Gripsure's Balau decking is an extremely high-quality timber, ideal for situations where style and appearance are paramount. Extremely strong and hard wearing and with an exceptional 50+ year expected in service life these boards are ideal for any application.
Available as a smooth or a grooved profile
Boards made from Yellow Balau timber
10-year non-slip performance warranty
Finished size of profile: Available at 145mm x 21mm or 28mm
Lengths: Available on request (standard 2 - 4.5M)
Finish: Two non-slip aggregate strips as standard or call to discuss specific requirements
Uses: Commercial decking areas, balconies, ramps, bridges, platforms, steps and jetties
10-year non-slip performance warranty:
Gripsure Hardwood decking comes with a 10-year non-slip guarantee, so when it comes to eliminating the risk of accidents, you can rely on Gripsure to out perform other products – guaranteed. Initial slip resistance PTV of 85 guaranteed slip resistance after 10 years PTV 55. As measured under BS7976 using the pendulum test (recommended by the HSE) and the guidelines from the UK Slip Resistance Group.
Gripsure non slip decking boards are extremely durable for all pedestrian applications. Yellow Balau is classified within BS EN 350-2 Class 2 Durable. The bauxite aggregate is extremely abrasion resistant, achieving a value of 1.1 on the MOHS scale.
Joist centres are recommended to be between 350-400mm, providing the uniform distributed load is 4.0kN/m2 and the joists are graded at C16.
Gripsure have achieved certification under FSC and has been audited and found to meet the requirements of standards FSC- STD-50-001 (Version 1.2) EN and FSC-STD-40-004 (Version 2.1) EN for FSC Chain of Custody Certification. Certificate number: TT-COC-003864 License number: FSC-C109573.
A natural timber finish that will weather to a natural silver colour.
6.7 linear metres per m2
Gripsure’s decking is supplied with tolerances of up to +/- 2mm over the width and depth, and up to +25mm on the length. Precision cross-cutting of lengths is available on request, giving a length tolerance of +/- 1mm. Tolerances for the non slip inserts are +/-2mm for width and height.
Gripsure recommends pre-drilling hardwood decking boards and using Spax Wirox C4 4.5x60mm decking screws available from our online shop.
Innovative decking completes cafe for water sports centre
Gripsure Hardwood non slip decking is keeping explorers on their feet on the Canopy rope bridge and walkway at the Eden Project Cornwall.