Net attraction

The Millennium Dome in London’s Greenwich peninsula will consist of a stressed net made from 70km of steel cable. A total of 72 radial cables will be connected by and hung from a dozen 100m masts by Watsons Steel, part of Amec. Many would like to see a strong manufacturing or technology theme inside the […]

The Millennium Dome in London’s Greenwich peninsula will consist of a stressed net made from 70km of steel cable. A total of 72 radial cables will be connected by and hung from a dozen 100m masts by Watsons Steel, part of Amec. Many would like to see a strong manufacturing or technology theme inside the dome, recalling that the Great Exhibition of 1851 was a celebration of manufacturing.