MIAMI The Louis Berger Group, Inc., Global Aviation Division, announced today that the company will be participating as ad-honorem sponsors during the Asociación Latino Americana y Caribeña de Pavimentos Aeroportuarios (ALACPA) IX Annual Conference to be held from September 10 to the 14 in Panama City, Panama. Golda Greenfield and Fernando Ratto, members of LBG’s Global Aviation division, also ALACPA board members, have played an intricate role in the coordination and successful planning of this renowned event. Additionally, LBG’s Senior Airfield Engineer, Robert Soriano, P.E., will be in charge of directing the II Airfield Pavement Training Course at this event.

“The Louis Berger Group, Inc. is proud to be an ad-honorem sponsor for this event. The ALACPA Conference is an essential gateway to industry leaders’ perspectives that bring forth improvement in the relevant safety, performance, and sustainability of the critical airside infrastructure,” said Diego Rincon, A.A.E., LBG’s Vice President, Global Aviation Director.

This annual event, hosted this year by the Tocumen International Airport, is one of the industry’s leading events in the Americas known for the high quality of its presentation, as well as, the active participation of key international organizations such as ICAO and the FAA.  To learn more about this event please visit their website at

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The Louis Berger Group is an internationally recognized consulting firm that provides engineering, architecture, program and construction management, environmental planning and science, and economic development services. We are a devoted and trusted partner to federal, state, and local government agencies; multilateral institutions; and commercial industry. To this diverse client base we bring strategic vision and an entrepreneurial spirit, developing innovative solutions to some of the world’s most challenging problems. With a resource base of more than 6,000 professionals and affiliate employees in more than 50 countries, we are able to respond to local conditions while providing clients with the technical resources and rapid response capabilities of a leading global organization.