Project Description


Gavin Coleman – Great Britain

07841 639982

Gary Donnelly – Scotland

07989 348045

FP McCann’s cable trough and service ducts are designed and manufactured to comply with loading criteria as set out in accordance with BS EN 1433 (Troughs) and BS EN 124 (Lids).

All standard cable troughs are one metre long. Two-metre units are available on a made-to-order basis. All operations are conducted in accordance with FP McCann’s quality management system, accredited to BS EN ISO 9001.

Key Benefits

  • Can house high-pressure steam and water pipes
  • Applicable to power and telecom cables, as well as pipes for liquids and gas
  • Chemically-resistant concrete
  • Services buried at depth are unexposed to weather changes ie. freezing or overheating
  • High-strength load-bearing units
  • Easy access for repairs, jointing or new service additions
  • Whole life costs of precast concrete are lower than other forms of service trench construction
  • Non-conductive to electricity
  • Bespoke units can be made to specification
  • No concrete surround required

Product Applications

  • Substations
  • Power stations
  • Converter stations
  • Wind farms
  • Gas compressor plants
  • Energy from waste plants
  • Batter storage plants
  • Biomass plants
  • Waste treatment plants
  • Oil, gas and fuel pipelines
  • Hospitals
  • Commercial infrastructure
  • Prisons
  • MOD

Cable Troughs – Straight Units