Components of an Airport

The Constructor

There are various components of an airport which are structures. The planning and designing of these Airport components are carried out by civil and. Transportation Transportation Engineering

Capsule Hotel Makes Layovers More Comfortable at an Italian Airport

Jetson Green

During these layovers, a lot of people opt to sleep somewhere in the airport instead of booking a hotel, which together with transportation to and from the airport can get pricy. Not so at the Naples International Airport though. Sustainable Airport Terminal Built in Norway.

Turner starts $374M Reagan National Airport expansion

Construction Dive

area domestic airport Officials said a new concourse is necessary to accommodate passenger volume at the Washington, D.C.-area

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Bechtel picked for AU$5.3B airport

Construction Dive

With extensive experience in Australia, Bechtel was named delivery partner and project manager for the Western Sydney Airport greenfield project

Airport projects could hit $70B by 2021

Construction Dive

airports have exhausted their short-term modernization strategies and must now invest in major renovations or new construction to accommodate more passengers and new technology Experts say that U.S.

Hawaii plans new $1B Honolulu airport concourse

Construction Dive

With the proposed concourse replacement, Hawaii joins airports around the country in trying to update their facilities to accommodate more passengers and provide them with modern amenities

Tutor Perini, Parsons JV wins $1.4B New Jersey airport project

Construction Dive

The Newark Liberty International Airport renovation is the biggest design-build project in the state's history, and just one of the major airport projects in the New York City area

Seatac Airport, Airport Construction, Airport Terminal Design, Infrastructure Construction

ENR Construction

An expansive walkway over taxiways is the highlight of the planned new International Arrivals Facility at Sea-Tac International Airport, south of Seattle

Pittsburgh airport readies $1B revamp

Construction Dive

The project, expected to be completed in 2023, includes a new, $783 million terminal, $258 million garage and $57 million worth of supporting roads

$1.5B Denver airport expansion underway

Construction Dive

The project will increase gate capacity by 30% and add retail, food and other passenger amenities

DOT Announces $677 Million in Airport Grants

Construction Equipment

Chao announced on Friday the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will award $677 million in airport infrastructure grants, the first allotment of the total $3.18 billion in Airport Improvement Program (AIP) funding for airports across the United States.

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Express rail to O'Hare airport could break ground in months

Construction Dive

Elon Musk's The Boring Company beat out a team featuring Meridiam and Mott MacDonald with its plan to transport passengers from downtown Chicago to O'Hare International Airport in 12 minutes

Engineer charged with $1.5M Detroit airport fraud

Construction Dive

Federal prosecutors allege that the Rochester, Michigan, electrical engineer billed the airport authority for de-icing products he never used

Airport Construction: Midway and JFK

Construction Equipment

New York and Chicago have announced the contractors who will bring much needed updates to two international airports. Midway International Airport in Chicago will spend $89.2

FAA Awards $162.4M in Airport Grants

Construction Equipment

million in airport infrastructure grants to 72 airports in 31 states across the United States as part of the FAA’s Airport Improvement Program (AIP). Above: Pago Pago International Airport will receive $3 million to be used to repair runway 05/23

Best Airport/Transit: McCarran International Airport International Gates Expansion

ENR Construction

With the goal of increasing international tourism to Las Vegas, the expanded McCarran International Airport features new gates large enough for wide-body airplanes, including the Airbus A380

FAA Announces $527.8 Million Airports Infrastructure Grants

Construction Equipment

million in airport infrastructure grants to 584 airports across the United States as part of the FAA’s Airport Improvement Program (AIP Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao announced the Federal Aviation Administration will award $527.8

Airports/Transit: Merritt Island Airport Runway 11/29 Safety Area Improvements

ENR Construction

The Merritt Island Airport, a public general-aviation airport surrounded by the Banana River Aquatic Preserve, needed a 185-ft extension to its lone 3,601-ft-long runway

Drilling Rig Topples at Phoenix Airport

Construction Equipment

A drilling rig fell over at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport on Monday, trapping a construction worker in a 30-foot hole. while working on the airport's Sky Train guideway system.

