Ascent Step Units - Aluminium
Application

For use over ducting, pipe work, cable trays, gutters and parapet walls.

Description

Step units providing simple access solutions to complex access issues, including how to get over ducting, pipe work, cable trays, gutters and parapet walls without compromising the health and safety of the worker in line with the Work at Height Regulations (2005).

Investment in both design and manufacturing technology has enabled the creation of a step system designed in accordance with BS 4122-3:2016 Safety of Machinery- Permanent Means of Access to Machinery: Part 3 Stairs, Stepladders and guardrails and manufactured to BS EN ISO 3834-2 and BS EN 1090-1 and CE marked. This has produced a product which is both easy to specify and install.

Can be manufactured from either galvanized carbon steel or aluminium with freestanding feet. The step units are based on 800 mm wide treads and include handrails on both sides.

Features and benefits:

  • Offer the on-site adjustment required whilst giving the safety and finished appearance of a bespoke product.
  • Available as either 'Up and Onto' or 'Up and Over' and are complemented with a range of platforms to clear obstructions.
  • Supplied with freestanding feet enabling a safe and secure fit without roof penetration.
  • All Ascent™ products have been approved through the necessary safety and structural calculations and are supplied in compliance with BS EN ISO 3834-2 and BS EN 1090-1 and CE marked.

Applications:

For use over ducting, pipe work, cable trays, gutters and parapet walls.

General information

Material

Aluminium

Carbon steel

Finish

Galvanized

For carbon steel only.

Mill

For aluminium only.

Powder coated, BS or RAL

Insert requirement, consult manufacturer for information.

Color

Can be powdercoated to meet clients requirements

Features

General arrangement drawings provided, supplied flat pack, all fixings supplied, incorporates on-site levelling adjustment, handrails to both sides

Size

4000 x 2870 x 800 mm

407 x 2870 x 800 mm

WarrantyDescription

Standard Product Warranty

Uniclass 2015

Ss_35_10_30_40 Industrial stair systemsPrimary

CAWS

L35/150 Stair systems

Specification data - Industrial stair systems

Product Reference

Ascent™ Step Units

Height

Insert requirement, available in single flights up to 4000 mm and in multiple flights in 3000 mm increments (as BS 14122-3:2016).

Material

Aluminium

Carbon steel

Finish

Galvanized

For carbon steel only.

Mill

For aluminium only.

Powder coated, BS or RAL

Insert requirement, consult manufacturer for information.

Platform

-

Type

Up and onto

Up and over

Length

Insert requirement.

Drop (beyond obstruction)

Not applicable

For up and onto.

Required

For up and over, insert requirement.

Self-closing gates

Not applicable

Required

Insert requirement, consult manufacturer for information.

Standard product features

Tread width:

800 mm.

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