Oriental Yuhong provides waterproofing for new Beijing airport

Oriental Yuhong Waterproof Technology Co., Ltd. has announced it provided waterproofing systems services and materials for Beijing´s new international air transport hub, the company said.

The company was involved in the project since the beginning, providing a scope of services that includes the Terminal Area´s “five fingers gallery,” service building, parking building and the flight zones.

Oriental said the products of the company are used in many sensitive sections of the new airport project, of which the TPO waterproof membrane is the most used. TPO waterproof membrane joints are welded using hot wind, and the joints have high peeling strength.

The airport will have a total area of 41,000 mu (equivalent to 63 Tiananmen Squares) and a total investment of about 11.67 billion USD, four runways, a tarmac with 150 passenger aircraft parking bays and a 700,000-square-meter terminal area. After completion, it will accommodate 72 million passengers per year and is designed for further expansion to accommodate 100 million passengers. It will be the world´s largest airport and the single largest airport terminal.