Augusta Region Renews its Investment in Transportation Infrastructure

By Heather Collins The Transportation Investment Act (TIA) has been transformative for the Central Savannah River Area (CSRA) region since voters approved the 10-year, one-percent sales tax for transportation infrastructure in 2012. Since then, TIA has funded projects that have helped fuel the greater Augusta area’s booming commercial, industrial, residential, medical, and military growth.  So,…

AI in the Skies: How Revolutionary Technology Is Shaping the Airports of Tomorrow

By: Burns & McDonnell The commercial aviation industry is at a crossroads. For airlines, business is booming — mid-2019 International Air Transport Association (IATA) projections estimate that 4.6 billion passengers will take to the skies this year, a 130% increase since 2004. But despite the industry’s latest technological improvements to accommodate its expanding traveler volume,…