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Innovative lifting system

Stewecon GmbH, 34454 Bad Arolsen, Germany


The Obelix lifting anchor is an innovative system that enables the safe and cost-efficient lifting and handling of reinforced-concrete elements. The reusable Obelix lifting clutch is designed for use by insertion into an under-cut lifting void which is formed by casting an Obelix void former into the concrete element or for application into cured concrete the lifting void is formed by under-cutting a diamond cored void with the Obelix under-cutting tool. When engaged the mechanical fingers on the lifting clutch wedge against the concrete at the base of the void enabling the load to be distributed over a wide area of concrete. The Obelix lifting anchor system enables precast reinforced-concrete components to be handled safely and economically using existing rigging and lifting equipment.

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Fritz-Monka-Str. 6, 34454 Bad Arolsen, Germany
T +49 5691 8067722, F +49 5691 8067724
info@stewecon.de, www.stewecon.de

CPi worldwide journals are trade journals for the concrete and precast concrete industry that are published in 11 different language editions in more than 170 countries. These trade journals, with their practical editorial reporting on research, production and applications, are specifically addressing the decision makers of the concrete and precast concrete industry.

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