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American aircraft manufacturer invests in new hangar

US-based Gulfstream Aerospace has awarded VolkerFitzpatrick a £34M contract to construct a new maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) aircraft hangar at …

Commendation: Brooklands Museum Aircraft Factory and Racetrack Revival

Rather than constructing a new steel structure, this project was all about renovating and relocating an existing historic Grade II listed hangar. Brooklands in …

Green light for huge Gatwick hangar

Aircraft manufacturer Boeing’s proposed plan with Gatwick Airport to build a new 180m-span aircraft hangar has been granted permission to go ahead by Crawley …

Merit: A400M MRO Facility, RAF Brize Norton

The 22,000m², three-bay maintenance hangar at RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire was built to service A400M and C17 military transport aircraft. In addition to …

Steel up for new Lydd coastguard base

The final 38.5m-long steel truss has been lifted into place to form the roof of the new hangar at Lydd Airport’s Search and Rescue (SAR) base. The hangar at …

Steel hangar for RAF Marham’s latest jets

Galliford Try Lagan Construction Joint Venture (GTLC) has been awarded a contract worth £135M to upgrade infrastructure and facilities at RAF Marham near …

Historic hangar takes off, again

Highlighting steelwork’s longevity, a 1930s-built aircraft hangar is being converted into an education and training centre for the aviation industry. Martin …

Coatings restore historic airship hangar

Paint supplied by Hempel has been used for the restoration of a historic hangar once used to house airships at RAF Cardington in Bedfordshire. The structure is …

Contract awarded for RAF’s F-35 facilities

An £82M contract has been signed between BAE Systems and Balfour Beatty to build aircraft engineering facilities at RAF Marham in Norfolk for the UK’s first …

News in Brief April 2016

Billington Holdings has announced pre-tax profits of £3.1M for the period ending 31 December 2015, up by 63.2% on the previous year. Revenue increased by …

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