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BIM Object Library

Welcome to Ancon's BIM Object Library. The BIM Objects below cover a wide range of our market-leading products, all of which are critical to the structural integrity of a building and essential to an accurate BIM model.

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Masonry Support
AnconOptima

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AnconOptima is a standard masonry support system, comprising brackets, angles with pre-marked fixing zones and locking wedges. Available in three standard systems to support an unfactored masonry load of up to 10kN, 12kN and 14kN. Optional extras include thermal breaks, shims etc.

Standard 3D view shows horizontal angle only. Bracket detail shown in section view. Bracket depth is parametrically controlled.

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Ancon MDC

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A bespoke stainless steel bracket-angle system to support masonry cladding. Systems can be supplied with a range of components including thermal breaks, shims, closer plates and expanded metal lath.

Standard 3D view shows horizontal angle only. Bracket detail shown in section view. Bracket depth and angle position is parametrically controlled.

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Ancon MDC/I

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A bespoke stainless steel bracket-angle system to support masonry cladding with the support angle at the top of the bracket. Systems can be supplied with a range of components including thermal breaks.

Standard 3D view shows horizontal angle only. Bracket detail shown in section view. Bracket depth and angle position is parametrically controlled.

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Ancon MDC/R

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A bespoke stainless steel bracket-angle system to support masonry cladding with a reversed angle welded to the bracket. Systems can be supplied with a range of components including thermal breaks.

Standard 3D view shows horizontal angle only. Bracket detail shown in section view. Bracket depth and angle position is parametrically controlled.

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Windposts
Ancon WP2

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Ancon Windposts span vertically between floors to provide lateral support for panels of masonry. WP2 is an angle section windpost. One leg of the post is built into the blockwork. Supplied complete with end connections and wall ties.

Standard 3D view shows vertical post only. Wall tie details shown in section view. Section size, post length and wall tie length parametrically controlled. Optional wall tie debonding sleeve.

Tension Systems
Ancon 500 Tension System - Disc

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High performance tension bar system.

Disc for junctions with multiple tie bars. Disc size is parametrically controlled.

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Ancon 500 Tension System – Tie Bar

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High performance tension bar, typically used to restrain roof timbers, canopies, masts and glazing.

Single tie bar. Bar diameter and bar length are parametrically controlled.

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Shear Load Connectors
Ancon DSD Shear Load Connector

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High performance, two-part, stainless steel, double-dowel connector used to transfer shear across expansion and contraction joints in concrete. Accommodates longitudinal movement.

Object supplied in 10 standard sizes.

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Ancon DSDQ Shear Load Connector

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A high performance, two-part, stainless steel, double-dowel connector used to transfer shear across expansion and contraction joints in concrete. A rectangular box section accommodates lateral and some rotational movement as well as longitudinal movement.

Object supplied in 9 standard sizes.

Ancon ESDQ-L20 Lockable Dowel

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Stainless steel, two-part, Lockable Dowel for use at a mid-slab temporary movement joint in post-tensioned concrete. It accommodates an initial phase of movement and is then locked with a plate and resin.

1 standard size.

Ancon ESDQ-L20W Lockable Dowel

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Stainless steel, two-part, Lockable Dowel for use a temporary movement joint in post-tensioned concrete at a wall-to-slab interface. It accommodates an initial phase of movement and is then locked with a plate and resin.

1 standard size.

Ancon HLDQ-L30 Lockable Dowel

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Heavy duty, stainless steel, two-part, Lockable Dowel for use at a mid-slab temporary movement joint in post-tensioned concrete. It accommodates an initial phase of movement and is then locked with a plate and resin.

1 standard size.

Punching Shear Reinforcement
Ancon Shearfix Punching Shear Reinforcement

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Double-headed carbon steel studs, welded to flat rails, positioned around a column head/based to provide additional reinforcement against punching shear. Allows flat slab construction.

Stud diameter, stud length, stud spacing and rail length are parametrically controlled.

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Reinforcement Continuity Systems
Ancon KSN Anchors -

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KSN Anchors, in conjunction with BT parallel-threaded reinforcing bars, provide reinforcement continuity at slab-to-wall concrete construction joints.

