Aviation

Bishop International Airport Receives Sponsor of the Year Award

By |2018-08-09T21:36:04-04:00April 12th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

The Bishop International Airport Authority in Flint, Michigan, was recognized as the Michigan Airport Sponsor of the Year in February. RS&H and the airport have been working together for more than 20 years. A few of our associates attended the event in support of the airport and its efforts, including Senior Aviation Engineers Pat [...]

Vote for Duluth International Airport in Architizer A+ Awards

By |2018-08-10T15:28:14-04:00March 12th, 2014|Tags: , , , , |

The RS&H-designed Duluth International Airport terminal has been selected as a finalist in the airport category for the annual Architizer A+ Awards, a global competition that honors the best in architecture. The architecture of the replacement terminal at the airport draws inspiration from local forms, materials, and landscaping that is native to the environment. [...]

David Full Comments on Environmental Impacts for Hangar Project

By |2018-08-09T22:03:53-04:00February 13th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

In a recent article published by the Los Angeles Business Journal, RS&H’s David Full was cited regarding a new hangar project at the San Fernando Valley airfield. The Van Nuys Airport Citizens Advisory Council voted to recommend acceptance of the report that stated the proposed three hangars would not cause any environmental impacts. According [...]

Spaceport Houston to Receive License for Horizontal Launches

By |2018-08-10T14:43:15-04:00February 13th, 2014|Tags: , , , , |

According to a recent article in the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) publication, Mechanical Engineering, Ellington Airport in Texas will be reborn as Spaceport Houston in the next few years. The article explains that while analyzing what type of launch vehicles the spaceport can accommodate is a priority, an even larger initiative for [...]

Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport Recognized for Resurfacing Project

By |2018-08-09T22:05:37-04:00February 13th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

On February 5, 2014, the Destin-Fort Walton Beach Airport in Northwest Florida was recognized by the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) with a 2013 Quality in Construction Award for excellence in construction of an asphalt pavement. The award was presented to the contractor, C.W. Roberts Contracting Inc. of Freeport, Florida, at a ceremony during [...]

RS&H Provides Environmental Impact Studies for Louis Armstrong Int’l

By |2018-08-10T14:30:39-04:00February 12th, 2014|Tags: , , , , , |

Last month, the New Orleans Aviation Board recommended an $826 million redevelopment plan to improve Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. According to a recent article by the Greater New Orleans Hotel & Lodging Association, the renovations will transform the mid-century airport into a new airport that represents the modern era. RS&H will be [...]

Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport Receives Major Improvements

By |2018-08-10T12:58:42-04:00February 12th, 2014|Tags: , , , , |

RS&H provided design and construction administration services for major improvements at the Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport in Newport News, Virginia. The work included a new covered escalator, stairways, and landscaping along with upgrades to Concourse A to match the current terminal appearance. The improvements were completed in fall 2013, with the official opening occurring [...]

Manassas Regional Airport Wins ENR Award

By |2018-08-09T22:38:06-04:00January 13th, 2014|Tags: , , , , |

The Manassas Regional Airport in Manassas, Virginia, recently won the Award of Merit in the Airports/Transit category of the Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) 2013 Best Projects. In a recent article by American Towns, the project involved extending the primary runway at the airport. RS&H was the prime consultant and provided design, permitting, and construction management [...]

Master Plan at Anchorage Airport to be Released Soon

By |2018-08-09T22:39:53-04:00January 13th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

RS&H is leading the Master Plan that will be released at the beginning of this year for Anchorage International Airport. In a recent article in Airport World, the Master Plan needed to be updated and is a necessary document for the airport to make informed decisions about infrastructure investments. The plan recommends future expansion [...]

Duluth Terminal Receives Award from Minnesota Construction Association

By |2018-08-09T22:15:00-04:00January 13th, 2014|Tags: , , , |

The RS&H-designed Duluth International Airport terminal was recently named recipient of the Minnesota Construction Association (MCA) Choice Award for the project of the year. According to the MCA’s newsletter, the $78 million project was a catalyst in boosting the local and state economy by awarding 110 contracts to more than 90 companies, which created [...]