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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I think we're going to get a similar 21st-century company to anchor Tower 2 for us."
Computational results of the electric field in the live-line-working zone (over the end of the cross-arm of the 400 kV anchor tower shown in Figure 12(a)) has been presented in this section.
of 220kV DC "D+6" with 3.00 mtr chimney extension, NRS-Laggere type NB tower in between Gantry and the existing Anchor tower at Loc.
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.No.14 In Jog Transmission Lines Section, Jog Falls In Transmission Lines Sub-Division, Jog Falls
Chimney extension, NRS-Laggere type Narrow Based Towers in between Gantry and the existing Anchor Tower at Loc.No.2 near Sharavathy Generating Station of 220KV S-1 & ST-3 DC line in Transmission Lines Sub-Division, Jogfalts including supply of equipments / Materials, Erection (including civil works), testing and commissioning on Total Turn Key basis.
work2: replacement of 66kv sc "a" type tower at loc no 38 & 44 by "b" type kalpatharu design tower in existing 66 kv bandishtly - rmnathpura line at arkalugud, h.n pura work3: providing intermeadiate tower in 66 kv h.n.pura-guddenahlli lis line at h.n.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..
Tenders are invited for Combined package:providing line isolator for 66kv melehalli tap line in ramanagar taluk at ketohalli village tapping point in between tower number 6 and 7 inside the magnolia layout in tlm sd kanakapura and providing additional parallel jumps in all anchor towers for 220kv dc bidad ipgcil line from 400/220kv bidadi substation to 220/66/11kv bidadi substation in tlm subdivision coming under the jurisdiction of tl&ss dvn kanakapura on total turnkey basis
The supporting waterside work also is nearing completion, including installation of steel anchor towers and concrete-filled sockets.
Tenders are invited for Providing additional parallel jumps in all anchor towers for 220kv dc bidadi (pgcil) line from 400/220kv bidadi substation to 220/66/11kv bidadi substation in tlm subdivision coming under the jurisdiction of tl&ss division, kanakapura on total turnkey basis
Tenders are invited for Replacement of Tower earthing and Tower accessories step bolts of 220 kV Sirsi Sharavati DC line in TLM Section Sirsi of TL SS Division Sirsi on Total Turnkey Basis A type tower 88 Nos Anchor Towers 23 Nos Loc No.