Category Archives: Public Private Partnership

City of Gary and AFCO/AvPorts release Vision Document

GYY_Vision_Cover_Front-1The Public Private Partnership (“PPP”) between the City of Gary and AFCO/AvPORTS created this visioning document as a strategy to guide investment and development at and around the Gary/Chicago International Airport. The initiatives outlined in the document seek to position the Airport as a driver of economic growth, create a business- friendly environment for firms that require and support rail, highway, marine, pipeline, and air-oriented modes of transport, and market Gary and Northwest Indiana as a nexus of robust transportation and infrastructure networks.Areas of Focus:1. The Airport  * Secure customs capability  * Return of commercial service  * Market and promote the runway extension2. Surrounding Land  * Advance road improvement projects  * Promote development opportunities domestically and abroad  * Respond to inquiries and engage broker community3. Infrastructure  * Advance Buffington Harbor, Airport Road and Clark Road improvement initiatives  * Advocate for higher and better use of lakefront properties  * Integrate long term...

AFCO San Diego RDC LEED Gold Certification

AFCO San Diego RDC LEED Gold Certification

AFCO support in the design, development and building of the Regional Distribution facility at San Diego International Airport receives LEED Gold certification.  Learn more about the project and our participation here:Facts about the SAN AFCO partnershipProject HighlightsSAN CRDC Press Release

AFCO Developing for the Future

With our extensive knowledge of transportation facility and infrastructure requirements, we’re able to plan overall needs and each project for optimal effectiveness and efficiency.  By assembling and maintaining a team of experienced architectural, engineering and general contracting professionals, we can readily adapt our facilities to meet changing market demands and customer needs.  In many situations, we also serve as an extension of staff for our customers.Contact: Chuck Stipancic President & CEO 703-902-1187 cstipancic@afcoinc.com  AFCO is a recognized leader in the development, management and operation of airports and airport infrastructure.  With broad capabilities and deep experience, AFCO provides an unparalleled level of service and value to its clients including airports, municipalities,...

AFCO Awarded Project to Finance, Design and Build a Central Receiving and Distribution Center at the San Diego International Airport

AFCO Awarded Project to Finance, Design and Build

January 2012Aviation Facilities Company, Inc. (AFCO) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a contract and issued a formal notice to proceed to finance, design and build a Central Receiving and Distribution Center (CRDC) on behalf of the San Diego Regional County Airport Authority (Authority) at the San Diego International Airport in San Diego, California.The 21,000 square foot facility, estimated to cost $8.5 million, will serve as a modern, efficient and environmentally friendly, logistics, storage and distribution center for goods, supplies and products for all of the terminal concession operations at the airport and will be built on approximately 1.5 acres on the north side of the airport.  The CRDC project will be a key component to the Authority’s new concession program at the airport.

Positive Impact on Community

“The Central Receiving and Distribution Center will be an integral part of the airport’s future,” said Thella Bowens, President/CEO of the Airport Authority.  “It will...