Macalloy Post Tension Bars and Tension Rods used in Burj Al Arab Hotel, UAE

Macalloy Architectural Post Tension Bars and Tension Rods used in Burj Al Arab Hotel, UAE

Year of Completion 1999

by pwdale25 — last modified Wed, 18 Sep 2013

Macalloy Architectural Post Tension Bars / Tension Rods were used in what has become one of the most iconic buildings in Dubai.

The vertical steel columns of the Burj Al Arab Hotel are secured using Macalloy PT Bar as anchor bolts. 75mm diameter Macalloy 1030 Post Tensioning Bar was used.

The buliding features a fabric membrane wall, Macalloy Architectural Tie Bars are used to tension the membrane structure in the building.

Construction Contractor - Murray and Roberts

Architect and Engineering Consultant - Atkins