The Riyadh Airports, which is in-charge of managing and operating KKIA
, is also now going ahead with its strategy for the modernization of the airport infrastructure and make expansion through delivery of new services and facilities.
WTP project is set to produce a world class Water Treatment Plant with an operational lifespan of 30 years that supplies potable water in accordance with the highest Saudi and GCC drinking water standards and the requirements laid out by GACA.
In press statements, the KKIA
chief noted that these forecasts were based on plans set for improving the airport's appeal while upgrading its facilities and services.
Deuk Soo Ahn, president, LG Electronics Saudi Arabia, said, "Branding at KKIA
is a major part of our media mix and this activation reflects how seriously we view the Saudi market.
The ceremony was attended by top executives of the General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA), the management of KKIA
and Saudia Catering.
As per statement of Abdullah Al Arishy, general manager of RWPC, KKIA
Project is a landmark project and the confidence shown in the private sector by the government stakeholders in the Kingdom is highly commendable and signals a very positive outlook towards a sustainable future of the country.
It added that Dublin Airport Authority (DAA) has won a tender to manage and run the new Terminal 5 at KKIA
and will also operate the facility for an initial five-year term.
He said the KKIA
management has prepared buses for passengers proceeding to international fights to transfer them from Terminal 5 to international terminals 1 and 2.
, the system deployed includes redundant DAMM TetraFlex High Power Indoor Base Stations and the system provides full coverage for one of the worlds largest airports in the world.
Badr bin Homoud Al-Badr, CEO of Dur Hospitality Company and Yousef Bin Ibrahim Al-Abdan, director of KKIA
KAIA led the way with 36,221 inquiries its toll free number received through H1, 2016, followed by KFIA with 1175 calls, KKIA
178 calls, the Executive Office 18,669 calls, consumer protection 1,420 calls, safety and air transport 456 calls, and GACA office 573 calls.
GACA president Sulaiman Al Hamdan said, This is the first project of its kind for GACA and we are very excited to be working with daa International who submitted a very attractive and competitive bid for managing and operating this brand new terminal at KKIA