Business, Community, Honors of Orion

This year’s Small Business Administration Veteran-Owned Business of the Year, Bill Dishon, President of Orion Construction Inc. spells it out for people thinking about starting and growing a business of their own. Orion is based in Wasilla, but many of their projects are in Anchorage.
Schedules allowed for Bill, and Sec./Treasurer, Jeff Whaley, to talk to AGN by phone. It’s a first.
Aside from the Small Business Administration logo, provided by the local SBA office, the images for this audio/video article came from the Orion Construction website, including the screenshot of their website.:

Anchorage Federal Building/ US Courthouse Replacement on (6) Penthouse Roofs-Removed and replaced the roofs on (6) penthouses at the Anchorage Federal Building/US Courthouse in Anchorage, Alaska.

Wasilla Pool Improvements-Renovate the existing Wasilla Pool facilities

Bartlett HS Cafeteria and Kitchen Renovation-
Cafeteria and kitchen renovations at Bartlett High School

The work consists of demolition of partition walls and new construction, storefront, electrical, mechanical and AV design

Reflections Lake Pedestrian Bridge-Project consisted of constructing a 95-foot pedestrian bridge over Reflections Lake.

JBER Obstacle-
Demolish existing components, equipment, structures, and finishes. Install new obstacles. Provide gravel pad at entry of new vault toilet. Demolish existing Vault Toilet and replace with new one.

Congratulations to Bill, and all of the other recipients of this year’s awards.