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ACCESS SYSTEM The Access Group


BUILDING Morrisons head office, Bradford

ARCHITECT Michael Hellawell & Associates

CLIENT Morrisons

PRODUCT Travelling gantry

CHARACTERISTICS The double-pitch custom-made gantry provides maintenance access to the 720m 2 glazed atrium. With a 13m span and 54m twinsupport track, the gantry is operated by a manual hand-crank drive with manual brakes and a storm-anchor device

SPECIAL PROPERTIES Self-closing gates ensure operator safety, while side-mounted access platforms allow hands-on contact for repairs and maintenance.Finished in natural anodised aluminium, the gantry is designed to blend with the architecture


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