Fibrelite’s HS-20 load rated composite trench covers have been selected by one of the nation’s largest metropolitan electrical utilities for a high-profile rebuild of a 345 kV bulk power substation.Read More
This regional UK airport was looking for an upgrade for their access covers over the off-apron runway lighting pits. Fibrelite were singled out as an ideal supplier for this retrofit project due to the bespoke FRP GRP access covers they can offer as well as their industry leading strength to weight ratio.
Ease of access to the runway lighting pits off apron was of paramount importance as onsite staff have a window of approximately two minutes to effect maintenance and/or repair works between take offs and landings, including removing and replacing the access cover.
Key requirements for the new installation and issues with previous:
The Fibrelite technical team presented a bespoke, lightweight proposal comprised of yellow composite FRP GRP trench access covers retrofitted directly into the existing frames minimizing minimising upheaval to site and avoiding breaking concrete.
Key features of the Fibrelite solution:
The easy access solution provided by Fibrelite eliminates the need for any specialist personnel or machinery during maintenance or operation.
Key Fibrelite benefits at a glance: