Omnigrip HF

OmniGrip Hf – Bridge Deck Overlay

Recently installed by STS the Allendale Road Bridge in North Eltham has undergone a deck refurbishment seeing the placement of new expansion joint, remedial repairs to the deteriorating concrete deck and a complete new overlay with an OmniGrip HF calcined bauxite  overlay.  Installed with in a single working shift the concrete surface was prepared by […]

OmniGrip HF Safety Improvement Caroline Springs

Installed by STS  in the September School Holiday of 2016 as part of the Melton Council Road Safety Initiative OmniGrip HF has been recently applied to the roundabout about at Caroline Springs Boulevard and  Bellfield Avenue. The OmniGrip HF calcined bauxite overlay is designed to provide maximum surface texture and friction for vehicles travelling through […]

Merri Parade, Safety Upgrade

After consultation with residents in respect of numerous traffic incidents Vic Roads recent implemented a significant safety upgrade of the infamous bend at Rucker Street in Merri Parade Northcote. Installed by SAFE T SURFACES, OmniGrip HF Calcined bauxite surfacing was applied to the bend and complimented by the green OmniGrip CST applied to the cycle […]

High Friction Trials, Adelaide, Sth Australia 2008

In February 2008, The Department for Transport, Energy and Infrastructure along with the Motor Accident Commission commissioned trials of calcined bauxite high friction surfacing overlays at 2 major Adelaide intersections in a bid to cut rear-end crashes and save lives. Installed by local contractor High Friction Surfaces Australia, works encompassed the installation of approximately 2,600 […]

High Friction SouthPort QLD 2008

State Highway 3 encompassing Ferry Road in Southport on the Gold Coast in Queensland is a busy link road for traffic travelling between Burleigh & Southport. With extensive traffic volumes negotiating the down hill approaches to the intersection of Benowa Rd the existing asphalt surface, although in a sound and serviceable condition, had become polished […]

High Friction, Melbourne 2005

In August 2005 the Vicroads Metropolitan South East Region embarked upon delivery of the largest high friction surfacing program ever delivered nationally. Works encompassed the installation of approximately 10,000 m2 of high friction calcined bauxite surfacing over 12 different site locations. Varying site conditions were evident incorporating intersections, railway crossings and pedestrian crossing approaches. The […]

High Friction, Perth WA 2002

In the year 2000 through to 2002 black spot funding commenced the incorporation of high friction “non skid” surfacing within the implementation of the roads safety program in Western Australia. As part of this program ‘non skid’ was installed to 12 different sites, 8 of which were treated with a calcined bauxite high friction surface. […]