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Renovations of BWI airport require 'unexpected' asbestos abatement
Renovations of BWI airport require 'unexpected' asbestos abatement

Ongoing renovations to better connect BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport's concourses have uncovered asbestos and mold, and airport officials expect more could be found in the future. The discovery of the materials has not presented a danger to fliers or workers or slowed down the work, said Jonathan Dean, an airport spokesman. But it has increased the price tag. On Wednesday, the state's Board of Public Works will consider adding $100,000 to an existing $180,000 contract to cover the abatement costs of "unexpected" asbestos and mold found during work on the Maryland Aviation Administration's new, $113 million B and C concourse connector. That connector was...

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