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SMC Ecolite Types & Options
SMC Ecolite lids are stocked in a variety of sizes to suit industry standard pits.
SMC Ecolite lids are available to suit standard pit sizes shown in the table below.
Standard sized SMC Ecolites suit pits in most municipalities. Some municipalities have unique sizes pits, so in addition, SMC Ecolites are stocked in sizes to suit standard pits in the municipalities of City of Boroondara, City of Stonnington and the City of Knox.
Junction frames are used for junction pits, while side entry frames are generally used for side entry pits with a concrete or steel lintel support at the front.
Standard SMC Ecolite lids are available in green, grey and charcoal colours, with select additional colours also available.
Generally, lid colours are recommended for the following settings:
Green: lawns, nature strips, garden beds.
Grey: footpaths, light-coloured concrete and exposed aggregate areas.
Charcoal: darker concretes and exposed aggregates.
Sandstone: beach areas (note: sandstone colour only available for 900x600mm internal lids).
Pit Sizes Available
SMC Ecolites for EDCM, GAA & IDM Authorities
In a move designed to standardise drainage infrastructure across Melbourne’s growth areas, many councils have adopted the designs of the EDCM (Engineering Design & Construction Manual), GAA (Growth Area Autority) and IDM (Infrastructure Design Manual).
R&S Grating stock all EDCM, GAA and IDM products, offering very competitive package pricing for new estates. In addition
Orifice & Detention Pits
SMC Ecolites for Residential Retention Pits
With a large range of sizes available, SMC Ecolites are ideal for covering orifice and detention pits, allowing light and easy access for maintenance, while providing a strong and trafficable lid.
Available in green for garden beds and lawns, grey for concrete and charcoal for asphalt and darker exposed aggregates, SMC Ecolites can be easily paired with an R&S Grating EGAL or Eco-weaved grate to complete the detention system.
Contact us today or email through your plans and our Estimating team will recommend a solution and prepare a quote.