Alyeska: An Alaska company
Alyeska is a truly Alaska company, part of the fabric of Alaska’s history and communities, and an essential element to the state’s economic health.
- More than 700 people are employed by Alyeska, while hundreds of contractors work on TAPS at any time
- More than 96 percent of Alyeska’s workforce lives in Alaska
- About 20 percent of that workforce is Alaska Native
- And 70 percent of TAPS contractor companies are based in Alaska
Meet our Leadership Team
Led by President Brigham A. McCown, Alyeska’s Executive Team is a group of dynamic, diverse and experienced professionals who are recognized leaders in their respective fields and collectively hold a broad background in pipeline, transportation, engineering, and oil and gas work and industries.
Alaska Native Program
Alyeska’s unique Alaska Native Program is dedicated to creating professional growth opportunities for Alaska Native people. Alyeska created the Alaska Native Program in October 1995 to ensure TAPS owners fulfill their commitments to the United States as embodied in Section 29 of the Federal Agreement and Grant of Right-of-Way. The Alaska Native Utilization Agreement (ANUA) was renewed in 2007 to further Alyeska’s long-standing relationship with Alaska Native people and organizations. Through the Alaska Native Program, Alyeska is committed to supporting recruitment, employment, job counseling, education, and training opportunities for Alaska Native people.
In the Community / Philanthropy
Alyeska and its employees value their strong ties to Alaska communities and their fellow Alaskans. Alyeska’s comprehensive and generous philanthropy program gives to organizations that improve the lives of Alaskans across the state, while also encouraging giving and volunteering for its staff with matching gift programs.
Want to join the Alyeska Family? Learn about job opportunities with Alyeska and its many contractor partners in our Employment section.
MISSION: Provide safe, environmentally responsible, reliable and cost-effective oil pipeline transportation from the North Slope of Alaska.
VISION: Alaska’s pipeline to the future: Safely delivering oil today – sustaining operations for tomorrow.