Manages statewide aeronautics coordination and liaison
activities with federal, state and local governments, consultants, the construction
industry, aviation businesses, other state aviation agencies and other WisDOT offices.
Manages the planning and delivery of internal and external
products and services through three sections within the bureau.
Sets priorities and develops bureau goals in support of the
Monitors and provides consultation and representation for
the department in legislative, congressional, regulatory and other aviation related matters.
Provides all administrative and program support activities
critical to the bureau such as telephone, reception, mail services and communication
Assists in statewide educational seminars.
Coordinates the bureau's work in strategic, business and
annual work plans.
Provides products and services that support airport
development program standards and processes.
Provides technical expertise and support in developing the
Airport Information Management System, the bureau's web page, project management software,
the bureau's computer data bases, software and hardware needs.
Manages the regulatory programs for tall structure permits
and airport site approvals.
Conducts airport facility safety inspections.
Publishes the Wisconsin Airport Directory and the Wisconsin
Facilitates airport grant compliance.
Provides technical expertise to the state's 600 airports and
heliports to help improve operational safety and efficiency. Provides
airport security consultation.
Conducts aviation education and safety seminars for pilots,
airport managers and administrators.
Oversees the Aviation Career Education program.
Manages the state's airport weather system network.
Administers the planning, design and construction of
approximately $100 million a year in airport improvement projects statewide.
include airfield pavements, electronic navigation equipment, heavy equipment such as
trucks and rescue vehicles, terminal buildings, maintenance buildings and specialized
Coordinates all phases of projects from early planning to
Provides all Computer Aid Drafting Design.
Manages the statewide Airport Sealcoat and Crack Fill
Program and the Pavement Marking Program.
Maintains the aviation weather observation systems for the
Administers the airport projects bidding and contract award
Develops and maintains airport construction specifications.
Provides expertise to federal, state and local governments
and airport engineering consultants.
Develops and manages the Airport Pavement Management