Tag: O’Hare International Airport
The City of Chicago announced the selection of an architect team to lead the design of the $8.5 billion expansion program for O’Hare International Airport. Following a competitive process that shortlisted five highly qualified architect teams, Studio ORD joint venture was selected to design the new O’Hare Global Terminal and Global Concourse.
Chicago unveiled the designs of five architecture finalists with renderings and models representing the potential future O’Hare Global Terminal, part of O’Hare International Airport’s $8.5 billion expansion.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced the selection of two teams to proceed with competing to design, build, finance, operate and maintain the O’Hare Express operating system, which aims to deliver express service from downtown Chicago to O’Hare International Airport in 20 minutes or less.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel introduced a historic plan between the City of Chicago and its airline partners that is expected to create tens of thousands of jobs and transform O’Hare International Airport with the biggest terminal expansion ever, adding 25 percent more gate capacity, modernizing existing terminals and improving passengers’ experience.