Fastening to Concrete: More than lifting


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The eConcrete presentation will highlight the solutions available for fastening and offer technical insight to the most common anchors. Conditions that have to be considered when selecting a suitable fastener for a project will be discussed, as well as the safety implications, code compliance and comparing of different product achors with regards to the complexity and speed of installation

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By purchasing this Online Learning Module, you will have the opportunity to view recorded presentations (video and audio) at your own pace over a 90-day period.

Presenter: Andreas Boomkamp - CPEng RPEQ CMEngNZ | National Technical Manager (Aus/NZ) at Ancon Building Products. Andreas has over 15 years of experience as an engineer, he has worked in the USA, as well as Germany. He joined ANCON (AUS) in 2016.



Fasteners that are transferring tension and shear loads into concrete has been divided in two groups:

  • Cast-in place systems will be placed in the formwork before the concrete is poured.
    • Anchor channels
    • Weld plates
    • Threaded inserts
    • Other
  • Post installed systems are installed after the concrete has hardened.
    • Direct installation
      • Power accurate fastners
    • Drill installations
      • Mechanical anchors 
      • Bonded anchors
      • Screw-in anchors
‚ÄčTotal Viewing Time - 33 Minutes