Articles tagged with 'construction' | Tampa Airport

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2022
September
06,
2022
| 16:31 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Short Term Parking Garage capacity will be limited over the next several months due to construction related to the forthcoming Red Express Curbsides. Signage at the airport will alert drivers if the Short Term Parking Garage is nearing capacity. When...
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August
29,
2022
| 18:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport has taken a couple of big steps toward completing the moving walkways under construction in the Long Term Parking Garage.Earlier this month, the Airport received the first pair of 12 walkways to be installed on Level 4 of ...
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August
22,
2022
| 18:34 PM Europe/Amsterdam
More than 200 builders, vendors, architects, engineers and members of the media packed the Airport’s first Airside D Outreach Event on Thursday, Aug. 18.TPA CEO Joe Lopano welcomed attendees to the public program, aimed to educate design-build firms ...
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August
08,
2022
| 19:15 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport and the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority collected four awards in the last eight days, bringing home prestigious state and regional honors for innovative projects completed in the past year.TPA swept both of FAC’s J....
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July
25,
2022
| 19:54 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Prior to the official October solicitation for future Airside D, Tampa International Airport will be hosting an Airside D Program Outreach event to provide more information on the new terminal, which will include the facility's apron, fueling hydrant...
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July
19,
2022
| 16:52 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Work on another big expansion is now underway at Tampa International Airport.After completing the Blue Express Curbsides project last year, crews will begin preparations to build a Red Express Curbsides facility on the opposite side of the Airport. “...
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July
11,
2022
| 19:07 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The final pieces of the giant flamingo-shaped puzzle are coming together.The custom ceiling tiles arrived last month, and after weeks of prep work in ensuring everything is in place underneath, the tiles will be installed within the next couple of we...
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June
06,
2022
| 19:20 PM Europe/Amsterdam
VanTrust Real Estate, LLC, in partnership with the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority, JE Dunn Construction and HOK, last week announced that its SkyCenter One building has achieved LEED certification at the Platinum level. LEED (Leadership in En...
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May
17,
2022
| 16:34 PM Europe/Amsterdam
As Tampa International Airport continues to improve and expand its facilities, two private developments are taking shape at TPA following a nationwide trend of growth in aviation and aviation-related business.Sheltair, a TPA-based fixed base operator...
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April
05,
2022
| 16:00 PM Europe/Amsterdam
In June of 2021, the monorail in the Long Term Parking Garage was decommissioned for passenger use in order to start Phase 1 of a new project: the installation of new moving walkways. Late last year, crews began shutting down portions of the fourth f...
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February
17,
2022
| 23:33 PM Europe/Amsterdam
TPA’s new Blue Express Curbsides have enhanced the passenger journey by allowing those without checked bags to skip the ticketing or baggage claim level and head straight to their gate or to a less congested curbside. Both departing or arriving passe...
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February
03,
2022
| 22:24 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The Hillsborough County Aviation Authority Board of Directors and staff this week got a glimpse of Tampa International Airport’s future in a presentation of the 2022 Master Plan Update baseline forecast.The Feb. 3 presentation explained the methodolo...
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2021
December
27,
2021
| 18:32 PM Europe/Amsterdam
You’ve heard of the Blue Express Curbsides and public art that has hit the Main Terminal this year – both components of Phase 2 of TPA’s Master Plan. But you may not know much about another recently completed project with a big impact: a 10,000-squar...
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November
04,
2021
| 16:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport on Thursday announced the launch of its 2022 Master Plan Update (MPU), which will help inform and shape an enhanced customer experience and support the next 20 years of growth at the airport. The kickoff to the MPU follows...
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October
20,
2021
| 14:48 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport will soon debut the new Blue Express Curbsides dedicated exclusively for passengers without checked bags, making TPA the first airport in the country to launch this innovative feature for its passengers. The eight Blue Exp...
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September
20,
2021
| 16:07 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Getting to and from Long Term Parking to the Main Terminal will soon be even easier.Earlier this month, crews began shutting down the fourth floor of the Long Term Garage to begin construction on two new moving walkways. The project is expected to be...
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August
31,
2021
| 16:47 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Leaving the Economy Garage and nearby Cell Phone Waiting Lot is about to get easier.Early Wednesday, TPA will unveil a brand new Airport exit ramp for guests trying to get onto I-275 – either towards Tampa or St. Petersburg - that will streamline the...
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July
30,
2021
| 16:50 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Several of Tampa International Airport’s airside restrooms are getting some long-awaited upgrades. In the long-term, it means bigger, more modern restrooms in line with TPA’s other newly renovated spaces. In the short term, however, it could mean a l...
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July
02,
2021
| 22:38 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Some of Tampa International Airport’s largest and most impactful construction projects are approaching completion after more than two years of construction on Phase 2 of the Airport’s Master Plan expansion.And the best news: They’re ahead of schedule...
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May
03,
2021
| 21:16 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport is in the process of updating the ceilings above all of its existing curbsides. The new look, pictured above, brings more light and a cleaner, sleeker look. ...
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March
29,
2021
| 21:44 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Construction on TPA’s innovative express curbsides is moving rapidly with some of the biggest – and most complicated – elements in the rear-view mirror.In early March, construction crews with Hensel Phelps finished the last of five major roadway deto...
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March
22,
2021
| 20:18 PM Europe/Amsterdam
At Hillsborough County’s three general aviation airports, the future is looking optimistic – even strong.After an initial dip in early 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, flight operations are ticking up, airplane fuel is flowing and several impressiv...
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March
08,
2021
| 22:23 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Imagine trading in a used Honda with 300,000 miles on it - reliable though it may have been - for a brand new Tesla. It’s faster, more efficient and, of course, it’s got that new car smell. That’s essentially what Tampa International Airport is doing...
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February
22,
2021
| 22:10 PM Europe/Amsterdam
The furniture is in, the landscaping complete and the music is already being piped through the building.After months of construction, the SkyCenter atrium is nearly complete.The new atrium provides a key link between the SkyConnect system at the Rent...
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February
18,
2021
| 19:44 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Tampa International Airport’s SkyConnect flock got a little bit bigger this week with the addition of its two newest members: The Sandhill Crane and Anhinga.On Feb. 16, TPA welcomed four new train cars – two with larger-than-life depictions of the Sa...
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January
25,
2021
| 22:05 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Construction crews are finishing work on a new airfield bridge project that will add a key connection between Tampa International Airport’s main runways, making it easier, safer and more efficient for planes to navigate the airfield.The Taxiway A Bri...
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January
11,
2021
| 14:39 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Early Monday morning, crews opened a new walkway connecting the Long Term Parking Garage to the Main Terminal transfer level.This walkway replaces two smaller walkways that previously connected the garage to the terminal and it is one of the first pu...
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2020
November
30,
2020
| 21:33 PM Europe/Amsterdam
SkyCenter One and the adjacent atrium appear all but complete – at least on the outside.For the past several months, contractors working on SkyCenter One office building and atrium have steadily knocked down one milestone after another, turning more ...
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November
06,
2020
| 22:23 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Road crews are installing a new overhead parkway sign that will require the complete closure of the outbound George J. Bean Parkway for two nights this month. All visitors leaving TPA during this detour will be directed out of the airport via the Spr...
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October
20,
2020
| 15:14 PM Europe/Amsterdam
Last week, crews working on the SkyCenter One office building completed all the exterior glass for all nine stories of the building. With this work complete, all the glasswork for the SkyCenter, the connect SkyCenter Atrium and elevated pedestrian wa...
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