Chicago Executive Airport Security | U.S. DOT & Federal Aviation Administration

Knight provided engineering services to improve security at the Chicago Executive Airport (formerly Palwaukee Municipal Airport) located in Prospect Heights, Illinois. Knight provided engineering services for the design and installation of security fencing around the airport's air traffic control tower and parking lots. The security design provided for 860 feet of perimeter fencing and five gate locations, incorporating electronic gate locks, electric gate operators (main gate only), closed circuit televisions and a mixture of fencing materials designed to limit access to critical airport facilities to authorized personnel. A priority item for the airport, Knight successfully completed the assignment on a tight fast-track schedule.

Engineering Services Provided:

  • Secure Perimeter Design
  • Electrical Design
  • Site Adaptation
  • Cost Estimate
  • Fencing Installation Monitoring