Skaps Industries | Geosynthetic Products & Technical Textiles


Skaps industries background

SKAPS GT116 is a needle‐punched nonwoven geotextile made of 100% polypropylene staple fibers, which are formed into a random network for dimensional stability. SKAPS GT116 resists ultraviolet deterioration, rotting, biological degradation, naturally encountered basics, and acids. Polypropylene is stable within a pH range of 2 to 13. SKAPS GT-116 is NTPEP certified and meets requirements as per AASHTO Standards and/or D.O.T. Standards.

SKAPS GT116 conforms to the physical property values

PropertyMethodEnglish (MARV4)Metric (MARV2)
Grab Tensile StrengthASTM D 4632380 lbs1.690kN
Grab ElongationASTM D 463250%50%
Trapezoid Tear StrengthASTM D 4533145 lbs0.644 kN
CBR Puncture ResistanceASTM D 62411080 lbs4.804 kN
Permittivity4ASTM D 44910.7 sec-10.7 sec-1
Water Flow4ASTM D 449150 gpm/ft22035 l/min/m2
Apparent Opening Size (AOS)3&4ASTM D 4751100 Std. U.S. Sieve0.150 mm
UV ResistanceASTM D 435570%/500 hrs.70%/500 hrs.


Roll Dimensions (W X L)Area Per Roll
15 x 150 ft.250 sq. yards
4.6 m x 45.7 m210.22 sq. meters