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Tension & Compression Systems

Tension & Compression Systems

Tie bars are increasingly being used in structures and buildings as an architectural as well as a structural element. Ancon Tension Systems have been designed to meet the demanding aesthetic requirements of today’s applications.

  • CE marked
  • High load capacity
  • Carbon steel or stainless steel
  • Bars from 8mm to 56mm diameter
  • Choice of finishes
  • Aesthetically designed forks
  • Locking nut included as standard
  • Full adjustment within fork connectors
  • Visual check of correct installation
  • Isolation supplied as standard with stainless steel systems

CE Marking

Ancon Tension and Compression Systems are manufactured in accordance with EN 1090-1: Execution of Steel Structures and Aluminium Structures: Requirements for Conformity Assessment of Structural Components, to Execution Class 2.

These products are supplied with CE marking to demonstrate compliance with this harmonised European Standard, which includes the initial inspection and on-going surveillance of Ancon’s factory production controls (FPC) by an authorised body.

Latest News

Christmas Shutdown 2016

The Ancon office will close at 12.30pm on Friday 23rd of December 2016 and re-open at 8.30am on Tuesday 3rd January 2017.

Jewson Live 2016

Ancon will be exhibiting at the UK’s largest builders’ merchant show, Jewson Live, 2016 at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) in Birmingham on 15th December.