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  • Client: Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

    Project Type: Infrastructure - Aviation

    Location: Dallas, TX, USA

    Scope: Planning, Design, Program Management, Engineering Management, Con-struction Management

    Status: Completed 2000

    Details: KBR was Engineer of Record on the APM and designed the guideway system, stations, infra-

    structure, and the integration of the APM with the existing terminals, as well as modifying passenger boarding bridges.

    The APM system consists of two independently operated bi-directional loops with an ultimate capacity of 8,500 passengers per hour per direction, and a maximuim headway of two minutes and maximum travel time of nine minutes between furthest terminals.

    The APM structure includes -

    4.81 miles of dual-lane guideway

    372 columns

    150,000 cubic yards of concrete

    Structural spans up to 237 feet

    12 stations

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    DFW Airport Skylink Automated People

    Mover

    Dallas-Ft. Worth, TX, USA

    Fast-track Design-Build Construction Program to Install the Worlds Largest Automated People Mover System

  • Client: Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

    Project Type: Infrastructure - Aviation

    Location: Dallas, TX, USA

    Scope: Planning, Design, Program Management, Engineering Management, Con-struction Management

    Status: Completed 2000

    Highlights: Achieved a demanding fast-track design-build schedule including a 23-month design

    and overlapping 38-month construction schedule

    Enabled full airport operation throughout the project

    Won the Texas Council of Engineering Companies Engineering Excellence Award

    Pioneered new construction techniques using precast concrete to save time and minimize disruption

    Successfully led a team of 16 firms and 180 staff members including administrative, design & engineering, and coordination personnel

    DFW Airport Skylink Automated People

    Mover

    Dallas-Ft. Worth, TX, USA

    Fast-track Design-Build Construction Program to Install the Worlds Largest Automated People Mover System

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