Typically, a mix of water (hydro) with recycled newsprint paper (mulch), and other additives suited for the particular purpose. Additives might include selected seeds and fertilisers for re-vegetation, dyes for colouring the surface, and/or a variety of chemicals/emulsions (such as Rainstorm’s Gluon240® to extend treatment life cycle).
Principally applied to large, sandy tracks of land such as those opened up by property and land developers, government departments, civil contractors and mining companies, Hydromulch is applied to suppress windblown dust, prevent wind erosion, improve appearances, and accelerate re-vegetation and/or environmental rehabilitation.
Providing an ideal environment for seed germination and growth.
Colour coding with dye is optional for treatment area coding. Paper materials last 6 to 12 months duration.
Rainstorm | Dust Control Products and Soil Stabilisation
Rainstorm is a specialist dust control company which offers a suite of products and specialist services to Mines, Civil Contractors and Local Governments. Since its inception in Australia in the early 90’s Rainstorm have been focussed on the dust control, soil stabilisation and rehabilitation industries. As the company has grown over time additional solutions have been developed by Rainstorm pertaining to dust management. These include automated rail car veneering, ore conditioning products along with dry fogging systems for crushers and ship-loaders. With the development of our own in-house engineering and construction capabilities Rainstorm is now creating site-specific application units, including full automation and installation along with the attendant contractor services.
With experienced corporate staff and an industry-skilled team of operators, Rainstorm is committed to its clients’ developing projects from initial site meetings, project scoping, product development and operations delivery through to corporate reporting, commissioning and maintenance stages.
Rainstorm value each and every client, large and small, and have decades of case histories and experience to bring to the table. Our services include civil works in Mining, Government, Agriculture, Military, and Oil & Gas projects.