Title: Anchorage of Engineered Structures--Steel Anchors
Author(s): James H. Scott
Publication: Symposium Paper
Appears on pages(s): 161-170
Keywords: adhesives; anchorage; anchors; bolts; concretes; epoxy resins; excavation; foundations; loads (forces); rock anchors; rock (material); rock mechanics; rods; steels; tunnels (transportation)
The fundamental aspects of anchor bolting are presented. Included are: use of anchor bolts to reinforce rock strata, as opposed to the passive support of artifical structures; importance of installed tension in the bolts; method of field testing the anchorage capacity of anchor bolts, and description of the various types of anchor bolts.