The "Strand anchor" is selected as an "Anchor type" in the combo list in the dialog window "New anchor".
The Strand anchor requires the input of:
- Production set - user-defined (the user input of parameters) or the anchor from the catalog (VSL, DYWIDAG...)
- Location of anchor - depth, length, root length, slope...
- Stiffness of anchor - diameter of strand d1 (or area of strand A1), Number of strands n and elasticity modulus E
- Pre-stressing force
- Parameters for verification of anchor (Strength of anchor, Pull-out resistance (soil), Pull-out resistance (grouting))
Anchor parameters input
Implemented anchors in the catalog
- VSL Systems Ltd. - VSL Ground Anchor Systems - web brochure
- Dywidag- Systems International - Dywidag Bar Anchors, Dywidag Strand anchors - web brochures