Transforming Hawaii’s Airports

$2.3 billion makeover includes visible and invisible upgrades

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Lihue Airport

Cost of Completed projects

    •    $5.27 million Perimeter road and security-fence improvements
    •    $9.94 million Improvements to heliport, ticketing, parking and maintenance
    •    $1.07 million Airfield lights and sign replacement:
    •    $3 million Air-conditioning improvements, phase I
    •    $8.67 million Baggage claim improvements
    •    $1.7 million Repaired taxiways and cargo apron pavement
    •    $2.2 million Apron extension, miscellaneous repairs
 

Cost of current projects (expected completion)

    •    $1.9 million Access control and security cameras replacement (Dec. 2010)
    •    $4.6 million Air-conditioning improvements, phase II
          (Dec. 2010)
    •    $275,720 Runway rubber removal
 

Estimated cost of future projects (schedule uncertain)

    •     $1.9 million Landfill-site restoration
    •    $17 million Acquisition of 80 acres from Grove Farm for future use
    •    $3.19 million Parking-lot expansion
    •    $60 million Consolidated car-rental facility

 

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Kahului Airport

Cost, Completed projects

    •    $16 million Terminal improvements
    •    $7 million Air-conditioning improvements
    •    $3 million In-line baggage-screening system, phase I
    •    $3 million Runway safety improvements, phase I
    •    $9.8 million Replaced nine passenger-loading bridges
    •    $28 million Cargo and alien species buildings and apron
    •    $7 million Common-use passenger-processing system
    •    $7 million Electrical vault for explosive-detection system
    •    $4.8 million Runway safety improvements, phase II
    •    $1.1 million Fuel-storage site development:
    •    $1 million Escalator improvements
 

Cost of current projects (expected completion)

    •    $25 million Explosive detection system, phase II (June 2010)
    •    $3 million Security-access-control replacement (notice to proceed forthcoming)
    •    $17 million Apron pavement structural improvements (Aug. 2010)
    •    $5 million Passenger information systems
    •    $40 million Runway structural improvements (notice to proceed forthcoming)
    •    $5 million Reroof terminal, phase I (notice to proceed scheduled)
    •    $3 million Master-plan update
 

Estimated cost of future projects  (schedule)

    •    $18 million Reroof terminal, phase II (preliminary design phase)
    •    $6 million Passenger-loading bridges, phase II (design being done in-house)
    •    $16 million Parking-lot expansion (in design development)
    •    $50 million Airport access road (in design development)
    •    $6 million Car-rental storage lot (preliminary design phase)
    •    $3.5 million Heliport improvements
    •    $5 million Passenger-holding-room improvements
 

Kona Airport

Cost of Completed Projects

    •    $2.96 million New perimeter road and fence, apron lighting
    •    $1.5 million Employee parking lot resurfaced and improved
    •    $905,000 Parking Lot B improved and 100 stalls added
    •    $1.37 million Terminal improvements: $1 million
    •    $667,000 Two wash racks installed
    •    $2.8 million Hold-room shelters and additional security lane
    •    $2.7 million Blast pad and pavement repairs
    •    $405,000 New baggage carousel at South Terminal

Current and Future Projects, Cost (Schedule)

    •    $1.37 million Rehabilitate cargo apron (start June 2010)
    •    $3.1 million Parking Lot C expansion (start Aug. 2010)
    •    $2.3 million Replace access control and security cameras (bid out this year)
    •    $100 million Terminal expansion, add up to five gates (undetermined)
    •    $15.9 million Aircraft Rescue and Firefighter Station at new location near air-traffic-control tower  (undetermined)
    •    $2.5 million Additional baggage carousel at south terminal (plans and specifications complete)
    •    $2 million Interim commuter terminal (plans and specifications complete)
    •    Cost undetermined Onizuka Space Center relocation (conceptual design complete)
 

Hilo Airport

Cost of Completed Projects

    •    $665,000 Keaukaha subdivision noise attenuation pilot project
    •    $7.7 million Pavement repairs to taxiways and ramps
    •    $3.65 million Air-conditioning replacement
    •    $526,750 Window improvements
 

Cost of Current Projects (completion dates uncertain)

    •    $28.6 million New cargo building, phases I and II
    •    $210,000 Noise monitoring stations
 

Cost, Future Projects (Schedule)

    •    $2.77 million Replace access control and security cameras (start Oct. 2010)
    •    Applying for FAA grant Keaukaha subdivision noise attenuation, phase II
    •    Cost uncertain Add 800 parking stalls: (design complete)

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