AECOM Joint Venture Awarded King Khaled Expansion Project

Technical and management support services provider AECOM Technology Corporation has announced that a joint venture in which it participates has been awarded a five-year, US$72 million contract for the redevelopment and expansion of King Khaled International Airport (KKIA) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
The project aims to increase the airport’s capacity to 30 million passengers a year.  AECOM will provide programme support, as well as project and construction management services, including administration; project planning; design management; construction management; information and data management; public relations and communications; financial management; contract management; operational readiness; and airport transfer coordination services.
AECOM’s Chairman and CEO John M Dionisio commented:  “Participating in this visionary project is a major achievement for AECOM, reflecting the continued advancement of our innovation aviation and construction services in the Middle East.”
The company will provide a new processing facility; new domestic, international and swing-capability concourses; terminal renovations; new aprons; temporary elements to maintain service during construction; and upgrading and expanding the main load centre with the associated utility connections.
The expansion, designed by a consortium led by architectural firm HOK and airport consultant NACO, is part of a wider programme led by Saudi Arabia’s General Authority of Civil Aviation to redevelop KKIA into a modern, commercial airport.
 
(Image:  HOK)

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  1. Have worked in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for the Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu. I will be delighted to work on this program. Please advise.
    Thank you.
    Regards,
    Steve Mukherjee
    1 571 276 6247

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