Surespan designed and manufactured a large floor access hatch for the Westfield Shepherds Bush shopping centre in London.
The Westfield Group developed the shopping complex for £1.6 billion and became one of London’s largest covered retail developments at 2.6 million square feet with 5 floors.
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Located in Westfield’s large bright and airy atrium, Surespan designed and manufactured a double leaf flush floor hatch to fit a structural opening of 21ft 4″ by 14ft 9″.
The hatch can withstand an axle loading of 2500 kilograms and the recessed lid features a 2″ deep pan suitable for 1″ of granite infill.
This floor access hatch is operated in sequence by hydraulic cylinders, with an electrically driven power pack.