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Gateway 2030 update

Enabling Works Utility Building

On Thursday April 25th, 2019, a large amount of concrete was poured to build the foundation for the new Utility Building site as part of the Gateway 2030 project. The new Utility Building site is due for completion on November 15th, 2019.

The Utility Building works involves the construction of a new Utility Building Facility for all mechanical, electrical and special airport systems. This includes chillers, cooling towers, power distribution, back-up power generations, potable and fire water systems, access control and constant current regulators for the airfield ground lighting. Furthermore, a new guard house will be constructed as part of the relocation of the main gate for the airside access and the construction of a new electrical substation for ELMAR.