Tag: airport projects

Construction Processes, Financial, Legal

House Passes Bill to Encourage Incentive Payments to Speed Airport Projects

October 6, 2020

Via: ENR

The House has approved a bill that aims to encourage airport incentive payments to contractors to expedite runway upgrades and other infrastructure. Under the legislation, which the House passed on Oct. 1, incentive payments of up to $1 million would […]

Construction Processes, Interaction of Expertise

LAX breaks ground on $5B automated people mover system

March 18, 2019

Via: Construction Dive

Massive airport projects continue to provide plenty of work for contractors in that niche, which tend to be large firms like Fluor, usually as part of a consortium of other companies. For instance, LaGuardia Gateway Partners, a private consortium that […]

Construction Processes, Financial

Dodge: Total October construction starts up 21% to $864B

November 26, 2018

Via: Construction Dive

As Dodge’s October starts report shows, the U.S. construction industry continues to benefit from airport projects, some supported by billions of annual Federal Aviation Administration funding, some by airlines and airports, while other are continuing to turn to public-private partnerships. […]