Choose Hydroblast for Your Road Marking Removal Needs
Historically road marking removal has proved to be a difficult challenge, with numerous approaches being used that have not always given a satisfactory solution. As road markings are designed to be both permanent and highly visible, removing them can be problematic. This is why Hydroblast provide excellent road marking removal services.
In the past some have tried to either paint over the existing road markings, cover them with a thin layer of tar or gone to the extreme length of removing the sections of marked road and relaying it. These expensive, time consuming and incomplete solutions no longer need to be resorted to we can offer a unique, complete service for road marking removal.
Why Do People Need to Remove Road Markings?
Circumstances in which road markings need to be removed are quite common. Often companies that vacate premises leave behind their specific process markings on the grounds, as well as names or numbers assigned to parking bays. Frequently the purpose or restrictions of a stretch of road change, meaning that the existing markings are no longer applicable but could confuse motorists and cyclists if left where they are. We use powerful Falch machines to ensure that road marking removal is done in an exact and efficient way.
How Our Road Marking Removal Services Work
The Falch equipment is used to deploy a ultra-high pressure water jet onto the road surface. The equipment is specially modified for this purpose and uses rotary and sapphire tipped nozzles to remove the thermoplastic road markings from the surface. The precision and control offered by these nozzles ensures that only the road markings are removed, with the surface of the road being unaffected.
Our equipment is also designed to significantly reduce the amount of vibration caused by use, meaning no secondary structural damage is caused. As this system of road marking removal uses only five gallons of water per minute, it is also a highly eco-friendly system. We take pride in the fact that the system exceeds the criteria for ISO recognition and all Health & Safety standards.
Our road marking removal services have been used in a diverse range of circumstances. From removing road markings at schools to allow for clearer, safer ones to be made to helping implement new designated lanes on roads and bypasses, we have become the leading name in providing the essential and much sought after service of precise, safe and effective road marking removal.