Dome Technology Celebrates Completion of Their First Hungarian Project

December 3, 2015

Kaposvar, Hungary — Today, Dome Technology LLC, a world leader in thin shell concrete dome engineering and construction, announced that they have recently completed their first project in Kaposvar, Hungary.  The dome measures 192 feet in diameter and is 126 feet tall. The dome has a storage capacity of 60,000 metric tons of white processed sugar and included loading and reclaims systems. Of the company’s recent Hungary project success, Dome Technology President Barry South said “Completing our first project in Hungary has been one of my proudest moments in my 38 years at Dome Technology.  We have a niche offering and we delivered a brilliant turnkey design-build solution, managing everything from engineering through construction.  It was an amazing task to complete the project within 10 months on a very tight schedule”. Dome Technology continues to experience rapid growth in Europe with the near completion of four domes storing wood pellets at Drax Power Station in Selby, North Yorkshire, England.  The domes measure 207 feet in diameter by 170 feet tall. Upon completion of its ambitious conversion, Drax Power Station will be the world’s largest single-site producer of biomass-derived power.

About Dome Technology

Founded in 1975 by Barry South, Dome Technology builds domes that can be used for industrial bulk storage such as wood pellets, gypsum, fly ash, coal, grain, fertilizer, mining ores and other bulk products. Dome Technology also builds domes for practical architectural facilities such as schools, churches or gymnasiums. Dome Technology has built some 550 domes in the past 35 plus years throughout the United States, Canada, South America, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia.