The Project Scope

SXM Airport has engaged an architectural firm (the Designer) for the redesign and preparation of the tender documents for the project.

The scope of the Terminal Building reconstruction works include, but is not limited to:

The Check-in, Arrival and Reclaim halls, security and departure areas, concession spaces, airlines, and SXM Airport offices, restrooms, utility rooms, vertical conveying systems, HVAC systems, electrical & electronics systems, fire alarm & protection system, flight information, and visual display systems, new passenger boarding bridges, baggage handling, and self-serve baggage drop system, security screening and surveillance equipment, automated border control systems, digital signage equipment, hold room seating and fixtures, furniture & appliances.

The Terminal Building area covers approximately 30,000 m2. The project will take a phased execution approach as the terminal must remain open and fully functional throughout the reconstruction period. The anticipated execution period is twenty-two (22) months.

Funding and Procurement

The project will be funded by the World Bank (WB) and the European Investment Bank (EIB) through a loan from the Government of St. Maarten to the SXM Airport. The Project consists of the P2 Building Works contract and eight separate Equipment Packages' contracts.

The WB's Standard Procurement Documents for international competitive procurement will be applied for the tender process and execution of the works. The conditions of contract for the ”Package 2 - Reconstruction of the Terminal Building” works will be based on the FIDIC® Conditions of Contract for CONSTRUCTION, Second Edition 2017 (Red Book) in conjunction with the WB's Particular Conditions. The Bidding Documents for the various Equipment Packages will be based on the WB's Request for Bids - Goods and/or Request for Proposal or Quotation.