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DESIGN OF INSERTS FOR LIFTING AND HANDLING OF PRECAST ...

Inserts for lifting and handling are installed permanently in reinforced concrete precast components. However, they are used only temporarily and not are permitted to contribute to the mechanical resistance and stability of the completed structure. Their designated use ends with the assembly of the precast concrete components.

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Lifting Inserts in Precast Concrete

21/02/2016  February.16.2016, By Mohammed Zaid, CEng.M.ASCE Lifting inserts are variously designed metal shapes set in plastic concrete to provide a method of lifting the concrete after it has hardened. Tilt-up panels are a good example of a type of construction in which provision must be made for lifting.

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PD CEN/TR 15728:2016 - Design and use of inserts for ...

1.1 General This Technical Report provides recommendations for the choice and use of cast-in steel lifting inserts, hereafter called 'inserts' for the handling of precast concrete elements. They are intended for use only during transient situations for lifting and handling, and not for the service life of the structure. The choice of insert is made according to the lifting capacity of

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Design and use of inserts for lifting and handling of ...

Design and use of inserts for lifting and handling of precast concrete elements PD CEN/TR 15728:2016. British Standards Institution. Document Status. Current Supplement. Core Supplement. Series. PD CEN/TR. Abstract. Recommendations for selection and use. Intended for use during transient situations for lifting and handling and not for the service life of the

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A Beginner's Guide to Lifting Devices - Precast

11/07/2016  Lifting devices are a very important part of the process of moving precast. Checking the selection, application, installation, orientation, hook or clutch engagement, rigging and surface condition of the suspended load will help eliminate issues and product failures.

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PRECAST LIFTING AND FIXING SYSTEMS - HALFEN

HALFEN PRECAST INSERT SYSTEMS CONCRETE Page Wavy Tail lifting insert 8 – Socket swaged to anchorage; ready to use; safe and quick – Available in12 – 52mm diameters, giving load capacity of 500 – 12,500 kg – Use with Threaded lifting loop or Swivel lifting eye Plain Socket lifting insert 10 – Reinforcement tail must be installed in the yard; tail may improve

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Precast Inserts Concrete Construction Magazine

24/02/2012  The company's die cast zinc alloy precast inserts, or star inserts, are designed for preplanned placement of threaded fasteners in cast-in-place, precast, or prestressed concrete. Install on wooden forms with a threaded plastic plug, or on steel forms with machine bolts. Inserts are available in 3/8-, ½-, 5/8- and ¾-in. national course thread.

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Handling, Transportation and Erection of Precast Concrete

Lifting clutch is the device that connects directly to the cast in lifting insert to enable attachment to and transfer of load to a crane or other lifting or handling piece of equipment. Typically a

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Lifting Inserts in Precast Concrete

21/02/2016  Lifting inserts are variously designed metal shapes set in plastic concrete to provide a method of lifting the concrete after it has hardened. Tilt-up panels are a good example of a type of construction in which provision must be made for lifting. Lifting is done, particularly in the prestressed concrete industry, by handling precast elements with embedded strand offcuts. The problem, though ...

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CEN/TR 15728:2016 - Design and use of inserts for lifting and

16/02/2016  Design and use of inserts for lifting and handling of precast concrete elements. Conception et utilisation d'inserts pour le levage et la Bemessung und Anwendung von Transportankern für. manutention du béton préfabriqué - Éléments Betonfertigteile - Elemente. This Technical Report was approved by CEN on 27 July 2015. It has been drawn up by the Technical Committee CEN/TC 229.

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PD CEN/TR 15728:2016 Design and use of inserts for lifting ...

PD CEN/TR 15728:2016 Design and use of inserts for lifting and handling of precast concrete elements Publication Year 2016 Document Status Latest version of document. Abstract Recommendations for selection and use. Intended for use during transient situations for lifting and handling and not for the service life of the structure. Covers design principles, action on inserts,

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PD CEN/TR 15728:2016 Design and use of inserts for lifting ...

This standard PD CEN/TR 15728:2016 Design and use of inserts for lifting and handling of precast concrete elements is classified in these ICS categories: 91.100.30 Concrete and concrete products; 1.1 General This Technical Report provides recommendations for the choice and use of cast-in steel lifting inserts, hereafter called 'inserts' for the handling of precast concrete elements. They are ...

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PRECAST LIFTING AND FIXING SYSTEMS - HALFEN

HALFEN PRECAST INSERT SYSTEMS CONCRETE Page Wavy Tail lifting insert 8 – Socket swaged to anchorage; ready to use; safe and quick – Available in12 – 52mm diameters, giving load capacity of 500 – 12,500 kg – Use with Threaded lifting loop or Swivel lifting eye Plain Socket lifting insert 10 – Reinforcement tail must be installed in the yard; tail may improve anchorage – Available ...

