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Soakaway Crates: Aquacrate 20 tonne soakaway crate - 1m x 1m x 0.4m (400 litres/0.4m3 per crate)

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£59.99 (£49.99 ex VAT)
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£59.99 (£49.99 ex VAT)
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Our soakaway crates (Aquacrate 400) clip together to form a load-bearing underground water storage/attenuation system. This product can bear up to 20 tonnes and is 1m x 1m x 0.4m in size. It can hold 0.4m3 per crate.

We can also offer an installation service if required.

Aquacrate 400 Specification 20 Tonne (1)

Full Description

Our popular and cost-effective soakaway crates (Aquacrate 400) provide the ideal stormwater management solution.

Helping you meet SUDS requirements
Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS) is a vital consideration for all new building developments regardless of size. For example, planning permission now has to be sought for the installation of traditional impermeable surfaces in front gardens (such as driveways, paving) over 5sqm in size. A solution to this is to make the area permeable through the use of permeable paving or asphalt, or by simply installing an effective soakaway system.

Our soakaway crates offer the perfect stormwater management solution – they help prevent flooding during periods of heavy rainfall by holding back excess water and then gently releasing it back into watercourses. This gentle release prevents local sewer networks and watercourses from becoming overwhelmed and flooding.

As well as stormwater attenuation, our soakaway crates can also be used for greywater storage.

Designed to be eco-friendly, our soakaway crates are made from recycled polypropylene and are recyclable at end of use, helping you meet sustainability targets.

What are the advantages of our Soakaway Crates?

- Assembled ready to install with up to 72M3 on a full load
- Available in different configurations to meet specific load requirements
- Available with high load-bearing capability able for HGV traffic
- Simple and fast to install with 2.5 units per M3
- Modular size of 1m x 1m plan x 400mm height ensures great versatility in both size and shape of storage
- Lightweight units under 20kg remove the need for mechanical handling
- Manufactured in the UK to ISO 9001 Quality Standards
- Why use our Soakaway Crates?
- Prevents extreme peak flows to main drainage and water purification systems
- Rainwater is “cleaned” by the geotextile surround
- Decreases possibility of flooding during heavy rainfalls
- Allows development of difficult sites by using attenuation / water storage
- Decreases environment problems caused by the development
- For water storage for subsequent use in toilets, watering plants, cleaning vehicles and other grey water usages
- We offer an Installation Service for Soakaway Crates

If you need a complete package, we can also design, supply and install your stormwater management system for you. Our team of experienced and professional installation experts can provide you with a cost-effective package. Call us on 0121 351 3230 for advice.

Technical Specification

Capacity (litres): 0.4m3

Load / Load Rating: 20 tonnes

Width (mm): 1m

Length (mm): 1m

Installation Service

We can also offer an installation service for our stormwater attenuation, rainwater harvesting, water storage and sewage treatment solutions. Get in touch here.

Contact Us

Our team of experts are available and ready to speak to you. You can contact us or call us directly on 0121 351 3230. Available Mon-Friday 8am-5pm.

Further questions?

Our team of specialists are here to help. We install many of our products so can provide real-world advice. We also offer a free take-off service if required.

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