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: Adam Symalla joins the team

Adam Symalla joins the team

The intelligent management of passenger flows is a key consideration for every modern airport. It not only contributes to efficiency and profitability but also to a positive passenger experience. Adam Symalla...

amd sigma news: Getting in shape for Schengen

Getting in shape for Schengen

What will be the impact of Croatia’s upcoming Schengen membership on the terminal infrastructure in Zagreb? amd.sigma will address this key topic within the scope of a masterplan update. So much is...

amd sigma news: The power of BIM in conceptual Airport Planning

The power of BIM in conceptual Airport Planning

BIM is set to transform the planning landscape. With more and more countries committing to the software, BIM will mean new laws and disruptive shifts in the work of planners. We discuss the benefits and...

amd sigma news: The Biggest Challenge for German Airports: Agility!

The Biggest Challenge for German Airports: Agility!

In this article, I describe my views on the current state of German airports. I will show why I think that on-going operational disruptions are part of a larger threat to the future of the airports caused by...

amd sigma news: Terminal Expansion at Nice Airport

Terminal Expansion at Nice Airport

The expansion project in Nice marks the first time that amd.sigma is providing consulting services for an airport project in neighboring France. Aéroport Nice Cote d'Azur is France’s third-largest...

amd sigma news: Terminal Development Concept for Cologne Airport

Terminal Development Concept for Cologne Airport

How do you optimize an existing airport terminal so that you not only strategically direct the flow of the increasing number of passengers that must be accommodated, but, at the same time, improve passenger...