How Jacobs is turning the world’s airports into a destination - from feasibility studies to transformative programs – we’re delivering the future of aviation.


Every day, millions of people and goods travel through airports around the world. While airports may seem like only a stop on your journey, Jacobs is turning them into a destination.

Jacobs has you covered whether you are beginning the planning process, modernizing current infrastructure, evaluating future digital and energy needs, and so much more. We work with clients to create dynamic destinations that offer exceptional user experiences, with state-of-the-art amenities, engaging activities and thoughtful designs that enhance every aspect of the traveler’s journey. 

Our global team has the right mix of planning, advisory, management and delivery experience to navigate the challenges that come with moving millions of people and tons of goods while creating resilient and design-forward destinations around the world. 

Electrifying Airport Ecosystems

Significant Power Infrastructure Investments Needed to Meet Growing Electrification Demands Nationwide

Electrifying Airport Ecosystems

Electrifying Airport Ecosystems, a new study from Enterprise Mobility, Xcel Energy and Jacobs, aims to raise awareness of the significant power infrastructure investments needed to support electrification in airport ecosystems nationwide.

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Our services

  • Planning and advisory
    Planning and advisory

    Our aviation planning and advisory services identify opportunities to right-size client facilities, enhance revenue and reduce ownership costs. Whether beginning the master planning process or looking for industry benchmarks, we work alongside clients to arm them with insights and analysis, making sure assets are operationally ready for the future.  

  • Design

    We work with clients and stakeholders to design with the passenger experience in mind, applying emerging technologies and future-proof developments. Our designers work on airside and landside projects, including runways, terminals, hangers and more, incorporating critical electrical and space integration so designs last the test of time. 

  • Implementation
    Program Management/Construction Management

    Our world-class program management team provides commercial, contract and business success, managing and coordinating long-term and high-value concurrent projects and programs that deliver transformational change. From value engineering operations to providing change management or logistics support, our Program Management / Construction Management (PMCM) professionals work alongside clients to develop a feasible, buildable and sustainable strategy, keeping economic, and community goals in mind. 


  • Adapting to Change
    Integrated Delivery

    From capital improvement projects to on-call services we provide a full suite of integrated delivery services for clients and stakeholders including electrical engineering, utility system design, stakeholder engagement, facilities surveys, cost estimation and more. We work as trusted partners on aviation frameworks, modernizing terminals, enriching guest experiences, creating safer airfields, relieving congestion and enhancing the world’s busiest airports. 

Digital and Environmental
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Our digital and environmental professionals provide insights and solutions, creating a long-term roadmap for sustainable development. Whether looking for the latest per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) regulations or analyzing renewable fuels, Jacobs,  PA Consulting and Streetlight Data, are creating smart and sustainable infrastructure. 

Atlanta Airport - Short Overview v5

Titled the world’s busiest airport with 105 million passengers traveling annually, learn how Jacobs is supporting critical development at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

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