PASADENA, CA (April 25, 2016) – On April 22 and 23, Parsons celebrated the opening of Denver International Airport’s (DEN’s) commuter rail station serving the Denver Regional Transportation District (RTD) FasTracks University of Colorado A Line, which connects the airport to downtown Denver at Union Station, including six neighborhood stops along the way. Parsons provided program management, design, and construction support services for the DEN Hotel and Transit Center, including the airport’s rail station.
Over the course of the 2 days, an estimated 30,000 people attended grand opening celebrations hosted by DEN—in cooperation with RTD—at the University of Colorado A Line’s DEN Station and the transit center’s open-air plaza, enjoying live music and free train rides.
“It is gratifying to see this long-awaited project open to such public enthusiasm,” said Michael Johnson, Parsons Group President. “Over the past 7 years, Parsons has used its comprehensive airport, construction, and rail transit expertise to bring this impressive Hotel and Transit Center project to life. We are proud to have contributed to the enhancement of the airport’s competitive standing as a leading global airport and helping to position it for continued growth.”Parsons (NYSE: PSN) is a leading provider of technology-driven solutions focused on the defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets. Celebrating 75 years of operations, Parsons provides technical design and engineering services and software products to address our customers' challenges. Parsons has differentiated capabilities in cybersecurity, intelligence, missile defense, space, connected communities, physical infrastructure, and mobility solutions. Parsons' combination of talented professionals and advanced technology enables a safer, smarter, and more interconnected world. For more about Parsons, please visit www.parsons.com, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube.