Consortium of Small- and Medium-Sized Businesses to Build Airport Railway Station22.11.2006
In the next few months, the Berlin Airports will press ahead with the execution planning for the railway station and railway integration. Starting in 2007, the shear wall construction, lowering of the groundwater in the central construction site area beneath the future terminal, and excavation, foundation, and concrete construction work will follow. Starting in the second half of 2008, the tunnels and the railway station will be covered by apron areas, the airport terminal and the access roads.
The work on the railway station and rails is based on the railway agreements for BBI concluded in September 2006 between the Federal Republic of Germany, the federal states of Berlin and Brandenburg, Deutsche Bahn AG (German Rail) and the Berlin Airports. It regulates the details of the financing and realization of the BBI railway connection and the airport railway beneath the terminal.