Construction period: 09.2012-04.2015
Total area: 69 570 square metres
General contractor: consortium of HOCHTIEF Polska Branch in Warsaw and HOCHTIEF Solutions AG
Investor: PP Porty Lotnicze, Polish state-owned airport operator

Description: The scope of the contract covered reconstruction and modernization of Terminal 1 (currently called Terminal A) at Chopin Airport in Warsaw. As part of the investment, a facility of 60,000 sq. m. has been erected, which is equipped with: 48 check-in desks, nine additional security check points, two Executive Lounges, as well as multiply shops, services facilities and a food court. The new terminal has a baggage handling system (BHS), a viewing balcony for the disabled and a 60-meter-long tunnel connecting the terminal to the Fast City Rail (SKM) station. Moreover on the terminal roof, photovoltaic cells with the total area of 7,000 sq. m. have been installed. The object, built by the consortium of HOCHTIEF Polska and HOCHTIEF Solutions AG, is a whole in terms of architectural, technical and functional scopes. The new terminal is integrated with terminal T2.

The facility has been built in the place of a passenger terminal, built by HOCHTIEF within 1990-1992. It was the first order implemented by HOCHTIEF in Poland. In the summer of 2011, the subsidiaries of HOCHTIEF completed the expansion of Chopin Airport in Warsaw, which included the construction of the central pier and finalizing the construction of the south pier of the Terminal.

- In 2015 the project won the “Construction of the Year” title in the municipal and transport buildings category, in contest organized by the Polish Association of Construction Engineers and Technicians (PZiTB).