Works in Tocumen to Start by the end of August

Once environmental studies are presented to the Tocumen Board of Directors, construction will start.

Friday, August 14, 2009

Rafael Flores, general manager of Tocumen, reported that Colombian consortium Aerotocumen would receive the order for starting the project by the end of August.

"The consortium will have 15 months to deliver the project, which includes the construction of a new dock with 12 access bridges, redesign of the main facade of the current terminal, an administrative building and a presidential hall, among other projects", reported

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Works Finished on Panamanian Airport’s North Terminal

January 2012

With an investment of $100 million, the construction company will deliver the work between 15th and 20th January.

Juan Carlos Pino, manager of Tocumen SA, told media that the new areas will be used immediately.

"Pino explained that operations will be carried out in only two of the 12 new boarding gates and part of the operational area, where is baggage moved and aircraft re-fuelled and re-stocked with food supplies.

Expansion of Tocumen Airport Begins

October 2009

On Monday 12, the administration of Tocumen S.A. will order the start of the expansion project at the airport.

The project, which includes erecting the northern terminal, was awarded to Colombian consortium Aerotocumen, which comprises builders Conconcreto and Odinsa Group.

Tocumen Airport Expansion 18% Ready

May 2010

The project to expand the main airport of Panama is 18% ready; it is scheduled to be ready on the second half of 2010.

When the works are finished, Tocumen International Airport will be capable of attending 10 million passengers a year, a 100% increase over its current transit of 4.7 million passengers.

Tocumen Airport Continues to Grow

March 2012

Once the North Terminal starts operations, the new Central and South Terminals will be built, containing hotels and hospitals for about $350 million.

The construction of new Central and South terminals aims to provide more space for passenger boarding.

"The new $350 million project involves commercial, hospital and tourism infrastructure, expected to be completed by 2014", reported

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