Partners & Sponsors

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  • Access to all of Colorado’s airports.
  • Search engine boost for your company from being listed on our site.

Contact Ken Lawson: coloradoairports@gmail.com

Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc.

Preparing airports for takeoff. Passenger-friendly terminals, safe and reliable runways, strategic master plans that guide smart growth.
We provide comprehensive planning, design and construction services to general aviation, commercial and reliever airports across the country. Whether you’re upgrading an existing airport or starting from a green field, we help you navigate the details, regulations and project requirements.
Our 800-plus employee-owners share a core purpose: Building a Better World for All of Us®. This approach reflects a companywide commitment to improving the quality of life by designing safer, more sustainable infrastructure for government, and helping industrial and commercial clients achieve their business goals.
Headquartered in St. Paul, Minnesota, and with 32 offices in nine states, you’ll find evidence of our work throughout the United States.

Bob Cohrs
bcohrs@sehinc.com
(720) 540-6800
www.sehinc.com

Vance Brothers

For over ninety-five years, Vance Brothers has served the pavement construction and maintenance industry with products and services that help our customers do their best work. Because everything we do as a manufacturer, supplier and contractor becomes an integral part of the surface, we consider it our duty to make it perform better and last longer. It’s a matter of integrity.

We believe the words “quality” and “integrity” are used far too often in our industry. Here, you will find they still mean something. We believe they apply to our products and our people. At the end of the day, that’s our value proposition.
We look for only the best products that perform to our high expectations. When we find them, we make them available to you. When we can’t find one that meets your needs and our standards, we make it ourselves.

Chris Lee clee@vancebrothers.com
(303) 341-2604
www.vancebrothers.com

Dibble Engineering

Dibble’s Airport Development Practice has partnered with municipal, private and military clients to help make their air carrier and general aviation airports safer and to provide and implement orderly development and improvements at their airports. Our success is a result of our commitment to quality service and deliverables, and client responsiveness. Over 90% of our business comes from repeat clients. Why? We invest in and value long-term relationships. We establish a collaborative team culture on every project. We bring a diverse, full-service, cross-disciplined team to meet all project needs. We are the consultant of choice.

Jared Bass
jared.bass@dibblecorp.com
(303) 872-5756
www.dibblecorp.com

Armstrong Consultants, Inc.

Armstrong Consultants, Inc. is a professional consulting engineering firm specializing exclusively in airports. We offer exceptional airport planning, engineering, and construction administrative services to all types of airports ranging from small rural general aviation strips to business jet executive airports, commercial service airports, and military airfields.

Since 1973, Armstrong has brought an unmatched level of expertise, commitment, and perspective to the field of aviation. Our firm delivers innovative solutions to today’s most pressing airport challenges.

Grand Junction, CO:
(970) 242-0101

Denver/Centennial, CO:
(303) 296-4949

info@armstrongconsultants.com

www.armstrongconsultants.com

NBAA

Founded in 1947 and based in Washington, DC, NBAA is the leading organization for companies that rely on general aviation aircraft to help make their businesses more efficient, productive and successful.

Steve Hadley
(254) 845-1334
shadley@nbaa.org

www.nbaa.org

 

RS&H

RS&H’s worldwide reputation as a leading aviation consultant reflects its dedication to designing the best solutions for its clients. For more than 75 years, RS&H has successfully met all challenges regardless of the size, location, or nature of a project, from incorporating the unique character of a community into the design of a terminal, to satisfying the engineering and environmental requirements for a runway improvement, to addressing the future through detailed planning and visioning.

Alex McKean
(303) 409-9700
alex.mckean@rsandh.com

www.rsandh.com

Jviation, Inc.

Jviation, Inc. is a planning, design and construction administration firm that focuses solely on aviation-related projects. The principals and staff have completed airport projects throughout the nation, as well as at various international locations, for over 30 years. Jviation focuses on service and partnering with our airport clients to successfully complete projects on-time and within budget.

(303) 524-3030

www.jviation.com

Jacobs’ Aviation

Jacobs’ aviation teams help clients and their customers prepare for a smooth take-off and landing at international, regional, and municipal airports around the globe Starting with aviation planning, site development, and asset management to architecture and engineering design through to construction support, commissioning and long-term facilities management, we are able to help our clients connect all of the critical aspects of their facility to provide an excellent experience for their traveling customers.

Bill VanHercke, PE
Aviation Principal / Sr. Project Manager
William.VanHercke@Jacobs.com

Office: (720) 286-5246
Cell: (720) 205-7694

www.jacobs.com

Kimley Horn

Our multidisciplinary team can streamline your process and reduce your costs by providing a wide variety of consultants under one roof: aviation engineering, airport planning, transportation planning, parking design, and more. And our deep experience in the aviation industry, as evidenced by scores of successful projects and happy clients, will help you reduce your risk at every turn.

Bob Jones
(303) 228-2300
Robert.jones@kimley-horn.com

www.kimley-horn.com

Mead & Hunt

Airports are vital community resources, essential to commerce and our way of life in Colorado. Airports ranging from general aviation to commercial to military have relied on Mead & Hunt for successful operational and security improvements since the early 1940s. When maintenance, construction and expansion needs arise, we understand the details of airside and landside design. Our planners and design engineers help Colorado airports plan development, construction and reconstruction projects with a view of the horizon. Together with you, we carefully balance your current needs with future plans.

Ryan Hayes
(303) 888-1904
Ryan.Hayes@meadhunt.com
LinkedIn

www.meadhunt.com

Myslik, Inc.

OUR MISSION Is to provide our customers with the highest quality, highest performance, best supported equipment and products to the Airport and Highway maintenance markets.

Bill Myslik
(303) 810-0521
bmyslik@myslikinc.com

www.myslikinc.com

OJ Watson Equipment Co.

