Pioneering Percussion Driven Earth Anchors (PDEA®) for 40 Years


We were approached to assist with this erosion control scheme. The works included the installation of a brushwood toe revetment with erosion control matting to protect a river bank from further erosion. As the river can be quite fast flowing at times an anchoring solution was required to secure a rolled erosion control product, covering an area of 400m.

The Platipus Geotechnical team reviewed the project and specified a cost effective anchor system for this application. The Platipus S2 ARGS (Anchored Reinforced Grid Solutions) were supplied to secure the erosion control mats. The S2 ARGS Systems were installed and loadlocked using lightweight hand-held equipment, enabling a swift completion to the scheme. See our animated installation guide for erosion control:

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