Walk on Glass Access Hatch

Surespan manufactured this HIACE/GWO aluminium, single leaf, flush floor access hatch for a company in London to fit structural opening 102.36 x 25.59in (hinged on the long side) recessed with TripleLite ‘Walk-on-glass’ infill divided into two panes. The lid is operated by two 24v DC actuators fitted to the underside of the lid.The TripleLite 34mm thick glass to suit pedestrian domestic loading only, 1.4 kN concentrated and 1.5 kN m2 UDL and a U value of 5.4 w/m2k.

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SAC Flush Floor Access Cover – Doha

Surespan manufactured and supplied this SAC Aluminium, single leaf, flush floor access cover to fit structural opening 1000 x 1000mm. The access cover comes complete with gas spring assisted, Aluminium chequer plate lid which locks in the open position with a safety hold open stay to prevent against accidental closure. Rated for Pedestrian loading only at FACTA Class ‘A’.

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Surespan get full Strike with Moreland Village Floor hatch

A private community in South Carolina’s Low country have unveiled Moreland Village. This residential development takes inspiration from its surrounding area, most of all its moss-covered oak trees surrounding the village which is sat within a mystical marshland.

Three top architecture firms worked together to create a living space that blossoms with an authentic community feel along with the classic Southern hospitality.

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stainless steel flush floor access cover

Accessing the new laboratories at Yale University

The Wright Lab (previosuly Wright Nuclear Structure Laboratory) used to be home to the most powerful Atom Smasher of its kind. Now, the Labs are undergoing a 3 year renovation project to re-purpose the facility and re-position them at the forefront of physics.

Surespan provided a stainless steel flush floor hatch to measure 9 ft x 15 ft (2743mm x 4572mm). The reinforced floor door supported a live slow moving wheel load of 17 Ton (US). As a result, the covers had to be operated via a hydraulic cylinder and an electrically driven power pack. The cover was finished in our SureGrip Non-Slip surface coating.

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