anchor tower

anchor tower

[′aŋ·kər ‚tau̇·ər]
(civil engineering)
A tower which is a part of a crane staging or stiffleg derrick and serves as an anchor.
A tower that supports and anchors an overhead transmission line.
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Tenders are invited for Replacement 0f Deteriorated And Failed 220kv Dc Anchor Tower Of 220kv St-1&Balligavi Dc Line Near Kilara Limits At Loc.
Chimney extension, NRS-Laggere type Narrow Based Towers in between Gantry and the existing Anchor Tower at Loc.
pura work4: erection of tower of type db+6 and one anchor tower of type dd+6 to link
of anchor tower of type dd+6 to link 66kv s/c halebeedu tap line to newly commissioned 66kv d/c suzlon-belur-chikkamagalur line near ramachandrapura limits in belur taluk, hassan district.
The supporting waterside work also is nearing completion, including installation of steel anchor towers and concrete-filled sockets.