Aviation Partners, Inc. develops and markets the Blended Winglet Performance Enhancement System for business jet aircraft. A Washington interest located in Seattle, Washington, the company was founded by Joe Clark and Dennis Washington in 1991. The company’s patented technology creates aerodynamically superior winglets with a distinctive configuration that reduce drag thereby improving range, performance and fuel economy. Retrofitting older aircraft with Blended Winglets provides an upgrade in performance, appearance and value.
Envirocon, Inc.’s core services include environmental remediation, ecological restoration, and decommissioning and demolition for government and commercial clients across the United States. The company’s purpose is to deliver projects that remediate and restore our environment while holding true to core values of safety, integrity, service, quality, reliability, and trust. Envirocon has the technical expertise and project experience to deliver a wide array of environmental projects while meeting safety, quality, regulatory, cost, and schedule requirements. Envirocon professionals collaborate with clients to self-perform high-profile, complex projects in urban and remote settings, and its industry technical experts provide valuable constructability reviews, design input, and compliance evaluation for regulatory and environmental factors.
Modern Machinery Co., Inc. sells and rents heavy equipment, and supplies parts and service to support the construction, mining, aggregate, and logging industries. The company’s territory spans the northwest United States, with branches in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington. Subsidiary company Spokane Machinery extends Modern’s equipment representation with complete design, engineering, and fabrication capabilities. Modern is one of the largest Komatsu dealers in the United States. Modern also represents a number of complementary product lines, including Atlas Copco, Carlson, Esco, KPI-JCI, Pioneer, Sennebogen, Spomac Fabrications, and TimberPro.
Based in Missoula, Montana Rail Link (MRL) is a Class II regional railroad that operates over 900 route miles of track in Montana and Idaho and employs nearly 1,200 dedicated professionals. MRL services over 150 local Montana businesses and moves their products to domestic and international markets on a daily basis. MRL remains committed to providing transportation services that result in long-term growth and prosperity for the company, and its customers and employees. MRL professionals live by the values of fairness, integrity, respect, safety and trust. MRL is committed to the safety of all employees, the general public, its customers, and to being a good neighbor in the communities it serves. As a BNSF partner, its rail shipments help feed, clothe, supply and power American and international homes and businesses every day.
The Washington Companies are a group of individual privately held companies headquartered throughout the United States and western Canada and conducting business internationally.
Montana Resources LLP operates an openpit copper and molybdenum mine in Butte, Montana, near the Continental Divide. The company has produced over 2 billion pounds of copper and more than 266 million pounds of molybdenum since operations began in 1986, and the mine has a projected 45 years of production remaining. Ore is processed in a crusher/concentrator facility to yield high-grade concentrates that are shipped to smelters in the United States and overseas. Montana Resources employs approximately 350 people. Continuing a century-old tradition of mining in Butte, the company is a deeply involved citizen of its community.
Seaspan ULC is an association of Canadian companies involved in coastal marine transportation, shipdocking and ship escort, ship repair and shipbuilding services in western North America. In addition to the transportation services offered through Seaspan Marine, commercial ferry, shipyard and bunkering services are provided via affiliates Seaspan Ferries, Vancouver Drydock, Vancouver Shipyards, Victoria Shipyards and Marine Petrobulk.
Seaspan Corporation (NYSE:SSW) is one of the world’s leading independent containership owners, owning and managing ships which are chartered long-term to major container line companies. A Washington interest based in Vancouver, British Columbia, the company owns a modern fleet of 69 vessels, including some of the largest ever built.
Southern Railway of British Columbia Limited (SRY) is a major transporter of freight in British Columbia. SRY is based in New Westminster, B.C., and serves the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley, providing seamless service and connections to markets throughout North America. SRY owns over 125 miles of track, of which 62 miles are mainline, and interchanges with four North American Class I railroads: SRY’s Annacis Rail Marine Terminal is a vital link for rail freight between the mainland and Vancouver Island. SRY has four different types of locomotives in its fleet. Canadian Pacific, BNSF Railway, Canadian National and Union Pacific. Southern Railway of Vancouver Island Limited (SVI), is a subsidiary company operating over 140 miles of track on Vancouver Island. SVI offers scheduled passenger and seamless freight service to points on Vancouver Island and connects to SRY at its Annacis Rail Marine Terminal.