Lift-Hinged Flood Gates

FLOOD GATES

Our Lift-Hinged Flood Gates Products

Flood Control International’s design of lift-hinge flood gates utilizes a unique ‘raise-swing-lower’ mechanism and does not require recessed ground channels, raised ground beams or ramps.  This makes the floodgates ideal for vehicle entrances and especially suitable for forklift or wheelchair access.

Even the widest flood gate designs can be operated by one person using the smooth winding lift action and the single point locking mechanism.  The aluminum construction also provides a far higher level of operator safety than heavy steel flood gate products.

Lift-Hinged Flood Gate Integration

These floodgates are available as single or double leaf and they can be integrated with a stop log system for wide openings in flood defenses.  Lift-hinge flood gate products are suitable for use in unmanned locations as they are fully lockable and come complete with anti-theft and vandal resistant features.

The components are manufactured from construction grade steel, stainless steel and aluminum and are virtually maintenance free.

Lift-Hinged Flood Gates

Lift-Hinged Flood Gates Durablity

The FCI flood gate range is designed for extreme weather durability to give a lifetime of service and with EPDM gaskets that reform even after prolonged periods of compression: the gates can, if required, be left closed indefinitely.  Where there is a need for floodgates greater than 14ft wide, we will manufacture the gates in steel to any size.

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FLOOD PREVENTION CASE STUDIES

Flood Gates at Power Station for Vehicle and Pedestrian Access

Utility Sites

Utility sites flood protection

In recent years, floods have highlighted the vulnerability of the UK’s critical infrastructure, when the Mythe Water treatment works was cut off by rising floodwaters and water supply to 350,000 people…

Bi-Fold Flood Gates Recessed at Water of Leith Flood Prevention Scheme

Water of Leith

Flood defences for Edinburgh

The Water of Leith is Edinburgh’s main river, flowing through the heart of the city and out to sea via the Firth of Forth. It has severely flooded several times, causing substantial damage. The City of Edinburgh awarded a…

Flip-up Flood Prevention Barrier Clad in Wood, Raised to Protect Waterfront at Wakefield

Wakefield Flood Defences

Wakefield Waterfront regeneration scheme

The Wakefield waterfront has been undergoing a £100m regeneration scheme over recent years. In 2007 Flood Control Limited was commissioned by Capita Symons to design and build flood defences…