15 February 2017

Drip Irrigation meets Drivable Grass®

Drivable Grass® has originally been designed with the intention to have commonly used spray irrigation systems installed underneath the product, including fitting sprinkler heads through cut voids of the mat or spraying from outside the installation. The conventional overspray irrigation system has been used successfully with Drivable Grass® for many years. Soil Retention, manufacturer of [...]

15 February 2017

Soil Retention Systems Installs VERDURA® Retaining Walls at Marywood Hills

Multiple fully plantable Verdura® Retaining Walls were installed during the fall of 2016 at Marywood Hills by Soil Retention Systems, Inc.  The re-development plan for a 16-acre site into a 40 residential lot project with spectacular panoramic views included multiple Verdura® Walls within a challenging grading geometry.  The construction of 21,000 sf of wall with [...]

15 February 2017

ENVIROFLEX®: One product – many applications

Enviroflex® is a fiber reinforced articulated concrete block for erosion control and scour protection. Following Soil Retention’s philosophy of performance of product and overall system instead of pure ease of manufacturing, Enviroflex® is cast as a tapered and vertically interlocking block (hard to make but very effective). Some flood control designers and major dam hydraulic [...]