Case Study: Panama City Office Depot


Case Study Overview

Project: Office Depot
Location: Panama City, Panama
Project Type: Slope Stabilization
Application: Channel Bank Stabilization
ProductS Used: ARMORMAX®


Office Depot in Panama City, Panama needed to armor a slope behind its building against continual erosion. Runoff from the property would flow down the slope causing the erosion, which jeopardized Office Depot's fence and delivery driveway at the top. Accessibility for installation was a factor in finding the right product, as most traditional methods would have been too costly and difficult to install.


Office Depot chose ARMORMAX® 75 Engineered Earth Armoring Solution™ because it offered maximum protection of the slope, a cost effective budget, and an environmentally friendly solution. ARMORMAX® also installs much faster than traditional solutions, which was critical to this project since it was installed during the rainy season.

Photo showing ARMORMAX installation to provide permanent erosion protection.
Photo showing slope protected with ARMORMAX after project completion.


ARMORMAX® Engineered Earth Armoring Solution™ provided pemanent erosion protection and was installed quickly. ARMORMAX® protected the slope while also providing an eco-friendly solution which is core to the principles of Office Depot.

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