Aluminum Panel Shields
Speed Shore’s Aluminum Panel Shields (APS) provide exceptional strength at minimal weight — as little as half the weight of comparable steel trench shields. These versatile aluminum trench shields are specifically designed for municipalities, utility companies, plumbers and contractors who generally use a rubber-tired backhoe or light excavator.
Available in a full range of sizes and configurations, Speed Shore’s Aluminum Panel Shields offer the most complete array of standard features and options in the industry. Rugged steel lifting and pulling eyes, heavy-duty stacking sockets and foam-filled walls are just a few of the many features offered. A variety of spreader options are available, to include adjustable telescoping steel spreaders, hydraulic cylinders, and fixed-length static spreaders. The shields smooth exterior walls minimize pulling friction, while preventing the accumulation of dirt and debris.
Ideal for utility maintenance and repair, pipeline bell holes, cable splice pits and light utility installations, Speed Shore’s Aluminum Panel Shields offer the ultimate in lightweight, high-capacity trench shielding.