Tag: Hardwood Mats

Understanding the Lifespan of Your Hardwood Mats

When preparing for industrial projects, it’s crucial to consider the importance of hardwood mats as they provide a stable platform for heavy machinery and ensure worksite safety. However, just like any other material, hardwood mats have a limited lifespan influenced by various factors. The Basics of Hardwood Mat Durability Hardwood mats are made from dense… Read more »

Spring Back to Work With Crane Mats

Warmer weather will soon be here, bringing with it the sometimes difficult working conditions for construction sites that can come with spring. The season often brings with it wet weather leading to muddy, slippery and overall difficult construction sites that can make it difficult to effectively – and, most importantly, safely – get the job… Read more »

Heavier Cranes Need Larger Mats

Crane Mats

Working in wet conditions, soft soil or in uneven terrain can be a nightmare for crane operators, as we discussed in our recent blog post. However, you also need to consider another major factor in determining the right crane mat for your job site – what will you be using for equipment? The size and… Read more »

Hardwood Mats Contribute to Booming Timber Production

Timber is used for a wide range of products, including the hardwood mats that we manufacture at Ritter Forest Products. In fact, the production of hardwood mats is one of the reasons why timber is still such a popular commodity in the United States. This is especially true in states like Mississippi where timber is… Read more »