Macalloy Tension Bars were used extensively within the Silverburn Shopping Centre in Glasgow.
Macalloy tension bars are used to support the glass atrium at Silverburn Shopping Centre in Glasgow, United Kingdom. The tie rods are used to provide structural support and tension the steel support structure for the impressive glass atrium entrance.
The out of town shopping centre is one of the largest in the UK.
Owner/Developer – Retail Property Holding Ltd
Contractor – Bovis Lend Lease UK
Civil/Structural Engineer – Stuart McTaggart Ltd