EK880 - Underground distribution system


Clear dimensions 800 x 1400 mm

External dimensions 1240 x 1580 x 715 mm

Total weight Approx. 300 kg

Load class D 400

Protection rating Closed: IP 48/open: IP 44

Maximum installation space for submersion hood 600 x 983 x 250 mm

Cover material Cover: concrete cover, paveable, cast-iron paved-design cover

Submersion hood material Stainless steel (V2A)


Our EK880 underground distributor features an innovative shaft concept and modular design for flexible site adaptation. The robust construction made of modified polycarbonate ensures durability and resistance to environmental influences. The B125 cover provides additional safety with a swiveling dome, flush locking mechanism, and sockets with line and personal protection according to VDE standards.

Product Features - Body

  • Innovative manhole structure with 3D ribFrame - Modular, resistant, and durable system solution that can be adapted to the specific location
  • Modular manhole structure - Flexible, adapts to the respective situation, and easy to handle
  • Modified polycarbonate (PC) - Hard-wearing, certified groundwater compatibility, UV-resistant

Product Features - Cover

  • Submersion hood (swivelling) - Ideal for areas at risk of flooding
  • Cover/submersion hood safety catch - Enhanced accident prevention and safe operation of the equipment compartment
  • A range of different manhole covers is available - Variable surface material, design and structure can be adapted; blends into the cityscape
  • Locking mechanism requires a special key - Protection against unauthorised access – Security
  • Solid cover - Cover/lid can be safely removed by mechanical lifting equipment
  • Step protection/trip guard - Prevents people from falling in when the cover is open
  • Opening support for submersion hood - Ease of opening due to low submersion hood weight or by two stainless steel gas springs
  • 4-section triangular or rectangular swivelling cast-iron cover
    • Can be operated without heavy lifting equipment
    • Self-stopping cover with ~115° opening angle
    • 3-section cover, paveable or concrete-lined with galvanised steel frame
    • Height-adjustable
    • Various locking heads are available
    • Optionally available with step protection
  • Single-walled stainless steel housing with the following door versions:
    • Sealed front
    • With ventilation grill

Expansion Variant - Dome

  • Switch disconnecter fuse units, max. 6x NH2, 400 A, three-pole
  • Telecommunication equipment
  • Accommodates 19-inch technology
  • Mounting panel for individual confi guration
  • Further equipment on request