Work is nearing completion on the structures and the embankment/wall. Crews are completing the life safety systems in the structures. These systems include water and foam for fire suppression, fire alarm, ventilation, and cameras for monitoring conditions within the structures. Over 95% of the retaining wall and embankment are in place.
The runway paving and lighting are progressing seven days a week. The runway paving is nearing completion. Crews continue to place concrete for the taxiways. Installing the underground utilities for the runway lighting and FAA navigational equipment continues.
A demolition company has taken down the Hilton Hotel structure. They are now recycling the concrete and removing the other debris.
Work is nearing completion on the airport exit ramp to US 1 northbound and exit to I-595/Port from northbound US 1.