DZ is a wholly owned operating company of ASRC Industrial (AIS), a subsidiary of Arctic Slope Regional Corporation (ASRC). Since its inception in 1972, ASRC is controlled by and represents the business interests of more than 13,600 Iñupiat shareholders—by providing dividends, employment and charitable contributions to organizations that promote the social welfare and cultural longevity of the North Slope Iñupiat. As result of this controlling interest, FDT holds several diverse supplier certifications that provide unique opportunities to support meeting minority business goals. In addition, DZ holds certifications which count toward the prime contractor’s commitment to SDB subcontracting. Contracting with DZ will not only ensure the job gets done right, it can help you meet your diversity spending goals while also helping improve quality of life across North Slope Alaska native villages.

DZ, and its subsidiaries, hold the following certifications:

  • Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) – DZ is a registered MBE in multiple jurisdictions.
  • Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB) –  When subcontracting on a Federal Government contract.
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) – DZ is a registered DBE in multiple jurisdictions.

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