Sugar Storage Dome in Kaposvar, Hungary Inflated
Kaposvar, Hungary — Dome Technology inflated a dome in Kaposvar, Hungary for its client. The dome measures 192′ in diameter and is 126′ tall. The inflation took less than 1 hour. The dome will have the storage capacity of 60,000 metric tons of sugar and will include loading and reclaim systems. Dome Technology is the General Contractor on the project which involved technical soil solutions including piles, extensive dewatering of the site and reclaim tunnel. Engineering by ES2 of Idaho Falls, U.S.A and M Engineering of Pecs, Hungary.
Watch the dome being inflated on YouTube.
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.