Tag: Airport

Infrastructure, Public Works

Senate advances bill incentivizing efficient airport construction

September 30, 2022

Via: Transportation Today News

A bill introduced by U.S. Sens Todd Young (R-IN), Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ), and Ted Cruz (R-TX) that would incentivize more efficient construction at airports advanced through the Senate Wednesday night. The legislation, the Expedited Delivery of Airport Infrastructure Act, would […]

Infrastructure, Public Works

Airport Upgrade Highlights History, Energy Efficiency

September 1, 2022

Via: PowerMag

Airport terminals may not be top of mind when it comes to energy innovation. Those involved with upgrades to a terminal at San Francisco International Airport (SFO) would beg to differ. Harvey Milk Terminal 1 at SFO, named for one […]

Infrastructure, Public Works

FAA dedicates new air traffic control tower at Charlotte Douglas International Airport

April 7, 2022

Via: Transportation Today News

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) dedicated a new air traffic control tower at Charlotte Douglas International Airport in Charlotte, N.C. Construction on the tower started in 2016. The new tower is not only environmentally sustainable but, […]

Miscellaneous, Public Works

Airport Aims to Reduce Food Waste Via Area Partnership

March 24, 2020

Via: Waste360

In the U.S., food waste is estimated to be between 30 to 40 percent of the supply, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Efforts have been made to reduce this waste, but timelines for freshness and consumption make it […]