Analysis of anchoring attachments using FEM

The new issue of Structure Magazine brought an article explaining how the Component-based Finite Element Method (CBFEM) can be used to analyze a fixture and how the results can be interpreted for anchor design.

This article explains how finite element modeling can be used to analyze a fixture and how the results of this analysis can be interpreted for the design of a concrete anchorage.

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The article was prepared by Richard T. Morgan and Arif Shahdin from Hilti North America, supported by the IDEA StatiCa product development team.