Category Archives: Receiving Distribution Center

AFCO Completes Construction of New Central RDC San Diego International

AFCO Completes Construction of New Central RDC San Diego International

November 2012Aviation Facilities Company, Inc. (AFCO) participated in a ribbon-cutting ceremony on November 14, 2012 to celebrate its completion of the Receiving and Distribution Center (RDC) project on behalf of the San Diego County Regional Airport Authority (Authority) at the San Diego International Airport.The RDC is a 23,000 square-foot facility located on the north side of the airport that will serve as a modern, efficient and environmentally friendly central delivery distribution center for all terminal concession operations and is a key component to the Authority’s new concession program at the airport.  The project will provide significant efficiency and security benefits by centralizing the distribution of food, beverage and other goods at the airport and reduce traffic on surrounding roadways, reducing greenhouse gas emissions.  AFCO and the Authority are pursuing Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification from the U.S. Green Build Council for the RDC project, which would make...

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...