ACO’s range of Access Cover & Frame Systems
ACO manufactures a range of high quality access covers which, whilst providing speedy and easy access to underground services, enable decorative floor finishes to be maintained with minimal interference.
Rhinocast® – Iron access covers
A comprehensive range of ductile iron covers and frames.
Available in single part, 2 part, 3 part, trench run and multipart configurations up to class G900kN (AS 3996). The range comprises circular, square and rectangular infill access covers manufactured from ductile iron in full compliance with AS 3996
A range of recessed mild steel cover systems for use with tiles, concrete and epoxy floors and pavers.
Available in single part, 2 part, 3 part, trench run and multipart configurations up to class B80kN (AS 3996) The range comprises square and rectangular infill access covers manufactured from hot dip galvanised steel. The steel base is fitted with reinforcing bars to provide flexural strength with concrete poured in situ.
Saku® is a WSAA appraised lightweight thermoplastic cover and ductile iron frame with an EPDM rubber seal.
Optional HDPE riser (make-up) rings may be used to raise the access cover to finished surface levels.
The cover lifting weight is less than 9kg, minimising lifting injuries.
A range of assisted lift covers for applications where frequent access to utilities or machinery beneath is required. Covers are tested to EN124 and are available for all loadings in various styles and sizes.
Typical applications include docks and ports; airports, industrial applications and frequently opened enclosures where equipment is installed.
Multipart and trench run access covers
A multipart access cover system comprises multiple standard covers seated both lengthways and widthways on a single frame. Beams are required to support the covers but are removable to provide full access.
A trench run access cover system comprises multiple covers seated lengthways on a single frame.
Decorative edging is optional for aesthetic applications.