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Heavy Duty Trench Covers

We recently had the pleasure of manufacturing a set of trench covers with a specification that lies far beyond that which would be considered “standard” within the grating industry.

The enquiry was for a highly customized set of heavy duty trench covers with the following specifications:

86 mm Bearer bar pitch, 40 mm Transverse bar pitch
80 x 4.5 mm Bearer bar
Overall Size 580 mm x 5400 mm
Hot Dipped Galvanized Finish

Our flexible manufacturing system allowed for the work to be completed well before the promised delivery date.

Whilst the majority of our enquiries are still for standard items, we continue to grow in efficiency in terms of producing and supplying custom grating work.

Aluminium Grating

We recently had an interesting enquiry from a customer. Their application was a lightweight, preferably non-ferrous solution to use as stands for plants and other garden materials. After some discussion of possible ways to meet their need in terms of design and materials, the customer decided on an aluminium grating which can be seen in the pictures above. The final result was very pleasing to both the customer, and ourselves. Should you require a custom grating solution. Please don’t hesitate to contact us.


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