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.
- UKCA and 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
Tension and Compression Systems (PDF, 2.31 MB)
UKCA and 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 UKCA or CE marking to demonstrate compliance with this harmonised European Standard, which includes the initial inspection and on-going surveillance of Leviat’s factory production controls (FPC) by an authorised body.
We are delighted to announce that we will be sponsoring a Bear for the 2021 ‘Bears of Sheffield’ sculpture trail, a unique participative public art event that will raise funds for a new, urgently needed, Cancer and Leukaemia ward at Sheffield Children’s Hospital.
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