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Using Timber Mats During Disaster Relief Efforts

Disaster isn’t picky about where it strikes. Flooding, tornadoes, earthquakes, wildfires and other catastrophes can happen virtually anywhere. This means that response teams may need to deploy to areas without...
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Dust Control Mats For Construction Sites

Between heavy equipment rumbling in and out of the job site, tools digging into the soil and the loss of ground cover, construction activity kicks up a lot of dust....
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How To Control Soil Erosion On Construction Sites

Builders move a lot of earth on the job site, but not always intentionally. When the ground erodes as a result of construction activity, it can have a significant impact...
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Using Mats For Slope Stability In Construction

It may look perfectly stable but performing construction work near slopes can be as delicate as building a house of cards. Hills and inclines may appear to be solidly in...
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How To Properly Set Up Access Mats At A Construction Site

Protecting ecologically sensitive areas such as wetlands is one of a builder’s most important responsibilities. This is why so many developers choose heavy-duty ground mats for construction sites where the...
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Builders: How To Create Your Environmental Protection Plan

Builders already have tremendous responsibilities to their clients and their crews. A successful project has to be cost-effective, efficient and safe for all involved. But they also have a responsibility...
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How To Transport Construction Vehicles Through A Swamp

Construction is challenging enough without dealing with difficult terrain. Crews often have to tame the landscape before they can begin the hard work of building. In certain situations, they also...
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2018 Recipient of OutSystems Innovation Award

YAK MAT is pleased to announce we are the 2018 recipient of OutSystems Innovation Award for the “Best Custom Solution”. U.S. supplier of access mats, YAK MAT, along with OutSystems...
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IS YOUR MAKESHIFT EQUIPOTENTIAL ZONE A HAZARD TO YOUR WORKFORCE?

Have you been using untested fencing, wires or other makeshift products? Does it create new trip and fall hazards inside of your work area? Your workforce might not be protected...
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IS YOUR CURRENT EQUIPOTENTIAL ZONE SOLUTION COST EFFECTIVE?

Wooden and composite mats can do more harm than help. These all-in-one galvanized steel grates succeed where others fall short. Do not waste money on untested temporary materials that you...
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