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More than 3.7 million passengers expected to travel through ATL As the world’s busiest and most efficient airport prepares for a robust holiday travel period, Airport construction officials will halt most public-facing work to ease traffic concerns. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) expects to serve more than 3.7 million passengers during the holiday period that … Continue →
ATL public-facing construction efforts on hold to ease traffic More than 3 million passengers are expected to travel through Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) during the Thanksgiving period between Friday, Nov. 16 and Monday, Nov. 26. Additionally, airline forecasts predict ATL’s one-day screening record of more than 93,000 passengers set this past Memorial Day holiday … Continue →
South Roadway traffic to be impacted; alternate options suggested Three steel columns supporting the South roadway canopy were successfully placed overnight on Oct. 16, and lessons learned from the North canopy installation have already been implemented one night into South canopy construction. Monday night into Tuesday morning, the placement of the columns on the South … Continue →
Saturday, Oct. 6 marks a major milestone in the construction of ATL’s North Canopy. All lanes on the Airport’s North roadway will reopen and commercial vehicle traffic – moved to the South roadway during the construction process – will be relocated to the North curb. The focus of canopy construction will now turn to the … Continue →
As construction on the North canopy completes, the South roadway will become the focus of canopy building efforts. Roadways closed during North canopy work will soon reopen, while portions of the roadway leading to the South Terminal will temporarily close. The vast majority of construction will take place overnight, but late-night passengers – either departing … Continue →
All structural steel for the North canopy has been erected. Nineteen steel supertrusses on the North canopy were constructed from October 2017 to May 2018. Check it out!