Ancon are now Platinum Members of the Concrete Institute of Australia
ANCON, a CRH company, are pleased to confirm that we are now Platinum members of the Concrete Institute of Australia in support of their mission to promote and develop excellence in concrete research, technology, application, design and construction. Our decision to upgrade the level of membership from Silver to Platinum is to show our continued support of the CIA’s important role in the concrete sector in Australia.
Ancon designs and manufactures a wide range of high integrity steel fixings, providing strength and stability to concrete structures around the world from architecturally ambitious high-rise developments and landmark sporting stadia to major bridges, tunnels and highways.
These include our reinforcing bar couplers, reinforcement continuity systems, punching shear reinforcement and shear load connectors. Products available also include UNICON lifting, fixing and anchoring systems for precast concrete. CONNOLLY concrete jointing systems for ground slabs and internationally renowned anchor channels from CRH sister company, HALFEN, to complete the comprehensive product portfolio.
Ancon’s Australia-based engineering support team, is available to provide assistance on the specification, design, detailing and scheduling of your complete fixing solution.
To find out more about the Concrete Institute of Australia, please visit their website:
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.