Transport and Handling

The mats are easy to handle and transport

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.

MAT LENGTH 6M ROLL
(2.4m wide)
8M ROLL
(2.4m wide)
10M ROLL
(2.4m wide)
12M ROLL
(2.4m wide)
15M ROLL
(2.4m wide)
Weight (kg)648 kg864 kg1080 kg1296 kg1600 kg
Mats per semi truckload (24 tonne)37 Rolls24 Rolls22 Rolls18 Rolls15 Rolls
Lifting Points/Straps2 x Straps2 x straps2 x lifting straps2 x lifting straps2 x lifting straps
Diameter of Each Roll (cm) Approx 40 cmApprox 55 cmApprox 72 cmApprox 80 cmApprox 90 cm

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
  • 8 Tonne excavators to lift mats size 2.4m x 8m to 10lm
  • 12 Tonne excavators to lift mats sizes 2.4m x 10m to 12lm
  • 20 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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