Trinity Apartments, St Leonards, Sydney
An Ancon masonry support system has been installed in Trinity Apartments, an upper-market residential complex in Sydney.
The apartments are situated in St Leonards and were constructed by Southern Cross Constructions Pty Ltd.
To achieve the sharp angles of the building an Ancon MDC masonry support system was installed, comprising a 50mm cavity and holding two storeys of brickwork.
Masonry cladding on steel or concrete framed structures is normally supported by stainless steel shelf angle.
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.