Temporary Roadway and Ground Protection

The requirement for ambitious infrastructure projects such as solar and wind generation and the huge success and subsequent expansion of the events industry has driven a raft of innovations in this field (all puns intended). These allow mechanised plant, crane and vehicle access where even a decade ago, it would have been unthinkable.

Whether it be unspoilt countryside, palatial gardens, a hallowed sports arena or a public space, the importance of keeping our green pleasant areas intact has never been more pressing. The cost of reinstatement works coupled with the friction caused by spoiling lawns and verges means that employing systems designed to protect the ground is by far the more cost effective and desirable option.

Walkovers

Heavy duty rubber Walkovers are ideal for foot traffic over grass and unmade ground. Panel dimensions 1,200 x 700 Textured surface mean that they stay where they are put, even on slopes and embankments A ‘clean feet’ solution for parties, events and sensitive job sites. Our installation service is available if required. They have a…

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Ground Mat Minis – 1.5 m x 1.0 m x 20 HDPE

Typical applications: These are the smaller version of the standard 3.0 x 1.0 m GPRM panels. Their size makes them ideal for pallet-line/over night carriage transport options, They will also fit in the boot of most estate cars or SUV’s Depending on the underlying ground conditions, they will support a 45 tonne lorry Made from…

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Ground Mats – 3.0 m x 1.0 m x 20 HDPE

Typical applications: Chemically resistant, anti-slip with no rusting or rotting Dependant on the existing ground conditions, they will support a 45 tonne lorry Made from recycled polypropylene polymer material . Great for covering and protecting tree roots , potentially sensitive archaeology and subterranean assets. Non metallic and therefore  resistant to electrical conduction. A consideration in…

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ZIGMATS (Euromats)

Typical applications: A medium duty and relatively lightweight option with low transportation and handling costs and is fast and easy to install Tough and rugged anti slip texture, suitable for works vehicle and ‘work boots’ pedestrian use. Chemical resistant, anti-slip and no rusting or rotting A ‘clean feet’ solution for parties, events and sensitive job…

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POLYROADS – 3.0m x 2.0m x 40mm HDPE

POLYROAD is the ultimate in engineered heavy duty panellised road systems Typical applications: UNIQUELY in this market, our are fitted with ‘SALLY Safelifter’ if craning is required Unlike comparable alloy systems, they have a low intrinsic scrap value, meaning that ‘metal theft’ is not an issue. Making them an excellent alternative to alloy trakway systems…

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TUFF TRAK ST – 3.00 m x 2.50 m x 38mm (47mm inc texture)

TuffTrak® is a superior heavy duty road mat for temporary roadways and work areas for heavy plant, machinery and multiple vehicles with a weight loading to 150* tonnes, dependent on ground conditions. Typical applications: UNIQUELY to ‘roadplatehire.co.uk’, our units are fitted with ‘SALLY Safelifter’ if craning is required Unlike comparable alloy systems, they have a…

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3m x 1m x 70mm Ekki/Wooden Mats

Durable hardwood sections, through bolted with high tensile steel bolts used extensively in construction for many years. Typical applications: Ideal for traversing beaches or sand dunes with vehicles and plant Their natural buoyancy makes them well suited for use as raft mats/bog mats and crane mats in bad ground such as bridge sites and pond…

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5m x 1m x 100mm Ekki/Wooden Mats

Durable hardwood sections, through bolted with high tensile steel bolts used extensively in construction for many years.. Typical applications: For traversing beaches or sand dunes with vehicles and plant Can be installed in multiples and are a tried and tested method of stabilising larger areas for crane rafts/crane mats Our installation service is available if…

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Wooden Railway Sleepers

Good quality railway sleepers have been used for years across a range of industries including: Ground retention and damming Forming access tracks Packing, chocking and blocking loads and structures Ballast function Bridging Landscaping and park installations Note: The nature of the timber treatments on these items may render them unsuitable in certain environments. See section…

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NEW Wooden Sleepers

Hardwood timber sleepers have been used for thousands of  years across a range of industries including: Ground retention and stabilisation Forming access trackways Packing, checking and blocking loads and machinery Bridging for light traffic Landscaping, park and garden features Dimensions: 2600 x 150 x 250 Mass: apx 90 kgs Specification sheet Case study: Blocking and…

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