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: Increasing Efficiency Through a Strategic Approach

Increasing Efficiency Through a Strategic Approach

This article reflects the question of how the need for long-term efficiency improvement at airports can be met through an adapted masterplanning process. It particularly focuses on the early phase of capacity...

amd sigma news: Greater complexity needs holistic planning

Greater complexity needs holistic planning

It’s time to wave a final goodbye to the air travel industry’s traditional engineering-driven, linear approach to airport masterplanning. In a time of profound change and disruptions with many...

amd sigma news: BER Masterplan 2040

BER Masterplan 2040

Too small from the start? We show that Berlin Brandenburg Airport will certainly be up to the demands on it. With the Masterplan 2040, we presented a roadmap for the long-term expansion of BER, ensuring the...

amd sigma news: Impetus for Fraport Brazil

Impetus for Fraport Brazil

Commissioned by Fraport Brazil, we produced a concept planning for the Brazilian airports Fortaleza and Porto Alegre. Thanks to Fraport’s takeover, the two airports are being modernised and expanded. Our...

amd sigma news: Cooperation Munich Airport International

Cooperation Munich Airport International

Our longstanding client München Airport has restructured its international activities by founding a subsidiary. As of mid-2017, worldwide consulting tasks are carried out by Munich Airport International...

amd sigma news: Real estate specialist on board

Real estate specialist on board

The real estate sector will become an increasingly important factor for airports’ overall profitability in future. So we’re pleased to have an expert in the field on board, since the summer of 2016:...