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

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

Five trends for airport retail

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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

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FAA Awards $162.4M in Airport Grants

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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

Denver Approves $1.8 Billion 34-Year P3 Contract for Airport

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

FAA Announces $527.8 Million Airports Infrastructure Grants

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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

Nashville International Airport Installs Geothermal Energy System

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Nashville International Airport has turned a former quarry on the site into the water source for a lake plate geothermal cooling system that is cutting energy consumption by more than 50

Airport Infrastructure Needs Pegged at Nearly $100 Billion

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Airports face an annual $10-billion shortfall to meet their rising infrastructure needs, which total $99.9 billion over the next five years, an airport group says in a new report

It only took 26 days to complete construction on the Crowne Plaza Changi Airport hotel extension

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The Singapore Changi Airport is, according to the most recent numbers from the Airports Council International, the 17 th busiest airport in the world by passenger traffic.

FAA Bills Would Boost Airport Construction Grants

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Both bills lift AIP grants to an average of more than $3.6 billion a year, from $3.35 billion in 2017

Missing link: Denver International Airport and Transit Center

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This swooping, bird-in-flight, steel-and-glass building is the realization of Denver International Airport’s 1989 master plan to build a public transit center connecting the city’s RTD commuter rail line to the airport. .

Medical Marijuana Grower to Build Huge Plant at Canadian Airport

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Design is complete and site preparation is underway for construction of a massive medical marijuana greenhouse facility on 30 acres of leased land at the Edmonton International Airport, a Canadian firm has announced

FAA Awards $162.4 Million in Airport Infrastructure Grants

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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 Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao announced the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will award $162.4

Local Firm Wants to Finance, Design, Build Kansas City Airport Terminal

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A Kansas City-based engineering firm is proposing to finance, design and build a new $2.5-billion single terminal for the Missouri city’s airport, a project long sought by airport officials

Excellence in Safety - Kodiak Airport RSA

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The $59-million Kodiak Airport project extended two runway safety areas 600 ft into the Gulf of Alaska by constructing an adjacent rock revetment, new service roads and taxiway, and by installing material arresting systems

Airports Focus on Carbon-Conscious Capital Plans

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The term “enabling” may have negative connotations to lay­people, but for airport builders, it’s all about progress

20-Year Master Plan Includes 75 Projects at Vancouver International Airport

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Vancouver International Airport (YVR) has identified 75 projects as part of its 20-year YVR 2037 Master Plan

New Orleans Airport Project Gets Approval for $178M Expansion

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The board overseeing plans to construct a new terminal at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport gave the official green light to a $178-million, five-gate expansion for the airport’s North Terminal project and set a new opening date of February 2019 for the entire facility.

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Airports Power Up the Next Generation of Construction Programs

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airports It’s a new age of design and construction for U.S.

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Project Runways: Airport Ambitions In Dallas and Kansas City

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One airport looks to new contracting styles; the other just needs a new terminal

Buildings/Transportation: San Diego Airport Green Build Expansion

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Airport expansion is green, lean and local. Infrastructure

JFK Airport set for $10 billion renovation

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Plans to improve JFK International Airport and the surrounding roads and rail system were recently announced by Gov. Cuomo. And these plans don’t just call for fixing some drywall or filling a pothole here and there, either, they seek to completely transform and update the international transportation hub

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Airport/Transit: Number 7 Subway Line Extension

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The $2.4-billion, 1.5-mile No. 7 Subway Line Extension Project in Manhattan is the nation’s first of its kind to feature no federal funding as well as the innovative use of ground freezing in a 300-ft stretch for tunnel boring

Vancouver Airport Upgrade Project Estinated at $5.6 Billion

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In its so-called Fight Plan 2037, Vancouver International Airport identifies 75 projects as part of a 20-year, $5.6-billion improvement plan, which expands everything from terminals to a potential new runway

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LaGuardia Airport’s massive redevelopment begins construction

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The public-private partnership LaGuardia Gateway Partners has signed a 35-year lease agreement and has negotiated the financing to begin the redevelopment of LaGuardia Airport’s Central Terminal B in New York City. The members of LaGuardia Gateway Partners—Vantage Airport Group, Skanska Infrastructure Development, and Meridian—signed the lease with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

JFK Airport Starts $10B Fix, With an RFP for Engineering

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Delta Airlines is set to finance new terminal at New York's LaGuardia

Council Unlikely To Delay Approval of $13B Denver Airport Terminal Upgrade, Despite Objections From Airlines

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The airport has been negotiating the terminal renovation contract with Madrid-based Ferrovial Airports, leader of the public-private partnership, for more than 10 months

Denver Airport Selects Team For Terminal Improvements

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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

Newark Liberty International Airport breaks ground on $2.4 billion redevelopment project

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The modernization project at the Newark Liberty International Airport is officially underway. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey has recently broken ground on the $2.4 billion project.

Burns & McDonnell Seeks Finance Role on Kansas City Airport Terminal

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A Kansas City-based engineering firm is proposing to finance, design and build a new $2.5-billion single terminal for the Missouri city’s airport, a project long sought by airport officials

Airport passengers find their way with the help of decorative ceiling panels

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The Calgary International Airport needed a modular ceiling to assist with wayfinding and to mitigate noise for the 13 million passengers that pass through the facility each year.

Singapore Airport Atrium to Use Rain to Create 40-Meter-Tall Indoor Waterfall

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1.3-million sq ft retail mall centerpiece of Singapore''s airport will feature an indoor garden with a 40-meter-tall waterfall created by draining roof rainwater.

Smaller Airports Dream Big While LAX Builds Even Bigger

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ENR visits regional airports as part of its Project Runways series

Burgesss completes mechanical systems for Denver Airports's hotel, transit center

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Burgess Services is pleased to announce the completion of the Denver International Airport’s (DIA) Westin Hotel and Transit Center project. Burgess Services was awarded a $39.6 million contract in 2013. read more. Plumbing Contractor

Cuomo Proposes $10 Billion John F. Kennedy Airport Upgrade

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Kennedy International Airport will join two other major New York City-area airports in major upgrades getting underway John F.

Cleared for Takeoff?

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Cities across the nation are debating whether to convert aging municipal airports into prime sites for development. Aerospace & Defense Business Clusters/Corridors Economic Development Industry News Michigan Site Selection The Editor's Blog Transportation & Infrastructure USA - Great Lakes Coleman Young Municipal Airport municipal airportsRead: Cleared for Takeoff?

New Orleans Airport to add five additional gates and $110 million to current expansion

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The replacement and expansion project for the North Terminal at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport has just about reached the midway point in construction.

Airport Construction to Create 13,000 Jobs

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Construction at Louis Armstrong International Airport in New Orleans will total $807 million and create approximately 13,000 jobs, reports The Times-Picayune.