Wednesday, May 03, 2017

GMR in race for Davao Airport

Hyderabad: GMR Infrastructure and Megawide Consortium is in the race for the Davao Airport project worth $810 million in Philippines.
The project includes development, operations and maintenance of the existing Davao Airport facilities. It also includes expansion/construction of new passenger terminals and enhancement/development, operations and maintenance of landside facilities (new and existing terminals) and airside facilities (including apron, runway and taxiway) to meet the enhanced scale of operations at the airport.
Commenting on the development, GMR Spokesperson said, "The Government of Philippines has initiated a formal process for privatisation of 5 regional airports including Davao airport. GMR along with our local partner Megawide Construction are already operating Mactan Cebu Airport in the Philippines and are considering to participate in the upcoming bids".
Davao Airport, also known as the Francisco Bangoy International Airport, is the third busiest airport in the Philippines. It is located in Catitipan, Barangay Buhangin, Davao City (Region XI) in Mindanao.
04/05/17 Times of India