dcsimg Aviation - Ramboll UK Limited


More than ever, the aviation sector is facing increasingly complex challenges with financial constraints, capacity limitations and aging infrastructure. To meet the higher demands for well-functioning airports and adjacent ground infrastructure, airport owners are calling for innovative aviation engineering designs that balance sustainability, efficiency and budgets. 
Pulkovo airport. Credit Pascall + Watson

Clear thinking in aviation

Our extensive aviation experience spans 35 years and has seen us deliver over 200 aviation projects around the world including 60 million square metres of airside and landside development. We advise government bodies and regulators, and work with airport operators, airlines, aircraft manufacturers and service providers, as well as architects and contractors.

From assessments for the new Istanbul Airport, being design consultant for Heathrow T2b and Russia’s new Pulkovo Airport, through to airside development at Bahrain International Airport and maintenance at Copenhagen. We work across varied types of airports in highly varying climates.

Landside and airside aviation services

Ramboll offers whole solutions to the aviation industry, from economic evaluations and master planning to the detailed design of terminals and pavements. Our services cover everything required to plan, design, implement and maintain aviation infrastructure and services.

  • Feasibility studies and masterplanning
  • Environmental due diligence, and air quality and GHG management
  • Aprons, taxiways, runway refurbishments and pavement maintenance
  • New terminals and terminal expansions
  • Highways, light rail, energy and supporting infrastructure

Driving long-term sustainable performance

Aviation is a complex, competitive and heavily regulated industry requiring improved operational performance from reduced operational costs and CAPEX. We bring an astute awareness of airport operators’ needs and will question assumptions and accepted ideas to drive innovation. We approach every project with a commitment to deliver inspiring solutions that deliver sustainable environments, commercial advantage and long-term performance.


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Clear Thinking in Aviation
Aviation capability
Read more about our capabilities and references within airport engineering in our aviation brochure.
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Ramboll. Mike Smith. Image courtesy of Paulina Sobczak Photography
Market Director, Aviation
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