Surface external drainage is becoming increasingly important in the public industrial and private areas including schools and universities, service stations, sports fields and shopping centres. Different factors need to be taken into account when installing suitable drainage systems – terrain, loading and safety, as well as aesthetic and performance aspects need to be considered. By offering a comprehensive range with many possible combinations, Civil and General Distributors are able to provide an optimum individual and economic solution for every field of application.
Polymer concrete modular channel, grates, sumps and pits are specified by leading civil and hydraulic consultants throughout the world. Polymer concrete is a material that has compressive and flexural strength when compared to concrete.
An alternative to polymer concrete are channels made of Glass fibre Reinforced Polyester (GRP) which is extremely tough and exceptional value for money. GRP is a sturdy high-tech material perfectly adapted for construction purposes. The GRP channels are light weight which reduces labour for installation and transport costs.
A variety of heelguard grates/covers including ductile iron (class D), galvanised iron (class D), and galvanised steel mesh (class D) are all available to suit and complement the MEA channels. Heelguard stainless steel grates are also available including wedge wire.