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Airport construction - Articles and news items

Construction & Design supplement 2016

Issue 5 2016, Supplements, Z homepage promo  •  20 September 2016  •  International Airport Review

In this Construction & Design supplement: Creating the ‘Smart Airport’ of the future; Transforming Aberdeen; LAX: A modern airport for the modern traveller...

Istanbul New Airport shortlisted for architectural award

Airport news  •  26 August 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer

Istanbul New Airport has reached the finals of this year’s World Architectural Festival (WAF) awards in Berlin, under the “Future Projects – Infrastructure” category.

Gatwick Airport selects 17 contractors for next stage of £2.5bn transformation

Airport news  •  28 July 2016  •  Gatwick Airport

In a further sign of confidence in Gatwick’s future growth, the airport has selected 17 construction and engineering companies to carry out the next stage of the airport’s £2.5bn transformation programme...

$12 million South Terminal renovation underway at Austin-Bergstrom Airport

Airport news  •  28 July 2016  •  International Airport Review

The $12 million renovation which will overhaul the 9,144 m2 South Terminal building at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport has begun, with completion expected in early 2017...

Growth amid headwinds: Basel Aero

Airport Extra  •  20 July 2016  •  Leonid Sergeyev, CEO, Basel Aero

Despite a deepening economic downturn in Russia, airports Krasnodar, Sochi, Anapa and Gelendzhik have seen a significant growth in passenger numbers. Leonid Sergeyev, CEO of Basel Aero, explains why the company benefits from economic crisis...

Istanbul New Airport: A hub for the 21st century

Issue 3 2016  •  24 May 2016  •  Nihat Özdemir, Board Member of İGA Havalimanı İşletmesi A.Ş.

What was once just disturbed by substantial mining activities is now by far the biggest building site in Turkey. More than 13,000 people are currently working on the construction site in the district of Arnavutköy on the Black Sea coast, just 40km away from the centre of Istanbul on the European side of the city. They are striving to finish a project that will shape Turkey’s future for the better: the Istanbul New Airport. Nihat Özdemir, Board Member of İGA Havalimanı İşletmesi A.Ş., provides an overview of this significant project...

Munich Airport Satellite Terminal opens

Airport news  •  22 April 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, International Airport Review

On 26 April 2016, Munich Airport Satellite Terminal will open to the public providing 27 new gate positions with direct boarding and a wide range of shopping and dining options.

Middle East ‘mega airport’ project to showcase at Airport Show

Airport news  •  12 April 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, International Airport Review

The Al Maktoum International Airport construction project will be highlighted at this year’s Airport Show following a signed agreement for the first phase of a project which will see annual capacity rise to 26.5 million by 2025.

Investment remains strong in global airport construction and expansion

Airport news, Z homepage promo  •  12 April 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, International Airport Review

A new report suggests investment activity in airport construction and expansion remains high in fast-growing regions of Asia-Pacific and the Middle East and Africa despite general sluggishness in the global economy.

Video update: Lyon Airports Terminal 1 extension

Airport news  •  29 March 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, International Airport Review

As construction activity reaches its peak, Lyon Airports issues a video displaying the travel experiences which the new Terminal 1 will offer and a timelapse video of the build.

Istanbul New Airport: construction advances on Europe’s largest transfer hub

Airport Extra, Airport news  •  25 February 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, International Airport Review

With Istanbul New Airport due to open in 2018, construction on the €10.3 billion project continues on what will be one of the largest airports in the world and the biggest transfer hubs in Europe.

New tender frameworks announced for Gatwick transformation programme

Airport news  •  19 February 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, International Airport Review

Gatwick Airport has announced three new tender frameworks as part of the airport’s transformation programme in preparation for the government decision on airport expansion.

Helsinki Airport receives €230m loan for expansion project

Airport news  •  4 February 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, International Airport Review

The European Investment Bank (IEB) has provided Finavia Corporation, the Finnish airport operator, with a €230 million loan for the expansion of Helsinki Airport.

Toulouse Blagnac Airport awards contract for terminal redesign

Airport news  •  20 January 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, International Airport Review

Toulouse Blagnac Airport has awarded the contract to redesign the airport’s terminal to airport design consultancy The Design Solution.

Tulip shaped air traffic control tower to become landmark of Istanbul New Airport

Airport news  •  12 January 2016  •  Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, International Airport Review

Operating consortium IGA has selected AECOM and Pininfarina’s design for an air traffic control tower in the shape of a giant tulip for Istanbul New Airport. A spectacular tower in the shape of a giant tulip will become an iconic symbol of the new airport in Istanbul. As part of an international competition to build […]

 

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