About LITE guard

The creators of the LITE guard system for Trench Shoring were established Civil and Drainage Contractors and ground workers, specialising in the supply of reticulated sewers to country towns and working in existing backyards or restricted locations. Seeing the need for an ultra light shoring system to suit the new range of mini excavators released onto the market they developed the light weight trench shoring system; LITE guard.

They are able to advise on the choice of trench shields for your particular project. If there is a preference to hire they will assist in locating the closest hire company that stocks the LITE guard product.

One of the benefits of choosing LITE guard trench shields is that they will customise the shoring to your company requirements. The continuing development of this product makes it the leader in light weight shoring with higher strength to weight ratios than similar steel shoring.

LITE guard aluminium trench shields are in many cases structurally stronger than steel when it comes to the working loads of a trench collapse. LITE guard meets all the safety requirements of the BS EN Standards, USA Standards and Australian Standards

These include:

  • British and European Standards BS. EN 13331.1 and 13331.2
  • Australia & New Zealand Standard AS 4744.1-2000.
  • United States Standard, OSHA Sub Part P

We can work with anyone to develop or modify any of our products to meet your specific needs.