Design & Technology
A pioneer in anti-fatigue matting design and manufacture
Superior Manufacturing Group is market leader in anti-fatigue and safety matting. Our brand of Notrax® floor matting has become synonymous with quality, flexibility and customer service. What started as a small family-owned mat repair company has quickly grown to a global floor matting manufacturer in the design and manufacturing of anti-fatigue and safety matting for industrial and commercial applications.
More than just mats
We do not just manufacture matting. We focus on customer problems and working together with them to create a matting product that would resolve the issue. And if we don’t have the perfect product, then our research and development team takes over with a new product design process. We are constantly developing products to address new issues that arise in the market.
Learn about some of our innovations that are transforming the matting industry:
Introducing RedStop™ by Notrax®
A New Technology that Prevents the Slipping and Sliding of Mats
Following a period of intense research and development, Notrax® is proud to introduce RedStop™ slip-resistant backing, a uniquely engineered technology that virtually eliminates the slipping and sliding of all Notrax® brand laminated floor mats.
Shifting of mats can occur when a user steps on it. The same can happen when pivoting or movement is required for the application. Smaller sized floor mats placed at work cell or individual station environments have a tendency to move more than larger mats of which the weight is mostly significant enough to keep it in place.
Introducing Oct-O-Flex™ by Notrax®
The next generation of outdoor rubber ring mats.
Finally a functional yet stylish rubber entrance mat. Its unique design of small drainage holes are EU compliant for public entrances and its smooth surface makes it the ideal mat for wheeled access (carts, wheelchairs, suitcases, etc.). The Oct-O-Flex™ outdoor rubber mat scrapes shoes to stop dirt, grit and grime from entering the building.
Made from durable rubber compounds that withstand the heaviest of foot traffic, Oct-O-Flex™ mats are easy to clean and practically weather proof. The mat has excellent adherence and adapts to any surface while the raised knobs underneath allow water to easily drain through, keeping the surface clean and dry.
Oct-O-Flex™ has straight edges and is perfect to lay in recess frames or mat wells. Oct-O-Flex™ is available in standard sizes as well as with connectors to cover larger entrance areas. Oct-O-Flex™ Bevelled is available in standard sizes with tapered safety edges perfect for loose lay.
Introducing Skywalker HD™ by Notrax®
The new Skywalker HD™. Ergonomically Engineered.
The new ergonomically engineered anti-fatigue mat that is light years ahead of its counterparts. Introducing the new Skywalker HD™ heavy duty rubber anti-fatigue modular matting system. The secret to the Skywalker HD™ lies in the unique design and craftsmanship that make the mat easy to handle and easy to install while offering maximum comfort and industrial strength.
Skywalker HD™ is available as 91 cm x 91 cm modular tiles that interlock to create custom-designed matting solutions for any work station that can easily be installed on site. Bevelled safety ramps allow inside and outside corners to finish off the custom solution. Skywalker HD™ mat tiles can even be separated into 30 cm x 30 cm sections for smaller or uncommon configurations.
Made from a heavy duty rubber compound, the Skywalker HD™ offers extreme wear resistance. The Skywalker HD™ has an ergonomic bubble that stimulates blood flow and prevents fatigue in standing workers. The mat surface is augmented with a grit pattern for additional anti-slip properties and combined with bevelled safety edges, the Skywalker HD™ also contributes to preventing slips, trips and falls in the workplace.
The Skywalker HD™ is available in a selection of compounds for specialized industrial applications such as general purpose, oil-proof, ESD static dissipative or fire retardant.
Introducing Skywalker HD™ i-Curve by Notrax®
I love your curves
Complementing the Skywalker HD™ range is a line of unique accessories including the Skywalker HD™ i-Curve™, a 45-degree modular wedge for half moons and 91 cm diameter circles, the Skywalker HD™ o-Curve, an 22.5 degree outer curve for rings and 182 cm diameter circles. The modular system is completely seamless and can be easily clicked together by hand. The unique design and craftsmanship make the mat easy to handle and easy to install. Heavy duty rubber compound for industrial strength.Snap together 45-degree wedges of 91 cm x 91 cm can be easily assembled for unique configurations for corners, S-curves, half-moons and complete circles.
The SkywalkerHD™ Curve is compatible with the SkywalkerHD™ series for coverage of large areas or individual work stations. A 13-mm thick worker platform with an ergonomic bubble pattern for maximum anti-fatigue comfort in dry industrial environments.
Introducing Skywalker HD™ Yellow
Modular yellow safety line
The Skywalker HD™ Yellow, the modular safety line compatible with the Skywalker HD™ range of modular rubber matting. The line can be incorporated in between the mats at 30 cm intervals to indicate a safety barrier, create walkways or designate working zones. The surface pattern is the same as the surrounding matting for a seamless transition to prevent tripping.
Introducing BrilliantStep™ Brush Logo Mat
Custom printed brush logo mat
Notrax 196 BrilliantStep Brush Logo Mat - Outdoor Printed Logo Scraper MatAfter more than a year of intense research and development, Notrax® is proud to introduce the Notrax® 196 BrilliantStep™ Brush logo mat, a custom-printed brush entrance mat for indoor and outdoor use. This high quality multi-functional dust control mat not only scrapes and cleans shoes, to prevent dirt and moisture getting tracked in to facilities; it also provides an excellent opportunity to promote a brand or company name because most people primarily look to the floor.
What makes the BrilliantStep™ Brush unique is the custom printing possibility. Most outdoor logo mats are sewn in or manufactured using an inlaid logo process where the logo is custom cut from the same material and inlaid within the mat. This does not allow for fine lines, shading or 3D effects. This labour intensive process not only limits the design possibilities, but also creates a large amount of waste, thereby increasing the cost of the mat.
Introducing Master Flex™ by Notrax®
Introducing the revolutionary modular multi-zone entrance matting system - Design-driven Innovation
The new Master Flex™ design blends the functionalities of a multi zone entrance matting system with the ease of on-site modular installation into an effective and ingenious matting solution. This full service matting system offers a smooth and harmonious transition from outdoor to indoor as well as from scraping to cleaning to drying. The large quality carpet mat inserts in a variety of colors easily coordinate with the aesthetics of the building and interior design while providing excellent absorption of moisture to dry shoes and prevent slips and falls.
The Master Flex™ entrance matting system offers all the benefits of a matting tile that is easily installed, rearranged or replaced. Its unique interlocking system creates a durable and seamless connection that can be effortlessly installed by hand. The 50 cm x 50 cm tiles cover sizeable areas easily and can be assembled on-site for installation in recessed matwell frames in large entrances. Made from a durable natural rubber compound that is inherently resilient, anti-slip and withstands the heaviest foot traffic. The mat has excellent adherence and adapts to any surface while the raised studs underneath allow water to drain through, keeping the surface clean and dry.