Hydaburg Cafe

Zane Jones Alaska Native, Commercial Leave a Comment

Construction is underway on a new Café and Laundromat for the small community of Hydaburg.  This project, for the local Village council, is providing the first year-round social space for the community.  The project, located on a prime portion of waterfront near the commercial seafood plant, will provide an inviting socialization area, with café and other support facilities including restrooms …

Icy Strait Point

Zane Jones Alaska Native, Commercial, Master Planning, Tourism, Waterfront Design Leave a Comment

MRV Architects was hired by Huna Corporation to provide conceptual site planning and detailed building design for comprehensive expansions to their visitor facilities at Icy Strait Point, just outside of Hoonah. The new site plan and building additions were central to a major expansion around a new deep-draft cruise ship dock, which substantially increased the number of visitors to the …

Marine Exchange of Alaska

Zane Jones Commercial, Offices, Waterfront Design

This new facility, providing vessel tracking world-wide with a focus on North Pacific international traffic, features a 24-hour vessel monitoring operations center.  This central function is supported by offices, meeting space, and electronics shops needed to sustain this technology-rich enterprise. The three story 6,400SF building is located on a very small urban waterfront site.  To fit required spaces, the building …

Soboleff Center

Zane Jones Alaska Native, Commercial, LEED Certified, Offices

Named in honor of venerated community elder Dr. Walter Soboleff, the new cultural center for Sealaska Heritage Institute holds a prominent central setting in downtown Juneau. The three-story facility serves as a research and cultural center, with a focus on promoting Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian cultural traditions of Southeast Alaska. Primary spaces include an uplifting public foyer, a traditional ceremonial …