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Atkins awarded contract to provide program management and design criteria professional services for Pensacola International Airport

Atkins awarded contract to provide program management and design criteria professional services for Pensacola International Airport

PENSACOLA, Fla., USAAtkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, has been awarded a $8 million contract to provide program management and design criteria professional services at Florida’s Pensacola International Airport. Under the approximately 3-year contract, the company will support the City of Pensacola, who owns and operates the airport, in the completion of its Project Titan Element 2, the next phase of the airport’s maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility development program.

“Our team has provided solutions for major programs at Louis Armstrong New Orleans, Southwest Florida, LAX and JFK International Airports,” said George Nash, CEO of Atkins North America. “Taking lessons learned from these programs and others, we’ll bring collaborative, timely and cost-effective solutions to see this transformative project through to successful completion.”

The company is providing services for Project Titan Element 2 which includes the development of two MRO hangars, a support services center, administrative office space, extension of a taxiway, an aircraft parking apron, landside parking and access roadways and miscellaneous related site improvements. Support will include coordinating the project development, design and construction; project schedule development and updates; data collection on the existing site; project budget review; development of a design criteria package; assisting with selection of the design-build team (D-B); review of D-B team designs; and oversight and inspection of D-B team construction.

“Over the last decade, our team has been involved with the enabling work for Project Titan Element 2,” said Paul Demit, Atkins Community & Intermodal Infrastructure Business Unit Director. “With aggressive scope, budget and schedule goals, our team is well positioned for successful project delivery.”

The project is funded through a combination of sources, including Triumph Gulf Coast, the Florida Department of Transportation, the Governor’s Job Growth Fund, the US Economic Development Agency, the City of Pensacola, Escambia County and VT Mobile Aerospace Engineering.

About Atkins

Atkins (www.atkinsglobal.com) is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management     consultancies, employing over 18,300 people across the UK, North America, Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific and Europe. We build long-term trusted partnerships to create a world where lives are enriched through the implementation of our ideas. You can view Atkins’ recent projects here.

About SNC-Lavalin

Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is a fully integrated professional services and project management company with offices around the world dedicated to engineering a better future for our planet and its people. We create sustainable solutions that connect people, technology and data to design, deliver and operate the most complex projects. We deploy global capabilities locally to our clients and deliver unique end-to-end services across the whole life cycle of an asset including consulting, advisory & environmental services, intelligent networks & cybersecurity, design & engineering, procurement, project & construction management, operations & maintenance, decommissioning and capital – and delivered to clients in key strategic sectors such as Engineering Services, Nuclear, Operations & Maintenance and Capital. News and information are available at snclavalin.com or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.