utilities access to new house


Postby painter 1 » Mon Feb 18, 2008 1:08 pm

Can all utilities ( Gas, Electric ,Water,phone )be run in the same trench for access into house ,if not how far apart would the recomendation be.
cheers
painter 1
Posts: 1
Joined: Mon Feb 18, 2008 12:56 pm

Sponsor

Simply Build It

Postby kbrownie » Sat Feb 23, 2008 10:33 am

Hi painter 1.
I believe they can be routed in same trench, they may have to be at different levels, the electric cables and data cables should be seperated. (not bunched together) but same trench I think the regs should be 150mm a part. But don't take it as gospel!
KB
kbrownie
Posts: 1757
Joined: Mon Mar 05, 2007 9:36 pm


Postby matt h » Fri Mar 28, 2008 2:15 am

they can all be in the same trench, with the water lowest at about 900mm with 150mm between layers and the electric supply in ducts. Where they enter building must be in sleeve duct sealed against rodent entry.
matt h
Posts: 24
Joined: Thu Mar 27, 2008 11:35 pm


Display posts from previous
Sort by
Order by


 


  • Related Topics