Gravity drainage means the flat roof is drained via drains using an inclined pipe system. The pipes are partly filled with water. The maximum filling level may not be exceeded: h/d=0.7 for collecting and mains pipes and f=0.33 for downpipes.
The new Ultraflat 54 and Ultraflat 79 floor drain is available from EDT Eurodrain KESSEL Technology. Lowest installation height on the market Even easier to install Even safer to use The minimum installation height makes the Ultraflat floor drain ideal for renovation work and new construction. Characterised by its very low-profile design, the bathroom drain […]
In order to protect our groundwater, it is important that oil and fuel separators are used where the rainwater or wastewater could be polluted with oils or hydrocarbons that are difficult to dissolve. It is essential to use oil/fuel separators at petrol stations, car washes, vehicle repair workshops and in fact any place where machines […]
Backwater occurs again and again. Many builders and home owners are at risk of backwater damage. Property and asset damage due to backwater and flooding has never been greater than it is today. In addition, municipalities and insurance companies do not accept any responsibility and are not liable in case of damage. Yet protection against […]
Grease separators should be installed in all locations where greases and oils from plant or animal origin are required to be removed from the wastewater stream. This applies to commercial and industrial applications, for example:
All the outlet pipes from drainage fixtures in buildings (washing machines, showers, toilets etc.) are connected to the sewer, forming a linked pipe system. If the wastewater cannot flow freely through the sewer e.g. after heavy rainfall or due to blockages in the sewer pipes, it is pushed back into the connected outlet pipes and […]
Safe and reliable draining from the basement to the roof. Powerful lifting stations take over the complete basement drainage in rooms below the backwater level, and pump wastewater from showers, toilets, washing machines or separators into the elevated public sewage system.
Current regulations recommend a lifting station for the drainage of buildings even if natural gravity drainage is available. A lifting station is, of course, a must if the collected wastewater is below public sewer level and needs to be lifted to sewer level, hence the name lifting station.
Ecoguss® is a new material that is becoming more and more accepted. Drains made from Ecoguss® combine all the advantages of polymer drains, such as low weight and no corrosion, with the advantages of cast iron drains, such as sound insulation and heat resistance, but without having to accept their specific disadvantages. For this reason, […]
The Aqualift F Basic lifting station is an economic solution for domestic wastewater disposal. It is designed to handle wastewater with and without sewage for free-standing installation in frost-free rooms.
KESSEL’s complete range of grease separator systems for free-standing installation in frost-protected rooms or for underground installation is available from EuroDrain Technology in South Africa.
Lifestyle, relaxation, water, individuality, these are all themes that are integrated into today’s modern bathroom design. Designer taps, sinks, showerheads and tiles all play a role in creating an eye-catching bathroom. To complete the package, KESSEL offers architecturally designed and German-engineered shower drains and channels in a wide range of styles and choices.
Backwater damage is a threat to millions of homeowners and builders, and never has the damage caused by flooding and backwater been as costly as today. Many builders and homeowners remain unaware of the fact that they can and must protect themselves from backwater.
The InnoClean PLUS system is a decentralised wastewater treatment system which naturally treats domestic wastewater prior to release in drywells or local waters / streams.
KESSEL has expanded its Ecoguss® drain range to include flat roof drains, over and above the parking deck, yard and roof drains that the range currently includes. The products are available from EuroDrain Technology in South Africa.