AECOM Technology Corporation has been awarded the $85 million construction management contract for the new Midfield Terminal Complex at Abu Dhabi International Airport, UAE, operated by Abu Dhabi Airports Company.
The five-year contract, which commences immediately, will be carried out with Hill International as the prime sub-consultant.
AECOM will take responsibility for many aspects of the construction of the 7.5 million square foot (696,772.8m2) terminal building, due to open in 2017, as well as the required associated airside and landside infrastructure.
Passenger facilities are expected to include more than 296,000sq ft (27,499m2) of lounges, a transit hotel and a heritage and culture museum. The Midfield Terminal Complex is planned to handle more than 30 million passengers and will have sufficient piers to accommodate 65 aircraft, including the Airbus A380. (Image: ADAC)