Roads & Bridges
Safety, strength and structural integrity
In road and bridge construction, the need for superior safety, strength and structural integrity means that Ancon steel fixings are routinely specified for large-scale infrastructure projects.
Concrete reinforcing bar couplers and starter bars play a key role in creating secure, high-strength bridges worldwide – from long-span crossings to footbridges.
Over 3,500 Ancon BT Parallel Threaded Couplers have been installed on this NZ$1.4bn infrastructure project in Auckland.
Waterview Connection, Auckland
Ancon MBT Headed Anchors have been installed on a section of the Eastlink Project in Melbourne.
Eastlink Project, Melbourne
The CLEM7 Tunnel, known as the North-South Bypass Tunnel during construction, is a new toll road built under the Brisbane River.
Bridge Cappings & Supports - Channel Tunnel Rail Link, UK
Lapped joints are not always an appropriate means of connecting rebar.
Reinforcing Bar Couplers
Ancon offers an unrivalled service to the precast concrete industry of New Zealand.
Precast Concrete Accessories
Ancon is an ASSDA accredited specialist fabricator and has a wealth of experience in working with a range of types and grades of stainless steel.
Catch up on the latest developments from Ancon
Ancon is exhibiting at the 2016 NZ Bridges Summit on 1st - 2nd November in Auckland. The conference is endorsed by the NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) and we will be showcasing our BT range of threaded reinforcement couplers, our MBT range of bolted couplers and various Lifting Systems including our brand new EdjPro Narrow Anchor system.
Having recently identified issues with the performance of some batches of reinforcing steel supplied to us, we have introduced batch testing for all reinforcement used in combination with our BT coupler system in New Zealand to ensure compatibility.
We are delighted to be sponsoring and exhibiting at The New Zealand Concrete Industry Conference in Auckland. Between 6th-8th October we will be showcasing our BT range of couplers, our MBT range of couplers and various lifting systems including the launch of our brand new EdjPro Narrow Anchor system.