Battersea Reach

Location
London

Category
Exterior Building Drainage


Component Developments were approached to design, manufacture and supply a slot channel solution to Battersea Reach. It had to be visually subtle, effective and sustainable slot drainage across the project, which met all hydraulic, aesthetic and loading requirements.

The system designed provides a continuous slot drainage solution, with high hydraulic efficiency to enable rapid removal of surface water from the impermeable pavement across Battersea Reach.

Having a system that is sustainable and easy to maintain is imperative. Blockage to the drainage system is minimized by having only a 10mm drainage aperture which is narrower than the channel body. This prevents the potential of debris entering the drain and causing blockages.

The system also has 62 inspection chambers, providing openings for easy, periodic removal of silt and general system maintenance. The slot drain can also be easily cleaned with a hosepipe, which will help encourage silt built ups to pass through the system.

Products used

Slot drain 3603

Slot Drains

Ultra-thin and discreet drainage channel

Product Details

Slot Drain - 3604

Product Details

Related Case Studies

Aldgate Tower

Challenge: To design and manufacture facade drainage channels, which fit with the architectural vision and meet all hydraulic and safety requirements.

Read it

Albion Riverside

Challenge: To work alongside architects to provide a subtle, yet effective external drainage solution.

Read it

We would love to discuss your next project with you

If you are interested in receiving a quote for an upcoming project then why not call us on 01952 588488

Alternatively you can email us 

Our aim is to send you a quote as fast as possible!

please contact us