CABLE CONCRETE® – Articulated Concrete Block System

One of the most up to date erosion control materials, Cable Concrete®, integrates strong flexible stainless steel cables into a high strength concrete providing durability and flexibility. Teamed up with a polyester geotextile base cloth and available in four weights, Cable Concrete® articulated concrete block system provides maximum protection while allowing you to economically meet the requirements of your project from severe to minor erosion protection needs.

Features:cable concrete mat

  • Made with air entrained concrete for durability and freeze-thaw fracture resistance
  • Cables are looped on all mat edges to allow mat-to-mat connection and optional anchoring
  • Conforms to existing ground contours
  • Provides water permeability and vegetation growth
  • Allows for articulation, ranging from 20° to 60° – depending upon the block size chosen
  • Manufactured to specifications exceeding both federal, provincial MTO and state D.O.T. material requirements

Benefits of Cable Concrete® articulated concrete block system:

  • No on-site assembly
  • Minimal site preparation
  • Easy to install and can be cut to fit various places
  • Comes with pre-attached filter cloth for consistent placement
  • Highly resistant to ice damage and freeze-thaw cycle
  • Mats can be removed and reused on future sites


  • Rip Rap alternate
  • Riverbank stabilization
  • Sewage lagoon slopes
  • Access ramps/boat launches
  • Low-level crossings
  • Scour protection at culvert outlets

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