Projects

WEEKS 12-13 WMRA CONSTRUCTION SITE

WEEK 12:  October 26-31 Site Improvements Continued installation of geotextile fabric on apron, and installation of sand sub-base and aggregate base Grading and compacting aggregate base for parking lot Building Completed underground plumbing, electrical and HVAC...

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WEEKS 10-11 WMRA CONSTRUCTION SITE

WEEK 10:  October 19-24 Site Improvements Continued installing geotextile fabric on apron, and installing sand sub-base and aggregate base. Continued installing sand sub-base and aggregate base for parking lot. Poured transformer pad for BPW transformer. Poured Weir...

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WEEKS 8-9 OF WMRA CONSTRUCTION SITE

WEEK 8:  October 5-10 Site Improvements Completed under-drain in the parking lot and apron Began installation of Geotextile fabric on apron Began installation sand sub-base for parking lot and apron Building Completed pouring foundation Continued pouring concrete...

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WEEKS 6-7 OF WMRA CONSTRUCTION SITE

WEEK 6: September 21 - 26 Site improvements: Completed storm sewer work Installed under-drain in the parking lot and began working in apron under-drain Installed weir structure for south detention pond Building: Began pouring concrete footings Began pouring concrete...

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WEEKS 4 AND 5 OF WMRA CONSTRUCTION SITE

Week 4:  September 7 - 12 The construction crew continued earthwork balancing on both the Landside and Airside. The building pad was completed. Week 5:  September 14 - 19 On September 15 Mead & Hunt was on site to stake building corners, the south detention pond,...

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WEEK 3 OF WMRA CONSTRUCTION SITE

WEEK 3:  August 31 - September 5  This week the earthwork will continue with the emphasis on building pad. The completion of the pad is expected by September 11. Also, preparation for the underground pipe work will begin.      

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WEEK 2 SURVEYING AND SCRAPING

WEEK 2:  August 24-28, 2015  Today the surveyors began staking a ditch that will be dug out and become the water management system on the site. The water on the site will drain into the ditch, be directed to a holding detention pond and eventually to the main ditch...

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WEEK 1 BEGINNING OF A LONG-AWAITED PROJECT

WEEK 1:  August 18-21, 2015 marked the first construction phase of the West Michigan Regional Airport’s new Business Center and Aircraft Apron project. “This is the long-awaited project that will enhance this airport's position as the primary access hub for economic...

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New Airport Business Center Project About to Begin

On Monday, July 13, 2015, the West Michigan Airport Authority Board approved the low bids for construction of the new Airport Business Center and the new aircraft apron. The Board approved a building construction cost of $1.93 million (CL Construction) and the apron...

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WMRA Request for Terminal Building Bids

May 8, 2015 — The West Michigan Airport Authority will receive sealed bids for a Midfield Terminal Building until June 3, 2015 at 10 AM EDT at which time the bids will be opened and read publicly at Holland City Hall, 1st floor City Council Chambers, 270 South River...

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Late Summer Groundbreaking Planned

March 10, 2015 – Andrea Goodell, Holland Sentinel After several years of fundraising and planning, the West Michigan Regional Airport Business Center is down to the details. “We’re down to choosing paint colors and tile,” West Michigan Airport Authority Manager Greg...

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WMRA Business Center Takes Shape

December 2014 - Andrea Goodell, Holland Sentinel   A welcome center in the works for years could be built this year at the West Michigan Regional Airport. “We went through a pretty extensive visioning process with the building committee and the rest of the team,” said...

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