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MRO (Maintenance, repair and overhaul) Hangar - Shannon Airport


Shannon Airport, UPS hangar for Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul. Mega door, Fabric door steel framed hanger metal building. Airplane hangarHangar for Aer Rianta/UPS at Shannon Airport, just after constructionBuilt as a maintenance facility for servicing the UPS fleet, this hangar was designed by REIDsteel to accommodate aircraft up to B747- 400 size. The hangar incorporates vertical lift fabric doors, with the central panel giving a clear height of 21m to accommodate the tail of the aircraft.

This picture is of the back of the hangar. It shows the lean to office/workshop building - Design and Build by REIDsteelIn addition to the hangar we designed and built the two storey office structure providing in excess of 2000m▓ of administration and workshop space. The curtain walling, windows and glazed doors were also made by us as were the access cat ladders and maintenance safety rails.

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plane in hangar
UPS Shannon Airport

Interior of the hangar, showing the construction of the roof and walls


Interior of UPS hangar, showing back wall with internal office/workshops     Inside view of the Shannon hangar showing the large fabric doors.     Internal office/workshops and entrances to the lean-to office/workshop space on the side of the hanger


During construction:

shannon airport MRO hangar erection sequence - first two steel frames are up, the roof bracing can easily be seen, along with the union jack bracing on the back wall     The third steel frame is being erected in this shot, the bracing is clear against the skyline and the steel rails along the walls are clearly visible.     maintenance repair and overhaul hangar at shannon airport, erecting the metal frames.

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