Background informationProject Created: March 1, 2010
Sondika Airport Bilbao Expansion
Year in Operation:
Transportation Terminal, Airport
New Airport Terminal and expansion at Bilbao city airport, in northern Spain. Terminal designed by Santiago Calatrava with an annual capacity of 3 million passengers. Project also included expansion of the airfield, new control tower, and improvements to the airport's control facilities.
Delivery Method as described in the country where it's located:
Design Bid Build
Is the project still active:
Bilbao airport is a public airport, owned and operated by the government.
Spain, Kingdom of
Souces of Project Support (Non-monetary)
Access to Land: Government already controlled the land, at the pre-existing airport site.
Souces of Project Support (Monetary)
From Public (Government) Sources to Producers: Funded by local government.
Project Delivery & Finance Method
All Public Finance. Public Sponsor contracts for initial design, and separately contracts for initial construction. Public Owner operates and maintains the resulting facility.
Construction Manager At Risk Variants: Public Sponsor contracts with Construction Contractor after Design is Complete.