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Composite Access Covers

Lightweight for easy and safe manual removal, without compromising on strength.

Ideal for access to sewage systems, underground pipework, drainage networks, electrical junction boxes, water treatment plants and commercial fuel storage.



Heavy Duty D400 Composite Manhole Covers
Benefits
  • Easy and safe manual removal
  • Lifting aid eliminates back injury and crushed fingers
  • Wide range of sizes available
  • Load ratings from B125 to F900 (EN 124)
  • Exceeds DOT H20 and H25 load requirements
  • Watertight with proven performance under load
  • Composite is lightweight, strong and unlike concrete will not crumble or crack
  • Non-metallic, non-corrosive, non-conductive and will not spark
  • Excellent insulator against heat
  • Unaffected by underground gases and most chemicals
  • Incredibly strong monolithic structure that will not delaminate
  • Eliminates risk of theft due to no scrap/re-sale value
  • Range of UV stable colours available that will not flake or crack
  • Security locks available

Cost Benefit Summary
  • The Fibrelite cover will be a one-time charge as it will not be stolen for scrap value
  • Covers will not corrode or need to be painted
  • No hinges or mechanical parts which will seize up or fail and need replacing
  • Very low maintenance
  • Lightweight, zero risk of back/finger injuries (zero cost from employee insurance claims)
  • Covers will not leave a dangerous open hole in the ground (zero cost from public injury claims)
FL140-FL90-FL76

Fibrelite and Competitor’s Covers Tested for Deflection
Load Rating Standards
Light to Mid Duty Covers
SLD (A15)
Super Light Duty
Capable of withstanding loads of up to 3,400lb / 1.5 tonnes
For use in areas where only pedestrians have access.

MLD
Medium Light Duty
Capable of withstanding loads of up to 11.2lb / 5 tonnes

For use in raised curb locations where light vehicular access is a possibility.
LD (B125)
Light Duty
Capable of withstanding loads of up to 28,000lb / 12.58 tonnes

For use in car parking lots and pedestrian areas where only occasional vehicular access is likely.
SD (H20/C250)
Standard Duty
Capable of withstanding loads of up to 56,000lb / 25 tonnes
For use in car parking lots, gas stations / forcourts, industrial sites and areas with slow moving traffic.
Heavy Duty Covers
HD (H25/D400)
Heavy Duty
Capable of withstanding loads of up to 90,000lb / 40 tonnes
For use in areas with frequent bus or heavy truck traffic, including carriage ways, hard shoulders and pedestrian areas.
SHD (E600)
Super Heavy Duty
Capable of withstanding loads of up to 135,000lb / 60 tonnes

For use in areas where high wheel loads are imposed such as loading areas.

EHD (F900)
Extreme Heavy Duty
Capable of withstanding loads of up to 202,000lb / 90 tonnes
For use in areas where extremely high wheel loads are imposed such as docks.