Dick Haury, 85, Big Airport Constructor

ENR Construction

85, a former senior vice president for airports at URS Corp. who helped develop major airport programs throughout the globe, died May 4 in Orlando, Fla Richard L. “Dick” Haury Sr.,

Denver Airport Breaks Ground on Gate Expansion

Construction Equipment

Denver International Airport's $1.5 airport to keep up rapid growth. The project will add 39 new gates to the airport by spring 2021, increasing gate capacity 30 percent. billion gate expansion project is officially underway.

Denver Approves $1.8B P3 Contract for Airport

Construction Equipment

The Denver City Council approved a public-private partnership project to redesign the Jeppesen Terminal of Denver International Airport (DEN) on Tuesday

Denver's airport city

BD+C

For the regular air traveler, this is a familiar sight: a vast patchwork of colored landscape, seams of streets and fences dividing one field of color from the next, extending in every direction until the horizon blurs. And yet, no matter how many times one sees the earth from this vantage point, it never gets old.

Best Airport/Port - Hong Kong International Airport Midfield Concourse

ENR Construction

Handling more than 68 million passengers annually as one of Asia’s busiest travel hubs, Hong Kong International Airport has undertaken multiple projects to expand its capacity

Sustainable Airport Terminal Built in Norway

Jetson Green

There is nothing very sustainable about air travel, but the airport terminals can be, as has now been proven by the architects of Nordic – Office of Architecture who designed and built a new terminal at Norway’s Oslo Airport.

DOT Announces $677 Million in in Airport Infrastructure Grants

Construction Equipment

Chao announced on Friday the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will award $677 million in airport infrastructure grants, the first allotment of the total $3.18 billion in Airport Improvement Program (AIP) funding for airports across the United States

Memphis Airport Splits Landscaping Work Between Two Small Businesses

Green Industry Professionals

Memphis airport splits landscaping and groundskeeping duties between two minority-owned small businesses

Top 40 airport construction firms

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Denver Airport Breaks Ground on Gate Expansion Project

Construction Equipment

Denver International Airport's $1.5 airport to keep up rapid growth. The project will add 39 new gates to the airport by spring 2021, increasing gate capacity 30 percent. billion gate expansion project is officially underway.

Turner, Flatiron win $700M Denver airport expansion contract

Construction Dive

The Turner-Flatiron contract is one of four, five-year deals related to the airport's near-$1.5 billion expansion

Denver Airport Selects Team For Terminal Improvements

ENR Construction

Denver International Airport has selected a consortium—led by Ferrovial Airports International Ltd., Madrid, which also operates airports in Europe and the United Kingdom—to begin negotiating a public-private partnership to improve the airport’s Jeppesen Terminal

Best Project, Airports/Ports: Prince Mohammed Bin Abdulaziz Airport

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Best Airports/Ports Prince Mohammed Bin Abdulaziz Airport. Buildings

Denver Airport Adding More Gates

ENR Construction

Citing continued growth in both flights and airlines, Denver International Airport is upping by 50% a previously announced gate expansion project

Tampa Airport Expansion Starts With a Big Stretch

ENR Construction

People mover, rental car facility will decongest airport’s tight footprint and provide for future growth

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Five trends for airport retail

BD+C

Once relegated to tired sundries and souvenir shops, airport retail is literally cleared for takeoff. With a projected growth of over 70% in the next four years, it’s one of the fastest growing segments in retail

Tampa airport begins negotiations for $2B renovation

Construction Dive

The aviation authority, which is negotiating contracts for a curbside expansion and an energy plant, is following a national trend to add new revenue streams

Pittsburgh seeks design team for $1.1B airport terminal upgrade

Construction Dive

Several cities nationwide — including Pittsburgh — are embarking on ambitious overhauls of their airports to meet travelers' changing needs