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Welcome to the
Alyeska Pipeline People Webpage!

A gathering spot for Alyeska Pipeline People, past or present, contract or direct. If you worked for Alyeska and were issued a badge, or you were part of construction or startup - CLICK HERE TO JOIN.  Include some info about your work at Alyeska, like when, where, etc.  If you weren't issued an Alyeska badge but still wish to join in, use "Contact Us" to send me a note. We can chat.   Larry Motschenbacher

Checked out the Our Links page in a while?
Several new links have been added recently, the last being for Karen Nealon.  (If you like art and have a pet, that might be a link for you.)  Former co-workers are doing all kinds of things, including providing great vacation rentals, home remodeling, fitness equipment, photography, and more. Check periodically!

Note: Click human silhouette symbol in the upper right corner to update your address, contact info, profile info, or change your password.  

We have received word that
Henry Irish
passed away.

We have received word that
Mike Metz
passed away March 27, 2017

There will be a celebration of his life at his home in Hurricane, Utah November 3-5, 2017. (See In Memory page for details.)

We have received word that
Maynard Tapp
passed away September 12, 2017

A memorial gathering will be held at the Wendy Williamson Auditorium at the University of Alaska on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017, at 3 p.m.  (Please see updated In Memory page.)

Here is an Aleyska video that was a favorite of many, including me.  Click on the title, A Pipeline and Animals! or go to the side menu, select: Alyeska Videos, then Overview & History, and then scroll to the bottom of the page.  
Macey "Butch" Shapiro, who was there when the famous Mel Blanc arrived to narrate the video, and shared this, "The day he came through he was in a limo with two beautiful girls with him.  He rolled down the window and I said well, that's all folks.  Haha, of course he replied..."  (Well, just listen below.)



We have received word that
Larry H. King
passed away August 26, 2017

Four Years Below Zero book coverFree book for Construction Era Workers.

Please go to the In Memory page for Wilma Knox for details and how to get your copy.  Her husband really wants to send these books to you as it was Wilma's wish that you have them.  I've already received a copy.  If the first few pages are any indication, the books going to be a good read.   

Questions?  Forget your log-on, email, or password, drop me a line.  Use Contact Us.  

We have received word that
Casey Joseph Ahkvaluk
passed away July 25, 2017

Dave's entry did not make the finals however, if you're an Alaskan resident, you can vote on which plate will win and be used the next four years:  

Vote - Alaska Artistic Plate Contest.


Note: This website is not affiliated with
Alyeska Pipeline Service Company


Military Veterans & In Memory pages, along with comments shared there, are viewable by family, friends and others who visit the website.  Message Forum & Pipeline Profile pages are viewable only by AlyeskaPipelinePeople.com members.  


Pat Campbell  10/18
Bruce Harding  10/18
Jeff Moustafa  10/19
Mike Carter  10/21
Tom McCarty  10/29
Tim Adamczak  11/13
Dick Trudell  11/13
Dennis Hall  11/14
Wallace Poteete  11/14
Guy Soper  11/15

CONTENT CONTRIBUTORS - Please extend a special thanks to the many who contribute to the website.  Examples over the last month or so, include: Patte  Altom, Dave Norton, Andi Postishek, Macey Shapiro, Glenn Meidinger, Gaye Hunt, Ben Holeman, Gordan Anderson, John Renfroe, Patti Altom, Gordon Anderson, Ben Holeman, Mel Jesse, Patti Altom, Darell Ottoson, Pat McDevitt, Darell Ottoson, Gordon Anderson, Cyrinda Hoffman, Jesse Warner

Members who recently joined:

  • Randy Redmond 9/12
  • Ed Clarke 9/10
  • Kathy Corey Beltran 9/7
  • Janet Mangan McCart 9/7
  • Larry McIntosh  8/19
  • Susan Arnout Smith  8/9
  • Stanley Gerhauser 8/2
  • Myron Igtanloc 8/1
  • Greg Tang 7/17
  • Clara King 7/17
  • Fred Nelius 7/16
  • Chris Jones 7/16
  • Ray Grubb 7/4
  • Shawn Barnes 6/26

Most recent additions to the "In Memory" section:

  • Michael C Metz (    -2017)
  • Maynard Tapp (1947-2017)
  • Casey Joseph Ahkvaluk (1963-2017)
  • Wilma Knox (1920-2015)
  • Ted Payment (1937-2017)
  • Janet Guerra (1958-2017)
  • Les Alldridge (1946-2017)
  • Dave Luke (1944-2017)
  • Jim Clark (1950-2016)
  • Allen D Albright (1931-2017)
  • Gerald Evans (1940-2016)
  • Ray Seeptomona (1937- 2003)
  • Ivan L Henman (1933-2017)
  • Edward A Reed (1940-1988)
  • George A Schlegel (1934-2017)
  • John Freie (1926-2017)
  • Ernest Lee Collins Sr (1930-2017)
  • Don "Mike" Rotan (1942-2005)
  • Richard V. Shafer (1930-2000)
  • Royal Wisemore (1928-2000)
  • Hagen Gauss (1940-2017)
  • Wayne Rockne (1926-2016)
  • Yancey Thompson (1959-2016) 
  • Guy Leonard (1955-2016)
  • Ronald Wolk, Sr. (1938-2016)
  • Dennis Marascola (1949-2016)
  • Brenda Bentley (1957-2016)
  • Joe Kronk (1934-2016)
  • Joseph Willing (1925-2016)


•   David Wells  9/26
•   Carl Rutz  9/22
•   Casimer Koscielski  9/21
•   Julie Morton  9/18
•   Luann Still (Chappell)  9/17
•   Randy Redmond  9/12
•   Ed Clarke  9/10
•   Willard (Bill) Oftedal  9/8
•   Kathy Corey (Beltran)  9/7
•   Janet Mangan (McCart)  9/7
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Who lives where - click links below to find out.

228 live in Alaska
23 live in Arizona
1 lives in Arkansas
7 live in California
4 live in Colorado
1 lives in District Of Columbia
9 live in Florida
4 live in Idaho
1 lives in Illinois
2 live in Louisiana
2 live in Maryland
1 lives in Massachusetts
3 live in Minnesota
1 lives in Missouri
2 live in Montana
1 lives in Nebraska
5 live in Nevada
2 live in New Mexico
1 lives in New York
4 live in North Carolina
3 live in Ohio
3 live in Oklahoma
13 live in Oregon
2 live in South Carolina
1 lives in Tennessee
27 live in Texas
2 live in Utah
20 live in Washington
1 lives in Wyoming
1 lives in Germany
1 lives in Mexico
1 lives in Peru
1 lives in Thailand
1 lives in United Kingdom