San Diego International Airport Airside Expansion
San Diego, California
Size: 1,970,000 square feet
Construction Cost: $865 million
The San Diego International Airport Airside Expansion was a design-build delivery terminal expansion that achieved LEED Platinum certification – the first airport project to ever achieve this goal. Completed in 2015, the project consisted of 470,000 square feet of new public and non-public areas, providing 10 additional contact aircraft gates, while the airside pavement expansion incorporates an area of 1.5 million-square feet including aircraft parking, aprons, taxiways and taxi lanes. The effort was honored with a 2014 Project of the Year by the American Society of Civil Engineers, San Diego Section.