At the beginning of establishing a new construction site or industrial site, a complex problem needs to be solved: ground protection. How to choose a ground protection mats that is efficient, safe, and affordable? Please start with the following 5 tips, choose the right product that meets your requirements, and develop your ground protection solution.
1. Should I choose wood, iron, or composite ground mats?
What issues do we need to consider when choosing ground mats? Seeing this, you might as well do a brainstorming session and ask yourself how many questions you can come up with. Lijiu Plastics has more than 10 years of production and sales experience. In the cooperation with customers, we have summarized the following aspects that customers are most concerned about.
High rate of return.
Among Wood ground mats, Steel ground mats, and composite ground mats, only composite ground protection mats have comprehensive and perfect performance. Check out the comparison chart below and you will recognize why we recommend composite ground mats.
2. What are ground protection mats used for?
Ground protection mats can quickly build working platforms or temporary roads on mud, sand, rocks, grass, slopes, and other road conditions. Check this link then you can get more details When do you need to use ground mats?
3. How strong are ground protection mats?
The material used for composite ground mats is generally HDPE or UHMWPE. People will have a question, isn’t this composite material the PE we are familiar with? Is this kind of ground mat strong, won’t it be crushed when a car passes on it? After watching the test video below, you will change your mind.
4. What equipment can work on ground mats?
HDPE ground mats can be passed by people, vehicles, and trucks. The mats are connected together one by one, making the road smooth and not slippery, nor will it become slippery due to rainfall. These advantages are not available in wood mats. This allows us to transport safely and efficiently from origin to destination.
For heavy equipment, such as crawler cranes, and excavators, is the composite ground mat not effective? No, our R&D team has developed a heavy-duty ground protection mat for large and heavy equipment.
5. Do you plan to reuse ground mats for another project?
I think the answer must be yes. Companies won’t turn down composite mats with such a high return on investment. One investment can be used repeatedly for 2-3 years. This is the most important reason why we recommend this product the most.
Composite mats are stable in quality and easy to link to form various temporary roads or work sites. The weight is 1/7 of steel mats, and the tear resistance is no less than steel. It has a non-slip pattern on it so it won’t get slippery on rainy days. It will not be damaged by insect bites or rain erosion like wood mats. These advantages save a lot of hidden costs for companies.
Due to the lightweight of Composite mats, this advantage not only improves work efficiency but also reduces the company’s transportation expenses.
If you need a ground protection solution, please contact our experts.