Monarch Hangar - Birmingham International Airport
Enormous hangar to house one of the world's biggest planes
Barrie Beard Ltd have completed the electrical installation at the new Monarch Hangar at Birmingham International Airport.
The enormity of the hangar is such that it can fit 4 full-size football pitches or 450 double-decker buses inside. It is the only hangar in the country to have space for maintenance of one of the world’s biggest planes, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner.
Barrie Beard Ltd’s scope of work included
Supplies to specialist equipment
Lighting design and installation
Small power installation
Fire alarm system
Door access system
Complete data cabling installation
Voice and data
Public address system
External building lighting
CLIENT: Monarch Aircraft Engineering
CONTRACTOR: John Sisk and Son
ARCHITECT: D5 Architects
COMPLETED: October 2013
DURATION: 5 Months
New hangar for one of the world's largest planes
“I would like to take this opportunity to write to you on behalf of Monarch Aircraft Engineering Ltd to pass on our thanks for the works completed by Barrie Beard Ltd during the construction of our new hangar facilities at Birmingham Airport.
The finished product is a credit to your company and was made possible by the meticulous approach taken by the on-site team, supported valiantly by your office staff.
During the build we faced many hurdles, all of which were addressed and resolved in a timely manner as not to impact on the overall quality of the building or the project schedule.
Since the completion of the building, you have continued to support our operations, often at short notice demonstrating true commitment to customer service.”
Programme Manager, Monarch Aircraft Engineering
“I would like to personally thank Barrie Beard Ltd for their contribution and in particular for the successful completion of the project, which the client team are delighted with. Your flexibility and willingness to help has been invaluable and noted specifically by the client.”
Marc Moran BSc (Hons) MCIOB MIEI
John Sisk & Son Ltd
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