Aviation Engineering

Brandstetter Carroll, Inc.’s  aviation engineering experience includes most phases of airport development and planning, from the preparation of Master Plans, Airport Layout Plans (ALP’s), Exhibit A Documents, Land Acquisition, and Obstruction Removal, to the design and consulting services for runways, taxiways, aprons, beacons, lighting systems, navigational aids, airport terminals, security facilities, de-icing facilities, airfield and approach lighting and airport master plans. The Firm also assists its aviation clients with capital improvement planning and preparation for funding assistance through the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT).

BCI has provided engineering and architectural services to 30 aviation facilities throughout Ohio and Kentucky since 1979. Typical services for these clients include:

  • Preparation of airport layout plans, master plans, and site selections studies
  • Preparation of 10-year Airport Capital Improvement Plan (ACIP), cost estimating/funding research
  • Grant application assistance via FAA (424 Grant Forms), and Ohio Office of Aviation Funding
  • Grant administration including project closeout and reimbursements
  • FAA Advisory Circular research
  • Surveying
  • Construction Document production
  • Bidding and Negotiation assistance
  • Construction Administration and On-Site Observation
  • Regular attendance at client progress meetings
  • Regular meetings with FAA officials with airport representatives
  • Preparation and submittal of FAA forms for safety phasing plan
  • Public meeting facilitating

Project Types include:

  • Land Acquisition
  • Obstruction Removal
  • Navigational Aids
  • Taxiway, Apron and Runway Overlays and Rehabilitation Services
  • Runway and Taxiway Extensions
  • Runway and Taxiway Lighting
  • New Taxiway and Ramp Construction
  • Fuel Facilities
  • Snow Removal Equipment
  • Utility and Site Engineering
  • Perimeter Fencing
  • Wind Cones and AWOS
  • Terminal Buildings
  • T-Hangars
  • Corporate Hangars
  • Equipment and Material Storage Facilities