Jacobsen|Daniels (J|D) has been serving as the Program Manager Rental Car Technical Representative (RACTR) for the Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA) – O’Hare and Midway International Airport Rental Car Companies (RACs) since early 2010. As the current Industry Technical Representative, J|D represents the rental car tenants in the programming, design and construction processes for the new Joint-Use – ConRAC/ Public Parking Garage/Ground Transportation Center at Chicago O’Hare International Airport.
The program features a $415 million, 3-million square foot garage and Customer Service Center, capacity to accommodate approximately 4,300 parking stalls, 3-level stacked QTA, and a 2-level joint-use garage on top, with the ability to expand to 9 levels upon future growth. The Customer Service Center houses a RAC and GTC lobby, a linear customer counter configuration and back-of-house RAC and Airport offices. In addition, a DBFOM upgrade and extension of the existing Automated Transit System (ATS) will connect the terminals to the new facility. Overall, J|D’s scope of work includes ConRAC & Remote service center sites planning, programming, and business deal documentation, design phase services, construction phase services, Tenant Improvement Coordination and project closeout and activation.