Upcoming Bid Projects

The Shreveport Airport Authority is currently managing more than 35 capital improvement projects at both Shreveport Regional Airport and Shreveport Downtown Airport. This Capital Improvement Program is valued at more than $60 million over a five-year period through federal, state and airport funds. These projects include improvements to buildings, runways, taxiways, airfield lighting, drainage and other infrastructure upgrades.

As a department of the City of Shreveport, the Airport Authority publicly advertises construction bids. The Airport actively encourages both prime contractors and subcontractors to be aware of the many opportunities to participate in becoming a vendor and to compete in these projects.

For upcoming projects or to learn more about the Airport Authority’s Capital Improvement Program, vendors are encouraged to attend the Authority’s monthly board meetings or to contact Charles Wall, Senior Manager of Capital Planning & Development, at 318.673.5370 or email: charles.wall@shreveportla.gov

Listed below are current projects either currently out for bid or preparing to bid through the City of Shreveport’s Purchasing Department:


Security System Enhancement

This project scope of work shall consist of enhancement of existing security network cameras, access devices, hardware and software equipment and infrastructure. 

-Estimated construction value:  $1 to $2 million  Bid details coming soon.

Terminal Awning and Roofing Rehabilitation

This project scope of work shall consist of renovation of entry awning steel – prep and re-coat all exposed structural members from column bases at walk level to top of structure. Entry awning roof – prep and re-coat all roof surfaces at awning entry.  Terminal building steel - prep and re-coat all exposed structural members from column bases at grade level to top of structure miscellaneous and incidental work to include removal and re-installation of all lighting systems and drainage lines.

-Estimated construction value:  $800,000 to $1,000,000
Bid details coming soon.

Airfield Program Management Services (RFP)

The Shreveport Airport Authority will be seeking proposals for an experienced, qualified project specific Airport Program Manager to work full-time with current staff to manage Federal Aviation Administration Airport Improvement Program (AIP) projects being sponsored by the Shreveport Airport Authority. The Shreveport Airport Authority manages two (2) airports in Northwest Louisiana, Shreveport Regional Airport and Shreveport Downtown Airport. The Airport Authority has been granted more than $16 million dollars by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and The State of Louisiana, Department of Transportation Louisiana Department of Transportation-Aviation Division (LADOT) to extend runways at each airport.Bid details coming soon. 

Security Enhancement Program Management Services (RFP)

The Airport Authority is currently undertaking a multi-year Capital Improvement Program that is comprised of airside and landside projects with an estimated budget of over $65 million. The current staff assigned to handle all projects at both the Regional and Downtown Airports consist of a Project Manager and a Project Coordinator.Part of the Capital program is the construction phase of the Security Enhancements project. Due to the extremely technical nature of the Security Enhancement project, we are requesting a temporary program manager with Network Security credentials to augment the Airport Authority Staff to oversee this critical equipment installation. Management oversight of this project will include a high degree of knowledge about networks, hardware, firewalls, encryption and Information Technology Security. Related tasks will include validation of security protocols and evaluation of security risks.

Bid details coming soon.

Security Enhancement Phase II – Network (RFP)

This project is Phase II of our planned security enhancements program to install new Local Area Network components that will enhance the current aging network at Shreveport Regional Airport and allow for futre security expansion capabilities. This project is Phase II of the planned security enhancements program, which is meant to install Local Area Network (LAN) components that were not included during the first phase of the program. This phase of the security enhancements program, as well as future install phases, will enhance the current aging network at Shreveport Regional Airport, and allow for future security systems expansion capabilities.  Accomplishments of this project are to be in line with complying with airport security requirements of 49 CFR 1542 – Airport Security.

Bid details coming soon.


SUSLA Renovation Project

This project shall consist of renovating an existing 12,500 square feet facility previously occupied by the U.S. Army Reserve located at the Downtown Airport.  The scope of work for this project will include demolition of existing walls, renovating all of the existing offices, corridors, classrooms and work spaces into functional high technology lecture halls, a new computer lab, avionics, airframe, power plant and aerospace mechanical training labs.  This renovation will include upgrading the restrooms, the kitchen and interior and exterior ADA upgrades.  The storefront, doors, flooring and the ceiling will be replaced throughout the facility.  Additional items will include more parking, new landscaping, signage and exterior lighting.  Also, this scope will include new HVAC system and reconfiguration of existing mechanical and electrical workstations in Hangar 20.

-Estimated construction value:   $800,000 to $1,000,000Bid details coming soon.