TerraLam® CLT Mats: Making Site Access Simple

Tired of the harsh Canadian climate and terrain costing your team countless hours and dollars in manpower? Sick of having to dig your heavy equipment out of mud ruts and deal with premature damage? Access mats serve as a temporary roadway and foundation for any job site, making transport to and from safe and dependable for the duration of your product. As an ideal way to avoid the pitfalls of mud, slush, and other conditions caused by the constantly changing weather, access mats ensure you’ll always have access to the products you need when it matters most.

GFI is proud to be a leading supplier of TerraLam® Cross Laminated Timber mats, which are turned to by some of the biggest names in the construction, oil & gas, renewable energy, petrochemical, mining, power and related industries. Learn the benefits of using access mats, as well as TerraLam®’s innovative solutions, below.

Make Delays Stay Away

As any project manager will know, oftentimes, battling the landscape and shifting weather patterns can present one of the most significant challenges for any job. Rugged ground combined with rapidly fluctuating temperatures can lead to muddy roadways that heavy equipment and trucks simply can’t navigate without the significant risk of damage to the fleet or operators. Access mats help to resolve this issue by serving as a makeshift road that can be easily removed and relocated upon completion. TerraLam®’s line of Cross Laminated Timber matting solutions offers superior performance, and stand up to the challenge of even of the heaviest of loads under difficult weather and other such conditions.

TerraLam® Matting Solutions

At GFI Solutions we believe in giving our clients unparalleled access to the best products available. That’s why we’re thrilled to be the exclusive Canadian source for Sterling Solutions’ TerraLam® product. Engineered to be 40% lighter than traditional bolted mats, TerraLam® CLT access mats offer 3-5 times the lifespan of their competitors, alongside unbeatable performance, a lightweight profile the allows you to ship up to 25% more per load and more.

Why Make the Leap to CLT

While traditional oak mats have served the industry well for decades, there’s no denying the multiple benefits offered by CLT mats. CLT access mats are created by binding alternating planks together with an environmentally safe, structural adhesive instead of bolts. This method of gluing planks together means that TerraLam® access mats are able to distribute weight evenly throughout the entire mat, allowing for increased durability and flexibility to prevent breaking, even under heavy loads. Simply put, CLT mats give you the best of both worlds where price and performance are concerned!

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Learn more about TerraLam® Matting solutions by contacting GFI today.