high friction surfacing

Established in 1998 the STS highways division are the Australian market leaders and pioneers of high friction surface treatments for highways and roads.  STS’s unrivalled commitment and experience with these specialist surfacing applications has seen the contracting & technical personnel at STS oversee and be actively involved in the placement of over 250,000 m2 of calcined bauxite surfacing through out Australia.

As specialist contractors STS recommend and endorse the use of the OMNIGRIP HF surfacing system which has unrivalled performance in Australian climate and road conditions.

The Benefits

  • High Friction – SRV > 70
  • Increased Surface Texture
  • Reduced Vehicle Braking Distances
  • Reduced threshold Braking Speeds
  • Targeted Accident Reduction
  • Reductions In Accident Severity

Typical Installation Sites

  • School & Pedestrian Crossings
  • Intersections & Roundabouts
  • Corners and Slip Lanes
  • Steep Inclines / Decline
  • Freeway On/Off Ramps
  • Bridge Decks


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