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Concrete inserts pfeiferfo

Concrete inserts. Successful construction with PFEIFER systems. PFEIFER Connecting and Lifting Systems has been a valued partner of the precast concrete industry for over 5 decades and is one of the market leaders in the field of lifting anchor systems for lifting and transporting precast concrete elements. Today PFEIFER supplies you with ...

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Precast Inserts Concrete Construction Magazine

24/02/2012  Precast Inserts Specialized anchoring hardware helps create strong attachments to concrete elements. By ... Lift and handle precast concrete. The QUIKLIFT Erection Anchor Tech Series with Shear Plate is designed for horizontal to vertical edge lifting and handling of thin-walled precast elements. Two “ears” on the anchor head transfer shear loads into the anchor and concrete, and

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Structural precast lifting guidelines JP Building ...

World-renowned as leading safety and quality in the lifting and handling of precast concrete components. 23.07.2019 . Structural Precast Lifting Guideline. Jeremy Wedge of JP Building Systems looks at a new guideline for lifting inserts and systems to enhance the safe lifting of precast elements and standardise practice. Jeremy Wedge of JP Building Systems looks at a new guideline for ...

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Precast Concrete Lifting Accessories Amifast Page 1

Shop online. Precast concrete lifting accessories: anchors, lifting eyes, lifting clutches and more at an affordable price. Best value in the industry.

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Safe work with precast concrete — Lifting Matters

21/01/2020  Lifting insert systems should have a minimum guaranteed factor of safety of 2.5 to 1 against failure of the anchor, the concrete, or any reinforcing to which the insert relies upon for its anchorage. For instance, an insert for a 10 tonne working load must not fail at less than 25 tonnes when installed in accordance with the manufacturer’s and engineer’s specifications. Lifting clutches ...

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Structural precast lifting guidelines JP Building ...

World-renowned as leading safety and quality in the lifting and handling of precast concrete components. 23.07.2019 . Structural Precast Lifting Guideline. Jeremy Wedge of JP Building Systems looks at a new guideline for lifting inserts and systems to enhance the safe lifting of precast

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Precast Concrete Lifting Accessories Amifast Page 1

Shop online. Precast concrete lifting accessories: anchors, lifting eyes, lifting clutches and more at an affordable price. Best value in the industry.

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PD CEN/TR 15728:2016 Design and use of inserts for lifting ...

PD CEN/TR 15728:2016 Design and use of inserts for lifting and handling of precast concrete elements Publication Year 2016 Document Status Latest version of document. Abstract Recommendations for selection and use. Intended for use during transient situations for lifting and handling and not for the service life of the structure. Covers design principles, action on inserts,

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Safe work with precast concrete WorkSafe

13/11/2018  4 Lifting inserts and lifting insert systems for precast concrete elements. EDGE- OR FACE-LIFTING. Face-lifted precast concrete elements that are to be fixed vertically should be designed to hang no more than 10 degrees from the vertical. If this isn’t possible, consider using edge-lifting or a combination of face-lifting and edge-lifting. Lifting anchors for precast concrete elements may be ...

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VDI/BV-BS 6205 Blatt 3 - Lifting inserts and lifting ...

This guideline is valid for the production, placing on the market, design and application of lifting inserts and lifting systems for the lifting and handling of precast concrete elements. Lifting systems consist of a lifting insert permanently anchored in the precast concrete component and the corresponding lifting accessory and sling gear which are temporarily attached to the insert.It is ...

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Questions from the Field - National Precast Concrete ...

Lifting inserts used in precast concrete products must be verified for capacity and must have an adequate factor of safety for lifting and handling products. Safety factors include the various forces acting on the device, including form release suction, impact and the various positions of the product during handling. The capacity of commercial lifting devices must be marked on the devices or ...

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Pre-Cast Concrete - Mobile cranes and lifting equipment.

2.2 Precast Element Design 14 2.3 Bracing Design 20 2.4 Construction Methods 22 2.5 Lifting Inserts and Lifting Clutches 25 Part 3. Manufacture 28 3.1 Pre-Production 28 3.2 Production 31 Part 4. Transportation, Handling and Erection 36 4.1 Erection Platform 36 4.2 Erection Preparation 36 4.3 Rigging 37 4.4 Cranes 37 4.5 Erection Crew 38 4.6 ...

