Contour Construction
Aircraft Bowser – Bund Wall Containment


Project Description

The project involved setting out and construction of concrete bund walls to form a designated bowser parking area for British Airways at their Maintenance base at Hatton Cross.

Construction design required the use of many proprietary materials previously unused on Airport, all of which were required to ensure effective containment of pollutants taken from British Airway Aircraft pending safe disposal off site.

Scope also involved modification to local drainage to ensure robust containment of fuel spillages together with construction of a ramp designed to control site access to a limited number of authorised vehicle types.

Project Details
Date: July through to August 2014
Client: British Airways