ACO Building Drainage

Shipping & Handling Information

Transport and Handling
Transport and Handling

ACO Floor Drain

  • ACO floor drains are packed on framed pallets, protected by cardboard inserts, and PE foil. Individual products are packed in protective plastic net.
  • Outlet pipes are equipped with protective lids.
  • Floor drain tops and flanges are covered with protective blisters, which also protect the inside areas during installation. Individual products are packed in plastic protective net.
  • Handle the floor drain/floor drain parts with care. Any rough manipulation (like dragging along the ground, dumping off the truck..) can cause deformation and potentially cause product malfunctions. Contact with carbon steel may cause stainless steel corrosion.

 

ACO Trench Drain

  • The maximum transportable length of channel is 6 meters in case of container or air transport, the recommended maximum transport length is 2 meters. Long channels over 6 meters are divided in 6 meter sections with transport joins.
  • If one piece channel is required, the channel will have to be welded on site. Please contact our Sales/technical department.
  • ACO Trench Drain is for such requirement packed on framed/non-framed pallets fixed by plastic tape.
  • Products are protected by wooden inserts and frames, in some cases PE foil or bubble foil is used.
  • Articles are either wrapped separately in ACO paper box or placed loose within EUR pallet space. It is strongly recommended that channels/channel parts/accessories are transported in their original packaging to avoid damage and/or loss of parts.
  • Store on dry and flat surfaces.
  • Handle the channels/channel parts/accessories with care. Careful truck un/loading procedures are crucial. Any rough manipulation (like dragging along the ground, dumping off the truck, etc..) can cause deformation and potentially cause product malfunctions.
  • Contact with carbon steel may cause stainless steel corrosion.

 

ACO Grates

  • Standard grate length for ACO hygienic trench drain is 500 mm and 1,000 mm for ACO modular trench drain.
  • ACO grate is packed on framed pallets protected by cardboard inserts and PE foil.
  • Articles are either wrapped separately in ACO paper box or placed placed loose within EUR pallet space.
  • It is strongly recommended to transport gratings in their original packaging to avoid damage. Store on dry and flat surface.
  • Handle the gratings with care.
  • Any rough manipulation (like dragging along the ground, dumping off the truck..) can cause deformation and potentially cause product malfunctions.
  • Contact with carbon steel may cause stainless steel corrosion.