MENA Aerospace Enterprises chooses Megadoor for Bahrain International Airport
Megadoor has recently secured an order from MENA Aerospace Enterprises for installation of two hangar doors for the new general aviation and hangar complex at Bahrain International Airport (BIA).
The new complex will feature 6,400sqm of buildings sitting on a plot of 25,000sqm at the north-west end of the airport. The complex will provide comprehensive maintenance and support service to private and corporate aircraft.
The Megadoor system consists of vertical lifting fabric doors with a total clearance dimension of 45 m in width x 15.5 m in height. Megadoor also provides project and design support to the contractor, Hafeera Contracting, and is responsible for installation and commissioning. The new complex is scheduled to be operational in March 2012.
Several major benefits
When completed, the Megadoor installation will offer a number of major benefits, including:• The ability to open the two hangars fully at the same time.
• Full access across the hangar width, for maximum utilization of hangar capacity.
• No floor tracks and practically no door footprint.
• Fast, reliable performance and easy operation.
• Long lifetime, low operating cost.
• Excellent air tightness and wind resistance.
• Minimal maintenance need. Easy to repair.
Megadoor is a world-leading ASSA ABLOY brand focusing on large industrial door solutions for exceptional access needs, within industries such as aviation, shipyard, mining, waste and recyling. Megadoor is present in more than 30 countries and represented in many more via distributors. Megadoor is a part of ASSA ABLOY Entrance Systems.