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Our Office is located at:
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Anchorage, AK 99518

N. Claiborne Porter, Jr., AIA, CGR, CGP

As the Owner of NCP Design/Build, Ltd., Clai wears many hats in our small business - Architect,
Designer, Salesman, General Contractor...he does it all - with the collaboration of his wife Marilyn and
the office staff.  Every project is a group effort, and the whole office pitches in to make each design the
best it can be.

With a Bachelors of Architecture and a Masters in Architecture & Urban Design, Clai opened NCP's
doors in 1978, and has been in the design/build industry for more than 40 years.  

Clai has designed and built more than 1,200 single family homes, 800 multi-family homes, and 3,200
remodeling/renovation projects across the State of Alaska, in both urban and rural areas of the State.  
Primarily our work can be seen in the Anchorage Municipality.  

He is a Co-Founder of
Cold Climate Housing Research Center, and served as Chairman of the Board for
ten years.  He is also was a member of the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation, serving on the Board of
Directors as Chairman of the Board and Vice Chairman for ten years.  

Among his awards are: Alaska's Builder of the Year 3 times,
NAHB Remodeler of the Year and is
inducted in the NAHB Remodeler Hall of Fame.  

Currently Clai sits on the Board of the
Anchorage Downtown Partnership, and is a NAHB Senior Life

He is a licensed architect in Alaska, Arizona, California, Nevada, Oregon, Rhode Island, Washington &

Licensed, Bonded and Insured
Alaska Licenses

N. Claiborne Porter, Jr.
Architect in the State of Alaska:   AELA3441
State: Residential Endorsement: RESR90

NCP Design/Build Ltd.
State Business License: 275539
State General Contractor w/Residential Endorsement: CONG26969
Municipal Contractor License: CON9753