AECOM to provide program management services for new runway at Denver International Airport


DALLAS – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – AECOM (NYSE: ACM), the world’s trusted infrastructure consultancy, today announced it has won a contract to provide program management services for the development of the seventh runway at the international airport of Denver (DEN). In this role, AECOM will coordinate environmental assessment activities and manage the preliminary design effort.

“We are honored to support DEN since its inception over 25 years ago and look forward to leveraging our in-depth knowledge of the airport operating environment and our extensive experience in runway delivery to manage this program has been successful, ”said Lara Poloni, President of AECOM. “Our extensive aviation expertise combined with our multidisciplinary global program management capabilities will help us move this important work forward in a safe, efficient and quality manner. We are delighted to bring the best that AECOM has to offer and to continue our legacy of service at DEN.

In addition to environmental coordination and design management leadership, AECOM will facilitate sustainability initiatives, including early integration with the Envision and Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) framework; provide program controls to balance scope, schedule, risk and budget; support construction procurement through coordination, analysis of alternative delivery methods and preparation of documents; conduct public outreach activities to connect and educate local businesses and community stakeholders; and monitor and report on the participation and engagement of disadvantaged business enterprises (DBEs) at the program level.

“As air traffic levels continue to increase, the addition of a future runway at DEN is a crucial achievement of the airport’s original master plan and vital for the entire national airspace system ” , said Travis Boone, general manager of the Western United States of AECOM. “We are incredibly proud to support DEN as it embarks on this exciting expansion of its aerodrome. Our strong relationships with the Denver small business community, city departments, regulatory agencies and airline stakeholders will allow us to place a strong emphasis on collaboration and partnership, helping us achieve timely delivery and effective of this program.

DEN has one of the most efficient airfield facilities in the country, with six non-intersecting runways. It is one of the few major airports in the United States that has an area to expand its current facilities and accommodate future development. AECOM’s previous work at DEN encompasses previous aerodrome expansions, the development of terminal systems and the improvement of its operational performance.


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