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General Mitchell International Airport (GMIA) Intermodal Station

Zimmerman Architectural Studios collaborated with Parsons Brinckerhoff (PB) to provide preliminary and final architectural and engineering design services for this project which involved a collaborative effort of the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, GMIA, Canadian Pacific Railway, and Midwest Airlines.  As part of Wisconsin’s Economic Growth Initiative the primary goal was to provide better airport/Amtrak service to current and future customers of GMIA.  The rail passenger stop is conveniently located about one-half mile east of Interstate 94, the main driving route between Milwaukee and Chicago.   Residents in northern Illinois are expected to find the rail trip to this new passenger stop a convenient means of connecting to air service out of General Mitchell International Airport.  The project includes a platform and passenger waiting building adjacent to Canadian Pacific Railway Main West (Number 1 main) where daily Hiawatha trains in both directions between Milwaukee and Chicago (currently seven round trips daily) will stop to pick-up and discharge passengers.

Location: Oak Creek, Wisconsin

Size: 1,800 s.f.

Services Provided: Architectural Planning and Design, Structural, Mechanical, and Plumbing Engineering, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture

Completion Date(s): 2005

Contractor/Construction Manager: James Cape and Sons

Awards/Honors: Wisconsin Green Building Alliance SE2 Award (sustainability & Energy Efficiency)

KEY PERSONNEL
John Sabinash, AIA

John Sabinash, AIA

Municipal Facilities Studio Director

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Kurt Zimmerman, AIA, LEED-AP

Kurt Zimmerman, AIA, LEED-AP

Designer

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