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Heathrow Terminal 5 Automated People Mover
London, UK

HOK provided interior architectural design for Phase I and II of the Heathrow Terminal 5 Automated People Mover (APM).

In addition to Phase I fit-out design, HOK provided architectural shell and core and fit-out design for Phase II of the T5 APM that extends the track transit system to Satellite Concourse T5C. HOK also designed an underground train maintenance facility.

The APM system transports passengers underground between the Main Terminal T5A and the Satellite Concourse T5B.

Up to 31,000 passengers per day will use the APM in Phase I. This will increase to more than 47,000 passengers per day when Terminal 5’s second satellite concourse T5C comes is complete.


276,600 sq. ft. / 25,700 sq. m.


Construction Administration