Airports

Demolition Commences on Gatwick’s Pier 1

June 3, 2013 0

London Gatwick commenced demolition of its second oldest pier, Pier 1, on Friday (May 31), as part of its £1.2 billion (US$1.8bn) transformation. In partnership with Vinci Construction UK, the new design aims to deliver […]

Airports

Gatwick Airport Awards Largest Construction Contract

November 12, 2012 0

Gatwick Airport, UK, has awarded a contract to VINCI Construction to transform Pier 1 in its South Terminal.  Costing £183.9 million (US$292.4m), the project is Gatwick’s largest capital investment since the change of ownership almost […]

Airports

Fraport Complete Test Phase for New Pier A-Plus

October 10, 2012 0

Fraport has announced that during the course of eight days in September, 2,000 test passengers put Frankfurt Airport’s new Pier A-Plus at Terminal 1 through its paces. “With the help of these test passengers, during […]

Airports

Vienna’s Skylink Open for Business

June 18, 2012 0

It opened years behind schedule and way over its original budget target but now it is operational, Vienna’s Skylink terminal extension will undoubtedly serve the Austrian capital well.  Tom Allett reports. Vienna’s Skylink terminal extension […]