Shock Absorption Pad enhances artificial sports turf surfaces.

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Made from cross-link, closed-cell, and co-polymer virgin foam, Shock 'n Drain pads provide the base layer for artificial/synthetic turf. Performance characteristics meet FIFA and UEFA requirements, and GMAX rating will stay consistent over 8-12 year period. Available in rolls to facilitate installation, shock attenuation pads are 100% recyclable and may qualify for LEED certification points.

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Shock 'n Drain* - Shock Absorption Pad

From Target Technologies: the next generation of synthetic turf shock & drainage pads

Vancouver, British Columbia - The best artificial/synthetic sports turf surfaces rely on highly-complex, engineered systems as the starting point for their success. When you utilize top-quality materials to build a system, the result is an optimal playing surface - praised by teams and coaches alike. Introducing Target Technologies (TTII) new Shock 'n Drain - shock attenuation pad.

Made from cross-link, closed-cell, and co-polymer virgin foam Shock 'n Drain pads offer a new and technically superior generation of under pad base, for synthetic turf surfaces. Incorporating a state-of-the-art & uniquely engineered design (*patent pending,) Shock 'n Drain pads were developed to provide the ultimate base layer for artificial turf - and are available in rolls for easy installation. Various performance characteristics required for conformance to such certification bodies as FIFA and UEFA have been incorporated into Shock 'n Drain.

When interviewed about the addition of Shock 'n Drain to its family of fine products, TTII's Managing Director - John Giraud, stated: "We wanted to offer a superior shock pad that would compliment our existing products & systems, as well contribute to reduced bodily injuries to players. Now with Shock 'n Drain on board, TTII is able to offer a full line of system products - from infill to sub-base."

With a GMAX rating that will stay consistent over an 8-12 year period, Shock 'n Drain pads provide a vital contribution & enhancement to the performance of 21st century synthetic turf sports systems. Made in North America the pads are 100% recyclable after the life of the field, and may qualify for LEED certification points. Through its Logistics Division Target Technologies can manage shipping of truck-load quantities of Shock 'n Drain direct to our customers' project sites - throughout North America.

A member of the QUIKRETE(TM) Group of Companies, Target Technologies International is a leading supplier of environmentally friendly products and logistics solutions to the synthetic sports turf & rubber mulch industries. For more information, visit us online at or contact TTII Sales: By phone: 888-887-7373.

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