The Era of Smart Airports


Smart ticketing leverages technology to equip airlines with features such as self-boarding and self-luggage handling to help airport authority to handle manual operations at peak hours. At the end of June, the Airports Council Intl.

Microgrid Aims to Propel Pennsylvania Airport

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Pittsburgh International’s microgrid, heading for summer completion, is said to be the first to power an entire airport


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Contour To Add Airline Base At Indianapolis International Airport

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Read: Contour To Add Airline Base At Indianapolis International Airport at Aerospace & Defense Daily News Featured Indiana Quality Of Life Taxes & Incentives Transportation & Infrastructure Aerospace air service Business Incentives Contour Airlines corporate expansion flights Indiana Economic Development Corporation Indianapolis International Airport minimum revenue guarantee Tax Credits

Musk to Build CA Airport Tunnel

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Elon Musk and San Bernardino County’s transportation agency began exclusive negotiations this week on construction of an underground people-mover from the Metrolink train station in Rancho Cucamonga to Ontario International Airport.

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Best Airport - Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Landside Modernization

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Contractors updated the North and South terminals at the world's busiest airport

2020 Airport Sector Giants: Top architecture, engineering, and construction firms in the U.S. airport facilities sector


AECOM, Hensel Phelps, and PGAL top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest airport sector architecture, engineering, and construction firms, as reported in 2020 Giants 400 Report.

Pittsburgh International Airport Creates Epicenter Of Additive Manufacturing

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Read: Pittsburgh International Airport Creates Epicenter Of Additive Manufacturing at Argon gas supplier Arencibia will be the anchor tenant at Neighborhood 91, the first-ever cluster strategy with a production focus of 3-D printing.

Regional Airport Project Doubles Terminal Space

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Architecture of Lafayette airport reflects the Acadiana culture of southern Louisiana

Denver airport officials fire Great Hall Partners

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The contractor group recently told airport officials that the project would likely exceed the budget by more than $300 million and take an extra three years

Pittsburgh International Airport Ready to Restart $1B Terminal Modernization

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After a nearly year-long delay brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, Pittsburgh International Airport is gearing up to restart its $1.1-billion terminal modernization program

Components of an Airport

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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

The Current State of American Airports

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The Current State of American Airports. American airports: A rundown of where we are currently, what projects are in process, what funding is available, and what you can expect to see in the future Elizabeth Manning. Fri, 03/13/2020 - 16:47.

What is role of Civil Engineer in Airport?

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Infection control measures for airport terminals


The airport “experience” of hurry up and wait leaves passengers often standing virtually on top of their fellow travelers in processing, security, and boarding queues, or at baggage carousels on their way out.

Terminal Expansion Project at Portsmouth, N.H. Airport Nears Completion

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million expansion project at the Portsmouth International Airport at Pease is modernizing the terminal while creating a more inviting space for passengers at the joint civil and military use facility in New Hampshire A $19.5

San Diego airport officials vote to use PLA on $3B airport project

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San Diego International Airport staff said agreements with local unions are key to keeping the design-build redevelopment on pace with its five-year schedule

Best Airport/Transit: Scottsdale Airport

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The Aviation Business Center and executive hangars redevelopment at Scottsdale Airport consolidated the center’s administrative offices, customs operations and tenant spaces

Denver airport officials propose additional $560M and acceleration of construction work

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The airport wants to take advantage of reduced passenger volume during the COVID-19 slowdown to expedite improvement projects

NY-NJ Port Authority approves $4.5B of airport projects

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The agency will also invest almost $3 billion in infrastructure to support terminal construction at its three largest airports

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Moody's: Denver airport wise to terminate Great Hall P3

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The investors service and several expert observers say that the move will have minimal financial impact on the Denver International Airport and cautioned against the risk inherent in some P3s

Green, yellow, red: How US airport construction projects are faring during the pandemic

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Construction Dive tracks work on some of the country’s biggest airports, which has accelerated, slowed or stopped during the coronavirus outbreak

What is the difference between Airport, Aerodrome and Airfield?

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Award of Merit, Airport/Port: Porto Alegre International Airport Expansion

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The expansion of this airport in southern Brazil spans about 72,000 sq m and includes an addition and renovation for the airport’s existing terminal

Miami airport officials approve up to $5B for capital projects

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The Miami International Airport modernization program, aimed at meeting future demand and incorporating design elements that will address climate change and resiliency, will be spread across a period of five to 15 years

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7 giant airport projects around the world take flight

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Global airport construction is valued at $737.3 billion as many projects, including some in the U.S., undertake ambitious growth plans to process more passengers and get more planes in the air

Airports Need Greater Flexibility Than Ever in COVID-19 Era

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Panelists at Airport Consultants Council conference say capital plans will continue to be a priority

CallisonRTKL to design one of the world’s first net-zero airports


Guadalajara Airport Terminal 2 will be a 30 gate, 1.2 It will also be one of the first net-zero airports in the world million-sf terminal that places the passenger experience at the center of the design.

Turner starts $374M Reagan National Airport expansion

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

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How wide-ranging tech propelled Skanska's $4B LaGuardia Airport renovation

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Aerial photogrammetry, a 4D scheduling model, laser scanning and 360-degree cameras were employed at the New York City jobsite, making one of the firm's most complex projects ever achievable

Denver airport settles with fired Great Hall P3 partner

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Construction continues at Denver International Airport, with new contractor Hensel Phelps taking health and safety precautions due to the coronavirus pandemic

Best Airport/Transit and Project of the Year Finalist: LaGuardia Airport, Terminal B Arrivals and Departures Hall (Headhouse)

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No major airport terminal upgrade is easy, especially when the facility must remain fully operational throughout construction

Airport projects could hit $70B by 2021

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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.

Ten Minutes with Jacobs' Airport Guru Roger Johnson

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Former Los Angeles World Airways executive discusses airport construction in a post-COVID world

Hensel Phelps wins $327M Nashville airport terminal design-build contract

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The firm's contracts at the Tennessee airport now total $567 million, or nearly half of the value of the facility's $1.2 billion expansion

Best Airport/Transit: Cheyenne Regional Airport Terminal

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Cheyenne Regional Airport (CYS) plays an important role in the city’s economy. However, the aging facility was not attracting the number of flights and passengers necessary to maximize benefits to the community

Construction underway on $2.1B Orlando airport terminal

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When the new terminal is complete in 2020, airport officials said it will accommodate up to 80 million passengers a year

Clark Construction uses scans, animation to smooth installation of elevated airport walkway

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Placing the 780-foot-long pedestrian bridge over an active taxiway at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport was a complex undertaking that required months of planning, high-tech tools and coordination among all stakeholders

DOT announces $617M of FAA airport grants

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territories and go toward maintenance, repair and construction of taxiways, terminals and other airport infrastructure The funds span 45 states and four U.S.

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Messer Construction wins $144M Nashville airport design-build contract

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Messer's terminal parking garage and airport administrative office building represent one contract in a broader $1.2 billion expansion

McCarthy tapped for $310M Phoenix airport expansion

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As construction manager at risk for a new Southwest concourse, the contractor will oversee construction of new boarding gates, connector bridges and more