Surespan Inc are a leading manufacturer of rooftop access solutions. We can custom make roof hatches to any size and for a variety of applications. From access to a rooftop terrace to large plant removal or maintenance hatches. They can be horizontal sliding, powered opening for easy operation, fire rated and even glazed hatches. All roof doors are thermally broken and insulated for the best performance and weathertight construction.
Custom made to order
All our roof hatches can be made to suit your project requirements.
3″ Insulation as standard with a thermally broken design.
Rated to IP66 for protection against dust and water ingress. Weathertightness Class A7.
Optional fire rating up to 4 hours to EN 1634-4 or 90 Minutes to UL-EU.
25dB Rated as standard or optional 45dB enhanced.
Our Roof Hatches can be manufactured to suit your project requirements, find a brief specification below.
|COVER:||Fully thermally broken manufactured with 3” insulation sandwiched within the aluminum 14 gauge frame and curb.|
|CURB:||Fully thermally broken and featuring 3” insulation as standard. Curb is 12” high with pre-drilled mounting flange. External aluminum liner cover insulation for easy onsite installation.|
|SEAL:||Double unbroken bubble and blade seal to lid.|
|HINGE:||Heavy duty continuous hinge|
|OPERATION:||Manual gas spring operation, electric or hydraulic options determined by the size and weight of the lid.|
|LOCKING:||Internal slam action Cablock with internal padlock hasp. External Handle also included.|
|FIRE RATING:||If required the hatch can be fire rated up to 4 hours.|
|FINISH:||Mill finish aluminum, polyester powder coating optional extra|
|SAFETY:||Various safety options can be specified depending on access requirements Including Ladder-Up Posts and Handrailing.|
Roof Hatch product downloads including data sheets, drawings and BIM models.
Most frequent questions our customers ask.
Yes! We can custom make roof hatches and egress doors to suit any size from small personnel and residential access to plant and equipment hatches! These can be as offered single or multipart lids.
We can offer powered opening hatches at any size. This can be operated by a key switch or push button and are ideal for large sizes or anywhere that wishes to make the process of climbing out of a hatch as simple and safe as possible. As standard, they are gas spring assisted opening which offers fingertip opening of the lid with a hold open stay to prevent from accidental closure.
As standard, our manual opening hatches come with an external handle that can be fitted with a padlock, internal padlock latch and a slam action cablock. Alternatively, they can be provided with a key locking deadlock.
We have a range of retractable loft ladders that can be specified with our roof hatches. The minimum size we recommend is 40″ x 40″ with the ladders suitable for a floor to ceiling height up to 11′-1″. For ladders over 11′, we can offer a custom made ladder with ceiling door suitable for up to 15′. This can also be electrically operated or fire rated as needed.
Our roof hatches can be offered with a Sureguard handrail with a self-closing gate. This is fixed to the curb of the hatch so no roof penetration is required. The guardrail can be powder coated to any color to improve visibility.
All of our hatches are sold with 3” insulation and fully thermally broken. They are manufactured to high standards. There is a standard curb liner to flash up the side of and a 12” curb.