Elastic- Confined Space Control Covers


Ideal for:

  • High traffic confined space openings.
  • Everyday operations, turnarounds/shutdowns & outages.
  • Standardizing the confined space method throughout a facility to help achieve/retain VPPPA Star status.
  • Reusable barrier protection for everyday operations, turnarounds/shutdowns & outages.
  • Service companies committed to best practice work standards at job sites.

  • MADE IN THE USA. Elastic covers take seconds to install, it's popularity has grown quickly and has been nicknamed our “Turnaround/Shutdown cover”. This cover has quickly become the new industry standard by replaced the barricade tape and other ineffective single-use products previously used. Each cover size is capable of covering a variety of different openings. However, we have created several size options to ensure the best overall fit possible. Custom sizes, shapes, styles and signage also available.
    *Minimum order of five (5) required. May purchase variety of sizes. Feel free to place your order below or contact us for assistance.
    *MINI– fits standard 12' (304mm) manway
    *EXTRA SMALL– fits standard 16''-18'' (406mm-457mm) manway
    SMALL– fits standard 18″-20'' (457mm-508mm) manway
    MEDIUM– fits standard 24'' (609mm) manway
    LARGE– fits standard 30'' (762mm) manway
    EXTRA LARGE– fits standard 36'' (914mm) manway
    *not permanently stocked size & may request manufacturing time.
    Sizes are based on ANSI standard 150# flange. See sizing chart for detailed sizing reference.




    Patent No. U.S. 8,684,061

    Product Benefits & Features:

    • Barrier protection & signage in one easy-to-use product
    • Covers manufactured in "industrial red" color for high visibility
    • Ventilated UV/FR treated mesh provides proper ventilation as needed.
    • Durable, reusable, easy to clean & store.
    • Lightweight & easy to carry.
    • Fast & simple to install and remove. No more opening yourself up to violations with barricade tape blowing in the wind.
    • Your best practice solution for protecting against the dangers of confined spaces.
    • PROP 65 & REACH compliant.

    Product Specifications:

    • Ventilated mesh is a polyester fabric treated for UV and fire resistance. Rated to withstand up to 400°F.
    • Fabric is woven using a special reinforced "rip-stop" technique, making them highly resistant to tearing.
    • 1-inch black elastic strap sewn along outer edge of cover easily tightens around manway.
    • Black UV treated polyester thread designed for outdoor durability.
    • Custom cover sizes/shapes are available. Custom sign verbiage also available to fit your specific needs.
    • UV coated vinyl sign printed with latex ink. Rated for minimum 3 years, 24/7 direct exposure.
    • 2 year manufacturer warranty.



    • Great for high traffic confined spaces that require proper ventilation.
    • Install on any opening to keep out animals.
    • Use to reduce the risk of trash being carelessly tossed into confined space openings.
    • Use Elastic covers in combination with our Lockable covers to successfully control access and egress points when multiple openings are present.
    • Incorporate into your storeroom as a stock item to ensure continuous best practice methods are being used.
    • Companies are commonly re-writing procedures/policies to require the use of elastic and lockable covers by employees and contractors.

    How to Determine Size Needed
    Quick Sizing Reference
    Printable Information: (MSDS Sheets available upon request)

    Additional information

    Item Descr / Pricing

    MER-1200 Mini ………………. $100.00, MER-1600 Extra Small ………$100.00, MER-2000 Small …………….. $100.00, MER-2400 Medium ……………$100.00, MER-3000 Large ……………… $100.00, MER-3600 Extra Large ……….$100.00


    STANDARD-"Danger-Confined Space-Enter by Permit Only", CUSTOM- requires verbiage/artwork