Macalloy Tension Bars Used to Tension Glulam Beams in Dubai Sports Arena, UAE

Macalloy Tie Rods and Stainless Steel Tension Rods were used for the Dubai Sports Arena.


Macalloy tie rods are used on the football academy building in the Dubai Sports City complex. The building features 24 metre long glulam roof trusses which are tensioned using Macalloy stainless steel tension rods. The building features a swimming pool and special grade stainless steel was used for corrosion protection in the high chlorine environment.


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