PileFormâ„¢ ABM - Articulating Block Mat

PileFormâ„¢ ABM - Articulating Block Mat

Articulating Block Mat. Five Star PileForm™ ABMs are superior geo-fabric articulating block mats, which exceed engineering specifications for use in severely hostile marine environments. These erosion control revetments flex (articulate) with changing soil and water conditions. Five Star PileForm™ ABM material is a spun-bond polyester weave.

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Product Details

Accelerated Corrosion Test No
Advantages
  • Ease of installation
  • UV Resistant
  • High Flexural and Tensile Strengths Very Low Water Absorption
  • Excellent Solvent and Chemical Resistance
  • High Abrasion and Impact Resistance
Uses

River Flooding causes the erosion of foundation materials, resulting in the undercutting of bridge piers and abutments. PileForm™ ABMs are useful tools for underpinning and providing scour protection.

Five Star's process uses a double-layer fabric form especially woven for optimum strength, stability, adhesion and filtering characteristics. PileForm™ ABM revetments can be cast as easily under water as in-the-dry.

Yield (Cubic foot) No
Yield (Liter) No