New product to connect wall elements

Peikko launches single wire connection loop

› Peikko Group launches a new product for the connection of pre-cast wall elements. The “PVL” single wire connection loop is – according to the manufacturer – best-in-class in its category due to accurate 90 degree positioning during the erection process. Thus, the product enables optimized and safest final structure when wall elements are connected to each other.

Peikko’s patented PVL-product has national approval for static loads and has gone through a rigorous testing program at the VTT Technical Research Institute of Finland. The product becomes available in all countries where Peikko has operations and it is already in test-use with a number of key customers.

“The optimized and safe design of our new wire loop product will bring clear benefits to our pre-cast customers and their assembly crews working on building sites. Peikko launches the product in more than 20 countries simultaneously”, states Topi Paananen, CEO of Peikko Group Corporation. ¢

Related articles:

Issue 2013-08 Peikko Group

Connections for precast sandwich walls

Peikko PVL Connecting Loops are single-wire loops to connect the vertical joints of precast wall panels to each other. They can also be used for wall-to-column joints. PVL loops make wall installation...


Peikko launches Eco Galvanization® method

Method is said to improve costs, lead time and is environmentally friendly Peikko Group launches during fall 2010 a new method for protecting steel against corrosion: Peikko ECO Galvanization®. This...

Issue 2016-04

Protective element, concrete element, and method for producing a concrete element

(10) US 2016/0053614 (22) Feb.18,2015 (43) Feb. 25, 2016 (71) Herrenknecht AG, Schwanau, (DE) (57) The invention relates to a protective element for connecting to a concrete element (10) of a tunnel...

Issue 2020-08 Peikko Group Corporation

New Director standards and approvals nominated

Dr. Thomas Sippel, former Managing Director of the ECS Association, has been nominated as Director, Codes and Approvals, at Peikko Group Corporation starting 1st of August 2020. He will represent...

Issue 2015-01 Peikko Group Corporation

New at Bau 2015

Peikko Group is a leading global supplier of concrete connections and composite structures. It is a family-owned and run company with over 1,200 professionals. Peikko was founded in 1965 and is...