Presentation on theme: "Commonwealth Ports Authority 2012 PACIFIC AVIATION DIRECTORS WORKSHOP March 13 – 15, 2012 The Westin Resort Guam Tumon, Guam."— Presentation transcript:
Commonwealth Ports Authority 2012 PACIFIC AVIATION DIRECTORS WORKSHOP March 13 – 15, 2012 The Westin Resort Guam Tumon, Guam
CPA’s Outlook: CNMI will rebound because of our beautiful islands that attract Asian travelers; Close coordination with visitors authority on marketing & promotions to increase traffic by 100% over a 5 year period; Use the newly approved US DOT approval to convince foreign air carriers to fly additional US points beyond CNMI; Closely work with existing carriers to maximize load factors and to initiate new flights; Sichuan Airlines executed AUA with CPA for direct service to and from different cities in China; Air Saipan inaugural flight scheduled for July Providing air service between Saipan to Japan and other Asian destinations; and Arctic Airlines estimated to commence operations in May 2012 with cargo service between Saipan, Rota and Guam.
PROJECT: Generator and Power UpgradeCOMPLETED Runway 07/25 Rehabilitation Project Package II Phase ICOMPLETED Terminal Improvements PA System Replacement Completed Restroom Renovations Design Phase High Roof & A/C Improvements Design Phase Commuter (Domestic) Terminal Renovations Design Phase Runway 07/25 Rehabilitation Project Package II – Phase IIONGOING ARFF Pacific Region Training Facility ImprovementsONGOING ARFF Building ExpansionDESIGN PHASE Procurement of Runway SweeperACIP LISTED Procurement of Two (2) 1,500 Gallon ARFF VehiclesACIP LISTED Airport Master Plan UpdateACIP LISTED Replacement of Two Passenger Loading BridgesACIP LISTED SAIPAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT
Terminal Improvements Public Address System Replacement Design/Build Contract awarded to RadioCom NTP – December 21, 2009 Completion Date – December 22, 2010 Restroom Renovations & Water Pump Upgrade Designer – GHD (formerly known as Winzler & Kelly) Construction Manager – GHD Project redesigned to accommodate additional restroom and drainage issues High Roof Drainage & A/C Improvements Designer – Hofschneider Engineering Construction Manager – SSFM Saipan Project redesigned to include replacement of holding room air-conditioning units per FAA approval Commuter Terminal Renovations Designer – Taniguchi Ruth Makio Architects Construction Manager – Pending Design completed. Pending completion of other projects to ensure available funding.
Saipan Runway Rehabilitation Project: Project awarded to GPPC in September 2009 but contract was put on hold due to SMS requirements SMS Panel convened in March Panel found construction activities to be low risk On March 24, 2010, construction resumed with electrical work Milling and paving work commenced in November 2010 at approximately 50% completion Work suspended to address issues with deeper cracks CPA recently received FAA approval for supplemental crack repairs to address issue and extend life expectancy Redesign is underway but will extend completion date to end of 2012 or later Contractor has resumed shoulder work, conduit laying and installation of new lighting fixtures
Saipan Runway Rehabilitation Progress Photos Deep Cracks Milling work Tack coat application Paving
ARFF Training Facility Improvements Design/build contract awarded to GPPC, Inc. NTP – June 13, 2011 For Phase I and II Completion date – Pending issuance of 3 rd NTP for physical construction Phase I – SAFT Manufacturing Phase II – Completion of Design Phase III - Construction of site works, buildings, fuel spill burn area
SIA ARFF Training Facility Condition Perspective of Future Training Facility
TINIAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT PROJECT: 1. New Departure BuildingDESIGN PHASE 2. Water Tank & Line for ARFF Rapid RefillDESIGN PHASE 3. ARFF Building RelocationDESIGN PHASE 4. 1,500 Gallon ARFF VehicleACIP LISTED 5. Airport Master Plan UpdateACIP LISTED 6. ARFF Access Road ACIP LISTED 7. High Speed Exit Taxiway “B”ACIP LISTED 8. Security Access System InstallationACIP LISTED 9. Perimeter Security Fence ReplacementACIP LISTED
Tinian Progress Photos Existing ARFF Building to be relocated New Departure Terminal Existing ARFF Vehicles New water tank to be installed for rapid refill of ARFF vehicles
Rota Progress Photos Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Runway Extension Phase II (Shoulder and new Generator) Project New generator and building Apron in need of treatment Airport layout plan to be updated during Master Plan Update
Where CPA is at now… CPA working closely with FAA to complete all AIP funded projects Management taking proactive steps to ensure smooth operations for both air and seaports CPA exceeds the debt ratio in 2010 and 2011 for airport and seaport revenue bonds No questionable costs discovered during CPA’s 2009 and 2010 audits Procurement, Personnel, Airport and Seaport Rules and Regulations being updated Master plans for all three airports and seaports anticipated in order to improve all facilities CPA working closely with Executive and Legislative branches of government for project coordination and funding of non- AIP projects
CONTACT INFORMATION: MR. EDWARD M. DELEON GUERRERO Executive Director Commonwealth Ports Authority PO Box Saipan, MP Tel: (670) /01 Fax: Website: