Comparable to the term fastening technology, whereby the word anchoring has its origins in heavy-duty fastening technology.
Therefore, this term can also be reduced to the heavy-duty support and retaining anchors with load levels above 2.5 kN.
The term was used very often 20 - 30 years ago, but nowadays it is less and less in circulation.
There is also the danger of confusion with anchor technology in shipbuilding, whereby MODERSOHN also manufactures stainless steel components for shipbuilding.
see also: fastening technology, assembly systems made of stainless steel, connection technology, composite anchors