Bank Erosion Stabilization
Company: Erscon Canada Inc.
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Project Site: Shell Canada Ltd., River Water Pumphouse Unit 286
EB Models Used: EB-70 (Replaced by TM-70 which allows for different power packages)
Project Scope/Challenges: Bank erosion stabilization. Original specification required hydroseeding of entire project area requiring revegetation. Project engineer contacted Erscon to discuss available products and services for this project. Engineer eventually changed specified from hydroseeding to EcoBlanket® and LockDown™ netting exclusively.
- Products: 50 mm (2”) depth EcoBlanket™ LockDown™ Netting
- Compost Volume = 320 m³ (419 yds³)
- Area = 6400 m² (68892 ft²)
- Schedule: 5 days (10 hours/day)
Company Profile: Erscon Canada Inc. is committed to promote sustainable erosion and sediment control practices by utilizing recycled organics as the building block for their products, principles, and services in order to create healthy soils and protect waterways.