Biggin Hill Airport, UK.
REIDsteel have recently completed work on the new Rizon Jet MRO hangar and fixed base operation (FBO) at Biggin Hill Airport, London.
Rizon Jet is a charter operator in the Gulf region, with FBO and maintenance facilities in Europe, focusing on travel for senior executives, highranking government officials and professionals.
The contemporary and stylish aircraft terminal is now the Rizon Jet European Base, and covers a total area of 13,000m2.
Rizon Jet’s stunning new two-level FBO / VIP Terminal has been designed to cater for an international clientele mainly from Europe and the Middle East.
The ground floor level features five open seating areas and the mezzanine floor offers enclosed lounge areas with two private lounges for clients as well as a crew lounge with work stations and a dedicated rest area.
The FBO / VIP Terminal features REIDsteel silicone glazed curtain walling with circular and ‘stadium’ shaped automatic sliding doors.
The Rizon Jet aircraft hangar is equipped with a REIDsteel electrically operated hangar door, providing an entrance 59.6m wide x 10.2m high, as well as four crane beams to support two REIDsteel underslung cranes. The cranes have a span of 36.5m and a down-shop length of 88m, and are controlled by remote control.
All the steelwork, the glazing and curtain walling was designed, made and installed by REIDsteel.