Monterrey International Airport
Apodaca, Nuevo León, Mexico
We have designed and deployed over 4.5 million square meters of Helix® Micro Rebar™ reinforced concrete with 100% customer satisfaction.
– Juan Aguilera Villarreal, Tecnor
Monterrey International Airport, (Aeropuerto Internacional de Monterrey) is an international airport located in Apodaca, Nuevo León, Mexico. Together with Del Norte International Airport, the airport handles domestic and international operations for the city of Monterrey and its metropolitan area. It's also one of the fastest growing airports in Mexico: in 2015, the airport handled 8,461,917 passengers, a 18.7% increase from 2014 that received 7,128,531 passengers.
Tecnor selected Helix Steel as the concrete reinforcement technology for the Terminal Foundations and the Slab on Grade. Both applications replaced the original reinforcement design with a 10 lb/yd3 dosage of Helix Steel.
Location: Apodaca, Nuevo León, Mexico
Application: Slab on Grade, Terminal Foundation
Original Design: #3 Rebar @ 14" OCEW
Helix Dosage: SOG 10 lb/yd3
Terminal Foundation Slab 10 lb/yd3
ADDED HELIX STEEL VALUE
Increase in Shear Strength: 224%
Increase in Modulus of Rupture: 10%
Increase in Durability: 25%
Increased Speed of Construction: 20 Days
Reduction in Carbon Footprint: 88 Tons