Spillways & Flood Banks
Salix’s range of high performance anti-erosion products have been used as part of a number of large scale flood defence projects.
We have extensive experience of spillway protection using the Tensar range of Composite Turf Reinforcement Matting (C-TRM) i.e. VMax C350 and P550 mats that are designed to provide long-term, vegetated erosion protection and permanent turf reinforcement in a range of applications that include spillways, critical-flow channels, stream banks, and shorelines.
You can read more about our techniques on spillways.
Salix’s erosion management products used in works to repair flood defences. Rock Rolls, Coir Rolls, native wetland plants and VMax C350 were all essential ingre…
Erosion control using Tensar VMax P550 on Loch Garry spillway and embankments
Following the 2005 £2million Lhanbryde Flood Alleviation Scheme, near Elgin in Moray, in Summer 2014, Salix worked with Royal HaskoningDHV engineers to improve…