Algiers Houari Boumediene International Airport extension project, which will be delivered in early 2019, cost more than DZD80 billion.
Etablissement de Gestion des Services Aeroportuaires d’Alger (EGSA) is undertaking the extension of the Algiers Houari Boumediene International Airport project in Algiers, Algeria.
The project involves the construction of a new airport terminal on a 73ha of land with an annual capacity to handle 10 million passengers, VIP lounges, an air traffic control tower, waiting rooms, administrative buildings, food courts, access roads, parking facilities and extension of the taxiway of the second runway from 1,500m to 1,800m and the installation of security systems, baggage handling systems and related facilities.
In November 2012, the design contract was awarded to Prointec S.A, Llewelyn Davies Yeang and Bureau de Realisation et d’Etudes Architecturales (BREA).
The tender for the main contract was issued in early 2014.
In July 2014, EPC Contract awarded to China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC).
The project is self-financed by the Société de Gestion des Services et Infrastructures Aéroportuaires (SGSIA), a subsidiary of EGSA.