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.
Dominion Diamond Mines is a Canadian diamond mining company with ownership interests in two major producing diamond mines situated approximately 200 kilometers south of the Arctic Circle in Canada's Northwest Territories. The Company operates the Ekati Diamond Mine (in which it owns a controlling interest), and also owns 40 percent of the Diavik Diamond Mine. It supplies rough diamonds to the global market through its sorting and selling operations in Canada, Belgium and India and is Canada's largest independent diamond producer.
The Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation is the major philanthropic organization for The Washington Companies and the Washington family. Funding for the Foundation comes from the profits of The Washington Companies and personal contributions from the Washington Family. Since its inception, Foundation giving and the Washington Family’s personal contributions and pledges to charitable causes total more than a quarter of a billion dollars.
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 also conducts
business in Russia with branches in Magadan,
Kamchatka, and Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. Modern
is one of the largest Komatsu dealers in
the United States and Russia. 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.
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.