Bret Pilney

Bret Pilney
Vice President
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Specialists Experienced in All Critical Ramp Services Needs

Specialists Experienced in All Critical Ramp Services Needs

Burns & McDonnell has full-time specialists for each technical discipline critical to ramp service projects. Our teams have dedicated experience that includes aircraft and ground service equipment (GSE) fueling, fuel storage and distribution systems, preconditioned air, 400-Hertz power, passenger boarding bridges, potable water, and aircraft deicing systems. In addition to design, we steer your project through site selection, master planning, environmental analysis, permitting and construction. Our ramp services practice is the largest in the world, serving airports and airlines around the globe.



Clean Slate Ramp Improvements
Newark Liberty International Airport

Architecture and engineering design for a complete revamping of Continental Airlines' ramp services operations at 68 gates.



Terminal 1 Modernization Program
Los Angeles International Airport

Services supporting the Southwest Airlines terminal modernization program, including apron replacement, fueling upgrades and utility replacements.



Deicing/Stormwater System Management
Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport

Study and modification recommendations for managing spent aircraft deicing fluid and storm sewer systems.