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Australia's widest range of Access Covers

ACO Polycrete manufacture a range of high quality access covers which, whilst providing speedy and easy access to underground services, enable decorative floor finishes to be maintained with minimal interference.

During recent years, the ACO Group has expanded its access cover business to become a world leader. As part of its growth, ACO has placed particular emphasis in the area of single and multiple manhole covers and recessed steel covers. Amongst the ACO Group of Companies, the manufacturing facilities of Passavant and AWK in Germany have developed a variety of product solutions which provide ACO Polycrete access to proven quality and innovation.

1. Standard Products

Rhinocast - ductile iron cover & frames
A comprehensive range of circular, square and rectangular access covers manufactured from ductile iron to AS1831 and in full compliance with AS3996 (Standards Mark Lic 2646). Covers come in a choice of solid top or recessed and are available in single part, 2 part, 3 part, trench run and multipart configurations. Brass & stainless edging are options for aesthetic applications. Fire rated systems are also available.

Configure your own system with ACO's ACCTRIX Rhinocast Multipart Configurator

Urbanfil - steel cover & frames
A comprehensive range of Australian made steel recessed access covers for use in general purpose applications to accommodate concrete, tiles, brick pavers and most other floor/slab toppings. These precision manufactured systems are available in single part, 2 part, 3 part, trench run and multipart configurations. Special sizes can be manufactured to special order.

SAKU cover and frame system SAKU cover and frame system

ACO’s SAKU cover and frame system is designed to comply with Australian urban industry requirements. The product consists of a lightweight thermoplastic cover and ductile iron frame with an EPDM rubber seal. Optional HDPE riser (make-up) rings may be used to raise the access cover to finished surface levels. The SAKU cover and frame system has been appraised by the Water Services Association of Australia (WSAA). The cover lifting weight is less than 9kg, minimising lifting injuries.

Hermelok - composite cover & frames
A range of single part access covers manufactured from durable resin composite with excellent chemical resistance. These anti-slip covers, load tested to EN124 are lighter than traditional cast iron covers and are locked down with unique twist action bolts. All systems contain a double hermetic seal for a superior gas, odour & water tight seal.

2. Specialty Access Covers

Assisted Lift Cover & Frames
A range of assisted lift covers for applications where frequent access to utilities or machinery beneath is required. Covers are tested to EN124 and are available for all loadings in various styles and sizes

SAKU cover and frame system



ACO’s Technical Services Department will provide assistance on all aspects of access covers selection and installation.

Services include:

1. Multipart Scheduling
2. Rebate and cover scheduling drawings
3. Installation drawings.

For further information, see Technical Support page.


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