Indianapolis Airport Authority

Colts Hangar

Project Overview

HEAPY designed the Mechanical-Electrical-Plumbing, Technology, and Fire Suppression systems for the new 31,700 SF hangar for the Indianapolis Colts at the Indianapolis Airport Authority.

New hangar includes:

  • Men’s and Women’s restroom
  • Storm safe room – records and occupants
  • Offices
  • Kitchen
  • Shop area
  • Fuel farm
  • Conference room
  • Airplane hangar space
  • Mechanics shop area
  • Equipment storage area
  • Lounge space
  • Battery storage room
  • Fire pump room
  • Floor accommodates a five-ton loader
  • 10’-15’ clear workspace around aircraft
  • Maintenance Personnel Safety Equipment (fall restraint system)

New Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, and Fire Suppression systems design incorporates:

  • In-floor heat in the Hangar
  • Air conditioning in the Hangar
  • In-floor utilities – aircraft maintenance
  • Foam suppression system
  • LED Lights
  • Snow melting system
  • Foam Fire Suppression deluge system
  • Fire pump house
  • Security access controls
  • Hangar insulation
  • Exhaust fan station
  • Vehicle fuel station
  • Trench drains


31,700 SF


Thought Content

Seasonal Maintenance Increases Efficiency and Improves Indoor Air Quality

By: Ryan Hoffman

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