Miami International Airport North Terminal Federal Inspection Facility

The Federal Inspection Services Facility is a key component of international passenger processing at Miami International Airport’s new North Terminal.  The 400,000sf facility incorporates the latest, high-security technology and infrastructure to support Customs and Border Protection rapidly processing over 27,000 passengers a day. Specialty infrastructure includes heavy duty contraband grinders with acid waste disposal and 2, sound proof kennels with dog baths and specialty waste plumbing. Center for Disease Control technology and circulation design provides for CDC to identify, treat and/or extract infected passengers without impacting FIS operations.

The multi level facility includes a 60,000sf passport control processing hall on level 3, an 80,000sf baggage claim/inspection hall on level 2, and a 10,000sf meter/greeter lobby on level 1. The FIS Facility is capable of processing 4,000 international passengers per hour.


LOCATION                                                                                                                                                                      Miami, Florida

CLIENT                                                                                                                                              Miami-Dade Aviation Department

PROGRAM                                                                                                                                                   Federal Inspection Facility