Field Splicing Skidmark Rubber Lining
The field splicing scheme of the Skidmark Geomembrane rubber liner system may be its greatest advantage over other liner products.
Welded splices are stronger than the liner
Workers learn to make quality welds in minutes
Welding problems are easily seen and easily corrected
Welding speed is 5 to 6 feet per minute, one welder operator
Welds can be made in both directions of the same seam
Quality welds can be performed at low temperatures, proven to 10 degrees F
Rubber backer strip allows quality welds over rough surfaces
No reported splice failures since first installation spring of 2011.