWPC operations. Under the contract, North Wind employs...

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DOE Awards Small Business Contract for Administrative Support to the Office of Environmental Management

Sep 26, 2013

Cincinnati – The Department of Energy (DOE) today awarded a task order to North Wind Solutions, LLC of Idaho Falls, Idaho to provide administrative support to the Office of Environmental Management. A time & materials task order will be issued from the master Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract with...

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North Wind Recognized Nationally as a Top Environmental Firm

Aug 22, 2013

For the fifth consecutive year, Engineering News Record (ENR) has named North Wind as a top environmental firm. This year North Wind was included at Number 111 in the annual ranking of the top 200 firms in the nation. ENR rankings are based on gross revenues reported for the...

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North Wind Announces New Alaska Office Location and New Employees

Jul 17, 2013

The Alaska office for North Wind, Inc. and North Wind Services, LLC has moved to a new location in Anchorage: 2627 C Street, Suite 130. The new office is located closer to North Wind’s parent corporation, Cook Inlet Region, Inc. (CIRI), and provides easier access for collaboration and partnering...

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North Wind Names New Company President

Jul 8, 2013

Idaho Falls, Idaho – Christopher P. Leichtweis has been named the new president and chief strategic officer of the North Wind Group. He replaces Sylvia Medina, the founder of North Wind, who retired from the company in March. North Wind is one of the nation’s leading small businesses providing...

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North Wind Construction Services Wins Coeur d’Alene Basin Cleanup Contract

Jun 27, 2013

Kellogg, Idaho – North Wind Construction Services, LLC was recently selected by the Coeur d’Alene Trust for the East Fork Ninemile Creek Waste Consolidation Area and Infrastructure Project. The project is located 7 miles north of Wallace, Idaho, within the Upper Basin of the Coeur d’Alene River. North Wind,...

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North Wind Supports Idaho Falls Mayor’s Scholarship Program

Apr 25, 2013

North Wind is pleased to once again support the Mayor’s Scholarship Program. Idaho Falls Mayor Jared Fuhriman established the Mayor’s Scholarship Fund in 2006 to provide financial assistance to Idaho Falls students who plan to pursue their post-high school education. North Wind is a strong supporter of education and...

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