Transport infrastructure / airports

Airports of Rhodes, Kos, Santorini, Mykonos, Samos, Mytilene and Skiathos, Greece


Rehabilitation, modernization, and expansion for the airports on the islands of Rhodes, Kos, Santorini, Mykonos, Samos, Mytilene and Skiathos, in the Aegean Sea

Location: Greece
Client: Fraport Regional Airports of Greece
Date: 2016-2017
Construction costs: approx. € 350 million
Technical Details

Fraport Regional Airports of Greece was established for the 40-year concession for the upgrade, maintenance, management and operation of 14 regional airports in Greece. The concession entails designing, developing, engineering, procuring, constructing, commissioning, maintaining, operating, managing, owning and financing the airports over the 40 years. As a first step, the concessionaire is required to undertake certain Imminent Refurbishment and Expansion Works under ongoing operation. The aforementioned works refer to the following four parts of the airports:

Passenger terminal buildings

Airside – infrastructure, related to the operation of aircrafts, including runways, taxiways and aprons

Landside – roads and parking areas in the airports plot

Sitewide and ancillary buildings – all other buildings, installations and infrastructure within airport boundaries (fire stations, gatehouses, substations etc.)

OBERMEYER’s assignment embraces the provision of engineering services for all the above and in all project phases until a Works Contract for the said works is in place for the airports on the islands of Rhodes, Kos, Santorini, Mykonos, Samos, Skiathos and Mytilene at the Aegean Sea:

Terminal buildings: refurbishment and reconfiguration of existing buildings, total GFA approx. 85,000 m² and new buildings / expansions, total GFA 45,000 m²

Rescue & Firefighting (RFF) buildings: new at all airports, GFA 1,140 – 1,430 sq.m. per airport

Apron / airside pavement extensions of a total 17,000 m²

Runway repairs 4,500 m²

Landside reconfiguration (road access and parking for passenger/rental/employee cars, taxis and buses) at all airports

Wastewater treatment plants: 2 new plants and refurbishment of one existing

Services Provided

The scope of services includes three main stages: evaluation of existing facilities at all 7 airports, design of rehabilitation, modernization, expansion, and new construction for the entire airport facilities and elaboration of the tender documents for the implementation of the designs.


Basic Evaluation:

  • evaluation of existing facilities
  • surveys (geodetic, traffic, hazardous materials)
  • geotechnical investigations
  • environmental due diligence

Tender Design:

  • architectural
  • fire and life safety
  • geotechnical
  • civil/structural
  • civil/drainage
  • civil/transportation (landside: road access and parking / airside: apron, taxiways, runway)
  • mechanical
  • electrical (buildings, special systems)
  • environmental
  • time scheduling and works phasing
  • sustainability / energy / life cycle cost analysis for MEP systems

Tender Documents

  • quantity surveying and costing
  • procurement acc. to MasterSpec format / CSI

Value Engineering

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