anchor rod

anchor rod

[′aŋ·kər ‚räd]
(civil engineering)

anchor rod

A threaded metal rod used with various types of hangers to support ductwork, piping, etc.
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TMC needed to prove to the Engineer of Record (EOR) that a pile anchored to bedrock with a reinforced concrete socket would perform equally to one anchored with a post tensioned anchor rod.
Producers/ licensees have many finishes and colors to promote, along with custom reinforcement, electrical conduit and anchor rod configurations.
As an effective reinforced measure to slope, anchor rod has the advantages of simple construction, being fast, having less quantity of project, and so forth.
A 1-1/8-inch plastic gas line was severed when workers, drilling a vertical hole to install an anchor for a guy line to support a utility pole, struck a large buried slab of concrete, bending the anchor rod and causing it to strike the gas line.
The anchor rod may have snapped and the ship drifted near the shore where high winds and waves are believed to have swamped the vessel.
Throw away the unused portion of the wick and untape anchor rod from jar.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Cement Block of Size 24 x12 x6 with Central hole of size 3 x1 x6 (Throughout hole) for Anchor Rod as par specification & as par Drawing attached herewith.
The anchor rod may have snapped and the ship drifted near shore where high winds and waves are believed to have swamped the vessel.
The anchor rod is a long rod rigged with a large wire and weight "anchor" hook which is cast as far as possible from the pier into deep water.
Investigators believe the 1 1/8-inch plastic gas line was severed when workers drilling a vertical hole to install an anchor for a guy line to support a utility pole struck a large buried slab of rock or concrete, bending the anchor rod and causing it to strike the gas line.