Meinhardt helps clients to realize their project aspirations through designs that are commercially successful, highly buildable and sustainable.


Virgin Atlantic Hangar

Virgin Hangar

Location:London, Heathrow

Country: United Kingdom

Client:Virgin Atlantic Airways/ BAA (Joint Client)

Architect:Woodhead International, Geoffrey Reid & Associates

Meinhardt was the Principal Design Consultant and Design Leader for this new Line Maintenance Hangar which comprises:–

  • 96 m x 80 m Hangar to suit full aircraft fleet mix (up to B747 – 400 XS)
  • Capability for future expansion to accommodate A380 Aircraft
  • Administration/ Training/ Amenities (3 level annex)
  • Workshop Support Services
  • Technical/ Tool and Materials Storage
  • Aircraft Cleaning/ Waste Treatment
  • Specialist Hangar Services (Around the corner of doors, air, ground power, cranes, nose dock)
Consulting services provided were:
  • Construction Phase Quality Control
  • Design Management
  • Design Services;
    - Engineering (Civil/ Structural/ M&E)
    - Architectural
    - Specialist Equipment
    - Environmental
    - Feasibility Study/ Business Needs Case