Macalloy Tension Bars Suspend Airport Concourse; Dublin, Ireland
Year of Completion 2010
A series of Macalloy Tie Rods / Tension Bars were used in the construction of this suspended concourse, built purposely to link two areas of the airport together. The products supplied by Macalloy were integral to the airport design.
Macalloy tension bars are also used as bracing within the steel structure of the main terminal 2 building and the suspended concourse.
The second terminal is capable of handling 15 million passengers, allowing the airport to handle 35 million passengers a year.