UIC Marine Services (UICMS) is an experienced provider of marine cargo transportation, offering reliable, flexible shipping solutions to governmental agencies, the petroleum and construction industries, and the coastal communities of Alaska.


 Annual Service from Seattle to the Arctic Slope of Alaska

Beginning in 2019 UIC Bowhead Transport Company (BTC) will team with Alaska Marine Lines (AML), part of the Lynden family of companies. With this new partnership, barge and lighterage service will continue to be provided to/from and between the communities on the North Slope. Pt. Hope, Point Lay, Wainwright, Utgiagvik (Barrow), Deadhorse, Kaktovik. BTC has offered customers door-to-shore service to the Arctic for more than 30 years and is looking forward to partnering with AML to continue excellent service for years to come.

The new stops will be added to Alaska Marine Lines’ ports of call at the major hubs of Naknek, Dillingham, Nome, Bethel and Kotzebue and more than 65 small villages along the coast of Western Alaska.

Bowhead Transport Company, LLC (BTC) is a Marine Common Carrier subsidiary of UIC Marine Services, a subsidiary of Ukpeaġvik Inupiat Corporation (UIC) based in Utqiaġvik (Barrow), Alaska.

To book a shipment, call 800-426-3113 or e-mail westernakcs@lynden.com.

For more information:

Bowhead Transport Company, LLC
6700 Arctic Spur Road
Anchorage, AK 99518

Toll Free 800-347-0049
Local: 907-677-5213
General Manager Chris Palle: 541-905-5204
Fax: 907-677-5280