Montreal-Trudeau Airport

TRANSBORDER JETTIES
Category
Transportation and Industry

International pier, primary inspection and secondary customs

 

Type of project

Expansion and new infrastructures

 

Scope

132,000 m²

 

Construction cost

$740M

 

Mention

Technology Award | ASHRAE

 

Highlights
  • The current and future needs have been met without over-dimensioning the systems following a risk analysis
  • Centralized oil system allows 24 hours of autonomous operation during a power failure
  • Anti-smoke plume systems installed to avoid reduced visibility issues for the control tower
  • Optimization of the configuration to minimize thermal losses
  • Normal operations maintained throughout the work site
  • Chiller arrangement reduces flow rates and piping size required