Proud Sponsors of DISC 2018
Ancon is a proud sponsor of the 6th UK DISC (Developments in Structural Concrete) Conference, taking place at the Institution of Structural Engineers in London, on 29 November 2018.
The theme of this full day conference programme is ‘Better, Smarter, Stronger’ and will provide practitioners with essential updates on international advances in structural concrete. It is an opportunity to learn from and network with those working at the cutting edge of structural concrete.
- Hear academic speakers discussing the latest university research and debate future research needs
- Gather the latest news on updating Eurocode 2 and CIRIA C660
- See how design and construction challenges were overcome on real projects, and learn how to adopt these innovations
- Meet practising engineers and potential industrial research partners, as well the fibUK community
An exhibition will run alongside the conference, showcasing a range of associated products, providing delegates with an excellent opportunity to network with expert specialist suppliers. Visit Ancon’s stand where our team will be on hand to discuss our innovative range of structural concrete fixing solutions.
The conference is brought to you by fibUK, the UK National Member Group of The International Federation for Structural Concrete, a not-for-profit association committed to advancing the performance of concrete structures worldwide.
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Ancon designs and manufactures engineered steel fixings that provide strength and stability to concrete structures around the world. Trusted for their integrity, reliability and compliance, Ancon fixings are precision-manufactured at advanced UK production facilities to perform in the most demanding structural concrete applications. Products include threaded and bolted reinforcing bar couplers, shear load connectors, reinforcement continuity systems, punching shear reinforcement and balcony connectors. Technical literature, BIM objects and calculation software are available in our downloads section. Ancon is a three-time winner of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise, a prestigious awards scheme that recognises outstanding achievements by UK business in Innovation and International Trade.
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