Bilco UK

Introducing the comprehensive range of fully compliant, industrial grade fixed and retractable ladders from Bilco.

Key considerations for specification of Ladders

- Where will the ladder be used?
- What is the ladder going to be used with?
- What height should the ladder be?
- For retractable ladders – what is the height of the roof void?

Fixed Ladders

- Industrial grade, permanent ladder
- Safer alternative to moving ladders
- Used when occasional personnel access is required
- Manufactured to BS4211: 2005 + A1: 2008 standards
- Standard sizes cover a floor to ceiling height of 2 – 6 metres
- Option of aluminium or mild galvanised steel
- Ideal solution for permanent access to S-50TB, E-50TB, GS-50TB Roof Hatches and ESW-50REM Smoke Vent*
- Available with or without safety cage and guardrail
- Choice of ladder gate – hinged/hook/magnetic locking
*Fixed ladder with safety cage and guardrail is for external ladder access or where a ladder is used to move from one level to another without an access hatch.

Retractable Ladders

- Industrial grade retractable ladder
- Used where the floor space has to be clear in buildings such as hospitals, museums and schools
- Manufactured from die cast aluminium alloy to EN 14975
- Used to give permanent access to the CS-50TB Roof Access Hatch
- Option for supply with non-fire rated trap door or trap door with fire rating up to 90 minutes.
- Backboard and handrail options available.

Companionway Ladders

- Permanent, secure access to a roof hatch where the rise is less than 3 metres
- Compliant with recommendations of BS 5395: Part 3
- Standard sizes cover a floor to ceiling height of 1.5 – 3 metres
- Options - additional telescopic handrail/grab rail/extra step.

Stepover Ladders

- Provides safe access over roof-mounted obstructions, such as ducting, parapet walls or conduits, is required
- Compliant with Work at Height regulations
- Manufactured from aluminium or mild galvanised steel
- Free-standing unit or can be fixed to the roof
- Options for different types of decking – open mesh GRP/alloy/steel, solid alloy tread plate
- Roof Mounted Walkways
- Provide permanent safe access around the roof area
- Bespoke, modular construction
- Compliant with Work at Height Regulations
- Options for single/double handrail and toe boards
- Choice of fixings – pedestal/free standing/penetrative/raised seam

Key Features and Benefits

- Compliant with all relevant safety standards and accreditations
- Manufactured from corrosion resistant materials
- Standard sizes from stock
- Special sizes made to order
- Support available from knowledgeable Technical Department.

Typical applications:

Offices and commercial buildings, hospitals, educational institutions, industrial and public buildings.

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Bilco UK

Bilco UK

Established in America in 1926, Bilco has designed and manufactured access products for construction and engineering industries across the world.

In 1989, Bilco UK was set up to supply a comprehensive range of roof hatches, smoke vents,...
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