The project is managed for client ANAM (Aeroportos e Navegacoes Aerea de Madeira) by a consortium of Consulgal/ Mott MacDonald/ O'Brien Kreitsberg/Prima. The main contractor is Novaposta, a joint venture of Zagape/Andrade Gutierres/Spie Bagtinolles/Opca. Piling sub-contractor is Dutch company Nederhost Grondtechniek (NGT). Work is being carried on a design and construct basis, and the contractor's designers are Consulmar, Ivan Maia de Freitas and Segadsea Tavares & Associates. The project is due for completion in 2000.