CPD Accredited Training

We are delighted to announce that our sister company ABC Anchors is now an approved Continuing Professional Development (CPD) training provider.

Being CPD accredited ensures that the training offered by ABC Anchors meets strict standards and quality benchmarks, whilst also demonstrating our continued commitment to education within the construction industry. Attending any of our training courses counts towards achieving your annual professional CPD quota as a Fellow, Associate, Chartered, Incorporated, Graduate or Technician member with all of the relevant professional institutions.

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Confor Woodland Show 2017

Autoguide Equipment and ABC Anchors would like to thank everyone that joined us at the Confor Woodland Show last week. We hope you all enjoyed the show as much as we did; we were definitely glad that there was slightly less rain and mud than the last trade show we attended!

If you saw us at the show, you probably noticed that we are celebrating our 40th anniversary this September! We have been celebrating in a number of ways, including building a special edition Midi Postmaster, as well as handing out some free gifts at the stand. We are happy to report that our gift bags, including a bottle of ‘Ruby’ port were very well received, although some of the staff here are a little disappointed about the lack of leftovers!

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Autoguide Sponsor University of Bath Project

Autoguide Equipment recently sponsored a project at the University of Bath within the Mechanical Engineering Department. As part of the third year of study, students undertake a group design and business project to develop an idea, design a product and produce a business plan. Autoguide have had an idea for a small self-propelled machine that is capable of installing screw piles so proposed the idea and two teams of 6 students worked against each other to develop the best design.

The students recently presented their work at the Design Exhibition where we were very impressed with their work. The detailed design showed how much effort and work they had put into the project, with some very promising results. The design team now await the detailed reports to decide whether either design is feasible for production!

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Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Bath

Torque Heads

Screw Pile Torque Heads

Autoguide's range of Torque Heads for Screw Pile installation include both hand-held and excavator versions. Autoguide also design and manufacture custom and large Torque Heads such as the 210XV, the largest in Europe.

These market leading torque heads are ideal for installing ABC Anchor's Screw Piles.

If you are unsure which product is most suitable, or simply want to discuss your requirements – Please don’t hesitate to contact us!

Hand-held Portable Screw Pile Installers

400H Portable Anchor Driver

Hydraulic Hand-held through head 4kNm pile installer.

Quiet, vibration free operation. Forward and reverse control on the unit itself.

Telescopic torque reaction arm.

400H portable Anchor Installer

Specifications

Model 400H
Max working pile load 60kN

 

650H Portable Anchor Driver

Hydraulic Hand-held through head 6.5kNm pile installer.

Uses industry standard powerpack. High strength steel construction.

 

 

 

ABC650H 76R Anchor Installer

Specifications

Model 650H
Max working pile load 97kN
ABC650H 76R Anchor Installer


 

Excavator Mounted Screw Pile Installers

Features

Fixed speed units tailored for excavators

Widely used throughout the industry

Choice of boom or Gimbal mounting

Approved by all leading manufacturers

Installation torques from 5,000Nm to 25,000Nm

Gimbal mounts improves operator safety also allowing horizontal loading of piles

The following torque heads are used to install ABC Anchors screw piles, there are 3 sizes or torque heads depending on the size of the piles you are installing.

60R and 60RL

76R and 76RL

 

500X / XG Torque Head

Choice of mounting brackets allows the 500X to be fitted to excavators from 1.5 to 6 tonnes, and allows anchor installation at a wide range of angles.

Specifications

Model 500X
Screw Pile Type 60R
Maximum Torque 5,000Nm
Oil Flow 150 litres/min
Working Pressure 200 BAR
500X installing 60R anchors for a Grand Design project by Facit Homes


 

1600 X Torque Head

Choice of mounting brackets allows the 1600X to be fitted to excavators from 4 to 7 tonnes, and allows anchor installation at a wide range of angles.

1600X Torque Head for 76R Screw Piles

Specifications

Model 1600X
Screw Pile Type 76R
Maximum Torque 16,000/25,000 Nm
Oil Flow 100 litres/min (max)
Working Pressure 200 BAR
76R Conical Anchor installation for wind turbines. 1800X Torque Head


 

2500 X / XG Torque Head

Choice of mounting brackets allows the 2500X to be fitted to excavators from 4 to 10 tonnes, and allows anchor installation at a wide range of angles.

2500X with Gimbal bracket ideal for 89R Screw Piles

Specifications

Model 2500XG
Screw Pile Type 89R
Maximum Torque 25,000 Nm
Oil Flow 150 litres/min
Working Pressure 200 BAR
2500X Torque Head installing 89R Screw Piles for Underpinning

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Torque Head Range Brochure