Sign Up to Our Newsletter

Open

Product by Category > Drainage Systems > ProDrain® Strip Filter Drain


Use & Purpose

  • Replacement For Traditional Aggregate Drainage Treatments

Highlights

  • Economical Alternative To Traditional Granular Methods
  • Lightweight And Easy To Install
  • Wide Range Of Products To Suit The Application

General Information

Global Synthetics provides a complete range of geo-composite drainage products and systems for complete point source water management. Global Synthetics drainage products and systems manages stormwater as a resource and enhances the social and environmental amenity of the urban landscape. Global Synthetics drainage products are lightweight and efficient to install. The products are a replacement for traditional aggregate drainage treatments.

Product Information

ProDrain® SD Series Strip Filter Drains are prefabricated drainage composites for the efficient filtering of groundwater. All SD drainage cores are encapsulated with a high flow geotextile that prevents long term blockage of the drain core by excluding the ingress of fine soil particles. The core is made from HDPE polymer combined with a PP/PET geotextile. Both polymers are inert to a wide range of acids and alkalis likely to be found in a soil environment.

Application

ProDrain SD Strip Filter Drains are designed for applications of :

  • subsoil drainage as road edge drains,
  • sports field broad acre drainage,
  • vertical drainage components in cut face applications (behind facing systems such as shotcrete) and as a drainage collection system at the base of retaining walls.

ProDrain® SD drainage systems provide more efficient drainage capacities than imported natural materials such as crushed aggregate and conventional pipe systems. The ProDrain prefabricated drainage products are lightweight, easy to handle and install, providing a more cost effective method of drainage than traditional methods. ProDrain SD Series Strip Filter Drains require minimal trench excavation and come in a wide selection of depths for a variety of applications and site conditions

We also offer a complete range of purpose designed strip filter fittings that are complimentary to the strip filter drainage products and allow the greatest use of the product in a variety of inlet, outlet and maintenance applications that the ProDrain® strip filter product may be used.

For more information please refer to the Technical Document located on the right.



Case Study

ProDrain® – Welby Highway Cutting

The use of ProDrain® Strip Filter Drain is an ideal product for use in combination with stabilisation treatments of cliff faces and steep slopes with shotcrete face treatments.

View More Case Studies


Latest Posts

October 16th, 2017

Protecting The Environment with Geosynthetics

Geosynthetics are predominately plastic products made from polymeric materials that are helping us conserve resources and protect the environment.  These important products include geotextiles,...

Read More
August 9th, 2017

ENGINEERED EARTH ARMOURING SEMINAR SERIES NOV 2017

Propex and Global Synthetics are proud to present a High Performance Turf Reinforcement Mats and Anchoring Systems Seminar . KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVES: -  An introduction to the manufacturing...

Read More
July 19th, 2017

Keeping Slopes in Check

One of the most naturally occurring processes on soil surfaces is soil erosion. The word "erosion" is derived from the Latin "erosio", meaning to "gnaw away".  The main agents of soil erosion are...

Read More
June 15th, 2017

HOW TO OPTIMISE YOUR LAND SPACE

HOW TO OPTIMISE YOUR LAND SPACE- using retaining walls to expand the buildable area . From the early days, man has been layering rows of stones to keep soil out of their campsites -  the...

Read More


If you would like further information
about any of our products please

Contact Us
Contact Us