O.J. Watson Equipment has been building custom trucks from pickups to large work horses since 1912, so you can be sure you’re getting the finest equipment, backed up by OEM parts and superior service. O.J. Watson Equipment also has a huge variety of accessory items and parts, and we are experts in custom fabrication to meet every need. Whatever truck and truck equipment required, from large to small, O.J. Watson Equipment is prepared to handle it.

5335 Franklin St.
Denver, CO 80216
(303) 295.2885

www.ojwatson.com

ADK Consulting & Executive Search

ADK Consulting & Executive Search specializes in aviation/aerospaceserving commercial service and general aviation airports and companies that support them.

Dan Sprinkle
(303) 330-5474
dan@adkexecutivesearch.com

www.adkexecutivesearch.com

Garver

The airports that we rely on every day are like cities unto themselves, a complex system held together by runways, roadways, facilities, and electrical systems all needing to work in concert to accommodate daily needs for travel and transport. To make sure it all flows as smoothly as possible, an experienced firm needs to have expertise in all of those disciplines.

For more than six decades Garver has been designing runways and hangar facilities, rehabilitating taxiways, updating lighting systems with the most advanced technologies, and bringing to life the most welcoming terminal facilities. Garver’s designs not only accommodate current needs, but are created with future possibilities in mind, while maximizing functionality, funding, and scheduling.

Frank McIllwain
Vice President
(303) 721-6932
FOMcIllwain@GarverUSA.com

www.GarverUSA.com

Precise Striping llc.

Precise Striping, L.L.C. has been in business since 2001, and we believe that customer service is the number one priority. We started out by running the striping services through my construction company, however, due to building a solid customer / contractor relationship with our customers and growing our customer base to where it is now, we solely operate the striping services so we can continue to provide our customers with the best service in the industry. We are a small company – intentionally. As a small company we have better control of the quality and craftsmanship that goes into each job and offer a more personalized service to our customers.

Troy Beer
(303) 462-2800
tbeer@precisestriping.com

www.precisestripingllc.com

Benesch

Multi-Disciplined Professional Services

Serving a broad range of markets, Benesch has played a role in shaping our nation’s infrastructure and local communities for decades. We are client-focused – dedicated to providing responsive service and recruiting the very best talent to deliver project success. With approximately 600 employees – including engineers, landscape architects, scientists, construction managers, surveyors and planners – in 33 locations, we are united in our commitment to quality professional services.

Brett Holt
(303) 771-6868
bholt@benesch.com

www.benesch.com

KLJ

KLJ is recognized as one of the nation’s Top 500 Design Firms by Engineering News-Record. Since 1938, KLJ has delivered innovative and practical problem-solving solutions for local, regional, and national infrastructure projects. The rankings are evidence of a rich nearly 80-year history, a thriving presence, and a strong future. Let’s chat on how we can put our years of experience to use for you. AVIATION PLANNING AND ENGINEERING
Every detail impacts the travel experience – and we want travelers to say great things about your airport. Planning and engineering is just the beginning. The details and work behind the scenes are what really brings your project to life. It’s the ability to identify funding opportunities, understand FAA rules, and think beyond today to help you prepare for tomorrow.

Tom Schauer
(701) 250-5944
Tom.schauer@kljeng.com

www.kljeng.com

Colorado Pilots Association

Colorado Pilots Association was incorporated as a Colorado Nonprofit Corporation in 1972. It is a statewide organization of over 700 members dedicated to making Colorado a better, safer, and more desirable place to fly. Objectives of the organization are to promote aviation and flying safety, to protect the rights of pilots, and to be of assistance to the general public in aviation matters.

PO Box 200911
Denver, CO 80220-0911
(303) 367-0670

www.coloradopilots.org

Colorado Aviation Business Association

The Colorado Aviation Business Association is a grass-roots organization focused on supporting and promoting Business and General Aviation around the State of Colorado.

info@mycaba.org

www.mycaba.org

Colorado Division of Aeronautics

The mission of the CDOT Division of Aeronautics is to support Colorado’s multi-modal transportation system by advancing a safe, efficient, and effective statewide air and space system through collaboration, investment and advocacy.

5126 Front Range Airport
Watkins, CO 80137
Office: (303) 512-5250

www.codot.gov

Colorado/Wyoming Chapter of ACPA

The Colorado/Wyoming Chapter of ACPA was formed in 1984 by members of the concrete pavement industry who had an interest in promoting the quality and quantity of concrete pavement in both Colorado and Wyoming. The Association is supported by companies in the industry who are contractors, cement suppliers, ready mix suppliers, materials suppliers, equipment manufacturers and suppliers, and many others.

Angela Folkestad
(303) 947-9576
afolkestad@pavement.com

Colorado Asphalt Pavement Association

OUR MISSION: The mission of the Colorado Asphalt Pavement Association (CAPA) is to advance the quality and use of asphalt pavements in Colorado. CAPA is composed of both producers and users (including governmental agencies) working together to design, construct and maintain high quality pavements.

Tom Peterson
tompeterson@co-asphalt.com

Mike Skinner
mikeskinner@co-asphalt.com

Office: (303) 741-6150

www.co-asphalt.com

USDA APHIS Wildlife Services

The mission of USDA APHIS Wildlife Services (WS) is to provide Federal leadership and expertise to resolve wildlife conflicts to allow people and wildlife to coexist. WS conducts program delivery, research, and other activities through its Regional and State Offices, the National Wildlife Research Center (NWRC) and its Field Stations, as well as through its National Programs.

Dr Emily L. Blizzard
(303) 328-9046
Emily.l.blizzard@usda.gov

Serving the common interests of the owners, operators and users of the 79 public use airports located throughout Colorado.