Rockrolls and how they work in riverbank scour protection

Stratec Ltd has over 40 years’ experience in supplying products and services to the Civil and Environmental Engineering and Construction industries.

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A recent delivery of Rockrolls for riverbank scour protection.


Rock rolls play a crucial role in preventing erosion in riverbank works through their unique design and functionality:

1. Scour Protection:Rock rolls provide immediate scour protection when installed around riverbanks, lakes, and streams, effectively reducing the erosive impact of flowing water.

2. Revetment Structure: Acting as a robust and permanent revetment, rock rolls create a stable structure along the riverbank, minimizing soil erosion and maintaining the integrity of the bank.

3. Erosion Control: Rock rolls function as cost-effective erosion control measures, especially in high-flow riverbanks. They contribute to long-term stability and protection against the forces of water.

4. Flexible Solution: Used in various settings, including reservoir edges and shorelines, rock rolls provide a flexible solution that adapts to different environmental conditions, enhancing their effectiveness in erosion prevention.

5. Combined Approaches: In some cases, rock rolls are used in combination with other erosion control methods, such as coir rolls, to reinforce their effectiveness in preventing soil erosion and promoting sustainable riverbank stabilization.


NEw load of Rockrolls for riverbank erosion control

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