Cintec Anchor System
The Cintec Anchor System is a versatile method of structural reinforcement that is tailored to meet the specific strengthening and repair requirements of individual projects. Cintec anchors are used in historical buildings, masonry bridges, monument repair, high-rise buildings, retaining walls and harbor walls. These are just some of the areas a Cintec anchor can be used. Cintec anchors can stabilize and strengthen an un-reinforced masonry structure without the need for external and internal steel bracing.
- 81Cintec International, a leader in the field of structural masonry retrofit strengthening, repair, and preservation, has developed a new type of dissipative wall anchor. The new anchor solves the issues of how to protect heritage buildings in some of the most earthquake-prone parts of the world.
- 40Cintec earthquake experts are currently working with an international delegation to evaluate the structural damage inflicted upon the Christchurch Cathedral in Christchurch, New Zealand during the February 2011 earthquake.
- 37CINTEC North America, designer and manufacturer of the CINTEC Reinforcing Anchor System, recently helped restore the Simpson Tower, a famous Canadian landmark, and one of the tallest buildings in Toronto. WSP Canada Inc., the structural and facade engineering consultants for the over-cladding of the Simpson Tower, contacted CINTEC for their…