KHNS is seeking to fill the position of News Reporter. This is a full time, benefited position covering the Upper Lynn Canal and could be based in Skagway or Haines depending on skill set. For the full job description, go to our website: khns.org and click on the job opportunities tab. First review of applications is November 30th but the job will remain open until filled.
The Municipality of Skagway is accepting bids by interested parties for the purchase of a 2007 ASHROSS Truck In Ground (TIG) Machine.
A minimum bid price of $50,000 (Fifty Thousand Dollars 00/100) for the TIG is required. The TIG may be viewed by arrangement at Port of Skagway facilities in Skagway, Alaska.
Interested parties must complete the attached form and return it to the Municipality of Skagway in a sealed envelope clearly marked “2007 ASHROSS Truck In Ground (TIG) Machine” no later than 4:00 p.m., November 29, 2023. The award of the bid will be based on the highest bid amount submitted. If the form is not completed properly, the bid will be considered non-responsive and will not be accepted. Interested parties may pick up a copy of the bid form at the Municipal Offices at 7th & Spring Street or at www.skagway.org.
Item Description: 2007 Truck in Ground (TIG) Unloading Machine by ASHROSS utilized by bulk ore shipments for unloading side-dump trucks. Constructed principally of steel, the TIG receives material from side-dump trailers pulled by tractor-trailers and transfers that material onto belts that move materials directly to storage or to other transfer devices. Designed to be supported in a pit approximately four to five feet deep, the TIG measures approximately 50’ long, 8’9” wide and is 6’ high on the trailer side and 9’ high on the opposite side as measured from the concrete support elements. Unit Includes: Receiving Deck, Main Conveyor, electrical panel, vibrating device, radial stacker and Maintenance and Operation Manual. The unit requires electricity to power the belts and hydraulics. This unit has been kept outside, uncovered and its operability is unknown.
Once the bid is awarded, the successful bidder is responsible for the removal of the TIG from Municipal property. The machine must be removed from the premises no later than May 31, 2024. The Municipality of Skagway is not responsible for any costs incurred in the removal or delivery of this item. It is the sole responsibility of the successful bidder to remove the TIG from the premises.
The Municipality of Skagway is not liable for any injury pertaining to the removal of the TIG from Municipal property or for any injury resulting from the use of the TIG, proper or improper, after the purchase and removal.
Bids may be mailed to the Municipality of Skagway, P.O. Box 415, Skagway, AK 99840 or dropped off to Skagway Municipal offices located on 700 Spring Street. Postmarks will not be accepted. Interested parties must ensure delivery by the due date and time. Faxes and e-mails will not be accepted.
Interested parties may contact Skagway Port Department at 907-983-9716 for further information on the item or to schedule viewing.
FOOD BANK DONATIONS WELCOME. Donations may be sent to the Food Bank, PO Box 200, Skagway, AK 99840. The local Food Bank helps those in need with groceries. If you need assistance, or know anyone who needs assistance, at any time of year, call any pastor or 907-612-0313