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Historic Chimney in Baku Will Be at the Heart of a New Shopping Complex Thanks to the Innovation of Newport Firm Cintec
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Historic Chimney in Baku Will Be at the Heart of a New Shopping Complex Thanks to the Innovation of Newport Firm Cintec

Cintec International is ensuring that a historic industrial chimney will be at the heart of The Twin Towers Port of Baku scheme. A demolition-threatened historic chimney in the Azerbaijan capital of Baku will now be the centre point of a multi-million pound new shopping complex thanks to the innovation of a Newport-based structural engineering firm. Cintec International has been commissioned to...

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CINTEC Technology Aids in Restoration of Award-Winning 12th Century Castle
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CINTEC Technology Aids in Restoration of Award-Winning 12th Century Castle

Restored Astley Castle recipient of prestigious Riba Stirling Prize for Architecture CINTEC International, a world leader in the field of structural masonry retrofit strengthening, repair, and preservation, announces that its patented anchors were used in the restoration of Astley Castle in Warwickshire. Following its renovations, Astley Castle was awarded the prestigious Riba Stirling Prize for...

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Dissipative Anchor protects buildings from seismic activity.

Designed for use with Cintec wall anchor system, dissipative wall anchor allows controlled and repairable drift for walls to manage amount of seismic energy fed into structure and thereby minimize damage to building. Product consists of stainless steel plates to which 4 bolts apply pressure, creating friction to adjustable degree. Built-in stops restrict sliding motion, and connectors link to...

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Cintec Protects People and Property Against Deadly Earthquakes
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Cintec Protects People and Property Against Deadly Earthquakes

Cintec North America, a world leader in the field of structural masonry retrofit strengthening, repair, and preservation, offers solutions to protect people and property against earthquakes. Seistec, a CINTEC Reinforcing Anchor System, is used for seismic repair or for retrofitting seismic upgrading of structures made of brick, stone, terracotta, adobe, or even timber. Seistec internally...

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How to Effectively and Efficiently Clean Heat Exchangers, Part I
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How to Effectively and Efficiently Clean Heat Exchangers, Part I

For refineries and petrochemical plants, cleaning heat exchangers is a dirty job but somebody has to do it. While there are many approaches on how to clean shell and tube heat exchangers, it is indisputable that the right method is absolutely critical for ensuring that equipment is fully operational. Otherwise, you could end up with a potential equipment shutdown, which will cost you time and money. In this three-part series, you will learn about the various benefits, methods, and obstacles involved in heat exchanger cleaning. Part one introduces the fundamentals of cleaning, as well as explores the pros and cons of on-site versus off-site services. Download the first of this three series to assist you in finding the best solution for your dirty job here.

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CINTEC Secures Contract to Preserve Government Building in Canada

Contract demonstrates the versatility of CINTEC's anchoring system CINTEC Worldwide, a world leader in the field of structural masonry retrofit strengthening, repair, and preservation, is pleased to announce winning a three-year contract to strengthen the façade of the Confederation Building, which overlooks St. John's in Newfoundland, Canada. This follows a contract to help preserve the world's...

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Concrete Anchor/Lift offers 40 ton total capacity.

MB Double Tee Anchor, with 10 ton lift capacity, also includes end bearing plate and lift head, with optional weld angle to facilitate effective tie back connection. Product is designed to self drain and can be used to lift beams, lintels, and spandrels. It is available in 15.5-36 in. anchor heights to support standard double or dapped tees.

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Anchoring System aids terra cotta repair and attachments.
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Anchoring System aids terra cotta repair and attachments.

CINTEC Design Anchor System stabilizes and strengthens terra cotta structure. Main steel body of anchor is surrounded by fabric sock. Anchor is placed in oversized drill hole joining materials to be anchored together, fluid grout is injected under pressure through middle of anchor. When it reaches remote end, it passes through flood holes into fabric sock, inflating assembly. System has 2-hr plus...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Roof Top Anchor helps prevent falls and structural damage.

DBI-SALA Permanent Roof Top Anchor features load distributing system that forces stanchion to tip over when fall-arrest level forces are exerted on it. This directs arresting forces to base and fasteners, ensuring safety of worker and preserving integrity of roof structure. Same design also allows anchor to be attached to approved roof structures without needing to fasten it to structural member....

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Self-Threading Anchor has ICBO listing.
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Self-Threading Anchor has ICBO listing.

Removable LDT(TM) anchor cuts its own threads into concrete and offers finished hex-washer head with anti-rotation serrations and anchor head stamped with length identification code. Requiring no cure time, anchor installs in two steps: drill a pilot hole; drive anchor into hole with 1/2 in. impact wrench. ICBO listing allows product use in applications where earthquakes are a concern. Suitable...

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