Virgin Galactic Gateway to Space Facility

After working with the NMSA at Spaceport America, PCM was hired by Virgin Galactic as an Owner’s Representative to oversee all facets of the $225 million spaceport, ensure Virgin Galactic’s needs are met and oversee the construction of the company’s Gateway to Space Facility tenant improvement.

PCM is currently the single point of contact for the design development task of the Gateway to Space Facility and works directly with Virgin Galactic and Fosters and Partners, located in London, England and URS located in Albuquerque. PCM is also currently working with Virgin Galactic on the company’s tenant improvement of the Gateway to Space Facility at Spaceport America.

Key Project Responsibilities
Served as the Development Task Manager and Design Reviewer of the Terminal Hangar Facility (THF)
Performed critical path and milestone completion scheduling
Performed third-party contract reviews and negotiations
Reviewed all infrastructure design packages prepared by DMJM Aviation
Infrastructure packages included: electrical power distribution, water distribution, waste water treatment plant, life safety/data communications, internal roadways, airfield runways, airfield rescue and fire fighting building
Coordinated communication from the NMSA to the Design teams
Served as the Construction Contract Consultant/Advisor
Performed LEED coordination and clean energy grant consultation