Logistics companies have reported total tonnage levels for all UK ports increased 1% in 2019. As such, Port Authorities require that new developments do not have a detrimental impact on the road network, including road safety, traffic flow and traffic generation.
With heavier goods vehicle traffic, the protection of street ironwork, including access covers, gully ironwork, kerb drainage, drainage channels, utility surface boxes, protection of pipes greater then 600mm diameter and retaining walls is even more significant today, requiring a proven effective solution.
SHIMPAC® has developed a F900 certified product range that when installed correctly, can withstand the rigours of abnormal loads, reducing the need for repeat maintenance and high associated costs for traffic management. SHIMPAC® offers a simple, safe and effective levelling and protection solution that increases whole life cost savings, with less repeat visits to site for remedial works.