Dubai World Airport

PROJECT SUMMARY

ACG’s Technical director was engaged by Dubai World Airports to undertake a training session on the emerging constraints of new generation aircraft on aircraft pavements. The training session covered pavement design and maintenance requirements.

Project Capital Cost: Advisory role

ROLE

Airport pavement trainer

PROJECT CHALLENGES AND OUTCOMES

The client organisation was seeking to understand the issues at their airport as well as at other leading international airports to asses worlds best practices. The issues assessed were;

  • Innovation in Aircraft Pavement Engineering
  • New generation high tyre pressures
  • Identification of structural failures
  • Identification of Environmental failures
  • Planning for pavement maintenance
  • Pavement repair methodologies
  • Expedient pavement repairs

At the end of the training seminar, a site evaluation of Dubai World Airport was undertaken and practical examples of the course content was discussed with reference to the condition of DXB airport.

May 2017

Airport pavement trainer

References

Ion Mathew
Project Manager –Dubai Airports
E: Ion.Mathew@dubaiairports.ae

May 2017

Airport pavement trainer

References

Ion Mathew
Project Manager –Dubai Airports
E: Ion.Mathew@dubaiairports.ae