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Technical Information

Technical Information

EC6, EN845, PD6697 and BS5268

The selection and spacing of wall ties depend on many factors. These include type of masonry to be tied, cavity width, type and height of building, location, and design life.

Tie Length & Density

Wall ties should be of the correct length to ensure they are properly embedded in the masonry.

U-value Calculations

For the accurate calculation of U-values for walls it is important to use the correct information for stainless steel wall ties.

Why Build With Masonry?

Mike Leonard, Director of the Modern Masonry Alliance, outlines the benefits of building with traditional brick and block construction.

Latest News

Ancon to launch new products at Ecobuild 2018

Ancon will be launching its latest fixing innovations at Ecobuild 2018, including extensions to its unique Teplo range of low thermal conductivity wall ties manufactured from basalt fibres.

Look what's been happening at Ancon

2017 was another busy year for Ancon, so in case you missed anything, our new products, approvals and company news are all summarised here.