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


Project Summary

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.

Category:                 Infrastructure
Contractor:             Tecnor
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









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

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