Who We Serve



RS&H, which has full service, in-house capabilities in aviation planning services, has achieved a position of industry leadership. We take a fully-integrated planning, design, and financial approach to ensure your plans become reality.

RS&H can assist clients on large airport Master Plans, such as Los Angeles International Airport and Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, as well as terminal area studies at small hub commercial service airports such as Newport News International Airport to Airport Layout Plan updates at general aviation airports such as Rocky Mountain Metro Airport. Planning services include:

  • Airport master plans
  • Airport layout plans
  • Site development plans
  • e/ALP
  • Spaceport Planning
  • Land Use Analysis
  • Airspace Analysis
  • Airport Simulation Studies
  • Safety management systems
  • Landside/Parking Analysis
  • Intermodal studies
  • Terminal area plans
  • Feasibility studies
  • Financial analysis
  • Security planning
  • Benefit/cost analysis
  • Community involvement programs
  • Grant procurement and management


RS&H has assembled one of the strongest environmental teams in the country, including in-house noise modeling experts, biologists, and airport environmental process specialists, to assist clients on noise and land-use studies, environmental assessments, and permitting. Environmental services include:

  • Environmental assessments
  • Environmental impact statements
  • Part 150 noise/land-use studies
  • Air and water quality studies
  • Wetland studies
  • Environmental audits
  • Mitigation plans
  • Permitting services
  • Wildlife and habitat studies
  • Agency coordination
  • Process strategy programs
  • Conceptual project development
  • Community involvement programs
  • Grant procurement and management


RS&H has long been recognized as a strong aviation architectural and engineering firm. The firm’s architectural heritage is reflected in its innovative and creative buildings, such as the revolutionary design of Tampa International Airport’s terminal, which premiered the world’s first people mover system. The Airport continues to win top industry awards for its design and efficiency. Another example is the industry-changing design of Pittsburg International Airport’s terminal, where concessions became a major focus of the design layout.

Today, RS&H projects span the world with innovative architecture that reflects the image desired by the community.

RS&H prides itself on its in-house, full service architectural and engineering capabilities, which can offer clients coordinated and thorough projects. Building services include:

  • Terminal buildings
  • Corporate and T-hangars
  • Cargo complexes
  • In-line baggage screening systems
  • Administration buildings
  • Roadways and bridges
  • Structural/mechanical/electrical/plumbing systems
  • Landscape architecture
  • Interiors
  • Renovation and renewal
  • Energy and systems management
  • Program management
  • Cost estimating and control
  • Construction administration
  • Security systems
  • Funding/grant procurement and management


Throughout the world, RS&H is recognized as a leader in design and construction phase services for airfield projects of all sizes, ranging from  runway rehabilitation at the world's busiest airport, Chicago O'Hare, to new taxiways at community and regional airports.

We offer complete in-house civil engineering, electrical engineering, and construction inspection capabilities that encompass:

  • Runways
  • Taxiways
  • Aprons
  • Airport drainage
  • Airport utilities
  • Airfield lighting and electrical
  • Airfield signage
  • Airfield security systems
  • Instrument landing systems
  • Approach aids
  • Obstruction removal
  • Security systems
  • Stormwater pollution protection
  • Heliports
  • Vertiports
  • Roadways and bridges
  • Cost estimation and control
  • Construction administration
  • Grant procurement and management