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Sizes and Weight Detail for Flexible Concrete Mats

Concrete Roll Sizes and Weight Specifications

  • Rolls are supplied in 2.4m wide in lengths up to 15m.
  • The mat weighs 45kg per sqm.
  • Each 15m roll is 36 sqm.
  • Weight of 1 x 15m roll is 1.6 ton.
  • 15 rolls make a semi load (just under 24 ton)
  • Details below are an indication of what’s available.

Lifting and Loading Concrete Mats

 

A guide to lifting flexible concrete erosion mats

These tips are for when lifting the Concrete Mats with the orange strapping provided on each of the rolls. (Note: if you are unsure, Hire a qualified dogman and crane operator. Use load certified and approved lifting straps).

  • Concrete mats 2.4m wide 3m to 10m long require 2 x lifting points per mat, using approved lifting chains.
  • Concrete Mats 2.4m wide x 10m to 15m long require 2 x lifting points per Mat using supplied lifting slings

Use appropriate lifting machinery and licenced dogman, if unsure ask!

Approximate size of the excavator to move concrete mats and place.

  • 5+ Tonne excavators to lift mats size 2.4m x 3m to 8lm
  • 5+ Tonne excavators to lift mats size 2.4m x 8m to 10lm
  • 8+ Tonne excavators to lift mats sizes 2.4m x 10m to 12lm
  • 8+ Tonne Excavator to lift mats sizes 2.4m x 12m to 15lm long

How the concrete mats and rolls are loaded and unloaded

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