How to erect a WaterWall video:


How to erect a WaterWall steps:

Flood Defence Systems

Step 1

When the barrier is not deployed, the opening remains unobstructed allowing full access as and when required.
Flood Barriers

Step 2

When the threat of flooding becomes apparent, commence the deployment process by unfastening ground insert dust caps with the 6mm allen key provided.
Flood Protection

Step 3

Once the caps have been loosened across the entire barrier length, lift the caps out to prepare each insert for deployment of demountable post.
Flood Protection

Step 4

Before inserting the demountable post, please ensure that the insert and its immediate surroundings are free from any debris.
Removable Flood Barriers

Step 5

Insert demountable post into ground insert.
Water Wall Water Door

Step 6

Twist demountable post 90-degrees into position to accept Panel Extrusion. Note - there is no need to tighten them in place at this stage.
Removable Flood Barriers

Step 7

Continue this process along the entire barrier length until all posts are deployed.
Flood Protection

Step 8

Begin inserting the first panel into the rails, ensuring that you start with the rubber sealing bottom panel first (these panels have seals on both top and bottom).
Flood Protection

Step 9

Continue the process of inserting all bottom panels along the entire barrier length.
Removable Flood Barriers

Step 10

Complete the installation by inserting all other panels until you arrive at the top panel (the only panels without rubber seals).
Water Wall Water Door

Step 11

Tighten demountable posts by applying a 10mm socket wrench to the threaded bar located centrally in the top of each demountable post and then swivel the top locking block so that it is positioned over the top of the panels.
Water Wall Water Door

Step 12

Partially tighten the horizontal compression screws either by hand or using the 6mm Allen key provided, so that panels begin to depress against the rubber seal on the inside of the channels.
Flooding Protection

Step 13

Partially tighten the vertical compression screws on the top locking block by hand or using the 8mm Allen key provided, which will depress the rubber seal on the bottom aluminium panel to the floor.
Flood Protection

Step 14

Insert fixed end rail compression blocks and partially tighten by hand or using the 8mm Allen key.
Flood Protection

Step 15

The horizontal screws can now be fully tightened followed by the tightening of top locking and end rail compression blocks using the necessary Allen key.
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Useful Links

Waterwall and Waterdoor Literature
CAD drawings for the Waterwall and Waterdoor
Waterwall Deployment Video