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What is a pontoon? The Key Considerations

What is a pontoon? The Key Considerations

This resource explores what a pontoon is and what applications it can be used for. In simple terms, a pontoon serves as a temporary access solution or platform, and one that can be built quickly and securely on water and uneven land. Also referred to as floating pontoons, they provide sturdy and reliable platforms for a variety of applications, and can be built with variable load-bearing capacities to allow for the transportation of pedestrians, construction workers and machinery.

What is Water Diversion and Containment?

What is Water Diversion and Containment?

Out of all the natural elements, water is perhaps the most difficult to control or contain. Damage can be caused by severe weather events such as flooding, river breaches and water penetration.

How to Choose a Floating Modular Pontoon

How to Choose a Floating Modular Pontoon

The Collins English dictionary describes a pontoon as ‘a watertight float or vessel used where buoyancy is required in water, as in supporting a bridge, in salvage work or where a temporary or mobile structure is required in military operations.’

What are Safety Boats and Water Safety Products?

What are Safety Boats and Water Safety Products?

Plastic and heavy duty modular steel pontoons are a highly effective and versatile system of connecting floats that can be configured to almost any shape, allowing many types of water based events and activities to take place.

A Guide to Oil Spill Booms

A Guide to Oil Spill Booms

Oil Spill and Containment Booms are used as a tactical way of deflecting, diverting, containing or excluding oil spills in marine environments such as harbours, lakes and the open sea.

What are Water Buoys?

What are Water Buoys?

Water Buoys are floating devices that can be used for many purposes, including navigation, mooring aids or marine based research projects. The word ‘buoy’ itself is associated with the idea of keeping up or staying afloat.

A Guide to AquaDams

A Guide to AquaDams

AquaDams are a simple, yet highly versatile system used for flood alleviation and water control which can be used to prevent the flow of water in a variety of circumstances. Following heavy rainfall they can be quickly deployed to lower the risk of upstream flooding and prevent costly damage to farmland, properties and other structures.