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Clark-Drain raises the bar for residential drainage and access solutions. Made in the UK, Pro-Shield Max is an industry first.

Access cover system optimises sustainability, safety, durability, load-bearing, and low life-cost, in a unique package

Drainage industry leader Clark-Drain has said that its Pro-Shield Max access cover solution combines environmental sustainability with operational and financial benefits in a way that is not available from any other supplier in the market, continuing their journey on both innovation and ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance).

Pro-Shield Max is an access cover system designed specifically for drainage and other sub-surface services in residential areas and on driveways.

What distinguishes it from other such products is a unique honeycomb construction that not only makes the cover strong and resilient (its B125 rating means it can withstand a load of up to 12.5 tonnes, so is suitable even for areas where heavier vehicles pass) but also keeps it unusually light.

Additionally, the glass-filled nylon material used to make the cover is both recycled and recyclable – a commitment to sustainability that is also reflected in the materials used in many of Clark-Drain’s drainage products.

Aside from the environmental credentials, in use - as well as in terms of cost and return on investment - Pro-Shield Max’s design raises the bar on many fronts, including:

  • Resilience and low life-cost – The cover is exceptionally hard-wearing and far more cost-effective over its lifespan.
  • Ease and economy of installation – The cover can be carried single-handedly, as it is well within weight-handling limits, meaning it can be fitted more quickly, using fewer people, and at lower cost.
  •  Safety, security, and protection from liability – The Pro-Shield Max cover, frame, and reducer all lock into each other, for a secure and safe installation. The surface is also anti-skid to ensure pedestrians’ safety.

Clark-Drain’s Head of Sales and Marketing, John Carter, said “For almost 60 years, we’ve been pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with drainage and access solutions, and as sustainability becomes an ever more important issue, we’ve invested heavily in developing more environmentally responsible products.

Pro-Shield Max delivers above and beyond on all fronts, and we believe this combination is truly unique.”

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