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Leveraging Technology: Reducing Environmental Compliance Risk at an International Airport

April 4, 2018

An Environmental Management Information System (EMIS) is frequently a critical component of an effective Environmental Management System (EMS). Many regulated entities, including airports and airlines are investing in EMIS solutions to help manage their environmental …

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Modernizing an Airport Terminal: Expanding Concourse to Improve Customer Experience

March 16, 2018

As one of Arizona’s main transportation hubs, the Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport has experienced a significant amount of growth and expansion in the last five years. To meet the needs of its nearly 40 …

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Building an Airport in a Swamp: New Orleans Airport Construction Presents Challenging Site Conditions

October 25, 2017

The City of New Orleans is known for many things—Mardi Gras, the French Quarter, and Cajun cuisine, to name a few. This unique, diverse city located along a bend of the Mississippi River will celebrate …

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High Elevation Projects Require Unique Design

September 9, 2016

Boasting the highest North American elevation for a commercial airport, the Telluride Airport (EL. 9,070 feet mean sea level) poses unique considerations when it comes to engineering design. As a more than 20-year Terracon client, …

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