Madinah Airport to turn Eco-friendly

October 16, 2013 / No Comments

The Madinah airport is being converted into Middle East’s first ever eco friendly international airport. Mamdouh Tarabishi, CEO of the newly constructed Prince Mohammed International Airport in Madinah, has revealed the details of the project, saying that 4.5 billion Saudi Riyals will be spent for the expansion project. To be completed in 2015, the design of the airport will be in ...

Shenzhen’s Energy Saving Super Airport

June 20, 2008 / 2 Comments

Shenzhen is located across the river from Hong Kong. The city was mainland China's first economically free zone in what turned out to be a successful experiment. They are now building a new terminal at the Bao'an International Airport. The terminal will have a double skin canopy that will let patterned natural light into the space, thus reducing energy consumption. The ...