BBTCA Ground Run-up Facility

Toronto City Center Quieter Thanks to New GRE

Detalles del Proyecto

Ubicación: Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport
Toronto, Canada
Proyecto: BBTCA Airfield Rehabilitation Program, GRE
Contratista: Pave-Al Limited
Dueño: PortsToronto
  • Cold-weather anchor installation
  • Tight conformance to applicable regulations
  • Challenging aerodynamics

When PortsToronto required a solution to reduce the acoustic impact of ground run-ups, they turned to BDI. This facility allows Q400 aircraft to self-maneuver into position by performing a minimum-radius turn inside the facility. Once in position, the 14-meter tall acoustic walls effectively block the transmission of run-up noise from disrupting the nearby downtown Toronto community. BDI’s Verti-vent design with Stabile-Flow technology allow usability in virtually all wind conditions.

Article_0009_Billy Bishop, Oct 2017

Read more about the Billy Bishop project in the feature done by Airports International.

Article_0011_Billy Bishop Jul 2017

Read more about the Toronto project in the feature done by Airport Improvement.

Request Information

Solicite Información

Para recibir información específica de como BDI podría cumplir con los requisitos de su próximo proyecto, favor de