Alaska Structures (AKS) is the world's leader in providing rapidly deployable, lightweight, and durable shelters for pioneer camps, mining camps, exploration camps, construction camps, scientific research camps, camps for Antarctica and Arctic expeditions, ice core drilling, wildlife research, forest fire fighting, hunting camps, fishing, and more.
Ranging from single person accommodation to a 500-man pioneer camp, there are a variety of designs and layouts to meet your fly-in camp requirements.
Is weight an issue? Minimize weight and cube for maximum efficiency and cost savings with our portable buildings.
AKS Fly-In Camps have been mobilized on every type of aircraft. Supercub, Otter, Beaver, Cessna 206, Hercules, Navajo, Skyvan, etc. Helicopters including Hughes 500, A-Star, Bell 206, Jet Ranger, or Long Ranger. Sling load your fly-in camp into the middle of the jungle in Africa, the remote islands of Asia, high altitudes of the Andes, desolate deserts of the middle east, or the Antarctic or Arctic region. We have flown pioneer camps in all of the above and more. No other structure has been on as many flights as the Alaska Structures portable shelters.
Our portable camps and shelter systems are in use by oil exploration companies, in hot and humid regions that are very difficult to reach. Our portable camps and fly-in camps are also serving mineral exploration companies in high elevation mountainous areas from the Himalayan Mountains to the Andes and beyond.