Aluminum Trench Shields
The Aluminum Trench Shields developed by GME are static walled aluminum trench boxes designed from aircraft
grade aluminum. Manufactured from extruded aluminum panels, the Aluminum Trench Shields from GME provide protection for a wide range of depths and projects.
GME currently produces four styles of Aluminum Trench Boxes: 2AEX (2" thick), 4AEX (4" thick), 6"AEX (6" thick) and Steel Frame Aluminum Trench Shields (3", 4", and 6" thick).
All of the aluminum trench shields are engineered and designed to be used with rubber tired backhoes or small excavators.
The AEX Extruded Aluminum Trench Shield is manufactured in a 2 inch thick wall. The 2 inch shields are manufactured standard with a tough, T-6 knife-edge and rugged top cap. The massive extruded end members insure strength. Theses 2 inch trench boxes are available from 6' to 12' lengths. Designed for rubber-tired backhoes and small excavators.
The AEX Extruded Aluminum Trench Box is manufactured in a 4 inch thick wall. These 4 inch aluminum trench shields are manufactured standard with a tough, T-6 knife-edge and rugged top cap. The massive extruded end members insure strength. The 4 inch Shields are available from 8' to 16' lengths. They are designed for rubber-tired backhoes and small excavators.
Combining the best of steel and aluminum trench boxes,GME Steel Wrapped Aluminum Trench box enables smaller machines to be used on job-sites