SUVARNABHUMI AIRPORT EXPANSION PROJECT 3rd RUNWAY DESIGN WORK
LOCATION : Samutprakan, Thailand
CLIENT : Airport of Thailand Public Company Limited (AOT)
PERIOD OF SERVICES: Sep 2017 – May 2018
CONTRACT COST : 8,092,170 Baht
FINANCED BY: N/A
ASSOCIATED FIRMS: N/A
DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT:
The project situates on the grounds of the Suvarnabhumi Airport (SA) in the province of Samut Prakan province, about 30 km east of Bangkok. SA has air traffic 50 flights per hour, such capacity reduction had resulted in severe impacts on airport operations including flight disruptions, increased fuel costs, passenger inconvenience and travel delays, all of which eroded the service image of SA.
Given the need to maintain the runways and their associated facilities in good working order, plus the necessity to cater for ever increasing air traffic volumes, it is imperative that SA expedite the implementation of the planned 4,000 m-long 3rd Runway to help handle anticipated air traffic increase.
The projects cover the following tasks: survey and design of the 3rd runway, parallel taxiway, taxiways, and perimeter taxiways, ground improvement work for the apron of the 2nd midfield satellite (SAT-2 Apron), extension of existing taxiway B, and design of aircraft rescue and firefighting (ARFF) building and associated facilities.
SCOPE OF SERVICES:
Tasks relating to the survey and design of the 3rd Runway consist of the following: