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Shore Hire’s Engineered Block is a mass counterweight system with the ability to connect to the full range of Shore Hire’s Propping products.

Each face of this block has a shore400 connector plate at its centre which can be adapted to bolt into all of Shore Hire’s propping products. The ability to bolt into these connector plate eliminates the need for constant pre and re-drilling of holes and allows this system to maintain its integrity and mass for far longer than a traditional concrete counterweight.

The galvanised steel shell with concrete internal mass provides a robust, weather resistant counterweight anchor block that can be used for:

  • Counterweight Applications.
  • Power pole propping support.
  • Facade retention support.
  • Roof tie-down subject to uplift.
  • Temporary pad footing substitution.
Engineered Block Specifications
Description Dimensions
Length 1180mm
Width 916mm
Height 1050mm
Weight 2000kg
  • 5 tonne rated lifting eyes.
  • Ability to stack and pin to achieve greater mass.
  • Galvanised steel shell for corrosion resistance and robustness.
  • Shore 400 connection plate on each face.
  • Ability to connect Shore 1000, Shore 100, Tilt Props, and Titan Props via proprietary adaptor brackets.
Engineered Block Specifications
Description Dimensions
Length 1180mm
Width 916mm
Height 1050mm
Weight 2000kg
  • Counterweight Applications.
  • Power pole propping support.
  • Facade retention support.
  • Roof tie-down subject to uplift.
  • Temporary pad footing substitution.

The Engineered Block can be delivered standalone or as as part of our comprehensive full-service solution. This includes:

  • Free on-site assessment
  • Engineering design
  • Delivery

 

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