Studdiford Technical Solutions, LLC
Larry Studdiford, President and founder, has a 22-year aviation career that includes design, project and program management of complex BHS and Checked Baggage Inspection Systems (CBIS) comprising technology integration, configuration management, specification development, and commissioning.
For the past 16 years, this expertise has aided in ensuring the security of infrastructure at airports nationwide. He has an extensive functional knowledge of the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and its policies and procedures, having worked alongside the agency since its inauguration. He was one of the original participants of the TSA Baggage Screening Investment Study (BSIS), and contributed to multiple versions of the TSA’s Planning Guidelines and Design Standards (PGDS).  He is currently as a charter member of the PGDS Industry Working Group (IWG).
Presentations and Publications

Risk-Based Screening Applications in Checked Baggage Inspection Systems
Passenger Terminal Expo
Paris, France; March 2015  

Baggage Handling System Design Challenges for Technology & Processes
ACC/AAAE Planning, Design & Construction Symposium
Denver, Colorado; February 2015


TSA & International Standards Harmonization:
How do we get there?
Passenger Terminal Expo
Barcelona, Spain; March 2014

Closing out the project:
It’s Not Just About the Financials
ACC/AAAE Planning, Design & Construction Symposium 
Denver, Colorado; February 2014

Planning Guidelines and Design Standards: A Joint Effort to Improve Checked Baggage Systems
Airport Consulting Magazine
Fall/Winter 2013 Issue


The Importance of Thorough Baggage Handling System Commissioning
Passenger Terminal Expo
Paris, France; February 2003

Professional Memberships

Airport Consultants Council (ACC)

National Safe Skies Alliance

Board of Directors 2014-2018
Security Committee Chairman 2012 –2014

Program For Applied Research in Airport Security (PARAS) Oversight Committee Member

American Asociation of Airport Executives (AAAE)

Airports Council International (ACI)

Public Safety & Security Committee Member

Transportation Security Services Committee Member

Project Management Institute (PMI)


American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

Certified Professional Member

Professional Member