Tuff-Lite Shield Rental – Shoreline Steel Trench Shields has a unique tubular design redefines lightweight, high-capacity shielding. Boasting the highest strength-to-weight ratio of any double-wall steel shield on the market, Tuff-Lite™ shields are built to last.
- Replaceable Top & Bottom Tubes
protect your structure when pushing the shield to grade. Damaged tubes are readily replaced with no modification to shield structure.
- Foam-Filled Walls
prevent accumulation of water, dirt and debris.
- Heavy-Duty Stacking Sockets
assure proper alignment of stacked shields.
- Thru-Wall Spreader Sockets
penetrate end vertical supports for added strength and durability.
- Easy-Access Lifting Pockets
for ease of handling.
- Heavy-Duty Pulling Eyes
enable use of a sling to pull the shield, preventing damage to spreaders.
- Certification Plate
for quick reference to shield size, serial number and P.E.-Certified capacity.
Flat bottoms are standard on all Tuff-Lite™ shields. Knife-Edge bottoms are an available option
Psf = Pounds per square foot. ** Prior to use, refer to OSHA’s 29 CFR, Part 1926 (subpart P) and Manufacturer’s Tabulated Data for detailed explanation of soil types and product application. Type A soil not exceed 25 Psf per foot of depth; Type B soil not to exceed 45 Psf per foot of depth; Type C(60) soil not to exceed 60 Psf per foot of depth; Type C soil not to exceed 80 Psf per foot of depth. Note: Allowable depths are limited to 50 feet for practical purposes. Contact Speed Shore for applications exceeding posted allowable depths.
*Includes 4 spreaders per set. Spreader Sets* Note: We strongly recommend the use of Pulling Eyes and certified slings when
dragging shields in the trench. Lightweight 5” spreaders may be damaged if used to pull shields.