Case Study: Condominio Terramar

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Case Study Overview

Project: Condominio Terramar
Location: Puerto Montt, Chile
Project Type: Erosion Control
Product Used: PYRAMAT®

Photo showing slope erosion near a new residential facility.

Problem

The construction of a residential facility in Puerto Montt, Chile made apparent the necessity to find a solution for the eroding slope nearby. The constant scouring of the slope threatened its stability but the facility wanted a solution that would still be aesthetically pleasing to look at.

Solution

PYRAMAT® 75 was chosen to as the right product for the job. PYRAMAT is a High Performance Turf Reinforcement Mat (HPTRM) that delivers the highest specification requirements for erosion protection of slopes, banks and channels. PYRAMAT was installed along the slopes to stabilize them as well as prevent any future scouring.

Photo showing PYRAMAT 75 being installed on the slope.

Solution

PYRAMAT® 75 was chosen to as the right product for the job. PYRAMAT is a High Performance Turf Reinforcement Mat (HPTRM) that delivers the highest specification requirements for erosion protection of slopes, banks and channels. PYRAMAT was installed along the slopes to stabilize them as well as prevent any future scouring.

Photo showing vegetation on the slope after installation of PYRAMAT 75.

Performance

PYRAMAT was installed with ease and at a lower cost than other solutions available. The client was pleased with the look of the slopes after PYRAMAT was installed and it is performing well.


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