This specification covers the design, testing, manufacture, selection, and installation of fabricated metal access hatches for utility, water, and wastewater structures including utility vaults, drainage structures, valve vaults, meter vaults, wet wells, pump enclosures, utility trenches, piping trenches and drainage trenches.
Currently ASTM does not have a specification that is applicable to this product or properly addresses the design, testing, manufacturing, selection, and installation of this product.
KeywordsAccess hatch, hatch door, hatch frame, steel access hatch, stainless steel access hatch, aluminum access hatch.
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.Back to Top
Ballot Item Approved as C1802-2014 and Pending Publication