Our Businesses

CIRI:  an Alaska Native regional corporation and world-class leader in business

Proudly owned by more than 8,700 Alaska Native shareholders, Cook Inlet Region, Inc. (CIRI) is one of a dozen regional corporations created by the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971.  Today, CIRI is recognized as a model of success, with business interests across Alaska and around the world.  Every decision we make is guided by our reason for being: to provide economic, social and cultural benefits to current and future generations of shareholders.

CIRI’s financial strength and expertise promotes the success of joint ventures.  Our ability, desire and commitment to seizing opportunities that spur growth, create jobs and contribute to local economies has made us an ideal and sought-after business partner.

CIRI approaches business with a philosophy of respect, honesty and working together to overcome challenges—values that our people have nurtured for thousands of years.

Smart, Diverse Partnership Opportunities

From energy development to construction services, tourism and hospitality to real estate, CIRI’s continued growth lies in its dozens of ventures in a variety of industries—opportunities made successful by the hard work and ingenuity of our people and partners.

CIRI’s well-diversified portfolio of business operations and investments includes:

CIRI Companies:


ANC Research & Development LLC

Space and missile defense, communications, information technology and construction

Colorado Springs, CO | 719.474.8222 | ancrd.com


CIRI Land Development Co.

Real estate development and investment

Anchorage, AK | 907.274.8638 | 


CIRI Services Corp.

Project management and administrative services, including construction management, estimating, accounting, contract administration and safety oversight

Palmer, AK | 907.746.3200 | ciriservices.com


Cruz Energy Services LLC

Oilfield services, crane work, rig moves and logistics

Dickinson, ND | 701.483.3016 | cruzenergyservices.com


Cruz Marine LLC

Heavy marine hauling and marine construction support services

Palmer, AK | 907.746.3144 | cruzmarine.com


Fire Island Wind LLC

Sustainable wind energy for Southcentral Alaska

Anchorage, AK | 907.274.8638 | fireislandwind.com


North Wind Group

Environmental, natural resource and construction services

Idaho Falls, ID | 208.528.8718 | northwind-inc.com


Silver Mountain Construction LLC

Vertical infrastructure, military fueling, process piping, and civil

Anchorage, AK | 907.746.3200 | silvermountainconstruction.com


Weldin Construction LLC

Construction, environmental restoration and construction management services

Palmer, AK | 907.746.3200 | weldin.com