Object supplied in standard anchor/bar sizes.

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Wall Ties
Ancon SDB Frame Cramp -

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Stainless steel wall tie for connecting masonry to an in-situ structure, featuring an integral drip for use across a cavity and a 7mm fixing hole. Can be fixed to a range of materials including concrete, steelwork and masonry. CE marked to BS EN 845-1. Standard tie lengths available.

Tie length is parametrically controlled. Optional insulation retaining clip.

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Ancon Two-Part Tie -

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Stainless steel two-part wall tie for connecting the leaves of a cavity wall. One section is built into the blockwork and the other section is fixed as the outer leaf is constructed. CE marked to BS EN 845-1.

Tie length is parametrically controlled. Optional insulation retaining clip.

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AMD Wall Tie -

RT2 stainless steel Type 2 general purpose wall tie for connecting the leaves of a cavity wall. Suitable for housing and commercial developments. Standard tie lengths available.

Similar to AMD wall tie.

Tie length is parametrically controlled. Optional insulation retaining clip.

Ancon SD21 Tie & 21/18 Omega Channel -

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Stainless steel, high performance, self-anchoring cast-in channel slot with cavity wall tie. CE marked to BS EN 845-1. Standard tie lengths available.

Tie length is parametrically controlled. Optional insulation retaining clip.

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Ancon SD25 Tie & 25/14 Channel -

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Stainless steel channel and tie system for connecting masonry cladding to steel stud framing with high thread screws through rigid insulation board. CE marked to BS EN 845-1. Standard tie lengths available.

Tie length is parametrically controlled.

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Ancon PP21 Movement Tie & 21/18 Omega Channel -

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Stainless steel, high performance, self-anchoring cast-in channel slot with debonded tie for use at vertical movement joints that abut concrete columns. CE marked to BS EN 845-1. Standard tie lengths available.

Tie length is parametrically controlled.

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Ancon SP21 Wall Tie & 21/18 Omega Channel -

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Stainless steel, high performance, self-anchoring cast-in channel slot and shear tie. CE marked to BS EN 845-1. Standard tie lengths available.

Tie length is parametrically controlled. Optional debonding sleeve.

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Ancon PPB Movement Tie -

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Stainless steel debonded wall tie for use at vertical movement joints that abut columns. CE marked to BS EN 845-1. Standard tie lengths available.

Tie length is parametrically controlled.

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Ancon PPS Movement Tie -

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Stainless steel lateral restraint slip tie for use across movement joints in masonry walls. CE marked to BS EN 845-1. Standard tie lengths available.

Tie length is parametrically controlled.

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Ancon SPB Frame Cramp -

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Stainless steel, plain-ended wall tie for connecting masonry to an in-situ structure, featuring a 7mm fixing hole. Can be fixed to a range of materials including concrete, steelwork and masonry. CE marked to BS EN 845-1. Standard tie lengths available.

Tie length is parametrically controlled. Optional debonding sleeve.

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Masonry Reinforcement
Ancon AMR-X Masonry Reinforcement -

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Welded, stainless steel, ladder-type reinforcement used to improve the structural performance of masonry walls by providing additional resistance to lateral loads. Shaped cross wires ensure longitudinal wires are located in the centre of a mortar joint. CE marked to BS EN 845-3. Standard tie lengths available.

Product width and wire diameter are parametrically controlled.

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Head Restraints
Ancon FHR Head Restraint -

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The stainless steel FHR connects the top of a masonry wall to the underside of a structural frame. Standard sizes available.

Product size is parametrically controlled.

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Ancon IHR-B Head Restraint -

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The IHR-B provides the necessary restraint to the top of masonry walls and accommodates vertical movement. Other head options including –C (channel). Standard size suits a standard 215mm block.

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Latest News

Catch up on the latest developments from Ancon

Christmas Shutdown 2017

The Ancon offices will close at 12:00pm on Friday 22nd December 2017 and re-open at 8:30am on Tuesday 2nd January 2018.

Lockable Dowel wins 2017 MIP Innovation Award

The Lockable Dowel has won a 2017 Most Innovative Product award in the USA. It has been named Editor’s Choice in the ‘Materials for Concrete Construction’ category.