Multi-anchor concrete post-tensioning system

(11) EP 3 712 342 A1

(22) 19.03.2020

(43) 23.09.2020 Bulletin 2020/39

(57) A system for use with a post-tensioning concrete anchor may comprise a connector anchor including a bore therethrough, the bore including a first frustoconical portion, the connector anchor adapted to bear on the post-tensioning concrete anchor, and a coupler. The cou­pler may comprise a coupler body including a bore there­through, the bore including a second frustoconical portion that is oriented oppositely to the first frustoconical portion, and a connector having a bore therethrough and configured to receive the coupler body therein, the connector adapted to mechanically engage the connector anchor such that a tensioning force can be transmitted from the coupler body to the connector anchor via the connector. A method of using the system may allow a second con­crete section to be poured adjacent to a first concrete section before the first concrete section has been stressed.

(71) Sorkin, Felix, L. Stafford, TX 77477 (US)

(84) Designated Contracting States: AL AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO RS SE SI SK SM TR Designated Extension States: BA ME
Designated Validation States: KH MA MD TN

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