HALFEN Precast Connections
Leviat is the exclusive distributor of HALFEN fixings in Australia. Brief details of the HALFEN products most commonly used by the precast industry are shown in the product sections below.
Available in Australia exclusively from Leviat, HALFEN Anchor Channels are available in a wide range of different load classes and finishes.
Sandwich panels are a thermally efficient, multi-layer, reinforced concrete cladding system, typically comprising an aesthetic facing layer, an insulation layer and a load-bearing structural layer.
Façade hanging systems are used to tie thin precast concrete façades back to the main structure of buildings.
The HALFEN HLX Lift-Box ensures reliable, safe, temporary attachment of hoisting apparatus, speed governor/ limiter, motor and other equipment during installation or maintenance of a lift.
Column Shoes are a fast and efficient means of connecting precast concrete columns to foundations. They can also be used to form continuous columns which have been prepared as independent precast components.
With their new European Technical Assessment (ETA), Halfen HZA serrated anchor channels fulfil all requirements of AS 5216:2021 and can be used in projects across Australia.
Leviat has released an enhanced version of its popular Ancon Shearfix design software that enables engineers to maintain a flat concrete slab at column heads by reinforcing the area against punching shear with a prefabricated, stud-rail system.