The pitch revolution has now started with Notts Sport launching a new shock pad for sports facilities called ShockWave which they are confident will shake up the industry.
ShockWave is the perfect shockpad for 3rd generation pitches (3G) as it complies will football, rugby union, rugby league and gaelic football regulations and will make the installation process more eco-friendly and time efficient.
The development of the tile started in 2013 and after vast research it is now at the stage where it meets all the criteria Notts Sport had intended for it.
ShockWave is made out of expanded polypropylene (EPP) which carries seven major properties, they are:
- Structural strength
- Light weight
- Energy absorption
- Thermal insulation
- Chemically inert
All of these properties equate to a eco-friendly and a very high quality product.
The revolutionary product can be installed with half the quarried aggregate as standard 3G pitches, this allows for a shorter installation period and pitches can now be completed in the summer holidays so when the schools break up the can have a fully functioning facility by the time the pupils return.
The ShockWave product come with a 20 year guarantee.