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Snowshoe Effect – Tensar® TriAx® Geogrids
distribute heavy loads over soft soils just like
a snowshoe supports the weight of a man
over soft snow.
Tensar® TriAx® Geogrids Deliver
What Contractors Need
Almost every contractor has faced this
problem: you’re ready to go to work, but you
can’t get onto the site because of poor site
conditions or bad weather. The site is wet
and sloppy, so you can’t start the job.
Equipment and manpower downtime is
costing you time and money while you wait
for the site to dry. The result – additional
costs and scheduling problems, especially
if your equipment is needed elsewhere.
You have options. You can over-excavate and
import fill, but that is expensive. You can try
to lay down a layer of fabric and aggregate
fill to help you get onto the site, but if the
soil is too soft, installation may be
impossible. What do you do?
fabrics are used need so much maintenance
after installation, or require such a large
fill thickness, it hardly seems worth it to
have used them in the first place. Plus,
fabrics can be difficult to install. Who needs
Tensar TriAx Geogrids offer a better
solution. When faced with the cost of losing
equipment production time or wasting
valuable man-hours, using TriAx Geogrids
can be the best decision you make. Since
they are easier to install, use less aggregate
fill, and require no skilled labor or specialized
equipment, TriAx Geogrids help you get in,
get out, and get the job done on time.
There’s a better answer – Tensar® TriAx®
Geogrids. Some sites are just too tough
for fabrics to handle. Some areas where
Even in soft soils and other less than ideal site
conditions, Tensar TriAx Geogrids provide soil
stabilization and reinforcement.
To install Tensar Geogrids in these types of
conditions, simply roll them out with an
overlap – there is no sewing required.