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PERFO INSTALLATIONS AT
NORTH WEALD AIRFIELD, ESSEX

Prior to the installation of Perfo, North Weald suffered from
problems with soft ground on the grass parking area .

 

Perfo Installation

Two small hardstandings and more recently a large
parking area have now been installed on the airfield

 

 

Perfo sections are laid out in  position

Perfo sections are snapped together  using the integrated interlocking hooks

 

 

 

Completed hardstanding before  being rolled into the soft ground

Rolling the Perfo into the ground  (ideally a roller or "wacker plate" should be used)

 

 

The finished hardstanding after  rolling-in

The first resident..no longer  a stick in the mud

The two completed hardstandings at
North Weald

2 weeks later and PERFO provides  a firm parking base on an otherwise waterlogged grass area

 

The grass is already growing  back through the centre-holes, only 2 weeks after installation

6 months after installation

Some data

Size of each  hardstanding:

24 m

Approximate  time to install each one
(not incl. rolling-in):

20 mins

Number of people  required to install:

max. 2

Approximate  cost per hardstanding:

350


1500 m Parking Area
(Installed November 2002)

 

 

 

 

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