Japan Airport Consultants - Long Thanh International Airport

Turner & Townsend was engaged by Japan Airport Consultants (JAC) to form part of the consortium to provide high-level airport benchmarking data as part of the FS in conjunction with JAC (lead consultant) and adpi from France who were tasked with providing a Master Plan for “LTIA”. The FS was funded by Japanese Overseas Development Aid “JICA” and encompassed a a Master Plan for a new modern airport with two phases for 20 mmp and 50 mmp by 2020 and 2045 respectively.

Turner & Townsend’s contribution

Turner & Townsend Airport Group based in the UK in conjunction with the Vietnam based team provided bench-marking data for the passenger terminal building, airfield facilities comprising runways and taxi-ways, air-craft landing equipment VOR/DME, fuel distribution, cargo terminal and maintenance facilities and other associated buildings such as catering, health, quarantine, security, operations and fire-fighting. Bench-marking data was provided in the form of unit rates and allowances from airports around the world of a similar scale and nature interpolated for Vietnam.

Making the difference

Turner & Townsend were able to draw on our specialist Airport unit’s international experience from similar international airports but also using the local cost support team providing local cost-data with appropriate pro-rata adjustments for local application. Turner & Townsend also assisted in allocation of the cost plan into various finance packages as advised by the client comprising PPP, ODA, and Vietnam Government finance.

Long Thanh International Airport – feasibility study

USD 5.0 billion


Jan 2012 – Jul 2018

Contact us

For further information contact:

April Lim
+65 6846 3790
e: April.Lim@turntown.com