Practical precast catch basins solutions for stormwater runoff and flooding.
Why should you incorporate precast catch basins in your next stormwater management project?
Inlet curbs and catch basins are the most dependable and efficient solution for managing excessive stormwater runoff and flooding. They are often used along sidewalks and streets, or in open yard spaces with drainage problems.
The advantage of using precast catch basins is that installation is fairly simple. In contrast to poured in place structures, precast installation can be completed with simple machinery and a small group of professionals.
What to look for in a precast catch basin supplier.
A track record or implementing strong, erosion-resistant material that withstands freezing and thawing weather cycles.
Design capabilities that address the project’s unique filtration needs.
Portfolio of catch basin sizes and shapes to handle the amount of rainfall and debris experienced in the project location.
Catch Basin Options
For use when you need to easily cut a custom size or shape hole for the entrance and exit pipe.
Both knock-outs and block-outs serve a similar purpose – they allow for pipes to be connected to the catch basin structure. A knock-out is a partially recessed portion in the sides of a catch basin. Knock-outs can be square or round depending on the desired shape and size of the pipe that will be connected. The reduced thickness wall of a knock-out can be broken out during the installation process to the desired size and shape.
For use when you want multiple cast-in or cored options for the entrance and exit pipe.
For use in applications involving paved surfaces in urban settings & along roadways or parking areas.