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Work continues at Marieholm Immersed Tunnel in Gothenburg, Sweden. The tunnel will improve the access between Gothenburg and the island of Hissingen. Macalloy Stainless 650 in 50mm diameter has been used to aid installation of the concrete tunnel structure.
Work is progressing on Independent Tower in Austin, Texas. The 58-story tower will be the largest residential building in the city, and includes an infinity edge pool and a landscaped outdoor lounge and fireplace. Macalloy 520 Tension Bars and custom designed Compression Struts have been specified. The photo shows a Macalloy bar and compression strut in a mock up tensioning training session. Owner/Developers, Aspen Heights and CIM, Project Management: CPM Architect: Rhode Architects Engineers: DCI Engineering Main Contractor: Balfour Beatty Steel Contractor: Milestone Metals https://lnkd.in/dBB2Dip show less
The Macalloy 650 system is launched with the installation of 267 75mm anchors on the Fairbairn Dam in Queensland Australia, these anchors form an integral part of the foundation for the dam spillway.
Macalloy Site Service Engineers completed tensioning this week of the Fleetwood Swing Bridge over the harbor in Fleetwood. The bridge was built and erected by Barnsley based Qualter Hall to allow residents of the new harbor housing estate to cross the mouth of the harbor and access Fleetwood Town center. 6no M36 Macalloy 460 Galvanized Tesion Rods support the bridge deck as it swings into position to allow boats to enter and exit the harbor in high tide
Macalloy 1030 bars in 75mm and 40mm have been used as part of the anchorage system to anchor/tension the stay cables which provide provisional support to the arch of Almonte Bridge in Spain. This is a concrete arch bridge, and when completed will be the longest concrete arch bridge for trains ever built.
Hosts to everything from World Soccer Games to the Rolling Stones, The Florida Citrus Bowl is the largest of the Orlando Venues and is currently undergoing a major demolition and reconstruction. This $207 million project, will allow it to draw new high profile events. Macalloy has recently supplied tension rods in M56 and M90 diameter to be used as bracing on the steel frame structure.
Macalloy win's exporter of the year award 2014 at the Made in Sheffield Awards Dinner. The Made in Sheffield brand symbolises quality products manufactured in the Sheffield region and builds on the reputation of Sheffield as a centre of excellence for the manufacture of steel products and cutlery. Macalloy won the award by demonstrating success in developing new export markets including USA and Turkey and supplying major international projects including the new exhibition centre in Jakarta Indonesia and Xayburi Hydro dam in Malaysia and Calgary airport in Canada. Macalloy will now be entered into the national Made in the UK awards in July 2014, part of the International Festival for Business 2014.
Macalloy have launched a new brochure which replaces various previous editions