Features & Benefits
Long Life Product
Upstand covers are hot dip galvanised to BS EN ISO 1461. For increased longevity and aggressive environments a superior galvanising finish can be used to give a 100 (min) or 140 (min) micron zinc coating.
Safe to Lift
Covers are hinged and the opening aided by steel springs. Each cover is manufactured so that the cover will rise slowly or with minimal effort. Cover lifting can also be assisted with gas struts.
Bespoke Sizes Available
Cubis can assist at all stages of a project, from site survey to installation guidance to provide the best solution for the project.
Badged with Customer Information
Covers can be badged with information to allow for identification by operatives.
Covers are optimised for safety during use with a safety stay that prevents the cover leaf from slamming shut when in use. Cubis has designed a number of fall-protection options including; Hinged, Drop-in and Split systems. Safety grids can be fitted with a failsafe lock back catch.
From Design to Build
Cubis can assist at all stages of a project, from site survey to installation guidance.
Steel covers are designed by an in-house team using the latest technology which allows for 3D models to be shared with the client for collaborative working. Parts can be tested using Finite Element Analysis software to understand how the products perform under load.
Manufacturing takes place in Cubis’ 400m² modern facility by experienced fabricators.
Covers are manufactured from a minimum of 4mm thick structural steel plate and are hot dip galvanised to BS EN ISO 1461.
Upstand covers can be designed to meet the vertical load classes of A15, B125 and C250 set by EN124.
A15: Suitable for: pedestrians only areas
B125: Suitable for: footways, pedestrian areas and comparable areas, car parks or parking decks.
C250: Suitable for: kerbside channels
Options & Accessories
Upstand access covers can be supplied with the following accessories:
Bespoke customer details can be included in the badge for identification and awareness.
Access covers can be powder-coated for aesthetic purposes.
Cubis has designed a number of fall protection options including: Walk on, hinged, drop-in and split. Grids are also fitted with a fail safe lock back catch.