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KNOW YOU’RE BUILDING WITH THE BEST
In line with the Non-Conforming Building Products Code of Practice Guidelines, Aussie Concrete Products are proud to report that the
THE RIDGI SYSTEM
When you do-it-yourself using a RIDGI reinforced retaining wall system you can be confident that you are using a system has been designed and engineered specifically for retaining walls, garden edging and beds up to a height of 90cm (900mm)
The RIDGI system comprises of concrete sleepers and a strong, long lasting 60UC hot dipped galvanised steel post system. This ensures you won’t have to worry about termites, rot, warping and your RIDGI will stand the test of time.
RIDGI system has a 15 year warranty and is proudly Australian designed and manufactured by Aussie Concrete Products.
The variety of RIDGI system finishes enable you to easily get the look you want. Want to match your existing house colour scheme or landscape or get a timber or stone finish? The RIDGI sleeper finishes give you just you can even paint them to match!
RIDGI Concrete Sleepers
Knowing your RIDGI Sleepers are engineer designed and reinforced, means they are strong and reliable. RIDGI sleepers come in a variety of designs and textures and finishes. Many people love the ironbark which looks like timber – the smooth look can be painted to match your existing colour scheme.
RIDGI concrete sleepers are 1.5m (length) x 150mm (height) x 65mm (width).
The concrete sleeper range:
RIDGI Galvanised Steel Posts
Designed to give longer lasting protection against weather and corrosion, RIDGI retaining posts are stronger, last longer and are hassle free.
RIDGI Retaining Posts are colour coded and simple to use and comprise joiner posts, corner posts and ender posts comprise which are easily configured using the RIGDI planner into your retaining wall design.
RIDGI posts are available in the following lengths: 0.6m, 0.9m, 1.2m, 1.5m & 1.8m.
RIDGI posts are sold by full length: calculations for post length should be made based on doubling the wall height i.e. for a 90cm [900mm] wall height you will require a 1.8m [1800mm] length post.
The steel post system is colour coded and simple to use and comprise which are easily configured into your retaining wall design.
The RIDGI Planner makes planning and designing your wall or garden bed easy.
BUILT TO LAST
An enviable track record
Aussie Concrete Products have an enviable track record as a manufacturer and supplier of concrete and steel retaining wall products for the civil and residential construction industry. The Aussie Concrete Products Factory spans over 16,000m2 with a team of over 70 staff involved in the day to day operations and manufacture of the highest quality reinforced sleeper solutions.
Over 30 years of research, product development and experience has enabled innovations that have led to the development of the do-it–yourself RIDGI system which exceeds engineering standards for retaining walls below 1m and is only available at Bunnings stores.
Aussie Concrete Products has developed their own range of specially designed moulds which allow for the manufacture of a slimmer and lighter concrete sleeper for DIY retaining and garden bed solutions. The finishes and designs of the sleepers are unique to Aussie Concrete Products.
Exceeding Engineering Standards
The reinforced steel and hot dipped galvanised steel posts that are designed by Aussie Concrete Products all exceed engineering standards for lifespan and load bearing
Getting it right
Through research and development a scientifically created concrete formulation has been developed specifically for Aussie Concrete Products.
Aussie Concrete products operate to the highest quality control standards, every step of the manufacturing process is quality controlled and monitored to ensure standards that exceed Engineering Standards. From checking the mould before a pour to ensure pallets are stacked and transported correctly Aussie Concrete Products have dedicated quality control at every step of the manufacturing process.
Ensuring high early strength
By removing all air bubbles during the manufacturing process and the use of special temperature and steam curing rooms, Aussie Concrete Sleepers have a high early strength which guarantees the strength and lifespan of the concrete products.
PLAN YOUR RIDGI
Planning is everything! To make you get the right materials to successfully do-your-own RIDGI we’ve prepared a downloadable planner.
QUESTIONS YOU SHOULD ASK
How much does RIDGI cost?
Can I install it myself?
What other projects can I use the RIDGI system for?
What are the advantages of a RIDGI system?
The RIDGI system is backed by years of know-how, experience and rigorous testing by Aussie Concrete Products.
Do I need Drainage?
Drainage is relatively simple to install and will also prevent seepage through your wall.
Do I need a Building Permit?
Please have a look at our premium range of products for retaining walls above 1m. Click here.
Do I need a Planning Permit?
Do I need engineering?
Do I need a Registered Building Practitioner?
For more information click here.
What is Builders Warranty Insurance?
There's a white powdery substance on my sleepers?
Find your nearest Bunnings
Find RIDGI at the Bunnings Trade Desk, Timber Yard, or enquire at the Special Orders desk.
Aussie Concrete Products have a proud track record of over 30 years as the leading manufacturer and supplier of concrete and galvanised steel retaining wall solutions for the civil and residential construction industries. Investment in research, product development innovation and the highest quality control standards mean our solutions exceed Australian engineering standards for lifespan and load bearing, meaning we’ll get it right, guaranteed.
Need help with no obligation measure and quotes or for walls above 900mm? Contact Aussie Concrete Products on (07) 3348 1200