HALFEN Anchor Channels
Ancon is the exclusive distributor for HALFEN Anchor Channels in Australia. The HALFEN product range includes a wide range of Anchor Channels in different load classes and finishes. When fixing to concrete, HALFEN cast-in channels provide almost unlimited adjustment along the line of the channel and can eliminate expensive site drilling. Cast-in fixings do not generate expansive forces in the concrete and can be used at close centres and closer to edges than expansion fixings.
HALFEN HTA Anchor Channels
The HALFEN product range includes HALFEN HTA Anchor Channels which hold a European Technical Assessment (ETA) from the German Institute for Building Technology (DIBt).
This third party approval system is highly regarded by the Australian market. A product ETA is referenced in the Australian Standard AS 5216:2018 ‘Design of Post-installed and Cast-in Fastenings’, as a means to demonstrate compliance. HALFEN HTA Anchor Channels work in conjunction with HALFEN HS T-bolts to take over tension loads and shear loads perpendicular to the longitudinal channel axis. Hot rolled HALFEN HTA Anchor Channel profiles are suitable for dynamic loads.
To download the latest version of the HALFEN HTA design software including the Australian calculation core, please click here.
HALFEN HZA Toothed Anchor Channels
Ancon also offers HALFEN HZA Toothed Anchor Channels for applications that require load capacity in the direction parallel to the channel axis.
The profiles HZA 53/34 and HZA 38/23 with welded anchors are approved by the Evaluation Service of the International Code Council (ICC-ES) for applications in seismic conditions. HALFEN HZA Toothed Anchor Channels are suitable for dynamic loads.
To download the latest version of the HALFEN HZA design software, please click here.
HALFEN HTA and HZA Curved Anchor Channels
Curved HALFEN Anchor Channels are available for installation in curved surfaces e.g. tunnels. Curved channels can be manufactured as individual segments or, if requested, as complete rings to specification.
For more information on Curved HALFEN Anchor Channels please download the brochure below or contact Ancon.
More product information is available in the HALFEN Channel literature below.
HALFEN Cast-in Channels (PDF, 6.35 MB)
HALFEN HTA-CE Technical Assessment (PDF, 9.29 MB)
HALFEN HZA ICC-ES Evaluation Report (PDF, 1.88 MB)
HALFEN Cast-in Channels - Curved Solution (PDF, 1.16 MB)
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Ancon will be exhibiting at the 29th Biennial Concrete 2019 Conference, between 8-11 September in Sydney, where we will showcase a range of high integrity steel fixings engineered specifically for structural concrete construction.