Flood & Flood Defence Gates
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Here at MMEngineering we have been supplying the construction industry flood defence gates for over 20 years and offer a wide variety of bespoke flood gates. Our flood gates are of premium quality and have undergone extensive type and on-site testing. Quite simply, MMEngineering make the best flood gates on the market.
Our philosophy is to understand each flood scheme’s specific requirements and, using our years of experience in the flood defence sector, provide products of the highest quality tailored to the needs of our customers.
MME make our flood gate components and structures in the UK and each gate is custom-designed to our client’s flood defence project needs.
We pride ourselves on providing a high quality service in an efficient timescale. Typically our lead times are 6-8 weeks from design approval.
After installation of flood gates, we offer customers a on-site flood testing service to test the performance of the gate, leaving no doubt that our gates will stand up to a flood event. Read more about our on-site flood testing service by clicking here.
We offer the following flood defence gate types:
Single Swing Flood Gate
For openings up to 6mtrs wide and depending on structural design calculations up to 3mtrs high. MME flood gates are operable by one person and can be closed within 30 seconds using our bespoke spindle mechanism.
Double Swing Mitred Design Flood Gates
Double flood gate designs are offered when the swept path for single flood gates are obstructed. Clients can purchase our gates up to 14mtrs wide and over 3.5m high. This is subject to the civil design capabilities of each flood defence project. Operators can close our double flood gate in under 2 minutes. Double flood gate designs have 2 spindle starter latches and a central locking latch to lock both gate leafs together.
Bi-Fold Swing Flood Gates
We offer the bi-fold gate when obstructions in the gates swept path are present and a single gate is still preferred. MME offer a bespoke bi-fold flood gate that has a reduced foot print. This gate follows all the same design criteria as the double and single flood gates.
Fully Automated Flood Gate Systems
At MMEngineering we also offer a fully automated double flood gate system, the system includes the following components;