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Alcan Builders gets $20 million Eielson contract

Staff Report, Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — Fairbanks company Alcan Builders Incorporated was awarded a $20 million contract Tuesday for construction to prepare for the F-35 fighter jets. It is the largest F-35-related contract so far awarded to an Interior business.

The contract is for Alcan Builders to construct a Aerospace Ground Equipment Facility, with a completion date of Aug, 1, 2019.

The Air Force plans for about $500 million in construction at Eielson in preparation for the F-35, which are scheduled to start arriving at Eielson in 2020.

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