Strategic Planning for Successful Airport Infrastructure

Airports are fascinating, dynamic and very complex. We believe that clearly structured and flexible development planning is the key to successful long-term airport infrastructure. Keeping future requirements in mind, we help our clients find strategic long-term solutions for the development of their airports.

Airports are like small cities: they need to be able to develop efficiently, respond to change and expand. And, as with cities, a variety of user groups with differing requirements place different demands on the infrastructure. So, in the development of airports and airport buildings, it’s not just technology and architecture that count. In addition there are always organisational, economic, social and political dimensions to consider. A strategic development plan needs to take all of these into account and find a balance that is tailor-made to the airport in question.


amd.sigma specialises in this area and has extensive experience of all aspects of airport development. We guide strategic development and design infrastructure that is inherently adaptable to change. Our team of expert consultants advise on privatisation projects, prepare the relevant proposals and provide recommendations regarding both internal and external communication.

We are thorough, pragmatic, down-to-earth and, at the same time, deeply passionate about what we do. We combine our team’s long-standing experience in the sector and our passion for strategic thinking to support our clients in dealing effectively with the complexity of their projects.


amd sigma news: Smart digital strategy in airport planning

Smart digital strategy in airport planning

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amd sigma news: New location, stronger collaboration

New location, stronger collaboration

The airport industry is dynamic – and so are we. That’s why we kicked off the new year with a location change inside the German capital. The entire amd.sigma team is now based at Bismarckstr. 68, in...

amd sigma news: Expansion efforts in full swing at BER

Expansion efforts in full swing at BER

Masterplan 2040 was drafted for Berlin’s future airport (BER) in 2017. Ever since then, amd.sigma has provided on-going support for Germany’s largest airport project. Working off of the urban...

amd sigma news: Interview with Dr. Lutz Weisser

Interview with Dr. Lutz Weisser

Early examples of airport privatisation date back to the 1980s. Are we currently seeing a new trend toward privatisation? There is nothing really new about the privatisation of public infrastructure. Motorways...

amd sigma news: Master Plan Terminal 1 Munich Airport

Master Plan Terminal 1 Munich Airport

With more than 46 million passengers each year, Munich airport numbers among the most highly frequented European aviation hubs – and the most popular. Munich is the only airport in Europe to have received...

amd sigma news: Masterplan 2035 for Linz airport

Masterplan 2035 for Linz airport

What would be the smartest way to manage growing cargo requirements? amd.sigma tackled this question for Linz International Airport in Austria. In 2018, amd.sigma joined forces with Austrian partner ATP...