Project info
  • Project : istanbul grand airport

  • client : IGA

  • Architect : gmw arch.

  • consultant : fonksiyon arch.

  • contractor : iga

  • location : istanbul / turkey

  • building type : airport

  • completion : 2018

Istanbul Grand Airport is the biggest airport in Europe covering 76.5 square kilometres of land. The contract includes;
Terminal Building: 244.000 m2
Pier Blocks: 136.000 m2
Fixed Linked Bridges: 27.000 m2
407.000 m2 standing seam production in total.

Trapezoidal sheets having 145 mm rib depths specifically designed for this project to achieve 46.3 DB maximum acoustic insulation at roof level. The U-value of this combination is 0,30W/m2K. In addition to using 41 meter long panels to ensure waterproofing, fiberglass reinforced holders specifically manufactured for this project used to avoid thermal bridging.

Schüco System opted as framing members of skylights. All performance tests have been carried out both on site and FTI Laboratories. All roof and skylight works of the World’s greatest airport having been erected in a lump carried out by Aden Metal.

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