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Safe work with precast concrete — Lifting Matters

21/01/2020  Lifting insert systems should have a minimum guaranteed factor of safety of 2.5 to 1 against failure of the anchor, the concrete, or any reinforcing to which the insert relies upon for its anchorage. For instance, an insert for a 10 tonne working load must not fail at less than 25 tonnes when installed in accordance with the manufacturer’s and engineer’s specifications. Lifting clutches ...

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Calculation of Actions on Lifting Inserts - DSI Artéon

The number and position of inserts (number of efficient points). Precast unit weight The weight to lift has to be calculated taking into consideration the weight of the precast element, but also all the other parts lifted with the precast unit (formworks, preassembled parts). Actions from adhesion to the mould The adhesion effort q adh is present at time of the first lifting, it is function of ...

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1926.704 - Requirements for precast concrete ...

Precast concrete wall units, structural framing, and tilt-up wall panels shall be adequately supported to prevent overturning and to prevent collapse until permanent connections are completed. 1926.704(b) Lifting inserts which are embedded or otherwise attached to tilt-up precast concrete members shall be capable of supporting at least two times the maximum intended load applied or transmitted ...

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Structural precast lifting guidelines JP Building ...

World-renowned as leading safety and quality in the lifting and handling of precast concrete components. 23.07.2019 . Structural Precast Lifting Guideline. Jeremy Wedge of JP Building Systems looks at a new guideline for lifting inserts and systems to enhance the safe lifting of precast

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VDI/BV-BS 6205 BLATT 3 - Lifting inserts and lifting ...

This series of guidelines provides regulations for the production, placing on the market, design and application of lifting inserts and lifting insert systems for the lifting and handling of precast concrete elements. Lifting insert systems consist of a lifting insert permanently anchored in the precast element and the corresponding lifting key that hooks temporarily on to the embedded lifting ...

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Safe work with precast concrete WorkSafe

13/11/2018  4 Lifting inserts and lifting insert systems for precast concrete elements. EDGE- OR FACE-LIFTING. Face-lifted precast concrete elements that are to be fixed vertically should be designed to hang no more than 10 degrees from the vertical. If this isn’t possible, consider using edge-lifting or a combination of face-lifting and edge-lifting. Lifting anchors for precast

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BS PD CEN/TR 15728:2016

BS PD CEN/TR 15728:2016 provides recommendations for the choice and use of cast-in steel lifting inserts, hereafter called 'inserts' for the handling of precast concrete elements. They are intended for use only during transient situations for lifting and handling, and not for the service life of the structure. The choice of insert is made according to the lifting capacity of their part ...

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Utility Anchors Amifast

The Utility Anchor is a versatile and economical insert for the lifting and handling of precast concrete elements. The ease of installation and high safe working load are some of the many benefits of this insert. Item Specifications. AC 90S (lbs) 8430. AC 90T (lbs) 4560. Anchor ID. 5/6. Foot Diameter. 1-5/8. Height. 3-3/4. Panel Size . 5" Recess Former ...

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THREADED SYSTEMS FOR LIFTING 02 - CFS Fixings

Design and use of inserts for lifting and handling of precast concrete elements CEN / TC 229 (European Committee For Standardization) Draft July 2013 VDI / BV-BS 6205 April 2012 Lifting inserts and liftings inserts systems for precast concrete elements: principles, design, applications MD 2006/42/EC Machinery guidelines - 17 May 2006 d L e g Part No Zinc Plated

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lifting equipment, number of inserts, chains and lengths thereof determining sling angle (β). Anchor Load Calculation When designing the lifting for a precast unit, all the forces that the unit and the anchors will be subjected to at all points of handling must be considered. When de-moulding, the adhesion to the mould must be calculated along with the factors for both the lifting

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CEN/TR 15728 : 2016 DESIGN AND USE OF INSERTS FOR LIFTING ...

5 Actions on inserts 6 Design of lifting inserts and anchorage in concrete by calculation 7 Design of lifting inserts and anchorage in concrete by testing 8 Lifting and handling instructions Annex A (informative) - Information to be given by the insert supplier Annex B (informative) - Use of Supplier's recommendations

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Ancon Unilift Systems Ancon

The Unilift Lifting System consists of a range of lifting anchors, clutches and recess formers used for the safe, fast and efficient handling of a wide range of precast concrete items during manufacture, transport and installation. Unilift components are available in 6 load classes with working loads reaching from 1.3t - 32t.

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Method Statement for Precast Concrete Fabrication and ...

23/09/2020  a) De-mould and strip the precast units off the mould once they have attained the required lifting strength or as per approved design. The lifting strength is determined by crushing one Concrete cube at 8 hours after casting. The crushing results for every batch of cast units are reflected on the Daily Cube Crushing Data. At the time of lifting, visually check the cast.

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