Client: Broward County Aviation Department
Location: Fort Lauderdale International Airport Fort Lauderdale, FL
Service: Civil Engineering
The FLL Ground Transportation System will experience a considerable increase in passenger volume in the near term as the result of the rise in passenger air travel to South Florida and the expected increase in the number and capacity of cruise ship received at Port Everglades.
EAC was tasked by the Broward County Aviation Department to prepare the site plans and construction package for the new FLL Taxi and Limo Hold Lot. The Hold Lot was designed for use by Taxi Cabs, Shared –Ride Vans and Sedans and, Motor Coaches. The Hold Lot has a Fire Lane of 20 feet for unimpeded ingress and egress to the new facility.
The new lot includes an AVI System for revenue control / billing, has a Control Booth installed for the purposes of management and control of operators and operator activity at site. The Hold Lot design is configured in a manner that provides ease of use for all service providers. All lanes, vehicle turning radius and queue areas were designed in a manner that accommodates all vehicle types.