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Navy’s Newest Nonskid

Silvagrip Layout on missile deck

The surface-engineered grip offers:

  • Expected lifecycle of more than ten years: reduced cost with long lifecycle
  • Corrosion-proof: no rust, protects steel surface from corrosion
  • UV-proof: unaffected by weather or sun
  • Oil and chemical-resistant
  • Waterproof: ideal for offshore marine environment
  • Resistant to wear: ceramic Rc60+ long lifecycle
  • Can be cleaned by scrubbing and/or pressure washing: easy cleanup
  • Peel and stick application: ready for use immediately
  • Adhesive withstands deck temperatures up to 270°F
  • Silvagrip weighs 4.1oz per square foot: less weight on deck
  • Can be spray-painted
  • Has a coefficient of friction of 1.1: slip-resistant
  • Can be applied to any smooth, dry, clean surface
  • Has no maximum overcoat window: ready for use immediately
  • Offered in pre-cut sizes and rolls for easy replacement, installation and handling
  • Reduced maintenance, labour cost and lifecycle cost: saves money
  • No ventilation (no VOC) requirements for installation: easy to use
  • Flexible: conforms to deck substrate and flexes with the deck flex; no pop-off
  • Damaged pieces can be easily replaced anytime: easy maintenance and repair
  • Usable on all clean dry surfaces
  • Use in all weather environments
  • Not environmentally sensitive
  • Permanently safe surface
  • Helideck-certified

Silvagrip is fabricated with the most sophisticated technical alloys. These metals hold a matrix of sharp ceramic abrasives, with hardness just under diamonds. Silvagrip is very ductile and capable of being shaped or bent, but at the same time giving you the strongest and hardest non-skid wear surface.

The non-skid material is an aluminum/ceramic blend of molten metal and ceramic, applied to a backing with adhesive and a protective plastic liner. Simply pull the plastic liner and apply to your deck or walkways.

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