PRESS RELEASE 10 Apr 2018
Pöyry awarded engineering services assignment for the expansion of Salgado Filho Airport, in Porto Alegre, Brazil
The HTBM consortium, comprising of contractors HTB, Tedesco and Barbosa Mello, has awarded Pöyry with the detail engineering and field engineering services assignment for the expansion project of the Salgado Filho Airport, in Porto Alegre (RS), Brazil, under the concession of German Fraport Brasil - Porto Alegre.
The scope of the contract includes the detail engineering and field engineering services for the expansion of the passenger terminal, the construction of a garage building, and an electric power distribution substation as well as for the expansion of the airstrip and taxiway.
Pöyry will also be responsible for the development of multiple elements required for the execution of the project including architecture, civil engineering, utilities, HVAC, fire safety, landscaping, furniture, and visual identity, among others.
"This assignment reinforces Pöyry's leading position in the execution of the most diverse infrastructure projects, leveraged by the company's experience in relevant projects in different parts of the world," said Fábio Bellotti da Fonseca, President of Pöyry in Brazil.
The value of the order is not disclosed. The order will be recognised within the Industry Business Group order stock in H1/2018.
For further information:
GPCom Comunicação Corporativa
Tel.: (11) 3129-5158
Did you know? Poyry has participated in more than 30 infrastructure projects in Brazil in the last 2 years, including airports, ports and maritime and fluvial terminals?
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