Innovative solutions for backflow prevention

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Fernco has long been recognised as the market leader in civils and drainage products, thanks to our unwavering commitment to innovation and excellence. However, Fernco’s expertise is no longer confined to traditional drainage solutions. With a forward-thinking approach, we have become water management specialists, catering to the evolving needs of modern environments. Two of our innovative products, Non-Return Valves and Back Water Valves, highlight our dedication to providing effective solutions. Both products are designed to prevent the backflow of water, ensuring the integrity of drainage systems and protecting against potential flooding and contamination. They offer reliable protection by automatically closing off the sewer or water line during high water events. By incorporating these innovative products into your water management strategy, you can benefit from Fernco’s expertise providing your customers the solutions they need. Take a read below to learn how you could benefit from these innovative products.

Non-Return Valves

Fernco’s Non-return valves (NRVs) allow sewer or surface water materials to freely flow in the direction of the systems mains but block backflow of those materials in the opposite direction in instances, such as, flooding.

Benefits include: 
• Unobtrusive to natural flow
• Available in 4” and 6” sizes
• A proven flood prevention method
• Helps to protect homes, properties, commercial buildings, roads etc
• Maintenance free
• Fit into existing manhole in minutes
• WRc Approved™

Backwater Valves

Fernco’s Backwater Valves are installed in-line along the drainage system to allow sewer or surface water materials to freely flow in the direction of the systems mains but block backflow of those materials in the opposite direction in instances, such as, flooding.

Benefits include: 
• Robust design and maintenance-free operation
• Designed to fit pipes of OD110 to OD200
• Stainless steel anti-flooding flaps
• Special design of the body minimises the risk of solid waste accumulating

Check out the installation video for the NRV

 

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Email us at sales@fernco.co.uk I +44 1226 340 222

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