A380 Static Test Facility in Frankfurt am Main

Static test facility for all common aircraft types

Project
Static test facility for all common aircraft types, including the B747 and the A380 at Frankfurt Airport.

Owner
Fraport AG
60547 Frankfurt/M., Germany

Project description

Pile-based steel supporting structure in a truss design with a trapezoidal sheet metal wall formation and soundproofing panels in the upper third

Technical specifications

Weight approx. 500 tons
Floor space approx. 3,500 m²
Length of east wall 95 m
Length of west wall 110 m
Overall height 30 m
Wall areas totaling approx. 7,150 m²

Function

Jet stream deflection with a sound absorption zone

Service

Complete project planning, delivery and installation of the foundation, steel construction and sound insulation trades

Construction period

Construction period 2011