THE PORT AUTHORITY OF NY & NJ
Press Release Article
PORT AUTHORITY COMMISSIONERS TAKE ACTION ON SEVERAL ITEMS
Date: Sep 10, 2009
Press Release Number: 115-2009
At its monthly meeting this afternoon, the Port Authority’s Commissioners authorized:
- Assignment of a Memorial Foundation trade contract with Component Assembly Systems Inc., for the performance of carpentry and drywall work at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.
- Assignment of a Memorial Foundation trade contract with W&W Glass, LLC for the installation of a glass curtain wall for the National September 11 Memorial & Museum pavilion.
- Assignment of a Memorial Foundation trade contract with W&W Afco Steel, LLC for the installation of structural steel for the National September 11 Memorial & Museum pavilion.
- Assignment of a Memorial Foundation trade contract with Port Morris Tile & Marble Corp. for the installation of fountain stone at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.
- An agreement with Brookfield Properties Inc, and/or its affiliates for construction and construction management services to build the western portion of the West Street pedestrian underpass.
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey
Steve Coleman, 212 435-7777
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey operates many of the busiest and most important transportation links in the region. They include John F. Kennedy International, Newark Liberty International, LaGuardia, Stewart International and Teterboro airports; AirTrain JFK and AirTrain Newark; the George Washington Bridge and Bus Station; the Lincoln and Holland tunnels; the three bridges between Staten Island and New Jersey; the PATH (Port Authority Trans-Hudson) rapid-transit system; Port Newark; the Elizabeth-Port Authority Marine Terminal; the Howland Hook Marine Terminal on Staten Island; the Port Authority Auto Marine Terminal; the Brooklyn Piers/Red Hook Container Terminal; the Greenville Yard-Port Authority Marine Terminal; and the Port Authority Bus Terminal in midtown Manhattan. The agency also owns the 16-acre World Trade Center site in Lower Manhattan and is a partner in the Access to the Region’s Core tunnel project.