Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi Structural services
for a two level terminal with a built up area of 64000 sqm and a capacity
to handle three and a half million passengers per annum. The building
has 16m to 26m spans which have been created with reinforced concrete
box girders. An integral flyover takes departing passengers to second
floor level. There are eight aero bridges attached to the terminal.
of Domestic Terminal Hyderabad Airport
and Engineering Services for the design and construction of the new
international wing and remodeling and expansion of existing terminal
buildings at Hyderabad airport. The total built up area is 21000 Sqm
and cost of project is approx. Rs. 40 crores. CPWD provided construction
management services. The buildings were completed in 1998. Airport
has been designed to meet domestic and international traffic growth
requirement’s up to the year 2020 AD. The ultimate passenger handling
capacity is 3000 domestic (arrival and departure) and 600 International.
Facilities provided include four aerobridges, escalators, flyover
to first floor for departing passengers, spacious departure and arrival
concourses, adequate airline backup offices, numerous check in counters
and security booths, viewers gallery, well furnished arrival and departure
lounges, a restaurant & spacious Car Park.
Project Report for New Airport at Khurik in Spiti Valley, Himachal
site is located at an altitude of about 3661 m.. The site is surrounded
by high mountain ranges on all sides and is located at a distance
of 434 km by road from Shimla and 242 km from Manali.
A runway strip of 2200m x 150m was considered adequate because of
the high altitude and very high summer temperatures. The estimated
works cost is Rs. 51.78 crores.
The high altitude and high temperature conditions imposed a load penalty
on the suitable aircraft available for the operations
in this type of terrain.This permitted only a minimal pay load. Hence,
construction of an airport does not become commercially viable at
this location. The Project Report is under consideration by the Himachal