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SFA 7th Edition Headwall Gratings

SFA 7th Edition Headwall Gratings

Althon now offer a range of Sewers for Adoption Specification gratings for pipe outfalls. These gratings are available as stand-alone items or pre-fitted to our concrete headwalls.

Manufactured in accordance with the latest Sewers for Adoption Edition (7) Water UK/WRc PLC guidance, the width of the Gratings is the outside diameter (OD) of the pipe plus a minimum of 270mm. The Grilles are side hinged with a padlock facility.

Althon SFA 7th Edition Gratings are fully galvanised after manufacture in accordance with BS EN 1461.

For more information please contact our Sales Team : or by phone on 01603 488700.  

Date Posted: Nov. 29, 2012, 3:30 p.m.
Althon Manhole Pipe Saftey Chains

Althon Manhole Pipe Saftey Chains

Althon have launched a range of Manhole Pipe Safety Chains.

Althon Manhole Safety Chains should be secured across the sewer pipe on the downstream side to prevent anyone being swept away whilst in the manhole. 

Althon Manhole Pipe Chains comply with Sewers for Adoption 7th Edition and the Civil Engineering Specification for the Water Industry.  Each kit comprises two Dynaset M8 Anchors, two M8 Eyebolts, two Carbine Snap Hooks and the requisite length of chain. Each kit is available in Galvanised Mild Steel or Stainless Steel.

Sales Team: 01603 488700


Date Posted: Oct. 26, 2012, 3:30 p.m.
Althon Supply Headwall with 1000mm Wastop

Althon Supply Headwall with 1000mm Wastop

Althon have recently supplied one of our H20CB Headwall units with a 1000mm Wastop flow control device Pre-Fitted.

The unit was supplied to a waster water treatment works, enabling the contractor to quickly and easily undertake the installation.

For more information on our range of precast concrete headwalls and flow control equipment please contact our Sales Team.

Telephone : 01603 488700

Email :

Date Posted: Oct. 4, 2012, 3:30 p.m.
Althon Supplies Island of St Helena

Althon Supplies Island of St Helena

Althon are pleased to have supplied our HD4000 Channel to the Island of St Helena.

St Helena is one of the most isolated islands in the world. For centuries, it was an important stop over for ships sailing to Europe from Asia and South Africa. The British also used the island as a place of exile, most notably for Napoleon.

Saint Helena is Britain's second oldest remaining colony (now termed overseas territory) after Bermuda. 

Date Posted: July 27, 2012, 3:31 p.m.
Althon Launch 2nd Edition USB Stick

Althon Launch 2nd Edition USB Stick

Date: 31st May 2012

Althon are pleased to announce the launch of their 2nd Edition USB Stick.

Our USB Stick comes pre-loaded with all of our standard product drawings in CAD and PDF format as well as our product brochures.

The latest incarnation of this popular specification tool also doubles up as a handy bottle opener. It is ideal for use at offices parties or when toasting the completion of another successful project.

Enjoy responsibly. 

Date Posted: May 31, 2012, 3:31 p.m.