SMR – The Smart Alternative

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THE BENEFITS SMR DELIVERS

SMR – Outperforms

  • SMR treated soil achieves a minimum CBR of 50%, although 200% plus is not uncommon
  • In independent air void tests SMR treated soil outperformed Type 1 MOT Stone 100% of the time
  • SMR treated soil bonds to the walls of the excavation eliminating subsidence as well as ‘plug & beam’ effect

SMR – Saves Money

  • 95% reduction in tipping charges
  • 95% reduction in imported material costs
  • Dramatic reduction in transport costs
  • Zero failures = no remedial works
  • 95% reduction in Landfill Tax
  • 95% reduction in Aggregate Tax
  • Typical savings = £38 per cubic metre when compared to traditional methods
  • Increased productivity

SMR – Environmentally Friendly

  • Recycling excavated spoil means increased landfill capacity
  • Recycling excavated spoil means less dependency on virgin aggregates
  • Minimises transport costs
  • Minimises disruption on the highway
  • Reduces pollution
  • Reduces fuel costs

Why use SMR ?

  • Cost reduction
  • Improved reinstatement quality
  • Reduced use of imported backfill
  • Reduced aggregate tax
  • Reduced landfill disposal
  • Reduced landfill tax
  • Reduced disruption to road users
  • Reduced Chapter 8 equipment levels
  • Increased productivity
  • Achieve first time permanent reinstatement